Sunshine Helicopters Big Island Volcano Deluxe Flight from Hapuna tours, activities, fun things to do in Big Island(Hawaii)|VELTRA
Sunshine Helicopters Big Island Volcano Deluxe Flight from Hapuna
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What to expect

Fly over Volcanoes National Park to see the recent volcanic activity of Kilauea! Witness the beauty of the Kohala Mountains and Hamakua Coast. Explore the steep ocean cliffs, hidden valleys and waterfalls of Waipio, Waimanu and Pololu valleys.

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WhisperSTAR Standard Seating [105 min]
Total:
Price per Adult/Child :
Adult/Child (Age 2 & over)
USD 599.00
USD 599.00
Total:
Adult/Child (Age 2 & over)
USD 599.00
USD 599.00
Price per Adult/Child :
Adult (290 lbs & over)
USD 1,198.00
Infant (Age 0-1)
free

The WhisperSTAR is the ultimate in sightseeing helicopters. Experience more interior room, more visibility with added plexiglass and elevated individual premium seats.

Adult (290 lbs & over)
USD 1,198.00
Infant (Age 0-1)
free

Overview

Morning, Afternoon
2.5 hour(s)
Available Daily
Without pick-up
Accessible
Inclusions: Guide

Schedule

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Start time :
06:30

Check-in at the Sunshine Helicopters Heliport

07:00
Deluxe Big Island & Volcano Helicopter Tour (1 hr 45 mins)
sunshine_heli01
08:45

Check-out

Transportation add-ons

Not available

Location

Pick-up/Check-in Time & Location

Drop-off/Check-out Time & Location

Notes

Restrictions

  • 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.
  • If you are between 240-290lbs (108kg - 131kg), Open Seating on the WhisperSTAR is recommended. If you are over 290lbs (131kg) you will be required to purchase an additional seat.
  • The maximum combined weight for the WhisperSTAR First Class seating is 490lbs (222kg) for two passengers.
  • Hats and over-sized bags are not permitted on the aircraft.
  • Wheel Chair Accessibility: Must be able to board the helicopter with assistance.

Other requirements

  • Please call the activity provider the day before to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.

Booking requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)

  • You can book a minimum of 1.

Required items to bring & attire

  • Valid, Government-Issued Photo ID

Additional notes

  • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
  • This activity may be changed or canceled for your safety, medical issues or comfort.
  • Children under 24 months fly at no charge and must be seated on an adult's lap.
  • Important! Do not use default online map GPS as the heliport does not have a physical address, and many GPS apps will take you to the Westin Hapuna Beach Resort.

    Enter the following GPS coordinates:
    20 ̊ 00’ 17. 25” N
    155 ̊ 47’ 45. 29” W

    Should you have difficulty finding the check-in area, please call Sunshine Helicopters at (808) 882-1851 for assistance. Hapuna_Driving_Map_2021.pdf
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WhisperSTAR First Class Seating [105 min]
Total:
Price per Adult/Child :
Adult/Child (Age 2 & over)
USD 674.00
USD 674.00
Total:
Adult/Child (Age 2 & over)
USD 674.00
USD 674.00
Price per Adult/Child :
Adult (290 lbs & over)
USD 1,348.00
Infant (Age 0-1)
free

Enjoy “First Class” seating in front next to the pilot with extra arm and leg room as well as unobstructed views out of the helicopter's front window. Requires two (2) passengers with a maximum combined weight of 490 lbs.

The WhisperSTAR is the ultimate in sightseeing helicopters. Experience more interior room, more visibility with added plexiglass and elevated individual premium seats.

