Deluxe Big Island Mercedes Guided Tour To Anywhere
OverviewCharter a Mercedes Tour van and an experienced guide to see the best of the Big Island on your own schedule. Choose from a variety of sample tours or design your own based on what you'd like to see on your own private tour. Our professional and volcano-certified guides can provide guided commentary while you visit either famous or off-the-beaten path volcano sights, waterfalls, beaches, valley excursions, coffee or macadamia nut tours, or a selection of them all!
Know More about this tourCircle Island Tours (Typically 12 hours) including farms, waterfalls, coastline and beaches, historic towns, tasting, volcanoes, local plants, birds and wildlife.
A typical "Northern Route" from the Kona or Waikoloa side of the island would include stops at: Hamakua Macadamia Nut Factory - Waimea's Parker Ranch - Waipio Valley - historic Honoka'a Town - Laupahoehoe Point Lunch - Akaka Falls - Hilo Downtown - Big Island Candies Cookie Tasting - Hawaii Volcanoes National Park including Thurston Lava Tube, Devastation trail, Jagger Museum and the main summit eruption at Kilauea crater overlook - Dinner in Volcano or Hilo and return via Saddle Road with a stargazing option.
A typical "Southern Route from the Kona or Waikoloa Resorts would include stops at: Kona Coffee Farm, Kealakekua Bay and Captain Cook monument, Honey Tasting, Macadamia Nut Farm and Tasting, Ka'u Coffee Tasting, Punaluu Black Sand Beach, lunch at Hawaii's Southernmost Bakery,Hawaii Volcanoes National Park including Thurston Lava Tube, Devastation trail, Jagger Museum and the main summit eruption at Kilauea crater overlook - Dinner in Hilo and return via Saddle Road with a stargazing option.
Guided Volcano Hikes of various lengths (Typically 12 hours) to either extreme lava (when available) or red lava glow tours both inside or outside or Hawaii Volcanoes National park. Hikes range from easy walks to 15 mile excursions to the major active lava areas.
Most Popular Sample Hikes:
- Three Crater Hike inside Volcanoes National Park to Mauna Ulu, Kilauea Iki, and the main summit eruption at Halema'uma'u inside Kilauea Caldera (12 hours).
- Green Sand Beach Hike (10 hours)
- Pololu Valley Hike to a Black Sand Beach (5 hours)
- Waipio Valley Beach and Waterfall Swim (8 hours)
EXTREME Lava Hikes: Offered only when surface lava is present, this would take you on a certified guide-led hike to see surface flowing lava. Typically tours from the Kona and Waikoloa area hotels are about 10 hours total and depart at 10 am.
Gourmet or Picnic Excursions to your desired fine dining location or sunset picnics on the beach or volcano lava. Our popular beach picnics include Hapuna Beach, selected the best beach in the USA over 10 times,
Evening Stargazing Tours usually at the warmer 2100 meter elevation using binoculars and telescope.
Any desired customized combination of the above!
Inclusions for Deluxe Big Island Mercedes Guided Tour To Anywhere
- All Charters include:
- Exclusive use of a deluxe Mercedes Benz Sprinter high-ceiling van
- Local certified guide
- Bottled water,jackets, backpacks, walking sticks, use of binoculars
- Child-seats upon advance request
Exclusions for Deluxe Big Island Mercedes Guided Tour To Anywhere
- For all charter tours, meals, snacks, and entrance fees (when applicable) are at your own expense.
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
The Big Island of Hawaii has 11 of the world's 13 climatic zones with a very wide range of elevations, temperatures, rainfall, wind and water. The Island is also home to numerous active volcanoes in daily-changing levels of activity that make tour planning very dynamic. Charter tours require making sure that the plan can accommodate everyone involved, so careful coordination is necessary for groups that might include guests with restrictions in mobility, children, or physical conditions by tour type. Volcano area activities often involve exposure to steam or dangerous volcanic gases and are not recommended for people with any kind of breathing impairment or risk.
Rates apply to the entire van, for up to 12 people maximum, with any combination of children or adults, however all children must be accompanied. Child seats are available upon advance request.
Minimum age: On charters that include EXTREME Lava hiking or hikes to Mauna Ulu or Kilauea Iki Crater.
Customers on any activities that require walking across uneven lava, such as hiking tours, or beach activities will be asked to sign a liability waiver.
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.