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Hawaii Helicopters Kohala Coast Flight & Exclusive Waterfall Landing [105 mins]


Experience panoramic views of the Big Island's natural landscape on the verdant east side. Soar over Hamakua Coast & land at the base of a stunning 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. Explore several valleys along this coast, each carved into the majestic mountainside over millennia. Your last stop on this phenomenal aerial tour is a waterfall over a thousand 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!
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2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 6.
Adult/Child (Age 2 & over)
USD 405.00
USD 405.00
Adult (250 lbs & over)
USD 607.50
USD 607.50
Infant (Age 0-1)
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*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult/Child (Age 2 & over)
from USD 405.00
from USD 405.00
USD 555.00 27%off
USD 555.00 27%off
Adult (250 lbs & over)
from USD 607.50
from USD 607.50
USD 757.50 20%off
USD 757.50 20%off
Infant (Age 0-1)
GE Tax and Fuel Surcharge included
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 2.5 - 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
Front Row Seating + USD 100.00
Front Row Seating + USD 100.00
Combined weight must be under 319 lbs
- Must be able to communicate in English with the pilot and be physically capable of operating exit doors.
- Lap children are not allowed.
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location

Starting time: 09:15 12:15 14:30
Starting time: 09:15 12:15 14:30
  • 07:45-08:30 Pick-up from Hotels & Check-in at Waikoloa Heliport
  • 08:30 Safety Briefing & Departure
  • 09:15 Air Tour of Waikoloa & Hamakua Coast
    See the beautiful northeast coast of the Big Island, with its lush rainforests and cascading waterfalls, before flying south.
  • Waterfall Landing at Punalulu Falls
    Fly past Hilo back to the Kohala Coast, where you'll stop for 20 minutes at Punalulu Falls.
  • 11:00-11:30 Check-out & Drop-off
    • If less than 4 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
    • This activity is wheelchair accessible.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • A valid government-issued photo ID
    • 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.
    • You must present your VELTRA Voucher upon check-in (printed or mobile confirmation).
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.
    • Complimentary parking available.
    • You will share the transportation with other customers.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 6.
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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.
From USD 405.00
From USD 405.00

Taxes & fees included

1% Reward Points
(5.00/5.00) 5.00 / 5
(5 reviews)

Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 2.5 - 4 hour(s)
Availability Daily


by: First Hawaii Trip
We knew we were going to experience something new, we had no idea just how it would impact us. The v...more
This was an amazing experience! The tour was incredible and beautiful with views of the coast, going into valleys to view waterfalls, and a knowledgeable tour guide. The best part was the helicopter l...more
by: Sondra
This definitely was a highlight of our trip! The waterfall landing was impressive and indescribable. Marco was our pilot and he was very informative, funny and personable. I would have paid twice wha...more

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Hawaii Helicopters Kohala Coast Flight & Exclusive Waterfall Landing [105 mins]