Hilo Volcano Shore Excursions for Cruise Ship Passengers, Hilo Hawaii Volcano Park Tours. Tour the Big Island with us. Small groups Tours.

Hilo Shore Excursions to the Volcano for Cruise Ship passengers - Pickup inside Hilo Hawaii cruise port.

As a family owned and operated company you will have Gil or Tina as your guide. 

Our tours include bottled water, and chocolate covered macadamia nuts to enjoy while on the tour. 

Our Hilo Shore Excursions to the Hawaii Volcano is a Tour for Cruise Ship Passengers.  This  tour is 6 to 6.5 hours and takes in the Volcano Park plus many other locations listed below. We will take one of our comfortable vehicles.  

After we pick you up at the ship, we take you right up to the Volcano National Park to beat the crowds and see more of the Volcano sights than many other tour companies.  Plus we walk with you at each stop to explain the volcano formations. 

  • Thurston Lava Tube - Walk through a 500 year old lava tube
  • 1974 Lava flow - walk out on a past lava flow
  • Puhimau Crater - The deepest crater in the park 
  • Kilauea Iki - Location of a 1959 eruption
  • Kilauea Caldera - with smoke rising
  • Jagger Museum - walk through the Jagger Museum.
  • Steam Vents feel the heat and view Kilauea Caldera
  • Macadamia farm - try samples &  macadamia ice cream. You can purchase lunch here
  • Rainbow Falls - view a 90 foot waterfall
  • Banyan Drive
  • Liliuokalani Garden
  • By request - Akatsuka Orchid farm (Please let us know when booking)
  • Black Sand Beach where we hope to see some turtles

For our shared tour we take our 10 passenger Nissan NV.  It seats 3 across in each row.   Each seat is 17 inches across.  Seat belts are required in Hawaii and the seats can accommodate guests up to 250lbs.  

(Hilo Cruise Ship Tours - All Prices include park fee and taxes)

Shared Tour Price $95. per person (Maximum of 10 guests from your ship in van)

Private Tour Options (Only your group in van and  tours can be modified. Hours in excess of 6.5 at $75. per hour)

1-4 guests $575. (Toyota Sienna)

5-6 guests $650. (Toyota Sienna)

7 to 8 guests $810.   (Nissan NV)

9 to 11 guests $890. (Nissan NV)

If you have more than 11 guests please contact us

We will always get you back to the ship on time

   Payment Options: 1) Cash is preferred on the day of the tour.
2) Credit Card - $3.00 per person processing fee

We welcome cruisers on NCL Pride of America, Veendam, Westerdam, Golden Princess, Ruby Princess, Pacific Princess, Star Princess, Sun Princess, Grand Princess, Dawn Princess, Crown Princess, Carnival Miracle, Carnival Legend, Queen Victoria, Statendam, Zaandam, Noordam, Celebrity Solstice,  Celebrity Millenium, Aurora, Radiance of the Seas, Legend of the Seas, Carnival Legend, Costa Atlantica,  Disney Wonder, and any others that may visit us!  Hilo Volcano Tours and Hilo Cruise Ship Tours.

What We Do

We take you to those hidden spots.  Why pay to rent a car and then try and find your way around wasting precious time.   Get the most out of the time you have on the island.   And no big bus.  We can spend more time seeing the sights! 

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Contact Information

Email: tours@ainatours.com

Phone:  8O8 315-3O97

(If no answer please leave a message or call 217-7582)

As a family owned and operated company we will cater to your needs.  It is Your tour!  We also offer exclusive tours for just your group.


Big Island Aina Tours

PUC # 5792-C





Hawaii Time:

We are available Monday through Saturday.  All tours depart from Hilo except our Meet in the Volcano Park Tour. If you are in Kona or Waikoloa and you have a car you can drive over to Hilo for our 6 hour tour or we can meet you in the Volcano Park to begin our 3.5 to 4 hour tour.

Water and chocolate macadamia nuts are provided during the tour.

Please bring a jacket as it can be cool at higher elevations.  Good shoes are recommended for our hiking tours.  We do have some umbrellas and jackets.

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