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Paradise Helicopters - KONA

Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96745-5371
+1 866-876-7422
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US$ 539.00*
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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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“helicopter tour” (109 reviews)
“both sides” (58 reviews)
“middle seat” (29 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96745-5371
This attraction is at Keahole Airport
+1 866-876-7422
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I would highly recommend this excursion. And ask for Mooch as your pilot! Really interesting stories and tour guide.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

i had a great experience with paradise helicopters, excellent equipment, very helpful staff and above all a great pilot Ryan!

Thank vladimir c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We paid for a 2 hour circle the island tour and for window seats. I was fortunate enough to sit next to the pilot (they assign seating) and you literally "weigh-in" before the flight. Anyway, there's a mandatory safety briefing before the tour. I had...More

Thank Linstrvlgems
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was tremendous! From the agent who booked our flight on the phone, to the agents that check us in and the pilot, all were such gracious hosts. They made us feel so special. It was an AWESOME Experience. I know that the price...More

Thank erica h
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a wonderful adventure. I'd never been in a helicopter before, and it was really scary at first, but the pilot was wonderful - making sure we circled over the things we'd come to see (real lava!!), and giving us great information. He was...More

Thank Tina C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I had a great experience we were able to see lava, water falls and Fabulous coastlines. It's a must on the big island!

Thank Abraham R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the 10-11 hours volcano tour by air and land. Totally amazing. Very helpful and professional staff. Excellent pilots. Great Bell helicopters with a good view for everybody - maybe a little bit better for the passenger sitting in the co-pilot seat. We flew...More

Thank Olle O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went in late July to show my other half the big island since she'd had never been before. I must say it was the perfect way to show some one the Big Island in all its glory in a short amount of time (The...More

Thank Emanfreeman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had such an Amazing time on this helicopter ride. Our guide Yori was Fantastic. The staff was accommodating and friendly. Initially we had a tour booked for a Saturday but it was canceled due to weather which is expected there but we were easily...More

Thank Kenya L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great way to get an overview of the Big Island. Ryan was very informative about the volcanos and waterfalls. Helicopter seated 6+ pilot but as a family of 5 we all got window seats and the one middle seat was empty. That was good for...More

1  Thank RichAnderson3
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13 September 2017|
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Response from Moira S | Reviewed this property |
Hi. The pilot weight-balances the aircraft, so its entirely up to them. Ask for the front seat. I didn't pay extra, but my skinny 13-year old got the plum seat riding up front. The flights are always in the morning, as far... More
Joan B
3 May 2017|
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Response from Paradise H | Property representative |
Aloha Joan-- When book a tour with us, you will find out your flight time and check-in time, at the time of booking. We do offer a doors off option on our Oahu Magnum Experience on Oahu as well. In general, the weather in... More
2 April 2017|
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Response from Paradise H | Property representative |
Aloha friscodon-- We have two different aircraft models that we use for our variety of tours. Our Hughes500 holds 4 guests and 1 pilot, and the Bell407 holds 6 guests and 1 pilot. We typically fly the Bell407 model on our... More