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Island Cruise

This tour was booked from NCL and it was a great shoing of the volcano and crater, lava tubes and... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
Julia K
winnipeg, Canada
12 hour bus tour of the island

Our driver picked us up early in the morning and entertained us the entire day. We first stopped at... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Alicia M
Cincinnati, Ohio
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11 Dec 2017
“Island Cruise”
7 Feb 2017
“Fraudulent booking and credit card practices”
Aloha ! Welcome to the Big Island of Hawaii and the start of your newest adventure ! Lofty volcanoes, deep green valleys, lush tropical landscapes, towering waterfalls, molten lava, natural hot ponds, quaint plantation towns, and much more!... It's...more
Pahoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96778-1228
+1 808-989-1352
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

This tour was booked from NCL and it was a great shoing of the volcano and crater, lava tubes and lava formations. The guides were wonderful and explained much about the volcanoes and the activity of the flow and destruction that happened that let unusual...More

Thank Julia K
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Attempted to book a tour for relatives going on vacation. Completed online reservation and submitted credit card information. System accepted it all. Two days later, received a phone call stating that "requested" (not "reserved") time was unavailable, offered unacceptable options. I went to another company....More

1  Thank Michael A
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Our driver picked us up early in the morning and entertained us the entire day. We first stopped at a coffee company, to sample cake and coffee. Then it was onto Kealakekua Bay to look at crabs. The surf was too high for turtles. Next...More

1  Thank Alicia M
Reviewed 28 November 2015

We spent the day with Mark who showed us the Hilo area and up and down the coast from there. He was informative and showed us beautiful beaches and took us to out of the way places along the way.

1  Thank Martina O
Reviewed 12 August 2015

We found Mark at Hawaii Volcano Tours through his www.lavatours.com website. We decided to call and discuss a custom tour by telephone. We told him what we were interested in, and with his help and suggestions, put together a perfect custom off the beaten path...More

2  Thank Isabella D
Reviewed 25 June 2015

We did the helicopter tour and it was very nice! The volcano had a little bit of spill and the scenery is well worth the time...

2  Thank sandra r
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Four of us from work knew we wanted to have part of our Hawaii trip be a guided driving tour - but we weren't sure we could all get to see the sights we all wanted. Searching online we called up Hawaii Lava Tours and...More

Thank Sherri S
Reviewed 27 March 2014

Had a great day on the island of Hawai'i with Mark. My partner and I flew in for the day from Oahu just to experience another island. We were vacationing from Bangkok and in the Hawaiian islands for a conference. Mark recommended the "Off the...More

Thank Douglas W
Reviewed 23 January 2013

Just wanted to say I highly recommend mark and his tours at lavatours.com My wife and I reserved the "best of the big island" tour with mark and he picked us up directly from our rental home in pahoa which was very convenient. He was...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 2 February 2012

Well...this trip we didn't get take one of their tours as the lava wasn't flowing into the ocean. However we did take their tour in 2010 in the fall. I got incredible photographs. They are well organized and provide a great trip with lots of...More

1  Thank Barry W
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