Hawaii Forest & Trail will take you to some of the most beautiful spots around Hawaii. Explore the Kohala Waterfalls or the Hakalau Forest National Wildlife Refuge. Or you might prefer to go on a volcano adventure or drive to the summit of Mauna Kea. Hawaii Forest & Trail offers a variety of hiking and driving excursions on the Big Island.
Offered by Hawaii Forest & Trail, the Kohala Waterfalls Adventure offers an 8-hour round trip through the rainforest, ideal for guests of all ages. The tour includes a trip up the North Kona and Kohala coastlines near the lava flows (caves) from Mauna Loa, Mount Kea and the Kohala Mountains, and more. Guests are provided lunch, as well as walking sticks, warm wear, backpacks, and ponchos. Details
Offered by Hawaii Forest & Trail, the Bird Watching Tour: Hakalau Forest National Wildlife Refuge Adventure lets guests enjoy Hawaii’s most beautiful birds and wildlife during an 11- to 12-hour experience. Each tour departs in the mornings and includes a continental breakfast as well as a deli-style lunch. Guests are provided with walking sticks, binoculars, backpacks, warm wear, and ponchos. Details
Offered by Hawaii Forest & Trail, Maunakea Tour: Maunakea Summit & Stars Adventure offers an exciting experience for guests ages 16 and older to enjoy. The adventure includes a drive to the Mauna Kea summit to find picturesque views ideal for taking photos, a provided picnic-style dinner, a hooded parka and warm gloves, an interpretive guide of Hawaii’s spectacular cultural and geological history. Details
Wildlife fans will have the time of their lives on the Birds and Wildlife of Oahu tour. Follow expert birding guides to discover native and exotic wildlife species on a private access forest reserve, beaches, wetlands, and other natural areas of the island. Along the way, keep an eye out for the Hawaiian Monk Seal, Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle, and other endangered island species. Details
Lasting about seven hours round-trip, the Discover Volcano Country tour offers a unique experience visiting Kau—home to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Guests can enjoy seeing the Jaggar Museum, Thurston Lava Tube, Halemaumau Crater, Kau Coffee Mill and more. Tours include park entry fees, a deli-style lunch, beverages, and use of warm wear, rain gear, walking staffs, and daypacks. Details
Offering an 11- to 12-hour experience, the Epic Island Volcano Journey lets guests enjoy a unique adventure exploring the Big Island with an active volcano. Included in the journey are a delicious island breakfast, a deli trio-style lunch, an afternoon snack, beverages and a souvenir water bottle. The tour also offers a visit to four national park sites, private tours at Kau Coffee Mill, and more. Details
Discover West Oahu’s history through its people, food, landmarks, and stories. On this tour, you’ll learn more about the Hawaiian culture and lifestyle by visiting three farm locations not open to the public. From sea level to high in the mountaintops, you’ll see how Oahu’s natural landscape alters food production, tourism, and the livelihoods of the locals with help from your interpretive tour guide. Details
Get ready for an excursion unlike any other on the Hidden Craters Hike through Kona. Your tour brings you behind 3 locked gates to discover Hualalai, Kona’s infamous volcano. Throughout your tour, you’ll have the opportunity to learn more about the island’s volcanic eruptions in the 1800s, climb through a segment of a lava tube, and embark on a 3-4 mile hike you’ll never forget. Details
Offered by Hawaii Forest & Trail in Hilo, Hawaii, Hilo Tropical Wonders lets guests enjoy a unique outdoor experience exploring historic landmarks, scenic byways, and a family-owned tropical fruit farm during an interactive two-and-a-half-hour tour. Guests can also enjoy tasting tropical fruits and nuts near Rainbow Falls, traveling historic highways in Hilo, and more. Details
Experience the natural side of Oahu from a birds-eye view on the Honolulu Heights hiking tour. Follow your Naturalist Guide through Honolulu to destinations including Diamond Head, the Nuuanu Pali lookout, and the Lyon Arboretum. Discover how Oahu’s history, natural landscape, and volcanic activity has shaped life and tourism on the island while trekking through the dense forest, rocky pathways, and more. Details
Hike to the top of the tallest volcano on Earth and see a sunrise of epic proportions. This 7-hour excursion includes breakfast at the Onizuka Visitors Center, transportation to the volcano, and parkas. Wake up early and dress warmly for this one-of-a-kind tour to the top of a volcano. Throughout your adventure, your knowledgeable tour guide will educate you on Hawaii’s history, culture, and more. Details
Experience the North Shore countryside, Hawaii Forest & Trail style. Start the day in Waimea valley, hiking next to ka wai ola, the life-giving water, of kamananui river, culminating at the crashing waters of Waimea Valley waterfall. Stroll through the lush botanical garden as your naturalist guide illuminates the landscape through storytelling — cruise down the coast to a secluded beach. Far from the hustle and bustle, find a sense of serenity on this small sandy shore in the middle of the largest ocean on our planet. What North Shore day would be complete without a shrimp truck plate lunch? Dine with a truck that farms their own shrimp from a modern 36-acre pond in Kahuku. From modern shrimp farming, visit a traditional 10 acre restored traditional Hawaiian fishpond in the heart of Haleiwa. Gain a hands-on understanding of how the Hawaiian people sustainably supported their communities through aquaculture. Cap off the day with a stroll through historic Haleiwa townhome to surf culture, local boutiques, and of course, shave ice.
Optional swim under a 30+ foot waterfall.
Sink your toes into the golden sand of a secluded beach.
Dine at a shrimp truck.
Support a non-profit that brings educational opportunities to the community — with traditional and contemporary Hawaiian knowledge.
Explore the boutiques and eateries of Haleiwa town.
Join us on a walk through a serene forest that culminates with a breathtaking sunset. We have exclusive access to the area, so you’ll enjoy a tranquil tour with your family, friends, or small group. At an elevation of 2,400 feet above sea level, you’ll experience sweeping views of the west side of the island. Learn about the history and culture of the islands and the cherished relationship between the people and the land. Our naturalist guide will also share the legends of the land and history of Hawaii. After a short walk through the forest, you can relax and enjoy island fresh appetizers as you relish in the glow of a Hawaiian sunset. Sunset views vary with Mother Nature.
Highlights Include: • With exclusive access to the trail, you’ll experience a tranquil walk through the uplands of Waianae and can take in breathtaking views of Pearl Harbor, Honolulu, and Diamond Head. • Savor a scenic sunset from a private location up on the ridge at Palehua. Watch the sunset as it slips over the horizon of the Pacific. Enjoy the chef’s choice of appetizers, including seasonal fruits and vegetables. • Exclusive access to locations not open to the public. Your naturalist guide will escort you through the forest and share legends, history, and the culture of Hawaii. Details
Discover Hawaii Volcanoes National Park from a whole new perspective when you tour the park with a local, interpretive guide. You’ll learn more about the historic events that changed the park and island forever while hiking throughout the park’s gorgeous natural landscape. Along the way, you’ll see a private lava tube, enjoy appetizers on a farm, and see parts of the park others may not get the chance to. Details
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