Luxury Volcano Big Island Spectacular Helicopter Tour (from Waikoloa)
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Soar over the breathtaking Big Island.

Join the expert pilots of Blue Hawaiian Helicopters for aerial views featuring Madame Pele's lava and volcanic badlands, departing from Waikoloa!

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Book 5 days early and save up to 12% (until 2017/12/31)

Experience a bird's-eye view of the Big Island's diverse tropical and volcanic landscapes. With convenient departure from Waikoloa, only 30 minutes from Kailua-Kona, discover both the Big Island's beauty and its volcanic fury as you fly over the famous steaming craters and lava fields of Kilauea Volcano. Your flight also includes panoramic vistas of waterfalls, rainforests, towering sea cliffs, deep and meandering valleys and even ancient Hawaiian settlements only visible from the sky.
A-Star
Eco-Star
Seating Type
Bench-style
Comfort fitting
Capacity
6 passengers
*6 passengers
Individual Weight Limit
249 lbs (112 kg)
259 lbs (117 kg)

*The Eco-Star offers offers greater personal space, expansive glass for exceptional visibility and can be reconfigured for 7 passengers to accommodate families.

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Price
Big Island Spectacular [A-Star]
1 Select a date
2 Enter number of traveller
You can book a minimum of 1.
Adult/Child (Age 2 & over)
USD 463.50
USD 463.50
Adult (250 lbs & over)
USD 695.25
USD 695.25
Infant (Age 0-1)
free
free
Instant ConfirmationUSD 0.00USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult/Child (Age 2 & over)
USD 463.50
USD 463.50
Adult (250 lbs & over)
USD 695.25
USD 695.25
Infant (Age 0-1)
free
free
GE Tax 4.166% and Fuel Surcharge 25% included

Book 5 days early and save up to 12% (until 2017/12/31)

Adult/Child (Age 2 & over)
USD 407.88
USD 407.88
USD 463.50 12%off
USD 463.50 12%off
Adult (250 lbs & over)
USD 639.63
USD 639.63
USD 695.25 8%off
USD 695.25 8%off
Participation period: 2016/12/22 - 2017/12/31
  • 163650
    Helicopter Seating
The tour of choice for strolling through the sky of the beautifully sublime Big Island. All the natural wonders of the island of Hawaii are contained in this 2-hour helicopter tour. The American Eurocopter A-Star has been the tour helicopter of choice for professional tour operations worldwide.

Complimentary transportation provided exclusively with this tour!
Please Note: Ticket prices vary depending on the activity date. Please consult the availability calendar for pricing details.
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 3 - 4 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Round-trip from Kona / Waikoloa free x per person
      Round-trip from Kona / Waikoloa free x per person
  • Inclusion: State of Hawaii Certified Tour Guide & Pilot
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

Starting time: 07:00 09:15 12:15 14:30
Starting time: 07:00 09:15 12:15 14:30
  • 05:45-06:15 Pick-up & Check-in
  • 07:00 Big Island Spectacular Helicopter Tour (2 hrs)
    163615 Sights include:
    ・Search for the Lava Flow Activity at Kilauea Crater
    ・Black Sand Beaches
    ・Hamakua Coast Majestic Cliffs, Valleys & Waterfalls
    ・Kohala Coast
  • 09:00-09:45 Check-out & Drop-off
Add-ons:
Waterfall Landing (9:15am & 2:30pm Only) per person + USD 150.00
Waterfall Landing (9:15am & 2:30pm Only) per person + USD 150.00
Make your flight even more unforgettable with an exclusive landing at 1200 feet. Up to 25 minutes of ground time at Punalulu Falls gives you a one-of-a-kind photo and video opportunity.
Package detail / Schedule
Big Island Spectacular [Eco-Star]
1 Select a date
2 Enter number of traveller
You can book a minimum of 1.
Adult/Child (Age 2 & over)
USD 579.38
USD 579.38
Adult (260 lbs & over)
USD 869.07
USD 869.07
Infant (Age 0-1)
free
free
Instant ConfirmationUSD 0.00USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult/Child (Age 2 & over)
USD 579.38
USD 579.38
Adult (260 lbs & over)
USD 869.07
USD 869.07
Infant (Age 0-1)
free
free
GE Tax 4.166% and Fuel Surcharge 25% included

Book 5 days early and save up to 12% (until 2017/12/31)

Adult/Child (Age 2 & over)
USD 509.85
USD 509.85
USD 579.38 12%off
USD 579.38 12%off
Adult (260 lbs & over)
USD 799.54
USD 799.54
USD 869.07 8%off
USD 869.07 8%off
Participation period: 2016/12/22 - 2017/12/31
  • 163650
    Helicopter Seating
The tour of choice for strolling through the sky of the beautifully sublime Big Island. All the natural wonders of the island of Hawaii are contained in this 2-hour helicopter tour. The American Eurocopter Eco-Star provides enhanced comfort for a smooth and stellar journey.

Complimentary transportation provided exclusively with this tour!
The Eco-Star offers offers greater personal space, expansive glass for exceptional visibility and can be reconfigured for 7 passengers to accommodate families.


