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Crater Rim Drive, Island of Hawaii

Categories: Scenic Drives, Tourist Spots, Outdoor Activities
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4.8/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web
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  • The drive round the rim has a number of places where you can stop and look at the view. the are often pools of steam and smoke venting from holes in the ground. A very interesting place. 
  • We had a free afternoon but not enough. When we went there was a great fog and visibility was poor, but it was still informative and interesting, we saw lava flows of different historical moments, the Museum did very well, calderas, unfortunately some parts of the trail were closed because of lava. We didn't have time to get down to the sea, but the Council to take all the time you need to make the entire journey is well worth it.
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  • The crater rim drive exists inside the volcano national park, so will require park admission. The drive itself is very nice. You will drive through several different environments including forest, pri...  read more »
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