Big Island Volcano Deluxe
A Birds-Eye View of Kilauea and More!
Experience the fiery lava vents of Kilauea, one of the most active volcanoes in the world. You will fly high above the hidden tropical valleys of the Kohala mountains, admire dozens of roaring waterfalls, and marvel at the beautiful rainforest of the Hamakua coast.
See Hawaii Volcanoes and More
Multiple start times Mon-Sat
Approx. 1 hour and 45-minute tour
Depart from the Hapuna Heliport in Kamuela, HI
Witness the awesome beauty of the Kohala Mountains with panoramic views of the South Kohala Resort coastline. Climb past Waimea over the sweeping pasture lands of the Kahua and Ponoholo Ranches on the way to the lush tropical rainforest of Hamakua. Explore the steep ocean cliffs and hidden valleys of Waimanu, Pololu and Waipio, alive with dozens of roaring waterfalls. This area of the Big Island is rich in history and holds some of the most spectacular vistas in Hawaii.
105-Minute Doors-On Volcano Sightseeing Helicopter Tour From Kona
|Whisper STAR - Open SeatingSeating is determined based on weight & balance for all passengers. Maximum body weight per individual is 290 lbs.||$639.00|
|Whisper Star - First Class SeatingGuaranteed Front Seats Next to Pilot. Maximum combined weight for two passengers on WHISPER First Class is 490 lbs.||$714.00|
Four daily departure options
Price includes all taxes & fuel surcharge.
Note: Helicopter has 4 seats in the back and 2 seats in front for guests. Open seating is determined based on weight & balance for all 6 passengers. First Class seating is guaranteed two front seats next to pilot.
Maximum body weight per individual is 290 lbs.
Helicopter weight and balance changes with every flight because of passenger weight, pilot weight and length of flight (fuel weight). It is important that we have accurate body weight from every passenger. FAA regulations require all passengers and their carry-on items to be weighed at time of check-in.
Any request for a refund prior to 72 hours is honored with a full cash refund. If a flight was cancelled due to the weather, your ticket will be fully refunded, or you may choose to re-schedule your tour plans.
Fly from the Waimea region for a volcano adventure where you’ll view the active Kilauea volcano, steam vents and miles of lava beds! Madame Pele has been busy lately and you can peer down into the Halemaumau caldera to see the lava lake fill.
Witness the awesome beauty of the Kohala Mountains with panoramic views of the coastline. Climb past Waimea over the sweeping pasture lands of the Kahua and Ponoholo Ranches and fly over the lush tropical rainforest of Hamakua. Marvel at the steep ocean cliffs and hidden valleys of Waimanu, Pololu and Waipio, alive with dozens of roaring waterfalls. This area of the Big Island holds some of the most spectacular vistas in Hawaii.
Some of the most well-known legends surrounding Hawaii involve volcanoes. Your pilot will share some of these legends and how they are an integral part of the culture even now. It was just 2018 that Kilauea poured lava out over the southeast part of the island – you can hear more about this event as you fly over the still-steaming lava vents.