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Big island Ultimate Volcano Helicopter Flight & Land Tour (from Kona)
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See the volcano from both air and land

See the best of the Big Island by air and land, with this complete tour package that includes two helicopter flights and a guided sightseeing tour. See Kilauea Volcano, Waterfalls, Punaluu Black Sand Beach & more!

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Save up to 2% (until 2020/05/31)

See the Big Island up close and get a bird's eye view as well on this comprehensive land and air adventure. Take a helicopter flight from Kona and see landscapes across the Kona coffee district, go on a volcano tour of the three mountains Hualālai, Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa, and get a bird's eye view of the active lava flows of Kilauea. After landing in Hilo, expert guides will take you on a land tour to all of the best locations in the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, as well as the black sand beaches. Then you'll be able to go on another helicopter ride back to Kona along the waterfalls and cliffs of the island's beautiful east and north coasts.
Aircraft Information:

Name: Bell 407
Capacity: 6 Passengers
Seating:

Luxurious – Executive Limousine Style Seating!
One passenger in the front with the pilot and five in the back. Two seats face the other 3 seats allowing you to see and talk to the person(s) you are flying with.  Viewing is great from all of the seats.

Features:
  • Fast – see more in less time
  • Large windows – get great pictures
  • Smooth – more comfortable for longer hours
  • Long distance – less transit time, more time at attractions

Lunch Menu:
  • Deli Sandwich:  Choice of Turkey, Ham, Tuna or Veggie.  All sandwiches are served on a whole wheat Kaiser roll with lettuce, tomato
  • Snacks & Desserts:  Chips, Chocolate Chip Cookies
  • Beverages:  Assorted soft drinks and juices

Note: Due to the volatile nature of the volcano, seeing active lava flows can never be guaranteed on Big Island tours.

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Price
Deluxe Air & Land Tour
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult/Child (Age 2 & over)
USD 787.00
USD 787.00
Adult (265-315 lbs)
USD 887.00
USD 887.00
Adult (316 lbs & over)
USD 1,307.18
USD 1,307.18
Infant (Age 0-1)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 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 787.00
USD 787.00
Adult (265-315 lbs)
USD 887.00
USD 887.00
Adult (316 lbs & over)
USD 1,307.18
USD 1,307.18
Infant (Age 0-1)
free
free
GE Tax, Fuel Surcharge, & Capacity Surcharge included

Save up to 2% (until 2020/05/31)

Adult/Child (Age 2 & over)
USD 771.26
USD 771.26
USD 787.00 2%off
USD 787.00 2%off
Participation period: 2020/03/03 - 2020/05/31
These helicopter rides around the Big Island come with a land tour of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, allowing you to see the volcano and flowing lava from the ground and the sky, all in a single, full-day tour!

Highlights:

