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Botanical World Adventures

31-240 Old Mamalahoa Highway, Hwy 19 at Mile Marker 16 - 16 Miles North of Hilo, Hakalau, Island of Hawaii, HI 96710
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Segway Mala Pua Tour - 90 Minutes - Rating: EASY to MODERATE
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Segway Mamalahoa Tour - 120 Minutes - Rating: MODERATE
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Botanical World Adventures includes Zip Isle Zip Line, Segway Off-Road Adventure, the World Botanical Gardens, Maze, Waterfalls and more. Drive right to the viewpoints for the impressive Kamae'e Falls best in Hawaii or Hanapueo Falls with its intimate beauty. Take a Guided Tour (reservations, please) or on your own Self-guided Audio Tour with our Audio Wands. Discover the hidden beauty of Hawaii as you explore hundreds of acres by car and on foot. Stroll through the lush Rain Forest Walk. Immerse in our Rainbow Gardens filled with scores of tropical species. wander the adjacent Arboretum and the huge Maze, one of the largest in the world! spectacular vistas include snow-capped Mauna Kea, pastoral grazing and sweeping ocean views. The Gardens is home to the family friendly Zip Isle Zip Line with Eight thrilling lines and suspension bridge. Segway Personal Transporter Tours are a truly exciting experience and another great way to see the botanical gardens with family and friends!
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  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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31-240 Old Mamalahoa Highway, Hwy 19 at Mile Marker 16 - 16 Miles North of Hilo, Hakalau, Island of Hawaii, HI 96710
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"segway tour"
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"botanical gardens"
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"zip lining"
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"garden tour"
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"suspension bridge"
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"off road"
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"plant life"
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"the big island"
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"plants and trees"
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"lots of fun"
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"fun experience"
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"super fun"
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"whole family"
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"great guide"
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"fresh fruit"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The drive from Waikoloa to the botanical gardens is a spectacular way to begin the day. Hakalau where Botanical World Adventures is located is about 15 miles north of Hilo off of Highway 19. Our botanical adventure began with the 90 minute Segway tour (there...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Admittedly, we ended up hear by mistake. I entered "Botanical Garden" in my GPS, and it routed me here instead of the Hawaiian Botanical Garden. I know nothing about the other park offerings, but the garden is a disaster.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the many beautiful places on the island of Hawaii. Everything from exotic tropical flowers and plants to beautiful waterfalls that surround the garden. Worth the price and gives you access to many places within the gardens that in most places is just a...More

2  Thank braddahben
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took my parents and my kids to botanical world adventures today and had a great experience. We did both the zip line and the Segway tour and couldn’t have asked for better guides. I highly recommend this as a great day excursion. I was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took a segway tour through the gardens. Got to sample a lot of local fruit and got good information from our guide (once he arrived). There were only 3 of us and it does not look like they get large groups at all, which...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

This was not our first Segway experience and we would rate it only moderate in difficulty. The tour did not cover much territory so was lacking in the fun that the little machine is capable of providing. We visited the gardens in winter therefore there...More

Thank SouthLava
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Mark R, Manager at Botanical World Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Aloha, We are glad you had a great time. It's also great you were able to find what sounds to be a really special discount on the tour, too. Sounds like a fun and interesting time was had with Norton touring through the rainforest that...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The staff at the entry point were friendly however we were very disappointed with the gardens.They have been poorly kept. Much work is needed. There is another botanical garden we stumbled on when travelling on the road to the painted church which was superior.More

Thank Johnboy535
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Mark R, Manager at Botanical World Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Aloha, We are interested in what may have been disappointing to you on your recent visit. We have a money back guarantee and would offer that as we would have should you have come to our guest center to express your concerns. We may have...More

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LoveLiveTravel1976
12 January 2017|
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Response from Mark R | Property representative |
Aloha, We apologize for not seeing your question earlier. The guided tour goes at the pace of those in the tour. Tours are often separated in to two groups if there are those that need to go at a different pace. Please call... More
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58JDP
5 February 2015|
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Response from Mark R | Property representative |
If you contact guest services at 888-Zip-Isle (888-947-4753) we can give you the best price possible. Say you asked on TripAdvisor for the best pricing.
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