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Small Group Circle Big Island Tour

Location: Kona, Big Island

Immerse yourself in the unparalleled beauty and diversity of Hawaii's largest island on our Small Group Circle Big Island Tour. This full-day excursion takes you across the Big Island to experience its myriad natural wonders, from the lush rainforests and majestic waterfalls to the stark beauty of volcanic craters and the unique allure of black sand beaches. With stops at a local Kona Coffee Farm, the breathtaking Akaka and Rainbow Falls, and the awe-inspiring Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, this tour offers an intimate glimpse into the island's rich ecosystems, culture, and history. Led by knowledgeable guides, you'll journey through 8 of the world's 13 climate zones, making for an unforgettable adventure.

What to Expect

Your journey begins with an early morning pickup from your hotel, setting the stage for a day filled with exploration and discovery. As the island awakens, your first destination is a renowned Kona Coffee Farm, where the rich aroma of fresh coffee envelops you. Learn about the meticulous process of coffee harvesting and milling, all while enjoying a sample of the world-famous brew.

The tour then takes you through a panorama of the island's stunning landscapes, including a stop at the serene Punalu’u Black Sand Beach, where you might spot green sea turtles resting on the shore. The adventure intensifies as you enter the heart of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Here, explore the park's remarkable geological features, including active craters, steam vents, and the mesmerizing Thurston Lava Tube.

As the day progresses, you'll be enchanted by the island's waterfalls. Witness the grandeur of Akaka Falls, plunging 442 feet into a lush ravine, followed by the picturesque Rainbow Falls, with its vibrant rainbow mist. The journey continues along the Hamakua Coast, offering breathtaking views that culminate in a stunning sunset at the Waipio Valley lookout.

Throughout the day, your guide will share insights into the island's diverse ecosystems, cultures, and geology, enriching your experience with their knowledge and passion for Hawaii.


  • Pickup and drop-off from major resorts and hotels from Waikoloa, Hapuna, Kona, etc.
  • Small group size of maximum of 13 guests for a more personal experience
  • Expert guidance from a professional guide
  • A delicious local-style picnic lunch and refreshments
  • Entrance fees to all parks and attractions
  • Comfort amenities including jackets and rain gear for changing weather conditions


  • Easy hiking suitable for ages 4 and older
  • Comfortable clothing in layers and covered walking shoes recommended


12 hours


Pick up from all Kona, Waikoloa, and Kohala Resorts

Cancellation Policy

Full price will be charged for cancellations and “no shows” unless we receive prior notice as follows: One to five guests – 24 hours; Six or more guests – 48 hours; Private charters – 72 hours.

Please be advised that we do require a minimum number of four participants on all of our tours. Although your booking has been created, the tour may be canceled due to low participation in the rare event. We will attempt to contact you and give advanced warning to any possible tour changes or cancellations.

All tours canceled due to low participation are eligible for a full refund at the time of cancellation. In the event a tour must be canceled, we are happy to offer different times or dates that will confirm the excursion will take place.