Kohala Coast Helicopter Tour
See the incredible Kohala coast by helicopter
Experience the most spectacular areas of the Big Island: the Kohala Coast. Soar above lush valleys, mountains, towering sea cliffs, and waterfalls that populate this dramatically beautiful landscape. Peer into the rainforest as it expands below to spot ancient remains from native Hawaiian settlements. Best booked in advance, this 50-minute helicopter tour is limited to 6 passengers per helicopter and departs several times daily from Waikoloa, just north of the Kona International Airport.
Your 50 Minute Helicopter Tour departs from Waikoloa, located just north of the Kona International Airport. Highlight of your tour is the Kohala and Hamakua Coast. Tour is limited to only 6 passengers per helicopter with several departure times throughout the day, we recommend that you book in advance.
Worlds finest Helicopters (Airbus EC130 “Eco-Star” and Airbus AS350 “A-Star”)
Tour Narration by professional Hawaii State Certified guide/pilots
Tour approx. 50 minutes
Kohala mountains & north shore coastline
Sea cliffs of Waipi’o Valley
Remnants of ancient Hawaiian settlements
From the heliport in Waikoloa, your tour heads north along the coast to view the incredible Kohala coastline. Your helicopter tour allows you to see areas that are inaccessible for everyone else. Witness towering waterfalls and historic settlements. Fly down the Waipio Valley, home to many ancient legends and historical events. This short, 45-min Big Island helicopter tour takes in the best of the Big Islandʻs coastal views, waterfalls and valleys.
Your 45 Minute Helicopter Tour departs from Waikoloa, located just north of the Kona International Airport. The highlight of your tour is the Kohala and Hamakua Coast. Tour is limited to only 6 passengers per helicopter with several departure times throughout the day, we recommend that you book in advance. Tour the Kohala coast, valleys, and waterfalls. Many consider this area along with the Hamakua Coast to have the most spectacular scenery on the Big Island.
50-Minute Doors-On Kohala Helicopter From Waikoloa
|General PassengersUp to 240 lbs • Passengers weighing over 240lbs are subject to Comfort Seat charge||$369.00|
|Front Seat PassengersTotal Front Row weight must be 470 lbs or less. Those needing help in/out of heli or lap children cannot be seated in front row||$469.00|
Regarding front row seat reservations:
For your safety, a combined front row seat weight must be under 319lbs for an A-star tour and 470 lbs for Eco-Star tours. Individual passenger weights must be under 250 lbs for A-Star and 260 lbs for Eco-Star.
Children in laps cannot ride in the front row. Front row passengers must be able to speak English in case of emergency. Chair lifts can only be accessed in the rear row. To safely balance the aircraft, for each guest weighing 260 or more, an adjacent empty seat purchase is required. This “comfort” set is reduced to 50% of the tour price
Provide at least 72 hours notice before your tour to cancel or change your reservation. We will be happy to accommodate you.
Cancellations and no-shows within 48 hours of your scheduled tour time will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
Tour the Kohala coast, valleys, and waterfalls. Many consider this area along with the Hamakua Coast to have the most spectacular scenery on the Big Island. The towering sea cliffs open into the dramatically deep and meandering valleys of the Kohala Mountains. Beautiful waterfalls cascade thousands of feet into the rainforest below and remnants of ancient Hawaiian settlements are still visible. Tour routes and sights visited may vary according to wind and weather conditions. In event tour is cancelled due to weather, you can reschedule for another day or receive a full refund.