THE Volcano Geology Tour
- request a geologist with extra scientific interpretation -
Sound technical knowledge lit up by passion and enthusiasm! If you are a scientific professional, you will get a tour worthy of a peer-reviewed field trip!
Tour code: HAW_VGT
Difficulty: Custom (variable)
Duration: 4 hrs - multiple days
Dates:Custom and group dates
no scheduled dates at present
Price (p.p.): from 150 USD/p
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Customize your private tour with a geologist from ANY of our tour itineraries! Hear about the volcano's eruption history, an update on the current activity from summit to sea, current scientific theory and monitoring efforts, and ask unlimited questions for an in-depth volcano experience!
Day 1: Morning: Kilauea’s summit
From the native forests to the site of active eruption at Halema’uma’u crater, allowing for meals and transit.
Day 1: Afternoon: Kilauea’s chain of crater
from archaelogical sites tohistorical eruptions, the south flank is a living, moving part of Kilauea volcano.
Day 1: Afternoon - evening: Kilauea’s coastal plain: lava viewing
Visit the costal area with the objective of seeing active lava or the lava ocean entry at dusk, conditions permitting.
The tour starts and ends on Big Island, ideally in Hilo or Volcano. Pick-up and transfers to and from Kona can be arranged, but the guided transfer time counts towards the time of the tour.