- Our list of the best things to do in Volcano, Hawaii, features the top 79 nearby activities — including 40 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Volcano, HI has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Tours, Museums & Galleries, and Water Activities.
- The results below include the top 15 things to do within the city of Volcano, HI , followed by 63 popular activities in nearby cities, including Hilo, Pahoa, Keaau, Pahala, Kalapana, Kurtistown, Mountain View and Volcanoes
92% 121 votes
17-995 Volcano Rd, Mountain View, HI 96771 MoreLess Info
Coffee aficionados love visiting the Hilo Coffee Mill, one of the largest and most famous coffee producers in Hawaii. The Mill has a large store on its campus and offers free shipping on large mail orders.
95% 38 votes
Between Hilo and Volcano off HWY 11, Kurtistown, HI MoreLess Info
Hawaii's longest cave system - and possibly the longest in the entire world - is called the Kilauea Caverns of Fire. The Caverns are a series of lava tubes that descend and twist down far beneath the surface. All entrants must wear a hard hat.
99% 135 votes
16-1340 39th Ave, Keaau, HI 96749 MoreLess Info
Chartered tour provider Marylou's Big Island Guided Tours - Private Tours is a tourism firm that caters to small groups. Each tour is unique and molded to suit the preferences of the client. There are no 'stock tours.' Call the company for more information and to make reservations.
Clients of Captain Gene's Lava Boat Tours enjoy gorgeous sunrise and sunset journeys to flowing lava beds that deposit molten rock into the ocean. Cruise times and destinations vary according to the location of the lava flow.
95% 62 votes
Dec-34, Kalapana, HI 96778 MoreLess Info
Enjoy Hawaii's most unique tourist activity with Kalapana Lava Refuge-Poke-A-Stick Guided Lava Tours. These excursions bring clients to live lava flows. All tours are guided by experts who know where the live lava is and how to determine if the surrounding ground is safe to walk on.
The Pu'u 'O'o Trail heads in the direction of Volcano Village through pioneer ohia forest, brush, and grasslands. Hikers are able to pass over the solidified lava flows from 1855 and 1881, and seasonal bird hunting is allowed by permit.
A three mile drive through macadamia nut groves leads to Hershey's Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Company for a visit to the nut and chocolate processing plant. Taste several varieties of macadamia nuts, watch demonstrations, and visit the gift shop.
79% 400 votes
Hwy 11 to Stainback Hwy, Hilo, HI 96720 MoreLess Info
The only tropical rainforest zoo in America, Panaewa Rainforest Zoo & Gardens covers 12 acres and is home to more than 80 animal species, including a few endangered ones. The gardens have more than 100 varieties of Palm Trees.