Mauna Kea Sunset

Pickup Locations

Select an ideal location according to where you are staying or your activity for the day.

We provide 3 convenient pick-up/drop-off points in Kailua-Kona, Waikoloa, and at Gilbert Kahele Recreation Area by Saddle Road.

1. Kailua-Kona

Our Office Parking Lot
Located between Kona International Airport and downtown Kona, just off Route 19 near Costco. This is where our tours originate.

c/o Taikobo Hawaii, Inc.
73-5576 Kauhola St. Suite 2
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740

Taikobo Parking

Pickup Time

MonthSunrise TourSunset Tour
JAN2:30 AM1:45 PM
FEB2:30 AM2:05 PM
MAR2:10 AM2:05 PM
APR2:10 AM2:05 PM
MAY1:40 AM2:25 PM
JUN1:40 AM2:25 PM
JUL1:40 AM2:25 PM
AUG1:40 AM2:25 PM
SEP1:40 AM2:05 PM
OCT2:10 AM1:35 PM
NOV2:10 AM1:10 PM
DEC2:30 AM1:10 PM

Please park your car at your own risk. We are not responsible for damage or theft to vehicles or vehicle contents.

2. Waikoloa

Queens’ Marketplace in Waikoloa Beach Resort
Please park your car in the large parking lot on the backside of this popular shopping mall. Wait for a blue tour van at the curb near Charley’s Thai Cuisine located near the center of the mall.

69-201 Waikoloa Beach Dr.
Waikoloa Village, HI 96738

Queens Market

Pickup Time

MonthSunrise TourSunset Tour
JAN3:00 AM2:30 PM
FEB3:00 AM2:50 PM
MAR2:40 AM2:50 PM
APR2:40 AM2:50 PM
MAY2:10 AM3:10 PM
JUN2:10 AM3:10 PM
JUL2:10 AM3:10 PM
AUG2:10 AM3:10 PM
SEP2:10 AM2:50 PM
OCT2:40 AM2:20 PM
NOV2:40 AM1:55 PM
DEC3:00 AM1:55 PM

Please park your car at your own risk. We are not responsible for damage or theft to vehicles or vehicle contents.

3. Gilbert Kahele Recreation Area

General Parking Area
An ideal meeting point by Saddle Road (Route 200) if you are staying on the east side of the island such as Hilo (40min) and the Volcano National Park (75min).

Gilbert Kahele Recreation Area is also known as Mauna Kea State Recreation Area.

44-5400 Daniel K. Inouye Hwy
Waimea, HI 96743

Pickup Time

Sunrise TourSunset Tour
JAN3:50 AM3:30 PM
FEB3:50 AM3:50 PM
MAR3:30 AM3:50 PM
APR3:30 AM3:50 PM
MAY2:50 AM4:10 PM
JUN2:50 AM4:10 PM
JUL2:50 AM4:10 PM
AUG2:50 AM4:10 PM
SEP2:50 AM3:50 PM
OCT3:30 AM3:20 PM
NOV3:30 AM2:55 PM
DEC3:50 AM2:55 PM

Please park your car at your own risk. We are not responsible for damage or theft to vehicles or vehicle contents.

Don’t have a car? Or just don’t feel like driving?

No worries! We can pick you up at major hotels and vacation rentals in Kona and Kohala Resort areas. Please select the “Hotel Pickup” option when booking. (Subject to an additional fee)