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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Volcano National Park, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Island of Hawaii, HI
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“jagger museum” (754 reviews)
“the big island” (806 reviews)
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Volcano National Park, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Island of Hawaii, HI
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"jagger museum"
in 754 reviews
"the big island"
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"active volcano"
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"steam vents"
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"chain of craters road"
in 674 reviews
"visitor center"
in 567 reviews
"thurston lava tube"
in 677 reviews
"volcano house"
in 390 reviews
"lava flow"
in 509 reviews
"red glow"
in 173 reviews
"after dark"
in 156 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 95 reviews
"live volcano"
in 90 reviews
"hour drive"
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"volcanic activity"
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"crater rim drive"
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"once in a lifetime"
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We took this as a shore excursion from the Pride of America. The time in the national parks was enjoyable. The craters, steam vents, lava tube, old lava flows,etc. I did feel a visit to the orchid farm was a waste of time. I would...More

Thank cliftonlaura
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

We were lucky to be there on a day when the lava lake was just 94 feet below the rim of the crater, and we could easily see the lava boiling and exploding, It was an amazing sight. I understand that the lava goes up...More

1  Thank OJMO
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

A must see. So much to do and see you can easily spend multiple days here. We stayed just outside the park so we could go in and out easily. It was hazy and raining the first day so we went back later to get...More

1  Thank MammaLax
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

We chose to go to Hawaii Island specifically because we did want to visit this national park. The park is very diverse in terms of the areas that you can visit. Beyond the geothermal features and crater/lava pool, there are rainforests, lava fields, and a...More

1  Thank LeRoyFam
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This park is the site of kilauea, one of the most active volcanoes in the world and of course the caldera, where you have an excellent opportunity to see active lava flow, if conditions permit. The dried lava flows that lead to the ocean and...More

Thank rayrest
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

The views of the volcano rim with the sulphur & steam-mind blowing! From Crater Rim you get a real sense of how large the volcano top was at one time. Head over to Jagger museum - Nd the view is totally unbelievable! Another favorite is...More

1  Thank AJEmerson
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

We spent an entire day at VNP and easily could (and should) have come back for another day. We went on a guided walk of the area around the visitor's center, which showed how much had changed relatively recently. At the visitor's center, we were...More

Thank SCL94556
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

I had been years ago as a day trip from Honolulu and this time decided to take my parents as we were spending a week on the island. Unfortunately we were based on the other side of the island but were still able to do...More

1  Thank Seabird21
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We kept to the basics and easy hikes. Even so, this is an amazing place. We saw the steam vents rising from the caldera of Kilauea. We visited the Jaggar Museum where we heard an excellent talk on the history of the volcano and looked...More

Thank V-diz
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We were part of a tour and this park takes you 5 million years back to the volcanic times. Watch out from the hot gases it's extremely hot. If you want to see the Lava that's the place, make sure it's clear day and not...More

Thank Erez P
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b00ker44
20 January 2018|
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Response from tennistrip | Reviewed this property |
Please read review. The park rangers who staff the welcome center are excellent in their directions. Conditions change regarding the active lava, so you do want to allow the rangers to give you the specifics for when you... More
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swoojoe
20 January 2018|
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Response from hood04 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I do not know that answer. We visited in December. We are back to stateside
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Ysmael Q
16 January 2018|
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Response from DNDee | Reviewed this property |
We explored on our on at our own pace. With a senior pass, we got in for free. I don't think paying for a tour is worth the money.
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