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The Volcano Van Private Tours

73-1311 Onaona Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-8639
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We are a personal and private tour provider serving all areas of the Big Island of Hawai'i, We allow our guests to get an up-close look at the Big Island's great volcanoes, including world famous Kilauea, the most active volcano on earth. Whether...more
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73-1311 Onaona Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-8639
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"the big island"
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"fruit stand"
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"volcano national park"
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"picked up from our hotel"
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"malasadas"
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"lava fields"
in 14 reviews
"personal tour"
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"volcanic activity"
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"his enthusiasm"
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"extremely knowledgeable about the island"
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"night glow"
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"black sand beach"
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"akaka falls"
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"perfect tour"
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"lava tube"
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"day tour"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Scott gave us an excellent tour of the Big Island. Scott is super-knowledgeable and passionate about volcanos and the Big Island. We learned a lot and had a lot of fun. We visited the Waipio Valley Overlook and Akaka Falls. We stopped at Laupahoehoe park...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

We had a great time with Scott and really enjoyed our trip around the island. Very informative, beautiful scenery and lots of good chatter. Highly recommend it.

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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Even the weather could not dampen the day Scott our tour driver / guide delivered. We started by exploring an old lava tunnel on the west side of the island. The rains came and we spent long periods within the van viewing the island highlights...More

Thank Keith B
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

This was a fabulous tour. Scott picked us up at 9am and we spent the entire day all over the Big Island. My husband has a few mobility issues and a private tour with Scott was perfect, he took care of everything. I had a...More

Thank Barbara S
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

If you are considering doing a volcano tour, the one that will bring you to a real restaurant with excellent food and wine (not a barbecue sandwich place) for dinner, and will lay out a gourmet lunch is this tour. The best thing , however,...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Scott and his Volcano Van was awesome. Such a lovely friendly guy full of energy wanting us to have the best day he can possibly deliver us!! He made great suggestions and always checked we were ok. Always aiming to take us to less touristy...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

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21 August 2017|
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Response from beefandpotatoes | Reviewed this property |
The tour vehicle, as of Feb., 2017, is a minivan. The only way to get 6 into it is to ride with 3 in the last seat. That would be pretty uncomfortable for adults, but younger kids could probably adapt. As to the cost, visit... More
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Carla4Cs
27 January 2016|
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Response from Cheryl R | Reviewed this property |
We booked an all day tour back in August. Scott asked us if there was anything specific we wanted to see, as I believe he is willing to build an itinerary around your "must see" list. It was not a shared tour though, it was... More
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Emmajayee
24 August 2015|
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Response from julie j | Reviewed this property |
We just booked online, we booked the day before, we hadn't had a reply so we called up to make sure we had the booking, Scott & his wife were great, so helpful, we can't wait to go back to Kona & go again!
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