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C Big Island Tours

71 Banyan Dr, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4693
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Hilo Shore Excursion: Exclusive Volcanoes...
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Big Island Hike to Molten Lava
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C Big Island offers a variety of tours. Hilo Shore Excursions- CRUISE SHIP CUSTOMERS - we have permits to pick you up directly from the pier when your ship comes into the Port of Hilo and we work with the cruise ships such as the NCL Pride of America, Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Legend, Holland America Westerdam, Grand Princess, Celebrity Cruises - Celebrity Solstice and many more. Our Hilo Shore excursions include Volcanoes National Park & Waterfall or Lava Forest & Falls. Kona Shore Excursions include our Historical Kona Coffee, Chocolate & City of Refuge tour, Rainforest & Waterfalls or our Snorkel with wild Hawaii dolphins and Kealakekua Bay(Captain Cook) Big Island Hawaii Lava Tours- Our lava hike and lava boat tours depart from Kalapana located on the East side of the Big Island of Hawaii. The lava tours are dependent on the lava flow.Please see our website lava update page for the most recent tours available on how to see lava in Hawaii.
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71 Banyan Dr, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4693
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great shore excursion in getting to see all the highlights Hilo had to offer. Thanks C Big Island Tours for a wonderful day, informative guide, a time spent making great memories and seeing incredible SIGHTS!!!!!

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cbig, Owner at C Big Island Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Beth for warm compliments! Happy to hear you enjoyed your Hilo shore excursion off the Pride of America NCL and glad it was memorial for your group. Hope to have you join us again in the future.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had Edmond as our tour guide in Kona. He was fabulous!! He's funny and down to earth. We were on a super nice bus and since we only had 10 people, it was even more comfortable. He gave us history and pointed out lots...More

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cbig, Owner at C Big Island Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha, so glad to hear you enjoyed the Kailua Kona Shore excursion with Edmond! The Kona Coffee is a very enjoyable tour and its nice because the whole family can join.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

I was on a Princess Cruise and was unsure which port they were closest to. I called them to make sure there were no mistakes as to where the pick up place for the Dolphin Snorkel Tour. I had never been to that Island. They...More

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cbig, Owner at C Big Island Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Aloha Joe, please note all of our calls are recorded and we reviewed yours. To correct your statement when asking the phone agent which one you should select for pickup it on the online check out, it was determined the Kailua Kona Pier was correct...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Instead of pricey cruise line excursions we used C Big Island Tours. The groups are smaller and the guides go all out to make what ever tour you go on the best experience. Edmond (808 498 5747) was our guide and really was very professional...More

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cbig, Owner at C Big Island Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Thank you dearly for the wonderful review! We are happy to give cruise ship shore goers a discount.

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

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Response from toots009 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, there is no restroom on the boat.
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John S
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Response from cbig | Property representative |
Aloha John, the Lava has stopped flowing into the ocean for over 2 yrs now. The lava has been a bit quiet for a while with sudden outbursts here and there. There is a possibility it could start flowing again over night or it... More
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