Important Updates for Travelers:

Planning a trip to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park? Exciting adventures await, but be prepared for potential delays and temporary closures due to ongoing construction projects. The good news? These efforts aim to improve visitor experience and safety in the long run. More good news? Admiral Travel is here to help plan your seamless adventure!

What to Expect:

  • Construction Delays: Anticipate potential wait times at the entrance station and limited parking, especially at Uēkahuna and the Kīlauea Visitor Center.
  • Temporary Closures: Be aware that certain areas may be temporarily inaccessible, particularly during volcanic activity. Plan your itinerary with flexibility and check for updates before your visit.
  • Vehicle Restrictions: Larger vehicles exceeding 25 feet in length or 8 feet in width will have limited access beyond Kilauea Military Camp.

Embrace the Adventure:

While detours might occur, don’t let them dampen your volcanic exploration! Here are some tips for a smooth experience:

  • Plan Ahead: Visit the park website for the latest construction updates and closure information. Consider alternative dates or areas less affected by the project.
  • Be Flexible: Pack your patience and embrace detours as opportunities to discover hidden gems or explore less crowded areas.
  • Respect the Park: Follow all posted signage and closures for your safety and the park’s preservation.

Beyond the Construction:

Remember, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park offers breathtaking landscapes, diverse ecosystems, and active volcanoes like Kīlauea, the park’s namesake. Explore diverse hiking trails, witness the power of nature, and delve into the island’s unique cultural heritage.

Embrace the Unexpected! With a little planning and flexibility, your journey to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park can be an unforgettable adventure.

Information obtained from The National Park Service.