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Paradise Helicopters - KONA

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Address: Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96745-5371
Phone Number: +1 866-876-7422
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This attraction is at Keahole Airport
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07:00 - 19:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 19:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Paradise Helicopters - Hawaii's Most Unique Helicopter Experience! Enjoy...

Paradise Helicopters - Hawaii's Most Unique Helicopter Experience! Enjoy the Hawaii few people ever witness on our one-of-a-kind air adventures departing out of Kona & Hilo on Hawaii Island, Lanai and Oahu. Whether flying Doors-Off over the volcano to feel the heat of the lava, hovering beside a 2000 foot waterfall, landing for stunning views on an epic ridge top, or photographing the remote beauty of Hawaii’s rare rain forest valleys, black and GREEN sand beaches – our Hawaiian helicopter tours offer a diverse set of adventure options to suit every need! This is one flight you will be sure to remember for a lifetime.

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US$ 282.00*
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Volcanoes and Waterfall Extreme: 45-Minute Open-Door Volcanoes Helicopter Flight
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Experience Hawai'i Big Island Helicopter Flight from Kona

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Volcano and Kohala Landing Experience

This was definitely the best experience my wife and I had. Paradise Helicopters sent a minivan to pick my wife and I up from our hotel. We went to the Big Island to celebrate... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was definitely the best experience my wife and I had. Paradise Helicopters sent a minivan to pick my wife and I up from our hotel. We went to the Big Island to celebrate our honeymoon and wanted to a helicopter ride around the Big Island. We noticed Paradise Helicopters had the option of flying over the volcano and also... More 

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Santa Barbara, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was a great way to see a lot of Hawaii quickly. We saw the volcano and tropical forests, waterfalls and gorgeous coast line all within 2 hours.

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful full island flight from the Kona airport. Our pilot was awesome. He was very skilled and was eager to circle around to give us the best view of the spectacular sights we wanted to see more of. Our flight covered the rain forest ,waterfall area , the coasts, the lava flows and Kilauea eruption area.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was definitely an incredible way to get a literal overview of the Big Island. We were a group of 5 including 2 locals, a couple from Reno, NV and myself, a first time visitor to Hawaii from Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. It was a very moody, cloud covered afternoon with plenty of opportunities for scenic shots. Our pilot York was... More 

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Roswell, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The doors-off volcano and waterfall trip was part of the get-away my daughter and I recently took. Being afraid of heights, I was prepared to spend most of my time with eyes closed and a death grip on whatever I could reach. However, I quickly found myself relaxing and thoroughly enjoying the experience. The staff were all super-professional, and our... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I do not recommend this company because the equipment we flew was not designed for air tours. I had to sit facing backwards and the sight lines were exceptionally poor. The pilot kept telling us what was in front of the aircraft and I could see none of it. I can not emphasize enough, pick another company if you are... More 

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Capitola, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I wanted to do a big 30th birthday excursion and we picked a helicopter ride! The icing on the top was we went went another couple that paid for the doors off, which meant we didn't have to pay extra and it was included with our regular reservation! It was an amazing experience and would recommend to have the doors... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We did the Volcano Kohala Landing tour and loved every second. Our pilot was Jork, he was good fun, very knowledgeable and answered all of our questions the group had. We saw lava, we saw waterfalls, we saw the real big island and it was breathtaking. I am not great with heights but I was surprised to find I was... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved it. The staff was lovely on the ground and Luca our pilot was fantastic. Having no doors was a little confronting until we took off and then it seemed completely safe and being able to take photos without windows reflecting in our way was fantastic.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Pilot Ryan got us spectacular views of the lava flows and waterfalls Worth doing to get sense of how big the island is..

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