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Maunakea Stellar Explorer HILO provided by KapohoKine Adventures

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Maunakea Stellar Explorer HILO

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Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    93 Banyan Dr
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  • 1
    Rainbow Falls
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Boiling Pots
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Kaumana Caves Park
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Mauna Kea
    Stop: 90 minutes
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  • 5
    Saddle Road
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    93 Banyan Dr
    93 Banyan Dr, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
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Important Information
Departure Point
93 Banyan Dr, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
Duration
7h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Beverages
  • Bottled water
  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Entry/Admission - Rainbow Falls
  • Entry/Admission - Boiling Pots
  • Entry/Admission - Kaumana Caves Park
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 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
30Reviews
2Q&A
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Barbara S wrote a review 03 Nov
1 contribution
The trip was canceled and I wasn't notified. I was waiting and nobody showed. I need a refund! NEED REFUND FOR SOMETHING THAT NEVER HAPPENED
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Date of experience: November 2020
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1968TR250 wrote a review Aug 2020
Wiesbaden, Germany113 contributions46 helpful votes
The observatory was closed, COVID, so we thought this would be a 2nd best. OK, haven't had the chance to do the observatory so can't say for sure, but they will have to really go the distance to beat the time we had with Rich on the tour. There were clouds and we were a bit
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Adventurer187215 wrote a review Feb 2020
Hamilton, Canada1 contribution
Everything up to the stargazing was fantastic on our trip. Rich was our guide and was very knowledgeable and attentive. We were travelling with my parents. My mom's mobility isn't fantastic and Rich went out of his way to make sure she still had a great experience. The waterfall
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Jessica G, Social Media Manager at KapohoKine Adventures at Maunakea Stellar Explorer HILO
Responded 20 Feb 2020
Aloha! Mahalo for the wonderful review special shout out to Rich. He will be happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour. If you're ever back on the Big Island, we hope you'll join us on another adventure. Be sure to follow and tag us on Instagram @Kapohokine.
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cksokol wrote a review Feb 2020
Salt Lake City, Utah6 contributions6 helpful votes
We had a wonderful deep star gazing experience on February 9! Todd—our host, driver, and star expert—was very nice and knowledgeable. We saw so many constellations and learned so much about them from Todd. We saw Venus and Mercury, and an honest to goodness comet! We saw binary
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Response from Jessica G, Social Media Manager at KapohoKine Adventures at Maunakea Stellar Explorer HILO
Responded 12 Feb 2020
Aloha! Mahalo for the wonderful review and for joining us. Sounds like you had an amazing time! We'd love to see your photos! Please be sure to follow and tag us on Instagram @Kapohokine.
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RosH2020 wrote a review Feb 2020
8 contributions1 helpful vote
Had a wonderful evening stargazing with Krystal in January 2020. Before that we walked in a lava tube and saw some nice waterfalls. But the highlight was the stargazing. The clouds looked to ruin the night but then they cleared to reveal an amazing night sky. Having booked to
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Jessica G, Social Media Manager at KapohoKine Adventures at Maunakea Stellar Explorer HILO
Responded 12 Feb 2020
Aloha! Mahalo for adventuring with us and for taking the time to leave a review. Happy to hear you enjoyed your tour! We'd love to see your photos from your tour -- follow and tag us on Instagram @Kapohokine.
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About the operator

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1968TR250
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Worth the time and the money.
Our guide was enthusiastic, knowledgeable and well prepared. They had coats for us, though we'd brought our own, th
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droyal2019
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Must do!!!
Loved this experience, it’s a must do! Our guides were fantastic and would definitely recommend this experience to
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Pauls_Travel_Tips
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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
The Good The van driver was friendly and informative. We visited some great natural areas with Volcano's National
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Jim P
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Great tour and great guides
Ona and Wehlan were great. Leigh did an amazing job of the intro to the Island and prep for our trip.
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bigafan
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Zip-lining Adventure
Had an amazing time. Our shuttle driver, John was amazing and knowledgeable. The zip line leads were friending, fun
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cassandra_altringer
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Amazing Experience!
This place and the staff were amazing! Very knowledgeable and willing to answer any questions we had. Wonderfully d
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Climber24743
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Majestic
Breathtaking when the whale swims within 20 yards of your outrigger canoe! It’s physically exhausting but well wor
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Z3899XYdavidj
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Volcano National Park
This was absolutely a great experience. Chez, our tour guide, was extremely knowledgeable and accommodating to the
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607irmav
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Best. Ever, All Island Tour!
My sister and I decided to spend our first full day on the Big Island taking the all island tour. Our tour guide, M
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DennisZ1340
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No stars to be seen, but pleasant afternoon/evening
Lawrence, the driver/tour guide/chef, was prompt, amicable, and a font of Island knowledge. The family at Kona Farm
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349loretta
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KapohoKine Mo Better
This excursion was recommended by the concierge at the resort. It was everything they said it would be. Spectular g
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266becky
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Amazing Ziplining!!!
Do this! The guides are amazing. Views of waterfalls are extraordinary!!! Very safe. My kids (age 7 and 9) had a ba
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V8507HHshawnb
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Side by side fun
We did the ride today and it was awesome. Rained last night so it made for more enjoyment if you know what I mean.
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clinthenrie
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Good day out with the kids.
Scenery was beautiful. Guides were safe,professional, and fun. My kids will talk about it for years to come.
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Mbotch34
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Outstanding time, Wonderful Staff!!!!!
These guys ROCK!! The guides were fabulous from the van ride up to the zip lining crew our family had a blast. Pr
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Key Details
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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