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C Big Island Tours

#11 of 43 Tours in Hilo
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Address: 71 Banyan Dr, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4693
Phone Number: +1 800-901-0468
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C Big Island offers exclusive land tours and Shore Excursions on the Big...

C Big Island offers exclusive land tours and Shore Excursions on the Big Island of Hawaii. Tours such as lava viewing on Kilauea volcano, Mauna Kea Summit, waterfalls in the rainforest,and Volcanoes National Park.All tours are done SUV,Eco style vehicles or 11-15 pas van. We DO NOT operate buses. We depart daily from Kona and Hilo.

CRUISE SHIP CUSTOMERS - we have permits to pick you up directly from the pier and work with the cruise ships weekly. We would love to show you the Big Island....Give us a call!

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US$129.00*
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Kona Shore Excursion: Wild Dolphin - Reefs -Sea Caves -Kealakekua Bay Snorkel
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US$120.00*
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Hilo Shore Excursion: Exclusive Volcanoes National Park and Rainbow Falls
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US$129.00*
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Wild Dolphins and Reef Snorkel Kealakekua Bay

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Once in a lifetime experience

Great lava boat tour. Oleather helped me book trip. Kanoa was great captain. Only 6 people on boat so it's more personal. Recommend to anyone wanting a boat tour. Fantastic.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great lava boat tour. Oleather helped me book trip. Kanoa was great captain. Only 6 people on boat so it's more personal. Recommend to anyone wanting a boat tour. Fantastic.

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Saint Francis, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What an awesome experience getting on a boat at4:30 a.m. To go out on the ocean and view the lava at dawn! The captains were so great and made me feel at ease. Seeing the lava flow up so close, feeling the heat, smelling the smoke and steam, feeling the rocks hit the boat. And then the sunrise, too! The... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

our tour guide was great, very friendly, very knowledgeable and polite. the tour was very nice and we saw lots of things that helped us appreciate the Hawaiian culture and its many beauties. we would definitely book with them again on our next trip

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Vienna, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From start to finish this was a fantastic tour. The Captain was wonderful. The water was a bit rough, but he handled with ease. He also had his son with him which was very nice. Boat is perfect -- sits 6 people, all the seats have amazing views and he takes great effort to get close and make sure everyone... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The lava boat tour was such an incredible experience. Seeing the lava pour into the ocean was really interesting to see and was a powerful reminder of the delicate balance of nature. We read several reviews about the large waves and bumpy boat ride however, we found the trip very comfortable. While the waves were large we found that our... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the most amazing experience on the sunset lava boat tour with a lovely father and son team who were fantastic. Couldn't believe how close we got - amazing!! Was so impressed and even more so after one other big boat rocked up with 30 plus people on fighting for a view and only stayed a short time in comparison... More 

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Mountain City, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was a very relaxing tour, except for the start. Had a bit of a problem finding where the pickup was. It was close to the place where our cruise tender docked. we saw many of the sights and collected some chocolate treats as well as sampling many coffee blends with kona. Wish I remembered the name of the guide who... More 

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Littleton, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took C Big Island Tours to see the lava flow from the volcano and SO glad we booked with them. The boat sat 6 people which was perfect. There is not a bad seat on the boat. The water was a little rough but it only added to the experience. The captain and his mate were great. They stayed... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In October my husband and I did a small group tour off a cruise ship with C Big Island Tours. We were on the Waterfalls and Lava Flow tour. Our guide, Mike was very knowledgeable , and made stops all along the route to point out & tell us about interesting and historical places & events. The Rainbow Waterfall was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Daisy was our tour guide and did a fantastic job. We thoroughly enjoyed the volcano and the lava tubes. We would highly recommend C Big Island Tours to friends and family.

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