©

Volcano trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Volcano

Trip Planner USA  /  Hawaii  /  Island of Hawaii  /  Volcano
(2,600+ reviews from top 10 attractions)
Museums Parks Wineries
Those who named Volcano opted for simplicity in choosing a title, taking the nearby fire-spewing Kilauea as a source of inspiration. The town of 2,500--which serves as the main gateway for sightseeing in the nearby national park--provides convenient access to Kilauea's summit caldera. Volcano, though, offers much more than a place to sleep when you visit the park--a geological and historical museum, a winery, and restaurants serving up Hawaiian cuisine round out the visitor experience here. Surrounded by lush tropical forest, the town sits at an elevation of 1,143 m (3,750 ft), making it cooler than coastal cities. However, it still offers a comfortable average daily high of 19.5-22.4 C (67.1-72.4 F) throughout the year. Plan how to spend your time in Volcano and other destinations in United States using our United States vacation planner.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Volcano

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Volcano

Volcano remains compact, so accommodations are pretty straightforward. Bed and breakfasts, cottages, and lodges represent most of the options here, but you'll also find a couple of hostels/budget inns. Most establishments feature traditional Polynesian architecture. Many accommodations sit near the access road to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, but a few are set a bit farther away from it.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Volcano:
Adventure, water activities, nature
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Nature, parks, museums
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Adventure, beaches, spas
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Outdoors, adventure, water activities
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Nature, parks, beaches
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Volcano

5 days in Island of Hawaii BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Island of Hawaii BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 43 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM CANADA July, outdoors, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: July, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, outdoors, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 18 days in Island of Hawaii BY A USER FROM CANADA November, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Island of Hawaii BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Island of Hawaii BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 29 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM CANADA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Island of Hawaii BY A USER FROM CANADA December, teens, outdoors, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, teens, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM MEXICO June, culture, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans