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Hilo Reviews

Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"Your group gets split into two. One goes zip-lining the other goes on a nature hike in the Botanical Gardens. The zip lines are safe and fun. The guides control your speed so no need for hand braking."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"I usually don't like heights but I really wanted to try zip lining. Well I absolutely loved it and am not scared anymore. I felt secure in the harness and I just sat down and went for it. The guys do"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.9 out of 5 stars.
"This tour has A LOT of hiking and much of it is uphill. It will certainly give you a workout! Be sure to have comfortable shoes. It was very interesting and I especially liked the lava tube."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.8 out of 5 stars.
"The guides were so helpful and informative and it was the best excursion of the whole cruise. Don't miss it !"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.6 out of 5 stars.
"This was a wonderful excursion. The only thing we thought was a waste was the Lava Tree Park.....nothing to really see. The beaches of black sand and lava rocks were incredible. David tour guide was"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.6 out of 5 stars.
"We really enjoyed this tour and our guide, Rich, was wonderful. His enthusiasm, passion and knowledge of the area made for a great day. We took our two children and really appreciated how Rich made"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.5 out of 5 stars.
"The tour guide, Keiko, was an authority on living in Hilo, on Kiluea, and on the local plant life. The hike on the lava was amazing. Mackenzie State Park was amazing. Lava Tree State Park was good,"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.3 out of 5 stars.
"Our driver/guide, Po, was the best on this small van tour and was a great change from the huge tour buses! We stopped and tasted coffee at a coffee farm on our way to the unique Hawaii Volcano"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.3 out of 5 stars.
"The trip describes seeing the lava flows-there are none & haven't been any for a long time. There is a seat facing backwards. I was assigned that seat and saw almost nothing, plus it was very crowded"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.2 out of 5 stars.
"It was raining most of the day when we visited to National Park. I wish someone had warned us so we could of dressed appropriately. While in the volcano tube we had to walk through a puddle that was"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4 out of 5 stars.
"The lava tree state park was very intriguing! Ahalanui park and the rain forest zoo were beautiful. Our tour guide imparted LOTS of fun facts and history of Hilo. I can see how this excursion would"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4 out of 5 stars.
"The ride to the top is long and rough, but the views are worth it. Our guide, Eldridge, was very knowledgable and did a great job getting us to the top and answering questions. This is a"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:3.9 out of 5 stars.
"The lava tube was very interesting. Our bus driver was great. But the on the bus off the bus got to be old after a while. Rainbow falls was beautiful. The macadamia nut factory was a waste of time."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:3.7 out of 5 stars.
"The Garden was fabulous! Beautiful Flowers and pictures of the Coast! But we were so rushed through this event! There was no time to actually ENJOY the garden and take pictures too. So I saw the"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:3.7 out of 5 stars.
"April was our guide for the land/waterfall portion of the tour and she was great. We were picked up first thing from the ship and were the first people to Rainbow Falls. Definitely the time to go"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:3 out of 5 stars.
"We chose the "Flowers & Coffee" excursion because we greatly enjoy both & thought it would be wonderful. First, we ended up in a very old, dilapidated van that did not have adjustable air conditioning"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:2.5 out of 5 stars.
"We were unable to go on the normal kayaking route do to high waves. The route we did take was nice, but I feel we missed out on the real sights. After kayaking, we got into a van to go to rainbow"... (read full reviews)