If you're planning a trip to Hawaii's Big Island, you can rest assured that it’s safe to stay in Volcano, Hawai’i and visit the park. In fact, visitors are flocking to the park to see the dual eruptions of Mauna Loa and Kilauea. Keep reading to find out what you need to know about experiencing this once-in-a-lifetime natural event!
Here's some fun information on the humpback whales that travel from Alaska to Hawai'i every year... And a few helpful tips for seeing these gentle giants while visiting the Big Island yourself!
Kīlauea is erupting again and the plumes of steam and glow of the lava lake can once more be seen in Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park! Witnessing the volcano’s eruption is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that you can enjoy safely. Here we share our favorite viewpoints for seeing the eruption, how to stay safe while visiting the park and more!
Hawai'i has a rich plantation history and our very own Ola’a House has deep ties to what was once Hawai’i Island’s largest sugar plantation. Read more about how the home of the Ola'a Sugar Company's manager became Volcano's Ola’a House, and discover how one man's vision for creating a place for showcasing historic artifacts and highlighting Hawai’i’s multicultural heritage became the Hawaii Plantation Museum.