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C Big Island Tours

71 Banyan Dr, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4693
+1 800-901-0468
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Big Island Hike to Molten Lava
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C Big Island offers exclusive land tours and Shore Excursions on the Big Island of Hawaii. Tours such as lava viewing on Kilauea volcano, Mauna Kea Summit, waterfalls in the rainforest,and Volcanoes National Park.All tours are done SUV,Eco style vehicles or 11-15 pas van. We DO NOT operate buses. We depart daily from Kona and Hilo. CRUISE SHIP CUSTOMERS - we have permits to pick you up directly from the pier and work with the cruise ships weekly. We would love to show you the Big Island....Give us a call!
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71 Banyan Dr, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4693
+1 800-901-0468
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great experience and a lifetime memory. With 6 guests only, we got a great view onto the ocean entry lava. The powerfull motoryacht delivered an enjoyable ride along the stunning coast line and dolphins followed us closely. After about 40 minutes at the...More

Thank Elementex05
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked a Sunset Lava Boat Tour but had some issues with the hotel Wi-Fi, I was worried I would lose the tour because it was the last opening for the week, but we called them they completed the order on the phone and they...More

Thank Nicholas J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I think I made right decision to chose "C big island" lava boat trip. Good boat conditions and 6 pax maximum, each seat able to turning 360 degrees and get max view of every thing, good personal space too. Crew onboard was helpful during trips,...More

Thank Ruofan X
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting tour of the north half of the island if you do not mind a day of mostly driving. Nice out of way parks and beaches. Bob good driver and guide.

Thank Terence G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was truly the best excursion we've ever been on. This is the closest you will ever get to the lava flow! This was also the best boat by far to go to the lava flow. The most comfortable seats and smaller group really made...More

Thank Katherine L
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I took my 13yr old and 19 yr old with me in hopes of seeing live lava flow. The boat was clean and the seating was limited to 6 people in captain's chairs. Captain was awesome and truly cared that we got the full view...More

Thank nicoleeallen
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Fantastic trip with Sky and team. It was well-organised, helpful team, great boat ride and plenty of viewing time for everyone. This was a highlight of our trip and we'd recommend it to anyone!!!

Thank Annette M
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Amazing experience. Like watching the earth being created anew. The hike brings you all the way to the lava flow. You can get as close as you can stand the heat. The guides were friendly, knowledgeable and good spirited. The price was right. Highly recommended!

Thank 477lolo
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Very knowledgeable tour guide. I can't remember his name but he was young with ear rings and a beard/goatee. The boat was very clean and comfortable. They did a great job navigating the rough waters. It was great to hear and see the history of...More

Thank Allison R
Reviewed 1 August 2017

First of all, our captain and tour guide were very friendly, knowledgeable about the coastline and history of this particular area, and skillfully handled the boat. The boat is intimate with a total of 6 padded, comfortable seats that are on swivels, so that you...More

Thank Lance C
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21 January 2017|
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Response from toots009 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, there is no restroom on the boat.
John S
19 September 2015|
Response from cbig | Property representative |
Aloha John, the Lava has stopped flowing into the ocean for over 2 yrs now. The lava has been a bit quiet for a while with sudden outbursts here and there. There is a possibility it could start flowing again over night or it... More