Information about the 2018 Eruption
We are open and operating tours safely.
It is safe to visit Hilo and Kona.
The active eruption is currently on the very eastern tip of Hawaii Island in the Puna District. All eruption activity and evacuation areas are isolated to the community of Leilani Estates and the surrounding area (shown on map).
The Hawaii Tourism Authority has issued the following reference guides for visitor’s traveling to the island to answer questions about the current eruption and it’s location.
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is open as of September 22, 2018!
The national park has partially reopened as of September 22, 2018. Proposed tour itineraries are subject to change as public access is allowed. For more information on the status of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park please visit:
For more about current eruption conditions and information, visit the Hawaii Volcanoes Observatory website.