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Safari Helicopters

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Best experience of the Island

To view the lava from the Safari Helicopters is a phenomenal experience that you should not miss... read more

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Denver L
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Best thing we did in Kauai!

We were on our honeymoon at the end of August in Kauai and we did the helicopter ride with Safari... read more

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Erica K
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For over 30 years Safari has been taking people on helicopter tours to the inaccessible wonders of Kauai. Guest safety and satisfaction are Safari Helicopters top priority. Take an air tour with Safari Helicopters to find out why we are the best in...more
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3225 Akahi St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1108
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Reviewed yesterday

To view the lava from the Safari Helicopters is a phenomenal experience that you should not miss. The crew was extremely diligent about answering any questions while up in the air, and very willing to share interesting tid bits. I would do this experience again!

Thank Denver L
Reviewed yesterday

We were on our honeymoon at the end of August in Kauai and we did the helicopter ride with Safari Helicopters. Hands down this was the best thing we did in Kauai! I am so happy we decided to do it. We were supposed to...More

Thank Erica K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you are on the cruise, don’t book via the excursion on the ship. We look online the morning and got a place in the afternoon and it was way cheaper. Paul was our pilot, very experimented. He gave us a tour desceiption with some...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent , Extremely Beautiful and Amazing to see the devastation of Kīlauea, heart goes out to all those effected. Mike are pilot was Awesome.. I would do it again 🤙🏽

Thank D O
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There are a number of helicopter tour companies that offer similar experiences but what sets Safari apart from the others is the customer service matched with a great price. Organised this trip as part of my wife’s birthday and also tied in with the Pride...More

Thank David A
Arielle_Safari, Guest Relations Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Aloha David, Thank you for taking your time to leave us a wonderful review. We will pass along your thanks and kind words to Aimee and the rest of our staff in Hilo. We truly strive to have the best customer service for each of...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a great time with Safari helicopters. We had a 1 hour trip from Hilo over the new volcano eruption sites and of some waterfalls. Everyone were very nice and helpful and our pilot was a great guide.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had an incredible experience with the friendly staff from ground to air. Viewing the end results of the recent lava flow and other points of interest was a memorable experience. Would highly recommend it!

Thank Colleen B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Outstanding experience and company. Very patient and understanding when we were late due to unexpected traffic. Excellent pilot (Brian) who made the tour fun and informative. Would highly recommend them.

Thank Stephen N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I came to Kauai to celebrate our one year wedding anniversary with no other plans except to relax. When looking for things to do, a lot of people said that a helicopter ride in Kauai is amazing because you get to see...More

Thank buttercup718
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing. Our pilot was great and made sure all passangers saw all the amazing views. The staff was helpful and friendly. Make sure you wear dark colors and if you don't have a tan where a long sleeve shirt or jacket because you will reflect...More

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Arielle_Safari, Guest Relations Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Aloha, Thank you for sharing your kind review of us here at Safari Helicopters. We are very pleased to hear you had an amazing experience with us and our team. We are still a small family owned business and appreciate you choosing us as your...More

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19 May 2018|
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Response from Murphy-Safari | Property representative |
we do offer group discounts for 12 or more passengers. Please call our office during normal business ours at 808-246-0136 so that we may better serve you. Sincerely, Safari Helicopters
11 March 2018|
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Response from Murphy-Safari | Property representative |
We a flash drive with your tour video on it for $26 or a flash drive with 102 professionally taken photos for $20.
Lisa K
16 February 2018|
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Response from Murphy-Safari | Property representative |
our helicopters seat 6 passengers and 1 pilot.