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Big Island Day Trip: The Best of the Big Island from Oahu

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  • 1
    Royal Kona Coffee Center
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 2
    Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
  • 3
    Punalu'u Black Sand beach
    Stop: 25 minutes -
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  • 4
    Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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  • 5
    Volcano House
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 6
    Kilauea Visitor Center
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 7
    Steam Vents
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 8
    Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Visitor Center
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 9
    Rainbow Falls
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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You'll return to the starting point
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Waikiki, HI 96815, USA

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pickup's between 4:30 am - 5:00 am from most hotels in Waikiki. Please call Reservations at 808-833-3000 to confirm your pickup location and time. For those staying outside of the Waikiki area, drive to the airport, Terminal 1. Meet our airport dispatcher at Lobby 3 in the Hawaiian Airlines check-in area by 5:00 a.m. for your boarding passes.


    • Honolulu Intl Airport, 300 Rodgers Blvd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96819
    Departure Time
    4:30 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Round trip coach class air travel to the neighbor island
    • Ground transportation by air-conditioned motor coach or mini-coach
    • Tour narration by a professional driver/guide
    • Hawaii State Taxes
    • Airline Fare and Fuel Surcharge
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Entry/Admission - Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park
    • Entry/Admission - Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A light sweater may be needed at the volcano area and sturdy walking shoes are required
    • Passengers with asthma and other respiratory problems should please consider other tour offerings to avoid potential health problems resulting from exposure to fumes
    • As we cannot predict volcanic activity, features may vary daily depending on conditions. In an effort to make this an unforgettable experience, the tour operators will take you as close as possible to the volcanic activity.
    • Lava sightings not guaranteed
    • The name you enter at the time of booking must be exactly as appears on your photo I.D.
    • Interisland Air Carriers will deny boarding if the passenger name, as shown on valid government-issued I.D. does not match the name on their voucher. This is a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and FAA requirement. Air Carriers proven to be non-compliant are subject to severe penalties; thus there is no flexibility with this policy.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    This tour was a good time for both my 8 year old and 15 year old Grandkids. The variety of activities kept both happy and ended in ice cream, so kudos for that.
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    I was picked up from hotel and they dropped us in Hanalulu airport early in the morning. There was one lady waiting at the Airport and handed over the boarding passes and told that there will be someone waiting for you to pickup when we arrive at Kona airport near baggage claim.
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    Response from PolyAdTours, Manager at Big Island Day Trip: The Best of the Big Island from Oahu
    Responded 23 Dec 2019
    Aloha, Mahalo for taking the time to write a review. Your comments have been forwarded to Management and the level of detail you provided will allow us to create a specific coaching opportunity. We apologize for the confusion and frustration but hope you had a nice time on the Big Island.
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    If you only have 1 day this is a great tour. No issues with communication and or transportation. Pickup was on time and a tour rep meet us at all transfer points. Very knowledgeable guide. Fortunate that we had a small group and therefore guide was able to make several
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    Me and the other two people with who I traveled on this tour were very disappointed with our overall experience. First, the person in charge of the tour arrived late 30 minutes and we had to stay in the bus and wait for her. Then, we arrived on Big Island and had to wait another
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    Response from PolyAdTours, Manager at Big Island Day Trip: The Best of the Big Island from Oahu
    Responded 14 Oct 2019
    Aloha, Thank you for taking the time to write a thoughtful review. We apologize for the inconvenience and understand your frustration and disappointment. Your comments have been forwarded to Management for appropriate follow-up.
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    We were given directions to be at the airport at 5am and wait for our guide to show up with further instructions. Around 5:30am when no one showed up, I called only to be told that our dispatcher didn't show up and never headed to the airport. We were instructed to go get our
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    Response from PolyAdTours, Manager at Big Island Day Trip: The Best of the Big Island from Oahu
    Responded 18 Sep 2019
    Aloha Kim-Anh, We apologize for the confusion and inconvenience. Customer service is a top priority of ours and we have shared your review with our management team. Mahalo for taking the time to post as we appreciate the opportunity to continually improve.
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    About the operator
    By: Polynesian Adventure
    New York City, New York
    Long Day but worth it
    The incredible waterfalls and the black sand beach were highlights for me. Our guide Larry was remarkable, with
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    New Milford, New Jersey
    Great Driver and Guide
    Rocky, our driver/guide was great and the trip there was outstanding. How can it not be with the history all
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    Rodney B
    Great tour value
    Excellent tour with outstanding tour guide Ernie. Lunch was included as well as banana bread snack at the end of
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    Excellent tour of kauai
    Hats off to Sam our guide on this full day tour. Got to see everything promised and more. Small group size made
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    Mary J
    Pearl harbour day trip
    This was a very interesting trip into the history of the Pearl harbour. The trip was well organised and we learned
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    glenn p
    Winnipeg, Canada
    Sunset tour of haleakala volcano
    Had a great time on the sunset tour. Judy was our guide and she was a lot of fun. Very knowledgeable and very
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    Robert A
    Great Tour
    Komi with Polynesian Adventures picked us up on time. Outstanding driver, narrator, historical facts, and comedy
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    Gary T
    Very informative and funny guide
    We had Gensen (Jensen with a G) as our guide for the day. He was very informative as he's been doing this for 22+
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    kaye b
    Oahu grand island tour
    I went on this tour ten years ago with my 12 year old son. I found myself comparing the 2 tours. As you know the
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    Howard Llewellyn
    Bournemouth, United Kingdom
    Howard’s Visit
    One of the most moving experiences you could ever make. Well organised timed visits with various buildings to see
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 16h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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