  • Hualalai, Mauna Kea, Mauna Loa & Kilauea Volcanoes by Air
  • Discover Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, including the changed Halemaumau Crater and pristine lava tube
  • Experience a Black Sand Beach as you search for basking sea turtles
  • Local Ranch & Farm Visit
  • Native Hawaiian Rainforest Stroll
  • Private Gazebo View of Rainbow Falls
  • Kohala Valleys & Waterfalls by Air
  • Approximately 2-hour total air tour flight time in a Bell 407 helicopter
  • Explore a historic 165-year-old working ranch known for its sprawling view planes, native forest, and wildlife such as cattle, goats, sheep, and horses.
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 11 - 13.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Round-trip from Keauhou & Waikoloa Hotels free x per person
      Round-trip from Keauhou & Waikoloa Hotels free x per person
  • Inclusion: Beverages (no alcohol) / Bottled water / Lunch / Admission fee / Snacks / Guide / Two (2) helicopter flights / Volcano sightseeing tour / Ground transportation between tour locations / Walking stick / Day pack / Warm wear / Rain poncho / Ground tour of East Hawaii / Coffee & Mac nuts tasting
  • Schedule
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  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
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  • Drop-off/Check-out
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  • 06:00-07:00 Pick-up & Check-in at Kona Airport
  • 07:30 Helicopter Tour from Kona to Hilo - Volcanoes Route (1 hr)
    USA_Hawaii_Kona_Air and Land Tour_Hughes MD500E Overfly the Kona coffee district, then you'll get birds-eye views of four volcanoes: Hualalai, Mauna Kea, Mauna Loa & Kilauea. This helicopter lava tour lets you hunt for active lava flows from up in the air over Kilauea and the East Rift Zone; the crater that was previously Pu‘u ‘O‘o Vent.
  • 08:45 Pick-up at Hilo Airport
    After the first part of the air experience, you'll land on Hilo and meet your guide who will navigate you to Hawaii Forest & Trail.
  • Stop at Punalu'u Black Sand Beach
    USA_Hawaii_Kona_Air and Land Tour_hft03 Experience unique photo opportunities and walking across the famous Black Sand Beach on the Big Island's south shore! Turtles often rest on the Punaluu Beach's crystal-fine black sand or nearby rocks.
  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park - Private Viewing Point
    paradise02 Discover breathtaking views of Kilauea and the Kau coast and catch a glimpse of the Halemaumau Crater from a private viewing point on the side of Mauna Loa.
  • Lava tube
    USA_Hawaii_Kona_Air and Land Tour_hft03 Drive off-road to a private lava tube. It is known for its bright yellow and gold microbial mats living on the cave walls. This lava tube is only accessible to Hawaii Forest & Trail Tour guests.
  • Rainbow Falls & Local Farm
    View Rainbow falls from the private gazebo and tour a local farm, sample and shop for Hawaii Island grown treats like coffee, macadamia nuts, honey and chocolate.
  • 16:30 Deli-Style Picnic Lunch at a Scenic Lookout (1 hr)
    A picnic lunch is served beforerheading back to the Hilo Airport.
  • 17:00 Drop-off at Hilo Airport
  • 17:30 Helicopter Tour from Hilo to Kona - Valleys & Waterfalls Route
    109061 Afternoon helicopter takes you over the northeastern leisurely route along the island. Venture deep into uninhabited valleys with cascading waterfalls, rocky cliffs, and see the beauty of Hamakua Coast. As you fly over Pololu Valley to Kawaihae, you'll see beautiful white and black sand beaches.
  • 18:00-19:15 Check-out & Drop-off
Add-ons:
Window Seating + USD 50.00
Paradise Helicopters Window Seating Sit right up next to the window and ensure you don't miss any of the amazing views!
Note: Guaranteed window seating is already included in the capacity surcharge for passengers over 265lbs.
Window Seating + USD 50.00
Paradise Helicopters Window Seating Sit right up next to the window and ensure you don't miss any of the amazing views!
Note: Guaranteed window seating is already included in the capacity surcharge for passengers over 265lbs.
Co-Pilot Seat + USD 123.75
Paradise Helicopters Window Seating Share the cockpit with the pilot, giving you maximum visibility from the front and side windows. Also great for aviation enthusiasts interested in getting a look at the helicopter's controls.
Co-Pilot Seat + USD 123.75
Paradise Helicopters Window Seating Share the cockpit with the pilot, giving you maximum visibility from the front and side windows. Also great for aviation enthusiasts interested in getting a look at the helicopter's controls.
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
    • Seat assignments are based on everyone’s weights, heights and the balance of the helicopter. By maintaining proper weight and balance in our aircraft we can provide guests with a safe, smooth and comfortable Experience on Paradise Helicopters.
    • All guests weighing between 265lbs (120kg) and 315lbs (142kg) will be assessed a Capacity Surcharge (CS). This fee is already reflected in the pricing section. Guests will be guaranteed a window seat.
    • All guests weighing between 315lbs (142kg) and above will be assessed a Capacity Surcharge of extra seat. This fee is already reflected in the pricing section. Guests will be guaranteed a window seat.
    • In compliance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulation, Paradise Helicopters will weigh each individual when checking in at the Airport for safety and weight balance of the aircraft. Please provide accurate body weights for all passengers. Misrepresentation of body weight could result in denial of service without refund.
    • Guests must be able to walk over uneven terrain and short climbs.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Printed VELTRA voucher
    • A valid government-issued photo ID
    • Wear whatever is comfortable for you. If you are going to take pictures, darker colors are better because it reduces the chance of reflections in your photos.
    • You must have a printed copy of your VELTRA voucher to present upon check-in. You will not be able to participate in this activity if you only have a digital copy on your mobile device.
    • Closed-toe shoes
    • Wear or bring long pants, and a light jacket.
    • All cameras and sunglasses must have straps.
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Please call the activity provider the day before your activity (no later than 18:00 local time) to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.
    • Participants will be weighed upon check-in.
    • Children under the age of two (2) fly free when seated in the lap of a paying adult. Proof of age is required for lap children under two (2). Children two(2) years old and over require an individual full-fare seat.
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • The menu is subject to change without notice.
    • The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
    • This activity may be changed or canceled for your safety, medical issues or comfort.
    • Gratuity is not included in the price.
    • If you are driving on your own, you will be required to pay a parking fee.
    • In the event that your pilot needs to cancel for safety due to weather, your flight will be rescheduled. If a reschedule is not possible, you will receive a full refund.
    • Tour length is subject to change.
    • If you are prone to motion sickness, take motion sickness preventatives before you fly.
Activity provider
FAQ
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Do I need to provide our exacts weights even if we don't exceed the weight limits?
  • Yes, the aircraft must be balanced in order to take flight. Providing incorrect weights can cause complications during check-in.
What is the difference between the First Class (Co-Pilot Seat) and Open Seating
  • Open Seating offers raised seats and unobstructed views while Preferred Seating is our most popular option. This First Class experience includes sitting next to the pilot, extra arm and leg room, and no one in front of you to obstruct your views of the island!
What kind of helicopter will be used?
  • The Bell Jet 407 is a 6-passenger aircraft and it has the fastest cruise speed of any helicopter on the islands and offers unsurpassed comfort and a virtually vibration-free ride. Its oversized sliding windows offer great picture taking views and it is capable of flying non-stop around the entire Big Island, giving you as much time in the air as time permits.
What is the lunch menu?
  • Choice of Deli Sandwich (Turkey, Ham, Tuna or Veggie), Chips, Chocolate Chip Cookies and assorted soft drinks and juices. All sandwiches are served on a whole wheat Kaiser roll with lettuce, tomato
How much hiking do we do?
  • We’ll stop a couple of times throughout the walking tour. Short walks varying from 2 - 3 miles throughout the day.
Is there any elevation gain?
  • Except for the lava tube exploration, the trails are relatively level. While exploring the lava tube, expect to descend and ascend approximately 30 ft.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 17:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

After your booking is confirmed, be sure to print your voucher and bring it with you on the day of your activity.

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Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 11 - 13.5 hour(s)
Availability Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat
Meal Lunch

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Big island Ultimate Volcano Helicopter Flight & Land Tour (from Kona)