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Honolulu Soaring - Mr. Bill's The Original Glider Rides (from North Shore)
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Feel the thrill and glide on the wind aboard of an engine-less airplane. See the beauty of Oahu's North Shore from above on a exhilarating scenic glider tour. Aerobatic flights and intro flying lessons are available!

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Come along for an airplane glider adventure above the unspoiled Kaena Point of Oahu. Your tour begins as your glider is towed and released along the lush rugged cliffs of the Waianae Mountains. Be amazed at the panoramic views of North Shore, Waimea Bay, the Satellite Tracking Station at Kaena Point, and the colorful windsurfing sails off the beach at Mokuleia. A 20 minute flight can attain altitudes of 3,000 feet or more! All pilots are commercially-rated FAA certified, and take pride in providing unique glider ride experiences.
Honolulu Soaring has over 40 year of experience and it is the most reliable soaring company of Oahu.
Transportation: Transportation is available for the 10:00am flight ONLY (9:00am pick-up) on flight durations of 20-minutes or more. A minimum of 2 passengers is required. Transportation costs $45 per person round-trip (subject to change without notice) to be paid at the Airfield sales-counter, at check-in. You may select this option at the check-out page.
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Price
Double Passengers
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a minimum of 1 and maximum of 1.
15 minutes
USD 175.92
USD 175.92
20 minutes
USD 217.80
USD 217.80
30 minutes
USD 272.25
USD 272.25
40 minutes
USD 324.61
USD 324.61
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.
15 minutes
USD 175.92
USD 175.92
USD 187.10 6%off
USD 187.10 6%off
20 minutes
USD 217.80
USD 217.80
USD 238.03 8%off
USD 238.03 8%off
30 minutes
USD 272.25
USD 272.25
USD 297.82 9%off
USD 297.82 9%off
40 minutes
USD 324.61
USD 324.61
USD 348.74 7%off
USD 348.74 7%off
GE Tax included
  • 169900
    Go for a 15 or 20 min glider flight!
*The prices are for two (2) passengers.

Scenic tours for two passengers can have a combined passenger-weight of 350 pounds, with each person being of average-size (170 pounds, 5ft 9in).
  • Duration: 1 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Pilot / Guide (FAA Certified, Commecially-Rated)
  • Schedule
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  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
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Starting time: 10:00 - 16:30 (Show details)
  • 09:45 Check-in at Dillingham Airfield
  • 10:00 Glider Ride (15-30 mins)
    Flight duration varies depending on your selected package.
  • 10:20-10:40 Check-out
Package detail / Schedule
Single Passenger
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a minimum of 1 and maximum of 2.
15 minutes
USD 103.66
USD 103.66
20 minutes
USD 125.65
USD 125.65
30 minutes
USD 151.83
USD 151.83
40 minutes
USD 183.25
USD 183.25
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.
15 minutes
USD 103.66
USD 103.66
USD 116.25 11%off
USD 116.25 11%off
20 minutes
USD 125.65
USD 125.65
USD 143.93 13%off
USD 143.93 13%off
30 minutes
USD 151.83
USD 151.83
USD 171.60 12%off
USD 171.60 12%off
40 minutes
USD 183.25
USD 183.25
USD 204.82 11%off
USD 204.82 11%off
GE Tax included
  • 169899
    Grab a loved one and take this thrilling ride!
For single passengers: Maximum weight for scenic flights is 270 pounds (122 kg).
  • Duration: 0.5 - 1 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Pilot / Guide (FAA Certified, Commecially-Rated)
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
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Starting time: 10:00 - 17:00 (Show details)
  • 09:45 Check-in at Dillingham Airfield
  • Glider Ride (15-30 mins)
    Flight duration varies depending on your selected package.
  • 10:15-10:30 Check-out
Package detail / Schedule
Single Passenger with Aerobatic Ride
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a minimum of 1 and maximum of 2.
15 minutes
USD 172.77
USD 172.77
20 minutes
USD 198.95
USD 198.95
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.
15 minutes
USD 172.77
USD 172.77
USD 188.21 8%off
USD 188.21 8%off
20 minutes
USD 198.95
USD 198.95
USD 215.89 8%off
USD 215.89 8%off
GE Tax included
  • 169899
    Grab a loved one and take this thrilling ride!
Spice up your flight and add a 5-7min aerobatic ride. Complete with parachutes, you climb into the cockpit with an experienced aerobatic pilot-instructor and take a look at the world upside down!
For single passengers: Maximum weight for scenic flights is 205 pounds (92 kg), Maximum height: 6ft 1in (198 cm).
  • Duration: 0.5 - 1 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Pilot / Guide (FAA Certified, Commecially-Rated)
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

