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  • 1
    Mamalahoa Kona Heritage Corridor
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Saddle Road
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Mauna Kea
    Stop: 90 minutes -
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Please call the phone number on your ticket/voucher for your pick up time and schedule.

    Airports

    • Keahole Airport, 73-200 Kupipi St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740


    Ports
    Kona
    Departure Time
    3:30 PM
    Duration
    6h 30m
    Inclusions
    • Beverages
    • Bottled water
    • Snacks
    • Driver/guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Jackets
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Dinner
    • Entry/Admission - Mamalahoa Kona Heritage Corridor
    • Entry/Admission - Saddle Road
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 26 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
    23Reviews3Q&A
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    This trip started with a visit to a coffee farm and dinner which, while pleasant enough, didn’t hint at the quality of what was to come. A drive up the old saddle road brought us to the middle of the island at about 7000 feet. Todd, our guide, set up the telescope (a 10 inch
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    Response from Jessica G, Social Media Manager at KapohoKine Adventures at Maunakea Stellar Explorer from KONA
    Responded 1 week ago
    Aloha David! Mahalo for adventuring with us and for the awesome review. What an epic shot of the moon! Glad to hear you enjoyed your Mauna Kea tour. Be sure to follow and tag us on Instagram @Kapohokine.
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    We had a fantastic time on this tour despite the complete “whiteout” conditions by nightfall, and the success of the tour was largely due to the knowledge and congeniality of our guide, Todd. Not only was Todd intelligent and well spoken, but he also cooked an outstanding
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    Response from Jessica G, Social Media Manager at KapohoKine Adventures at Maunakea Stellar Explorer from KONA
    Responded 3 weeks ago
    Aloha and mahalo for the great review. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour even though the weather wasn't cooperating. I hope you'll adventure again with us real soon.
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    John was great! Not only did he do everything for us (drive, cook, and educate). He gave us a great tour of the skies and as promised he stayed out as late as the group was willing to stay out. We stayed way past the other groups that were out there with us. We got to see so
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    Response from Jessica G, Social Media Manager at KapohoKine Adventures at Maunakea Stellar Explorer from KONA
    Responded 3 weeks ago
    Aloha and mahalo for the wonderful review. I'm happy to hear that you had such a great time adventuring with us. We'd love to see your photos -- be sure to follow and tag us on Instagram @Kapohokine.
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    I was picked up from my accommodation at the stated time. We were then driven to a coffee farm owned by Doutour (Japanese company) to take a nice walk through the farm and its lovely gardens. There were lots of little birds, wild turkeys and mongoose. You then get a free coffee
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    Response from Jessica G, Social Media Manager at KapohoKine Adventures at Maunakea Stellar Explorer from KONA
    Responded 1 Dec 2019
    Aloha Stephen, mahalo for the great review and for the great tips. Happy to hear you had a wonderful time. I just wanted to let you know, we have a giveaway on Instagram to win a 2-night stay at the Grand Naniloa and a Zippin' Volcano Adventure for two -- check out @Kapohokine on Instagram to learn more and to enter.
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    We had originally booked a Mauna Kea Summit tour, but our plans were cancelled due to the ongoing protests over the TMT. At the last minute we booked the Maunakea Stellar Explorer tour with Kapohokine and I'm so glad we did! Out tour guide Lawrence picked us up right ontime in
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    Response from Jessica G, Social Media Manager at KapohoKine Adventures at Maunakea Stellar Explorer from KONA
    Responded 31 Oct 2019
    Aloha Les, mahalo for adventuring with us and for the great review. Happy to hear you had a wonderful time exploring Mauna Kea. We'd love to see your photos from your tour with us. Be sure to tag us on Instagram @KapohoKine.
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    About the operator
    By: KapohoKine Adventures
    3,314 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
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    Volcano Explorer
    We found our guide Chris to be very knowledgeable with his history of Hawaii and the volcanic eruptions that have
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    221pattij
    21
    N/A
    Thanks to our leader Jeanette for a fabulous day touring the Big Island. It was a wonderful day with spectacular
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    derekmD9685XD
    10
    Awesome time!
    Bert, Ba’a, and Chanel were all super nice and very informative! 10/10 will do again and would recommend to all!!
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    Tom_Neal1125
    10
    Excellent activity
    Had an excellent time, 10x better then expected. The ATVs were awesome. The crew were friendly and the tracks were
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    Steve19820
    10
    Fabulous Excursion
    My husband and I had a wonderful adventure on the Mauna Kai Trauls RZR crew. Zach, Luke, and King took care of
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    krs10904
    Atlanta, Georgia
    2214
    Truly ziplining in paradise
    My husband, 11-year-old son, and I had a wonderful time zipping, then swim at a waterfall and had a delicious bbq
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    micahstiegler
    10
    Hilo KapohoKine Ziplining
    Been on multiple ziplining adventures throughout the world. This rated among the top ones, but wasn't the
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    krichards174
    10
    Ultimate National Park/Volcano tour
    Very friendly and informative tour guide. My husband and I have been to the Big Island a number of times, so we
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    faizala378
    10
    Best zip line I have ever done
    My wife has always been afraid of all the zip lines we have ever been on but this time she said she felt safe
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    K1514PNdavidg
    30
    Zip and Swim for the Win!
    The zip lines were fun and exciting - great dual lines with breaking system makes it super easy for any level of
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    K1514PNdavidg
    30
    Evening Volcano tour was fantastic, our guide Rick was even better.
    We had a fantastic experience with the evening volcano tour. Best tour, best guide, best Christmas! Rick was
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    azablan3097
    Waimea, Hawaii
    10
    Woohoo
    My time on the zip swim tour was fantastic. The crew (Tiffany, Lina, Bredan, and ashely (sorry if I got the names
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    lynnaN8082TM
    20
    Most awesome tour and incredible guide, Nick!
    This is a great way to see the island highlights in a day. The small group atmosphere and comfortable van was
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    AhahahahahAhhggs
    20
    Every trip was worth it
    I went on the Zipline + Volcano your and the stargazing tour and both were great! All of the guides were friendly
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    davidnjfranklin
    30
    Todd was awesomely knowledgeable
    This trip started with a visit to a coffee farm and dinner which, while pleasant enough, didn’t hint at the
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    Key Details
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