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Kona Cloud Forest

Kona Cloud Forest - Guided Walking Tours - Nature Sanctuary in Kailua-Kona Hawaii
Opening at 9:00 AM
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Calladium- A beautiful exotic plant that brightens the day of anyone that sees it on the trail. They grow during the Spring and Summer but will relax during the Fall and Winter months. You can view a wide varieties of Calladiums ar the Kona Cloud Forest Sanctuary. All tours are by phone appointm...

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Turmeric The Magnificent! Turmeric has been used in Asia for thousands of years and is a major part of Ayurveda, Siddha medicine, traditional Chinese medicine, Unani and the animistic rituals of Austronesian peoples. It was first used as a dye, and then later for its properties in folk medicine.

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Kids 12 & Under Are FREE! - One of the most asked questions:"Will our children be engage during a three hour tour?" Our experience and reply is, yes! We have over the years that kids DO love the forest even if it takes a few moments to get them away from their electronic devices and games. Nature...

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Kona Cloud Forest with Kelly Dunn Fine Art Photographer! Mr. Dunn is available for a professional photo shoots here at the Kona Cloud Forest Sanctuary. Mr. Dunn lives here in the Kona Cloud Forest. What a great opportunity to get photography of you, family and friends. Kelly's photography has b...

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Birds! There are so many different species of birds here in the Kona Cloud Forest! The forest is dense which makes bird watching more challenging. Sometimes the birds all come together in the morning and sit on the branch outside of my porch. On this particular day it appears they were meeting fo...

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#23 of 90 Things To Do in Kona, Hawaii - TripAdvisor
We are truly honored for the many great reviews of the Kona Cloud Forest. We live here in the Kona Cloud Forest. In addition to maintaining the forest and trails we provide tours to the public. As an educational non profit we strive to provide...

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Celebrating 5 Years Together - The Hawaii Judiciary Court and the Painted Trees of Hawaii Foundation. We are please to announce our partnership with the Hawaii Judiciary Courts. Citizens with civil infractions are able to work off jail time and/or fines with the Painted Trees of Hawaii Foundatio...

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#24 of 89 things to do in Kona, Hawaii - TripAdvisor
This has been quite an achievement for everyone involved in our mission! If you are in Kona area or planning on a visit to the island of Hawaii book a tour today! (808) 640-3888
Mahalo, Kelly Dunn - CEO-President
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a month ago
No regrets whatsoever. This was the last major event I had on my itinerary before flying back home. Completely worth making this guided tour the highlight of the end of my trip. I will definitely be coming back again. Kelly is constantly working on creating new trails so there are absolutely endless possibilities to the 100 acre cloud forest! I love the stories and the knowledge Kelly graciously shared with me throughout the path. 3 hours went by so quick! My soul had a sense of fulfillment just taking in not only the beautiful scenery, but just the way nature lives. The trees and plants find their way to survive and coexist which is just a gorgeous concept overall. People who end up disappointed in the tour, for whatever reason, just do not have a soul and are beyond saving. Definitely take a tour hungry for knowledge and digest everything with all that your senses have to show you!
- Stephanie U
a week ago
Wow !!!! The tour guide KELLY is a great story teller... he spent a little over 3 hours bringing to life everything in the forest... the bamboo walking sticks were a hit with the kids... if you are visiting the island of Hawaii add this attraction to the top of your life... it was one of the highlights of our trip! 5 out of 5 stars!!! #KonaCloudForest
- Xoxoxo X
17 hours ago
Truly one of the best tours! Kelly Dunn spent over three hours with our group walking through the cloud forest! We saw so many trees and plants. Be sure to add this tour to your list ... 5 stars
- Debra S

Only Cloud Forest In The United States!

Kona Cloud Forest - Three Hour Guided Walking Tours 
$95.00 for Island Guests. We offer Island Residents, Military and Students special rates. All Tours Are By Phone Appointment Only - Call (808) 640-3888 to reserve your tour! 
If we do not answer the phone please leave your name, number of people in your group and potential date(s) you wish to have a tour. Most tours begin at 9 AM. If we do no answer we are on tours and/or working in the cloud forest. 
IF you do not hear back from us PLEASE call back or email us at
We are on a mountain and we do not always get great reception or proper connections. A representative will get back to you as soon as possible.

Google Rated 5 out of 5 stars
TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence

We are located 20 minutes from downtown Kona and 9.2 miles from the Kona International Airport.

NOTE: We cannot allow free-walking as we are a private sanctuary.
Tours presented by Painted Trees of Hawaii 509 (2)(A) Educational Non Profit in partnership with the Bezona Family Trust.

All charitable contributions are 100% Tax Deductible. After the tour we will email you a letter for your accounting records.

73-1865 Hao Street #3
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740
(808) 640-3888


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73-1865 Hao Street #3
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
United States

Business Hours

Mon:9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Tue:9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Wed:9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Thu:9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Fri:9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Sat:9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Sun:9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
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