Fly over miles of tropical rainforest, see Kilauea Volcano and enjoy the beauty of numerous waterfalls on the Hilo Big Island Volcano and Waterfall Helicopter Tour.
Departing from Hilo Airport on your way to witness the latest activity of Kilauea Volcano. View the volcanic rebirth of the island as you witness first hand the awesome volcanic power.
On the return flight, you will cross the slopes of Mauna Loa to the Wailuku River, where numerous waterfalls cascade into beautiful emerald ponds.
7:30 am to 3:30 pm daily
Tours depart every hour.
Fly over miles of tropical rainforest, see Kilauea Volcano, and enjoy the beauty of numerous waterfalls. Departs from Hilo Airport on the Big Island. 50-minute flight.
All helicopters are equipped with two-way intercom systems which allow pilots and passengers to easily converse. Passengers are encouraged to talk with the pilot during the flight. This interaction gives the pilots some insight into your interests and allows the narration to be tailored to you.
MD 500 Helicopter
Bell 407 Helicopter
If your pilot feels that the weather is such that it is not worth your time and money for a flight, they will not fly your tour. Keep in mind that weather patterns vary from hour to hour in Hawaii. Each tour is unique, and the exact path flown will vary depending on the weather.
Hotel pick-up not included. Comfort Seat fee must be ordered for any passenger weighing 250-300 pounds. Passengers weighing 350 lbs. must purchase 2 seats. You must provide names (first and last) and weights of all passengers on the order form.
There are no refunds. All sales are final.
If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.
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