Take flight(s) arrival at Hilo Airport prior to 9am, meet with tour guide and start the tour to Volcano National Park in the morning, make a stop at the visitor center, learn about Volcano environment and ecosystem, checkout the pioneer native plants from exhibits, then tour around Kilauea Volcano Rim find the Halemaumau crater, tranquil Kilauea Iki crater and Lua Manu crater. Then checkout some geothermal steam vents and sulphur banks, then visit the Hawaiian Nut Factory, you will be greeted by a huge volcanic plantation, try varieties flavors of Hawaiian nuts. Then drive to Richardson Black Sand Beach, find huge Hawaiian green turtles basking on the beach. Arrive at Wailuku River State park checkout the Rainbow Falls, a 80-feet-high waterfall is named for the rainbow formed in the surrounding mist and then return to Hilo Hotel.
Hotel: Grand Naniloa Doubletree hotel