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There are THREE Routes that you may travel to get around the Big Island. Below you will find descriptive and interactive Google maps that explain each of these for you, including your approximate driving time for each, and descriptive written step by step driving instructions.
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Saddle Road Route from Kona to Volcano (approximately 112 miles / 3+ hours)
South Route from Kona to Volcano (approximatley 90 miles / 2 1/2 + hours)
North Route From Kona to Kamuela and then Down the Hamakua East Coast, to Hilo and then up to Volcano (approximatley 130 miles / 3 1/2 hours +)
The Puna District
From Volcano to the Puna District (approximately 43 miles / 1 hour 10 minutes +)
From HILO to Volcano (28 miles) Make a RIGHT TURN on HAUNANI ROAD OR From Kona Via the South Route (90 miles) to Volcano make a LEFT TURN on Haunani ROAD in VOLCANO VILLAGE, proceed abut ONE MILE.
Take a LEFT on KALANI HONUA ROAD ...... go to the very END, where you MUST TURN Left or Right (DO NEITHER)
Go Right Straight Up the Driveway of #19-4060 Kalani Honua,
You Have Arrived at the Cottage
The Fireplace will be on and the Cottage will be all cozied up for you.