Once you've booked your cruise, click on "Log In to My NCL" and enter your user name and password. If you are a new user, create an account. Once you're logged in, you should see a summary of your booked cruise(s). Click the button for "Shore Excursions". If this button is not clickable, you may need to wait at least 60 days prior to your vacation date. Once you get to the Shore Excursions shopping page, you should see each port city offering Shore Excursions for every day of your cruise itinerary. Click through each port city to get more info and pre-book excursions for each guest you’re traveling with. You can also call 1-866-625-1167 if you have any questions.
Your exciting day begins with a scenic narrated drive from the cruise ship pier to the Visitor’s Center at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park by way of the famous Banyan Drive and Liliuokalani Gardens in Hilo. Fill your senses with the ride of a lifetime! Experience the volcano up-close and personal as you ride through lush rainforest and lava frozen in time on your 21-speed mountain bike. Your cycling adventure is an eight-mile ride on paved roads around the crater rim. It consists of mostly level terrain with a couple of small uphill sections. Along with the cycling portion, you’ll hike through an incredible rainforest that leads you directly through an amazing lava tube. Other mini hikes are to scenic overlooks to witness the heart of the volcano exploding at Halemaumau Crater.
Enjoy island fresh fruit, macadamia nuts and other assorted snacks during the tour. This fully narrated adventure is truly one of a kind! After your ride, stop at the Jaggar Museum where you’ll see videos of the volcano erupting. The Jaggar Museum is also home to many seismographs, which monitor every twitch of the Earth. Your day will include a stop at the famous Big Island Candies known for its famous handmade Hawaiian treats. Throughout the tour your guide will share with you history and geology of the area during the frequent stops along the way – an exciting and active way to spend the day at the volcano.
Tours with this activity level involve walking over relatively level terrain, possibly some cobblestone, gravel, or a few steps. Comfortable shoes are recommended.
Tours with this activity level involve a considerable amount of physical activity such as substantial walking over cobblestone streets, uneven or steep terrain, climbing stairs, or extended periods of standing. Not recommended for guests with physical limitations. Comfortable, sturdy shoes are recommended.
Tours with this activity level involve physical exertion for extended periods of time; can involve uneven or steep terrain or swimming in a light current. Recommended only for physically fit and adventurous travelers.