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Kilauea Caverns of Fire

Between Hilo and Volcano off HWY 11, Kurtistown, Island of Hawaii, HI
+1 808-217-2363
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Very Passionate Guide

We have been in other lava tubes in Hawaii, the Galapagos Islands, Australia, and California and... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
Jim R
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Calgary, Canada
Unique experience

Steve is very knowledgeable about the lava tubes. You get a hard hat, flashlight, and gloves... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
bobndee24
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Centennial, Colorado
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“hard hat” (6 reviews)
“lava tube” (25 reviews)
“hour tour” (10 reviews)
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Between Hilo and Volcano off HWY 11, Kurtistown, Island of Hawaii, HI
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

We have been in other lava tubes in Hawaii, the Galapagos Islands, Australia, and California and this tour was the most extensive and our guide helped make it more enjoyable than the other lava tubes we have visited. Our tour lasted three and a half...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Steve is very knowledgeable about the lava tubes. You get a hard hat, flashlight, and gloves. There is a short hike to the entrance where you descend down an aluminum ladder. We did the adventure tour and spent 3 hours hiking a long ways down...More

Thank bobndee24
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

If you're interested in volcanos, this is incredibly interesting! Steve is a great guide, we learned so much and you could feel his passion for his job. We were really late for our tour (don't trust the directions Google maps gives you for this location!!!!),...More

Thank Le B
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Steve did a great job telling us everything we wanted to know about the lava tube system. I would highly recommend this tour if you are interested in how volcanoes work. You could tell Steve was passionate about what he was showing us and that...More

Thank Ezra S
Reviewed 30 March 2017

My wife and I booked this tour with Steve as part of our honeymoon to Hawaii. It was one of the highlights of our entire trip! Steve really knows his stuff and made the tour extremely interesting. Going underground into the lava tubes has been...More

Thank Brett G
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Make sure to wear sturdy shoes. No flip flops!! You will be climbing over fallen rocks and some low ceilings. Overall it was really interesting, but if you need to be somewhere make sure to let them know otherwise you may be out there longer...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

The dog was dope and chill and it was fun so yeah that's cool and Steve was the homie tho cause he was chill and it was worth it so 5 stars for this place bro hang loose

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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour through the Kilauea lava tubes. Our tour guide, Steve, was very knowledgeable about all the different types of lava and very excited to share the tubes with us. My daughter loved seeing, in person, all of the types of lava...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2016

Fantastic experience. Steve knows his stuff and really made the adventure exciting and informative. Loved it. Its a bit of an adventure just getting to it because you do have to drive on some dirt roads to find the place. But the area is gorgeous...More

Thank pitmanscove
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Our family of 10 had a private tour with Steve who was extremely patient with a 5 year old in our group who asked a lot of questions. He was helpful and knowledgeable. This location is difficult to find but calling Steve, he walked us...More

Thank Sara C
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