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Hawaii Forest and Trail

Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 800-464-1993
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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 800-464-1993
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our first encounter with HFT this trip was the cancellation of our first tour activity due to insufficient enrollment. While apologetic, there was no accommodation nor alternative offered. We had many previous experiences with HFT and were surprised this interaction did not go well. Our...More

Thank bassclef427
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a large and professional company that did everything right on the trip. Great guide, food, star gazing and sunrise. Perfect! We wanted to do the sunset excursion but is was booked and were we ever glad! The idea of getting up at 2am...More

1  Thank Greg H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our driver Danny was the best tour guide, person, and most patient and efficient person. The trips, stops and itinerary was even better than we expected because of him. He is to be highly recognized and commended on his outstanding care of his customers/ simply...More

Thank Moniluv75
Reviewed 5 days ago

Was a great trip. Sunset at 14000 feet was definitely a once in a lifetime experience. The oxygen levels up there are noticeably lower than sea level so had the "2 mai tai" effect as described by our tour guide. They are serious when they...More

Thank Rebr_11
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I did the Mauna Kea summit sunset tour. Our driver and guide Hank did an excellent job of making the 2 hour drive interesting by telling us about the land around us and giving great and educational background on what we were...More

Thank Harold B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We usually like to do things on our own but decided that we'd let someone else do the driving this once. The coach was comfortable, and Eric, our guide, was great! Very relaxed, knowledgeable, and patient. We packed a lot into one day, much more...More

Thank Marla A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was a beautiful way to learn about the importance of Mauna Kea in Hawaiian culture and in science. We did the day tour and the night tour so we got to see it at all times of day. The tour guides provide food and...More

Thank linaschott
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hi Mateo, This is Ah Moi with the Mr. Lim's group. I would like personally to say a very big thank you to you for your patience, understanding of my different likes and interests, took time to answer all my queries, with your vast knowledge...More

1  Thank Kelli A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've done the Manual Kea Summit trip multiple times with Hawaii Forest and Trail ... always terrific, as was this trip with Joe. Dinner was very good; the sunset was beautiful; and Joe did a great job showing us stars and planets on a moonless...More

Thank docharp
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the Twilight Volcano Adventure and what and adventure it is. The 12 hours goes fast. It may be called a Twilight Tour but you're picked up early enough to tour during daylight as well, so you get the best of both worlds. You...More

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Theresa L
19 May 2017|
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Response from Nick M | Reviewed this property |
Hawaii Forest and trail is the tour company, you can book direct. They will cater the walks depending on the group on the day. It's about $100 per person including lunch and diner.
19 March 2017|
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Response from Jason C | Property representative |
Aloha. Thank you for reaching out, Our Epic vans are 14 passenger Mercedes Sprinters. They have enough room for you to fully stand up inside, and they also have an aisle to walk back to your seat (no hopping over folded... More
24 February 2017|
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Response from 651Scott | Reviewed this property |
The Mauna Kea summit and stars pick up depends on where you are staying, but I was also in the Waikaloa area (Hilton) and was picked up about 2:30 PM and returned about 10 PM. It is absolutely worth it and a must do in order... More