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Lava Boat Tours | Big Island Lava Tours

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Booking Terms

  • One passenger in each group must be English speaking.
  • Guests need to be in good health.
  • Guests with issues with back, neck, or joints including heart problems, osteoporosis, recent injuries, obesity & pregnancy’s are not allowed on tour.
  • If handicapped please consult physician before considering tour and must inform reservationist during booking.
  • Adventure Tour! Expect bumpy and exciting boat ride.
  • Guests must be 4-75 years old.
  • Guests must be able to climb a 10 ft ladder.
  • Guest must be under 250lbs.

All passengers need to check in 30 minutes prior to departure time. Late passengers or no shows will be charged full tour amount with $100 rebooking fee. We have limited seating & do not over book our tours.

Lava Boat Tours | Big Island Lava Tours

Best Big Island lava flow tour to see the current active lava flowing from Kilauea Volcano into the sea!  Big Island Lava Tours are the premiere Hawaii Volcano Tours.

  • World Famous Hawaii Lava Boat Tours since 2006
  • 40″ Custom designed Lava Boat seating for 49 passengers
  • Epic lava viewing tour for even most seasoned travelers
  • Every seat offers front row view to see lava
  • Feel the HEAT as lava sizzles into the sea
  • Convenient departures  Sunrise, Daytime, Sunset, Twilight
  • Cruise along the Hawaii Volcano National Park Coastline
  • See lava tubes, volcanoes, wildlife and black sand beaches
  • US Coast Guard licensed captains & knowledgeable crew
  • Comfortable moden catamaran with covered seating
  • Safety minded – Coast guard inspected boat passengers must be 4-75 years old, under 250 pounds & in good health with no back, bone or other injuries.

Embark on a remarkable journey along East Hawaii’s scenic coastline a Hawaii Volcano Tour by boat to discover ocean treasures. This 2 hour 36 mile guided boat excursion along the scenic Puna coast to see Hawaii Volcanoes National Park’s lava tubes, sea arches, and black sand beaches…plus active flowing lava. A one of a kind tour on the Big Island !!!

At the current moment lava flows are making way down the Pulima Pali in route to the sea. This volcano tour offers rare views of the current lava flows.

Our trips are based 100% on nature and natural occurring events. We do not control the lava, unfortunately! Lava Conditions are ever-changing we see eruption activity from Kilauea Volcano on this volcano tour! This is an open ocean adventure tour.

Everyone wants to be safe. Consider the following before booking.  This tour is a high speed open ocean tour along East Hawaii’s southeast coastline. The tour is a physically demanding tour in rough open ocean waters not a like a lake boat ride. Company reserves the right to cancel any passenger at time of tour if captain feels a guest is unfit for tour.

Safety Considerations

  • One passenger in each group must be English speaking.
  • Guests need to be in good health.
  • Guests with issues with back, neck, or joints including heart problems, osteoporosis, recent injuries, obesity & pregnancy’s are not allowed on tour.
  • If handicapped please consult physician before considering tour and must inform reservationist during booking.
  • Adventure Tour! Expect bumpy and exciting boat ride.
  • Guests must be 4-75 years old.
  • Guests must be able to climb a 10 ft ladder.
  • Guest must be under 250lbs.
  • Adults  13+ years of age. Juniors (4-12) No passengers under 4
  • Cash discount of $20 issued at tour check in time
  • Kama’aina & Military discount $10 with ID
  • Predawn Sunrise Lava Tours  Adult 220$  Junior $145
  • Predawn Sunrise Lava Tours Adult $220 Junior $145
  • Morning Lava Tours Adult $180 Junior $145 
  • Afternoon Lava Tours Adult $200 Junior $145 
  • Sunset Lava Tours Adult $250 Junior $220 
  • Twilight Lava Tours Adult $250 Junior $220 
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Sunrise Big Island Lava Tour in moonlight

Lava Ocean Tours is Hawaii’s Best Ocean Lava Tour

LAVA IS NOW FLOWING INTO SEA BOOK YOUR TOUR TODAY!

Big Island Lava Tours to see active lava flowing from the Kilauea Volcano up-close from your front row seat on-board the 40′ lava boat “Lavaone.”  Expect the Big Island lava flow tour to be will be the highlight of your Hawaii Vacation, the experience of a lifetime…  Now this is not a powder puff adventure expect the ocean to be rough we cover 35+ miles of rugged inaccessible Big Island coastline during the open ocean tour.

If you’re on the Big Island this is what you came to see Volcano Kilauea! See the Volcanoes National Park coastline, volcanic black sand beaches, lava sea cliffs, lava arches, Sea life, the ever changing Puna Coast, Junglescapes and earth newest lands. While lava’s entering the sea watch in awe as the ocean entry unleashes a lava show of eruptive splatter cones, oozing rivers of lava, crackling A’a lava, underwater upwellings, erupting lava bombs, volcanic steam explosions, and much more As the lava cools witness the aftermath left behind from these powerful lava flows, bench breaks, landslides, new black sand beaches, and geologic formations painted across the rugged seacliffs.

Our boat lava tours regularly experience: lava flowing on the Pali (mountainside), volcanic steam explosions, red rivers of lava, littoral explosions, bench collapses, plume clouds, erupting lava bombs, & ocean entry splatter cones. Explore the islands recent lava flows so fresh forever cooling. The crew all have years of experience at the lava ocean entry & are excited to you show you an unforgettable volcano tour highlighting East Hawaii’s volcanic Puna Coastline.

While the lava’s land based & not entering the sea our guests experience the panoramic view of the ever changing Kilauea eruption. Witness the settling lava benches from recent volcanic activity. This Big Island boat tour reveals boat only views of Big Island Volcanoes (Kilauea, Mauna Kea, Mauna Loa), Volcanic Black Sand Beaches, Unique Lava Tubes, Marine Life, Historic Lavascapes, Lush Junglescapes while cruising along the Historical Kalapana coast filled with scenic beauty.

Lava Fire Hose

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