hawaii volcanoes national park – place you should visit

With an area of ​​1.348km2, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park has a variety of environments with the highest volcanoes and the lowest sea level . Founded in 1916, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is the result of 30 million years under the impact of the volcano, migration and evolution process of pushing the bare land from the sea gives it a mixed ecosystem and with a unique culture separate humanity.

hawaii volcanoes national park

HawaiiAnh Volcanic National Park .

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park has Kilauea volcano – one of the most active volcanoes in the world. Kilauea volcano has been erupting continuously since 1983 until now, althoughit has  some time interrupted. This volcanic was erupted  lava flows , which creat flow narrow, fast-moving and poured into a giant lake of lava. Kilauea volcano currently erupting around 230000-600000 m3 lava per day.

hot lava flows from the crater

The hot lava flows from the crater .

Here also the Mauna volcano  – the largest volcano in the world. Mauna (means ” Long Mountain ”  in Native Hawaiian language). In addition to the title of “the largest volcano”, it has a peak near 4.175m. Mauna  is also frequently active volcanoes in the world. Since 1843 to now it erupted 33 times, the last of  occurred in 1984 . With  60km in length and 48km in width, Mauna  volcano occupies a half of ​​the Big Island . It’s mass is about 85% by weight of all islands in Hawaii.

Opportunity to witness the creation and destruction of the original lava as 30 million years ago caused the park to become one of the most popular tourist attraction in Hawaii. This is also a mecca for Native Hawaiians.

The resurrection revived after the volcanic eruption in Hawaii .

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park also has a rare flora and fauna, diversity extends from sea level up to the top of the mountain at an altitude of over 4,000 meters.

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