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Farm Tour Directions

Free Kona Coffee Farm Tour Directions and Hours

We will be closed on Ironman Day - Saturday, October 13.

Open 7 days a week, with tours from 10 am to 4  pm.

Kona Coffee Plantation Tours

Mountain Thunder Coffee Plantation opens at 9:30 am. Free coffee farm tours are every hour on the hour 10:00 am to 4:00 pm 7 days a week. The last tour begins at 4 pm.

Japanese language coffee farm tours are available at the Kaloko farm Monday and Friday from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm. Japanese language tours are every hour. The last tour begins at 2:30 pm.

We are close to Kailua-Kona with total driving time from downtown Kailua Kona of only about 15 minutes. 

Directions From Downtown Kailua Kona to Kaloko location (going north on 190)

Please drive up Palani Road from Junction 11 & 190 in Downtown Kailua-Kona. Go uphill or "mauka" (Hawaiian for uphill) until you reach junction 180 & 190 (also known As Palani Junction). Continue heading north on 190 passing through Hina Lani Intersection exactly one mile, until you reach an intersecting road (only 1 stop sign) called Kaloko Drive and 190. There are yellow street signs on 190 showing that Kaloko Drive is approaching. Turn Right, go up Kaloko Drive 3 miles to the 3rd Hao Street (if you watch, you will pass Hao Street once, and then twice, until you get to the third Hao Street) and turn right on Hao Street. You will know you are at the third Hao Street because there are coffee signs hanging from a tree. Follow to end. We are at the end on the makai (downhill) side of the road.

Directions from Waikoloa Resort Area to Kaloko location (going south on 11)

Driving Time should be approximately 30 minutes if you avoid the early morning and late afternoon traffic. Get onto the lower road out of Waikoloa (Queen Kaahumanu Highway, Highway 11) heading south towards Kona. Go all the way to the airport (Kona International Airport). Turn left on the next lighted intersection after the airport --Intersection of Queen Kaahumanu Highway and Kai'iminani Drive. Go uphill on Kai'iminani Drive all the way until it ends. Turn right onto Highway 190. Go south on 190 until you see a blue sign on the right side of the road that says "Kona Church of God". You will see yellow street signs indicating that Kaloko Drive is approaching. Turn left, go up Kaloko Drive 3 miles to the 3rd Hao Street You will pass Hao Street once, and then twice until you get to the third Hao Street and turn right on Hao Street. You will know you are at the third Hao Street because there are coffee signs hanging from a tree. Follow to end. We are at the end on the makai (downhill) side of the road.

Look for Mountain Thunder sign 3.1 miles above Mamalahoa Hwy.
Look for "Mountain Thunder" sign 3.1 miles up from Mamalahoa Hwy
Look for Mountain Thunder sign 3.1 miles above Mamalahoa Hwy.
Mountain Thunder Coffee Plantation is .4 miles from the Hao Street and Kaloko Drive intersection. You can't miss it. We promise!