Big Island Volcano Deluxe
A Birds-Eye View of Kilauea and More!
Experience the fiery lava vents of Kilauea, one of the most active volcanoes in the world. You will fly high above the hidden tropical valleys of the Kohala mountains, admire dozens of roaring waterfalls, and marvel at the beautiful rainforest of the Hamakua coast in the Big Island.
See Hawaii Volcanoes and More
Multiple start times Mon-Sat
Approx. 1 hour and 45-minute tour
Depart from the Hapuna Heliport in Kamuela, HI
Fly high over the fiery lava vents of the Big Island’s Kilauea – an active volcano. The intensity of the landscape will surely take your breath away. This is just one of the unique sights you’ll find on an island with 10 out of 14 climate zones present on Earth. You will feel like you flew over Florida, New Zealand, Southern California, and Mars all in a day! Our luxury helicopter will whisk you through the hidden tropical valleys of the Kohala mountains, alive with dozens of roaring waterfalls, and lift you above the beautiful rainforest of the Hamakua coast.
Witness the awesome beauty of the Kohala Mountains with panoramic views of the South Kohala Resort coastline. Climb past Waimea over the sweeping pasture lands of the Kahua and Ponoholo Ranches on the way to the lush tropical rainforest of Hamakua. Explore the steep ocean cliffs and hidden valleys of Waimanu, Pololu and Waipio, alive with dozens of roaring waterfalls. This area of the Big Island is rich in history and holds some of the most spectacular vistas in Hawaii.
|WhisperStar - Open SeatingSeating is determined based on weight & balance for all passengers.||$639.00|
|WhisperStar - First Class SeatingGuaranteed Front Seats Next to Pilot.||$714.00|
There are NO cancellations on neighbor-island day trips. There are fees for changing 72-hours after booking the tour.
If the helicopter tour must be canceled by the company for any reason, guests will be refunded for the helicopter tour and welcomed on an extended sightseeing land tour.
Guests may opt for an early return and receive a refund for the helicopter tour portion. All other costs/change fees will be the responsibility of the guest(s).
Fly from the Waimea region for a volcano adventure where you’ll view the active Kilauea volcano, steam vents and miles of lava beds! Madame Pele has been busy lately and you can peer down into the Halemaumau caldera to see the lava lake fill.
Witness the awesome beauty of the Kohala Mountains with panoramic views of the coastline. Climb past Waimea over the sweeping pasture lands of the Kahua and Ponoholo Ranches and fly over the lush tropical rainforest of Hamakua. Marvel at the steep ocean cliffs and hidden valleys of Waimanu, Pololu and Waipio, alive with dozens of roaring waterfalls. This area of the Big Island holds some of the most spectacular vistas in Hawaii.
Some of the most well-known legends surrounding Hawaii involve volcanoes. Your pilot will share some of these legends and how they are an integral part of the culture even now. It was just 2018 that Kilauea poured lava out over the southeast part of the island – you can hear more about this event as you fly over the still-steaming lava vents.