Adult (290 lbs & over)
USD 1,348.00
Infant (Age 0-1)
free

Overview

Morning, Afternoon
2.5 hour(s)
Available Daily
Without pick-up
Accessible
Inclusions: Guide / First Class Seating

Schedule

View All
Start time :
06:30

Check-in at the Sunshine Helicopters Heliport

07:00
Deluxe Big Island & Volcano Helicopter Tour (1 hr 45 mins)
sunshine_heli01
08:45

Check-out

Transportation add-ons

Not available

Location

Pick-up/Check-in Time & Location

Drop-off/Check-out Time & Location

Notes

Restrictions

  • 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.
  • If you are between 240-290lbs (108kg - 131kg), Open Seating on the WhisperSTAR is recommended. If you are over 290lbs (131kg) you will be required to purchase an additional seat.
  • The maximum combined weight for the WhisperSTAR First Class seating is 490lbs (222kg) for two passengers.
  • Hats and over-sized bags are not permitted on the aircraft.
  • Wheel Chair Accessibility: Must be able to board the helicopter with assistance.

Other requirements

  • Please call the activity provider the day before to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.

Booking requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)

  • You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 2.

Required items to bring & attire

  • Valid, Government-Issued Photo ID

Additional notes

  • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
  • This activity may be changed or canceled for your safety, medical issues or comfort.
  • Children under 24 months fly at no charge and must be seated on an adult's lap.
  • Important! Do not use default online map GPS as the heliport does not have a physical address, and many GPS apps will take you to the Westin Hapuna Beach Resort.

    Enter the following GPS coordinates:
    20 ̊ 00’ 17. 25” N
    155 ̊ 47’ 45. 29” W

    Should you have difficulty finding the check-in area, please call Sunshine Helicopters at (808) 882-1851 for assistance. Hapuna_Driving_Map_2021.pdf

Reviews

Fantastic tour!

2016/02/25 Families Lila Walker

My family and I took a private tour a couple days ago. Jim was our pilot, and he was not only knowledgeable about the island's history, the vegetation, but in general knowledgeable about nearly everything we asked him a...

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FAQ

Q. Do I need to provide our exacts weights even if we don't exceed the weight limits?
A. Yes, the aircraft must be balanced in order to take flight. Providing incorrect weights can cause complications during check-in.
Q. What kind of helicopter will be used?
A. The EC 130 B4 WhisperSTAR was manufactured by American Eurocopters and developed to be the ultimate in sightseeing helicopters. More interior room with individual seats gives guests more shoulder and leg room, more visibility, and elevated rear seats makes for fantastic views. First class seating next to the pilot further enhances passenger comfort and visibility. The state-of-the-art WhisperSTAR is superbly quiet and comfortable and one of the most technologically advanced sightseeing helicopters around.

Open Seating: Up to six-passengers, the seat assignment is determined by weight and balance. The maximum weight limit per person is 290 lbs (132 kg).

First Class Seating: The three front seat configuration is replaced with two seats next to the pilot and includes extra arm and leg room. Maximum combined weight of 490 lbs (222 kg) for two passengers.
Q. Do you have a restroom on the helicopter?
A. No, helicopters are not equipped with any restrooms. There are restroom facilities at the departure or landing sites.
Q. What should I wear for the Helicopter flight?
A. Wear comfortable and casual clothes. Dark colored shirts or tops help to eliminate the reflection and recommended for photo taking. (Bright colored clothes may put a reflective glare on the helicopter windows in your photos.) Helicopters are equipped climate control system to keep the temperature comfortable.
Q. Will I see lava?
A. Lava is regularly seen on the tour over the Volcanoes National Park. However, the activity may be changed or canceled for your safety depend on weather conditions. Molten lava sightings are not guaranteed because of the unpredictable nature of the volcanic activity.
Please visit VELTRA Support page to send an inquiry about this activity.VELTRA Support

Payment / Cancellation Policy

Payment Methods
  • Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 20:00 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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Restrictions
Required items to bring & attire
Other requirements
Additional notes
Booking requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Restrictions
Required items to bring & attire
Other requirements
Additional notes
Booking requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Sunshine Helicopters Big Island Volcano Deluxe Flight from Hapuna
Fly over Volcanoes National Park to see the recent volcanic activity of Kilauea! Witness the beauty of the Kohala Mountains and Hamakua Coast. Explore the steep ocean cliffs, hidden valleys and waterfalls of Waipio, Waimanu and Pololu valleys.