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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Awesome experience. Scott will taylor tour to your interests at your pace with an engaging and pleasant manner. Highly recommended.

Thank Michael W
Scott W, Owner at Apau Hawaii Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Mahalo for your great review. Being a private tour allows us to see the things you want to see with no set itinerary. Thanks for letting me show you the beauty of Hawaii Island!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Apau Hawaii tours is a one man show, but it is a really great one. Scott, the owner, operator, man-of-all-tasks - takes making his guests visit to his home island very seriously. He's friendly as a wet dog, has a heaping helping of the Aloha...More

1  Thank Melston
Scott W, Owner at Apau Hawaii Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mahalo for taking the time to write such a great review! I only wish we had more time so I can show you more of this amazing island. It was such a pleasure sharing some secret beauties with you! Aloha

Reviewed 10 July 2018

He knows the Big Island like no one else and his relaxed and easy going way make the trip so enjoyable. Would recommend him for any tour of the Big Island.

Thank Cathy S
Scott W, Owner at Apau Hawaii Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Mahalo for taking the time to write a great review!

Reviewed 20 April 2018

So glad I signed us up for this! Scott took us to see places that we would have never seen on our own and pointed out things that we would have never noticed. He is very knowledgeable about the volcanos and sites near Hilo. He...More

7  Thank Pauline S
Scott W, Owner at Apau Hawaii Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Mahalo for taking the time to write a great review! It's always thrilling for me when I see visitors wanting to take amazing pictures of this amazing island. It really is worth it getting up early to visit the volcano at sunrise. With about 2...More

Reviewed 20 February 2018

Scott provided the best tour of Volcano National Park and the surrounding area! We were a little apprehensive about leaving our hotel at 4:45am but trusted Scott to know what he was doing. He was absolutely right to get to the Park before sunrise. We...More

4  Thank dressageGail
Scott W, Owner at Apau Hawaii Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Mahalo for the kind words and great review! Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is a very special place and being able to explore it before the crowds arrive...it doesn't get any better than that! I always get jazzed when I hear the rumble from the lava...More

Reviewed 10 February 2018

While we hadn't booked a tour with Scott (we would have if we had known about it before), he saw us looking confused in the parking lot about a hike we were considering around Kilauea with our 1 year old. He very graciously went over...More

5  Thank Arbo9
Scott W, Owner at Apau Hawaii Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your hike. There is so much to see and do inside Volcanoes National Park that it may feel overwhelming. All of the tour guides I have...More

Reviewed 20 December 2017

Scott took me on a 3-hour tour of the park with special emphasis on the lava and it's formations and Chain of Craters Road. His knowledge and enthusiasm for the park, the volcano and lava were great and he showed me details and places I...More

2  Thank Ann19942004
Scott W, Owner at Apau Hawaii Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 December 2017

Mahalo for taking the time to write this great review and for posting some of your pictures! Sharing the amazing Hawaii Volcanoes National Park with adventurous visitors like yourself is so enjoyable and a real treat. As you experienced first hand, there are so many...More

Reviewed 8 December 2017

On 11/3/17 my husband, daughter, mother and I arrived in Hilo from a cruise ship, for an 8 hour stay. Scott W. was the BEST!!!! He was professional, knowledgeable, courteous, fun and took us to places we'd never have seen with any other tour guide,...More

4  Thank Chris A
Scott W, Owner at Apau Hawaii Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a wonderful review. I had so much fun sharing this amazing island with your family! Volcanoes National Park is not to be missed and, as you know, it is best experienced if we are able to get...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

Scott is so nice and very responsive over email. He goes above and beyond to ensure you get the perfect trip and has a ton of great advice and is really flexible - he just wants to give you the perfect vacation! I highly recommend!

4  Thank greenstarlette
Scott W, Owner at Apau Hawaii Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a great review! The Big Island of Hawaii is such a special place and I love helping visitors have an amazing time exploring all of the wonderful sights. Aloha!

Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

This was one our best tours ever! I was so happy that Scott had this day available to take us on a tour of Hilo! We started early- Scott was at the pier as soon as we disembarked from the cruise ship and our day...More

3  Thank Jojo-ky
Scott W, Owner at Apau Hawaii Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a 5-star review! I'm so glad you enjoyed your time exploring the Hilo area and Volcanoes National Park. It is always a special treat when we can get there early, before all the other tour...More

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