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Circle Island Helicopter Tour with Exclusive Waterfall Landing (from Waikoloa)

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Fly with Blue Hawaiian Helicopters and experience panoramic views of the Big Island's natural landscape. Soar over Kilauea Volcano, Kohala Coast & land at the base of a stunning 1200' tall waterfall.

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Fly the entire length of the Big Island's northeast coast, taking off from Waikoloa. Explore the Kohala Coast with its massive sea cliffs, the beautiful Waipio Valley, green Hamakua Coast & towering Mauna Kea. Then fly over Volcanoes National Park, providing an excellent view of the still-active Kilauea Crater & the Chain of Craters Road before heading north. Your last stop on this phenomenal aerial tour is a waterfall 1,200 feet high, where you will land for a once-in-a-lifetime photo opportunity. This helicopter tour is a jaw-dropping way to see the best of the Big Island!
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 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 with Landing
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 6.
Adult/Child (Age 2 & over)
USD 749.00
USD 749.00
Adult (261 lbs & over)
USD 1,048.50
USD 1,048.50
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 749.00
USD 749.00
Adult (261 lbs & over)
USD 1,048.50
USD 1,048.50
Infant (Age 0-1)
free
free
GE Tax and Fuel Surcharge included
  • Big Island Spectacular
Board a luxurious Eco-Star helicopter for your Big Island highlights tour. The Eco-Star has larger viewing windows and individual comfort seats for a premium sightseeing experience.
Tour Duration: 1 hr 45 mins air tour & 15 mins stop at the waterfall
  • 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 Kailua-Kona free (per group)
      Round-trip from Kailua-Kona free (per group)
    • Round-trip from Waikoloa free (per group)
      Round-trip from Waikoloa free (per group)
  • Inclusion: State of Hawaii Certified Tour Guide & Pilot / On-board narration
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
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  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
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  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
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  • 05:45-06:15 Pick-up from Hotels & Check-in at Waikoloa Heliport
  • 07:00 Safety Briefing & Departure
  • Air Tour of Waikoloa & Hamakua Coast
  • Air Tour of Volcanoes National Park
  • Waterfall Landing at Punalulu Falls
  • 09:00-09:45 Check-out & Drop-off
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • 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.
    • Wheelchair Accessibility: Airport and heliport facilities are ADA compliant and the Eco-Star helicopter is equipped with a mobility lift. However, wheelchairs and portable oxygen tanks will not be allowed on board.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • A valid government-issued photo ID
    • You must present your VELTRA Voucher upon check-in (printed or mobile confirmation).
    • Hats and other loose articles of clothing are not permitted near the aircraft, as they may get pulled up into the rotor, causing damage.
    • If you plan on taking photographs during your flight, dark clothing is recommended to reduce glare from the window reflection.
    • The cabin of the aircraft is air conditioned. Consider bringing a long-sleeve shirt or light sweater.
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Please call the activity provider the day before to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.
    • In accordance with FAA regulations, each guest will be weighed upon check-in to ensure proper balance of the aircraft. Misrepresentation of body weight prior to check-in could result in denial of service without refund.
    • The additional cost for guests weighing 250 lbs (113 kg) and over is to secure an adjacent seat that will remain empty for the duration of the flight. This is to help properly balance the aircraft and ensure the comfort of all passengers.
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • You will share the transportation with other customers.
    • Complimentary parking available.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 6.
Activity provider
FAQ
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How far in advance should I book this activity?
  • We recommend booking at least 1-2 weeks in advance. Last-minute bookings are often possible, but availability is limited.
Is there a safe place to store my belongings during the flight?
  • Personal belongings can be safely stored at the Blue Hawaiian Helicopters office prior to your departure.
Will we see lava on this tour?
  • Due to the unpredictable nature of volcanic phenomena, lava sightings cannot be guaranteed.
Will we have time to take pictures at the waterfall?
  • Yes. The waterfall landing at Punalulu will last for up to 25 minutes. You can get out of the craft to take pictures or simply enjoy the beautiful waterfall!
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 16:00 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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(1 review)
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 3 - 4 hour(s)
Availability Daily
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LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

by: Patricia & friends
Sites, sound and Greg our tour guide made this ride the top memory of our visit! Majestic views coupled with great fun! The stop at waterfall put the icing on cake.
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Circle Island Helicopter Tour with Exclusive Waterfall Landing (from Waikoloa)