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Kailani Tours Hawaii: Tours & Tickets

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Kailani Tours Hawaii, LLC is a sightseeing and tour company based on the Big Island of Hawaii. We proudly offer the most incredible land based tours on Hawaii Island. Our circle island and volcano tours are simply the best!
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Hours Today: 06:00 - 21:00
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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75-353 Nani Kailua Dr, Suite B8, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1974
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Zane Smith was an awesome tour guide. So friendly and eager to help and talk about where we went and what we were doing. Loved his videos of the lava flows. Star gazing was a special extra treat. Went with family member not solo.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Terry C
Reviewed 5 days ago

No red lava, but the steam vents and the hardened lava from 2018 was amazing. Zane Smith, our guide, was very knowledgeable about the volcanos. It helps he was a Vulcanist. He made sure everyone was safe as we maneuvered about the lava. I would've...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Alana was excellent. She was extremely personable, informative and professional. She displayed a passion for Hawaii. It was more than a job. She was a joy to work with. I would recommend this company to all visitors.

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Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our driver, Grant, was very knowledgeable about the big island. His driving was great and he was very attentive. Their ad said we only needed to bring ourselves, sun screen and bud repellent and they weren't kidding. If your on the big island this is...More

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Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This may have been a slightly different tour than the short description above. Before we even got to the volcano part, we visited a coffee farm and got a private tour, discussed the telescope/observatory controversy as we crested the summit between the two volcanoes and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Betsy W, Guest Relations Manager at Kailani Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow...! We at Kailani Tours always love reading such positive reviews! It is always so gratifying to know that our guests enjoyed themselves as much as you did! Our Deluxe Volcano Experience is a fantastic way for our guests to develop first hand knowledge and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the Deluxe Circle Island Experience with Grant Mitchell as our guide. This tour is soooo worth going on! Grant is very knowledgeable about the island, its history and culture as well as many interesting factoids about the plants and animals here. Be...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Betsy W, Guest Relations Manager at Kailani Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha, and thank you for sharing your experience with us! We are so pleased to know you had such a great time with Grant! As one of our senior guides, Grant always goes out of his way to connect with the group, and provide an...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We purchased the tour “Hawaii Volcanos National Park and A Taste of the Big Island “ from Holland America Cruise Line’s Eurodam. Our tour guide/ driver Kirk( nickname Church) did an excellent job. He could not have been more informative! This was definitely the best...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Betsy W, Guest Relations Manager at Kailani Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha, and thank you for sharing your experience! Kirk is an incredible asset to the Kailani Team. His passion for the island serves to really shine through in sharing with guests what makes this island so unique. To say that this was the best tour...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Brett Zimmerman and Kirk Weston are THE GUIDES. We’ve been lots of places with lots of guides and we can tell you these two are some of the best! Knowledgeable, friendly, courteous, genuine and so accommodating of our needs. They told us and showed us...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Betsy W, Guest Relations Manager at Kailani Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha, and thank you for sharing your experience! We are so pleased to know that you had such a great time on tour! Kirk and Brett exemplify our goal in providing an excellent experience for guests. They love their work, and they are true professionals....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Deluxe Circle Tour is a great way to see the island of Hawaii in a day. We are so glad that we took this tour rather than driving it ourselves and doing a self-tour. Grant is full of knowledge of the island, the volcanos,...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Terrie V
Betsy W, Guest Relations Manager at Kailani Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha, and thank you for sharing your feedback...! Grant is the perfect travel companion for a day on the Big Island! Having grown up here, he provides insight to allow for a “local” perspective. With that said, traveling with Kailani Tours allows guests to enjoy...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on the deluxe island tour with Kailani tours. It was a great experience and Grant was an awesome tour guide with abundance of local knowledge. I would recommend this tour for any family with young children...Thanks Kailani for a great experience..More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Betsy W, Guest Relations Manager at Kailani Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are very pleased to know that you had such a great day on tour with Grant! Our Deluxe Circle Island Experience aloes guests to experience the beauty of the Big Island, all in one day.! Our guides always go out of their way to...More

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bctovegas
15 April 2017|
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Response from KailaniToursHawaii | Property representative |
Yes, we did! Not on tour, of course. It's quite a hike and quite a rugged drive for our Mercedes. Other tour companies offer the 8 mile hike on the lava to view the ocean entry. It's usually best to go at night like our... More
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Wendy M
4 July 2016|
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Response from Kathryn E | Reviewed this property |
This company is wonderful to work with !!! I would check with them directly with dates and pickup times at the hotels.
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A2Russ
13 April 2016|
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Response from slartibartfastatown | Reviewed this property |
It depends. It was a LONG day. We started at 11:30 and were not home till after 11. My kids, 12 and 14, did OK but they were cranky/irritable towards the end of the night. I felt bad for the other people on the tour but... More
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