For information before you go, contact Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, P.O. Box 52, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, HI 96718(tel.808/985-6000; Kilauea Visitor Center is at the entrance of the park, just off Hwy. 11; it's open daily from 7:45am to 5pm.

For the latest eruption update and information on volcanic activity in the park, call the park's 24-hour hotline at tel. 808/985-6000. Updates on volcanic activity are also posted daily on the bulletin board at the visitor center.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.