Please Note: Ticket prices vary depending on the activity date. Please consult the availability calendar for pricing details.

  • Duration (incl. transportation): 3 - 4 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Round-trip from Kona / Waikoloa free x per person
      Round-trip from Kona / Waikoloa free x per person
  • Inclusion: State of Hawaii Certified Tour Guide & Pilot
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

Starting time: 07:00 09:15 12:15 14:30
Starting time: 07:00 09:15 12:15 14:30
  • 05:45-06:15 Pick-up & Check-in
  • 07:00 Big Island Spectacular Helicopter Tour (2 hrs)
    163615 Sights include:
    ・Search for the Lava Flow Activity at Kilauea Crater
    ・Black Sand Beaches
    ・Hamakua Coast Majestic Cliffs, Valleys & Waterfalls
    ・Kohala Coast
  • 09:00-09:45 Check-out & Drop-off
Add-ons:
Waterfall Landing (9:15am & 2:30pm Only) per person + USD 150.00
Waterfall Landing (9:15am & 2:30pm Only) per person + USD 150.00
Make your flight even more unforgettable with an exclusive landing at 1200 feet. Up to 25 minutes of ground time at Punalulu Falls gives you a one-of-a-kind photo and video opportunity.
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
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    • This activity is wheelchair accessible.
    • If less than 4 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
    • Hats are not allowed to be worn around the helicopters as they can fly up into the rotors and damage the aircraft.
    • Wheel Chair Accessibility: All facilities are ADA compatible and helicopters are equipped with chair lifts.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • All Packages
    • A valid government-issued photo ID
Requirement(s) - Others
  • All Packages
    • Please call the activity provider the day before to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.
    • In compliance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulation, Blue Hawaiian Helicopters will weigh each individual, along with any hand carried items, when checking in at the heliports for safety and weight balance of the aircraft. We do this discreetly for your privacy. Please provide accurate body weights for all passengers. Misrepresentation of body weight could result in denial of service without refund.
    • For each guest weighing more than 260 pounds (118 kg) on Eco-Star flights or more than 250 pounds (113 kg) on A-Star flights, an adjacent, empty seat purchase is required. The charge for an adjacent empty seat is 50% off of the regular tour price. This open seat ensures the comfort for you and all of our guests on your flight.
Additional Note(s)
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    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Dress warmly due to air conditioning.
    • If you plan to take photographs, it is recommended that you wear darker colors to reduce any window reflections.
    • Purchase a DVD for $25 after your experience.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
  • All Packages
    • You can book a minimum of 1.
FAQ
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Can I pay extra for a guaranteed window seat?
  • Helicopter seating is determined using computer software that balances the helicopter. Upgrades for guaranteed window seating is not available. If you are a party of at least two people, one person will be guaranteed a window seat.
Do we actually fly over the summit of the volcano?
  • For safety reasons Blue Hawaiian can not fly over the volcano's summit. The main focus on this tour is the lava flows.
How far in advance should I book this activity?
  • We recommend booking at least 1-2 weeks in advance. If you have very specific schedule requirements and are not flexible, please book sooner. Last minute availability is often possible, but limited.
How many people are there in a tour group?
  • Helicopters can hold up to six (6) passengers plus the pilot.
What kind of helicopters will be used?
  • A-Star: A state-of-the-art touring jet helicopter, all were purchased and are constantly and meticulously maintained by the largest factory trained staff of A&P mechanics in the state of Hawaii.

    ECO-Star: The world's first 21st century touring helicopter, it is significantly quieter than the industry-standard A-Star and incorporates the latest cutting-edge technologies, materials, systems and avionics. Offering incomparable passenger comfort with 23% more interior space, individual "Business Class" seats, raised theater-style platform seating in the rear, and far more cockpit glass for fantastic sweeping panoramic views.
What kind of helicopters will be used?
  • A-Star: A state-of-the-art touring jet helicopter, all were purchased and are constantly and meticulously maintained by the largest factory trained staff of A&P mechanics in the state of Hawaii.
  • Eco-Star: The world's first 21st century touring helicopter, it is significantly quieter than the industry-standard A-Star and incorporates the latest cutting-edge technologies, materials, systems and avionics. Offering incomparable passenger comfort with 23% more interior space, individual "Business Class" seats, raised theater-style platform seating in the rear, and far more cockpit glass for fantastic sweeping panoramic views.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 22:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 407.88
From USD 407.88

Taxes & fees included

1% Reward Points
(4.88/5.00) 4.88 / 5
(26 reviews)
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 3 - 4 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Accessible

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

Very professional and couteous staff to deal with and made us feel well taken care of. We had an amazing flight with spectacular views of the island and Volcano!
by: Barbara from Kona
The trip lived up to its description. The pilot made sure both sides received extraordinary views by angling over each side so that all passengers could see the feature. Narration and music added to...more
by: Ben E.
Ian (pilot) was a fantastic tour guide and pilot - lots of treats, was able to see active eruptions and fly up the polulu valley - even better!
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