Small Group Waipio Valley and Waterfalls Adventure


10 hours
Pick-up offered
Free cancellation
1 - 13
Mobile ticket

Overview

See three of the Big Island’s famous waterfalls — Hiilawe Falls, Akaka Falls and Rainbow Falls — on this tour to the Waipio Valley and Hamakua Coast. Discover the island’s phenomenal natural beauty as you experience a variety of terrain. Learn about the history and legends of the island from a guide, and swim at a private waterfall. Lunch, snacks and hotel transport are included. This tour is limited to 12 people to provide a small-group experience.

Overview

See three of the Big Island’s famous waterfalls — Hiilawe Falls, Akaka Falls and Rainbow Falls — on this tour to the Waipio Valley and Hamakua Coast. Discover the island’s phenomenal natural beauty as you experience a variety of terrain. Learn about the history and legends of the island from a guide, and swim at a private waterfall. Lunch, snacks and hotel transport are included. This tour is limited to 12 people to provide a small-group experience.

Description

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Parker Ranch, 66-1304 Mamalahoa Hwy, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-7503

Passing by the Historic Parker Ranch on the way to Waipio Valley

Stop At: Waipi'o Valley, Island of Hawaii, HI

Hop into a 4WD vehicle for a fun ride over shallow river streams and pass by taro fields surrounded by native flora and fauna, our guide will share the stories and legends of this special place while you marvel at Hawaii Island’s tallest waterfall, Hi’ilawe Falls, which cascades down 1300 feet in the back of the valley.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Hiilawe Falls, Honokaa, Island of Hawaii, HI

view this waterfall from distance in the Waipio Valley

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Akaka Falls State Park, End of Akaka Falls Road Off Hwy 220, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96728

In the afternoon, we continue the drive down the scenic Hamakua Coast and visit the towering Akaka Falls, which plummets 442 feet into a stream-eroded gorge.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Kulaniapia Falls, Hawaii 96720, USA

Swim under this 60-foot private waterfall that appeared in several Hollywood movies.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Rainbow Falls, Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720

This 80-foot falls plunge over a natural lava cave and into the Wailuku River below. On a sunny day, rainbows appear in the mist of the falls, making for a magical view.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Kaumana Caves Park, Kaumana Drive Mile Marker 4, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI

Descent into this ancient lava tube to learn more about the volcanic processes that continue to shape the Big Island.

Duration: 25 minutes

Pass By: Saddle Road, Hawaii Highway 200, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI

Return to hotel via Saddle Road

Inclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Luxury Mercedes Sprinter Van Transportation
  • Small-group tour lead by a professional guide
  • Entry/Admission - Waipi'o Valley
  • Entry/Admission - Akaka Falls State Park

Exclusions

  • Gratuities

Additional information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not Allowed for Children Under 4 Years Old
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Closed-toe walking shoes are recommended
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Bring swimsuit, towels, and water shoes for private waterfalls
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
  • Face masks provided for travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands

Ticket delivery

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Operates

Monday; Tuesday; Wednesday; Thursday; Friday; Saturday

Cancellation

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

SophieK05
February 2022

This is hands down one of the best tours I've ever been on. I had already been on the volcano tour, which was just as amazing, and I was so excited to go on another. Our tour guide, Dreu, worked so hard to make sure we had the best experience we could possibly have. He always checked in with us t...

940perrys
February 2022

Derrick, our driver for the full day, was warm funny and enthusiastic about the Island and made the statistics, history that he shared with us rivotting. We are now convinced that renting a car and touring with s guide book was a waste of time and money. Douglas, who droveus down the 90 foot, ...

aathating
March 2022

Another amazing tour with the amazing tour guide-Dreu. We had already been on the first tour with him (Big Island Twilight Volcano and Stargazing tour) and we loved it so much that we were looking forward to this one! It did not disappoint. This was such a unique and interesting tour!!! Waipio v...

Jo0sh336
February 2022

Today was an amazing experience, not just a standard tour. Dreu was our tour guide and made you feel like ohana. Our group was slightly downsized by guests with last minute cancelations. This gave us some extra time to experience malasadas at a local shop and spend extra time in a lava tunnel. It...

Xin_W
February 2022

We had a really good time with our tour guide Dreu. He is energetic and funny. The valley’s view is stunning. We saw several wild horses there and they came very close to the van that we could touch them. And we were lucky to go swimming in the waterfall lake. Dreu also guided us to walk through ...

mychellek2021
February 2022

Another amazing day with Dreau. I appreciate how he level sets expectations up front- this tour brings you close to nature and that brings a level of unpredictability. Our first adventure was Waipio Valley and Douglas was our area 4x4 guide. What a cool, knowledgable and friendly person. He educa...

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from US$247.16 / per person