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Our Big Island mobile app features five audio tours and you'll get all of them when you purchase the Big Island Tour Bundle.
Here’s what’s included in the Big Island Tour Bundle:
- Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Tour
- Kona Big Kahuna Loop
- North Island Jungle Adventure Loop
- South Island Epic Coastal Journey
- Kohala Coast and Backcountry Tour
Each tour uses GPS to give you turn-by-turn directions to popular sites and local gems with stories and music along the way. The audio tours play automatically using your location to give you on-the-spot information.
WHY SHAKA GUIDE?
✅ Tours never expire.
✅ Tour work offline. No data needed.
✅ Reliable GPS directions.
✅ A guided tour for a fraction of the price.
✅ Save time planning! We’ve done the work for you.
✅ Your vacation, your terms — freedom to stop and go as you please.
✅ The #1-rated travel app for Big Island.
✅ Listen to interesting stories and Hawaiian music!
The 2018 eruption wreaked havoc upon the subdivision of Leilani Estates. While there is currently no active surface lava on the island, the destruction is still evident here. You will hear first-hand accounts from real homeowners and see Fissure 8, the largest fissure from the eruption. We have exclusive access to visit 4 different properties destroyed in the eruption. (A portion of our sales goes to those who tragically lost their homes.)
When your ship docks in Hilo, use your time in port to get acquainted with Kilauea, the most active volcano on earth. Embark on a tour through the Nanawale Rainforest, a lush, tropical landscape in the Eastern Rift Zone. Explore lava caves; stroll along the most recently formed black-sand beaches; feel the warmth from volcanic hot pools, and discover Rainbow Falls. Travel trough Hawaiian back roads and discover the destructive path of the volcano's most recent eruption. Round-trip transport from the port or hotel is included.
We share a deep cultural history that is reflected in our food and unique only to the islands of Hawaii. We offer not just a tasting experience but a walk through historic Hilo town filled with memories, stories and lore that connect you to us as a people and place and leave you with a sense of awe of such a beautiful place and a deeper appreciation for our local food scene with a greater appreciation for flavors one would not have tried on your own.
Our flexibility and accommodating style set Anuenue Rainbow Tours apart. We tailor each tour to the desires of the group – where we go and how long we stay at any stop along the way is up to you. (We've listed only typical attractions and times spent at each; we happily accommodate what you want to do.) Your attentive tour guide will point out features along the way and delight you with her knowledge of local culture and history. Your guide is a 38-year resident of the island with a degree in Hawai'ian culture and history, a passion for sharing her love of the island, a great sense of adventure, and an abiding aloha spirit. Our air-conditioned Honda Odyssey comfortably accommodates 2 to 7 guests as we traverse the beautiful Island of Hawai’i and experience the sights, sounds and flavors of this incomparable tropical paradise. We are committed to delivering an excellent customer experience! PLEASE NOTE: Your $75 payment through Trip Advisor covers the 1st hour ONLY, as time is flexible.
Skip the tour bus and explore the Big Island on your own with this self-guided audio GPS touring app. Follow a short drive around the Big Island's Kohala Coast, traveling along the lush coastline, across tree-lined rolling hills, and down the scenic Kohala Mountain road toward Waimea Town. The app offers turn-by-turn directions and information on what to do and see.
Explore the Big Island on your own terms, and at your own pace, with this self-guided app tour. You'll get over six hours of audio content, a map of the island that can be used offline, and even turn-by-turn navigation. Audio commentary is available for a variety of popular spots around the island, and you can use the app as much as you want, even on future trips.
Step aboard a private 11-seat Mercedes van for a high-end Hawaiian road trip during this 6-hour, private, guided tour between Hilo and Kalapana. Climb aboard with up to 11 guests as you explore historic Hilo and travel the Onomea Scenic Drive past towering sea cliffs and rugged coastline. A soak in the volcanically heated pool of Ahalanui and stop at Richardson Ocean Park complete the experience.
Enjoy a guided one of a kind tour through some of Hilo’s most iconic areas. Learn about Bayfront, Rainbow Falls, Wailoa State Park, and finally discover Coconut Island. This is a historical and cultural viewpoint. Learn lots of fun facts about Kamehameha the Great and the area itself. Fun Hawaiian Legends are told that tie Hawaii to other South Pacific Islands.
This private 9-hour adventure from the Kona Coast to Volcanoes National Park is just the way to spend your time on the Big Island of Hawaii. With transportation taken care of for you, you can stop and see spots that strike an interest with you. See Rainbow Falls, Liliuokalani Park and Gardens, Richardson Ocean Park, Onomea Bay, Thurston Lava Tube, and the Volcanoes National Park. When booking, it’s easy to switch up this tour’s itinerary with a quick note to the tour operator, so you can have a day trip you’ve always dreamed of.