Starting time: 10:00 - 17:00 (Show details)
  • 09:45 Check-in at Dillingham Airfield
  • Glider Ride (15-30 mins)
    Flight duration varies depending on your selected package.
  • 10:15-10:30 Check-out
Package detail / Schedule
Single Passenger with Hands-on Mini Flight Lesson
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a minimum of 1 and maximum of 2.
15 minutes
USD 124.61
USD 124.61
20 minutes
USD 146.60
USD 146.60
30 minutes
USD 172.78
USD 172.78
40 minutes
USD 204.20
USD 204.20
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.
15 minutes
USD 124.61
USD 124.61
USD 138.39 10%off
USD 138.39 10%off
20 minutes
USD 146.60
USD 146.60
USD 166.07 12%off
USD 166.07 12%off
30 minutes
USD 172.78
USD 172.78
USD 193.75 11%off
USD 193.75 11%off
40 minutes
USD 204.20
USD 204.20
USD 226.96 10%off
USD 226.96 10%off
GE Tax included
Take over and do some of the flying! This intro lesson will be with an experienced FAA certified glider (sailplane) pilot/instructor, and allows you to choose how much of the flying you'd like to do.
For One Passenger scenic rides the maximum weight is 265 lbs (119 kg) and max height is 6 ft 5 in (185 cm).
  • Duration: 0.5 - 1 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Pilot / Guide (FAA Certified, Commecially-Rated)
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

Starting time: 10:00 - 17:00 (Show details)
  • 09:45 Check-in at Dillingham Airfield
  • Glider Ride (15-30 mins)
    Flight duration varies depending on your selected package.
  • 10:15-10:30 Check-out
Package detail / Schedule
Single Passenger with Aerobatic & Intro Flying Lesson Combo
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a minimum of 1 and maximum of 2.
15 minutes
USD 193.72
USD 193.72
20 minutes
USD 219.90
USD 219.90
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.
15 minutes
USD 193.72
USD 193.72
USD 204.82 5%off
USD 204.82 5%off
20 minutes
USD 219.90
USD 219.90
USD 232.50 5%off
USD 232.50 5%off
GE Tax included
  • 169899
    Grab a loved one and take this thrilling ride!
Add on both an Aerobatic Ride and Flying Lesson to your single-passenger piloted Scenic Tour!
For One Passenger scenic rides the maximum weight is 210 lbs.
  • Duration: 0.5 - 1 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Pilot / Guide (FAA Certified, Commecially-Rated)
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

Starting time: 10:00 - 17:00 (Show details)
  • 09:45 Check-in at Dillingham Airfield
  • Glider Ride (15-30 mins)
    Flight duration varies depending on your selected package.
  • 10:15-10:30 Check-out
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • Guests who are pregnant are not permitted to participate in this activity.
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
    • Children 12 years old and above can participate in this activity.
    • For SINGLE-passenger: Maximum weight for scenic flights is 265pounds (119 kg). – Maximum height: 6ft 5in (185 cm)
    • Scenic tours for two passengers can have a combined passenger-weight of 350 pounds, with each person being of average-size (170 pounds, 5ft 9in).
    • For the "Aerobatic loop-d-loop Ride" option, guests cannot be taller than 6 ft 1 in (186 cm) or weigh more than 205 lbs (92 kg).
    • Guests hoping to try the "Hands-on" or "Intro Flying" Mini Lesson must be able to demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively in English. The pilot retains the right to deny this option to anyone that they feel cannot satisfy this requirement.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • All Packages
    • Shoes, flip-flops, or sandals
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Ample complimentary parking is available.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Activity provider
FAQ
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What is Mr. Bill's Safety Record?
  • Mr. Bills has been operating for 43 years at the same location. Gliders are very safe and are engine-less, so there is no engine fire hazards. All passengers are seated in the safest and strongest part of the glider. They are proud of their perfect safety record with no problems at all.
How do gliders get into the air?
  • Gliders are towed into the air by another aircraft with a 200 foot polyethylene braided water ski rope.
Please click HERE to send an inquiry about this activity
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.
From USD 103.66
From USD 103.66

Taxes & fees included

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(4.92/5.00) 4.92 / 5
(26 reviews)
Pick-up Not available
Duration 0.5 - 1 hour(s)
Availability Daily

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

by: Beneva & Rob
Incredible experience start to finish. Kim at check-in was helpful and friendly. Shawn our pilot, was knowledgeable and very reassuring. His obvious experience and friendly demeanor made the flight...more
by: Bridge
Awesome staff and views! We were up in the air quickly and enjoyed a relaxing ride
by: Dusti
Pilot was awesome.answered my many questions. Scenery was gorgeous
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