Soar over Dramatic Landscapes
- Big Island, Hawaii
Discover the wonders of Hawaiʻi's Volcanoes National Park from a whole new perspective - soaring above the stark beauty of this remarkable landscape. Take a thrilling helicopter tour starting from Hilo and prepare to be amazed as you fly over lush native forests, magnificent waterfalls, and the awe-inspiring lava flows that have shaped the land for centuries. Experience the incredible power of the world's most active volcano and feel the presence of Pele, the goddess of fire.
As one of the longest-running helicopter tour companies on the island, your safety and satisfaction are our top priorities. Our highly rated pilots are dedicated to providing an unforgettable customer experience, ensuring that you are in the best hands throughout this once-in-a-lifetime adventure.
Volcanoes National Park Safari Features
Gorgeous Waterfalls and Tropical Forests
Experience the breathtaking beauty of the Big Island as you soar above the vibrant landscapes. Departing from Hilo, you'll be treated to an amazing display of colors, with emerald green giving way to the dramatic hues of volcanic reds, browns, and blacks. Take in the sights of enchanting orchid farms and lush native forests, marvel at cascading waterfalls and tranquil streams, and immerse yourself in the splendor of Hawaiʻi's diverse scenery. The comparison of lush plant life, powerful waters, and majestic volcanic terrain will leave a mark on your memory. Don't miss out on this unparalleled journey into the heart of the dynamic Big Island.
Experience the awe-inspiring beauty of the Big Island and Volcanoes National Park from a new perspective with this incredible helicopter tour. Get an unmatched view as you soar above the majestic lava landscapes, seeing ongoing volcanic activity and solidified lava trails that show incredible transformation. Marvel at how the vast volcanic craters are shaped by the relentless passage of time. This breathtaking midair spectacle showcases the ceaseless power and intense beauty of nature's destructive and creative forces. Don't miss the chance to capture this unforgettable experience.
Highly Rated Expert Pilots
Experience the best helicopter tour in Hawaiʻi with our company. Operating since 1987, we are the longest-running and most experienced helicopter company on the island. We are proud to be the first in Hawaiʻi to fly the ASTAR 350 B2-7, an incredibly powerful and technologically advanced helicopter. Our helicopters are not only luxurious, but also offer the most spacious legroom and panoramic picture windows for an unparalleled view. Safety is our top priority, and our expert pilots are known for their meticulous approach. Trust us to take your overall experience to new heights.
Volcanoes National Park Safari Details
Small Groups (6 Passenger Max.)
Experienced and Knowledgeable Pilot
Safety Briefing and Weight-Balanced Seating
View Mauna Loa, Kilauea, and Mauna Kea
Explore East Rift Zone Volcanic Activity
See Lush Native Forest and Waterfalls
Experience the adventure of a lifetime on a thrilling helicopter tour over the magnificent native forest and majestic waterfalls, all the way to the heart of the world's most active volcano. Kilauea volcano on the Big Island of Hawaiʻi has been continuously erupting since 1983, showcasing the power of the Hawaiian goddess of fire, Pele.
You will be in awe of the towering presence of the island's two major volcanoes, Mauna Loa, and Mauna Kea. These incredible giants provide unparalleled views that can only be fully appreciated from a helicopter. Rising 13,796 feet above sea level, Mauna Kea is not only a dormant volcano but also the world's tallest mountain, measuring more than 6 miles from its base on the ocean floor.
On our helicopter tours, you’ll get a front-row seat to the ongoing spectacle of the Big Island's volcanic activity, with a focus on the remarkable East Rift Zone. Follow the path of historical eruptions along Chain of Craters Road and marvel at the plumes of volcanic gas and smoke rising through the air from the renowned Pu‘u O‘o Vent.
As we tour along the coastline, see the aftermath of the recent eruption that devastated Leilani Estates and created a new black sand beach. Weather permitting, we'll also take you through several craters, including Napau and Mauna Ulu, before reaching the world-famous Halemaumau Crater at the summit of Kilauea.
Prepare to be amazed as you immerse yourself in the indescribable beauty and visible volcanic history on this bucket-list tour. The breathtaking landscapes and unforgettable views of Hawaiʻi's volcanoes will leave a lasting impression.
Price & Availability
55 Minute Volcanoes National Park From Hilo Airport
|Extra Comfort Seat
- Life vests
- Safety briefing
- Experienced and knowledgeable pilot
Departure & Return
- Check-in is 45 minutes before your scheduled tour time. We require this time to discreetly weigh all passengers, verify the weight and balance for each tour, and provide a safety briefing prior to each flight.
- Check in at: Hilo International Airport Commuter Terminal - 2220 Kekuanaoa St, Hilo, HI 96720
- This is a small building just past the brown UPS building right before the Main Terminal. Bring $2.00 cash for payment to park in the Commuter Terminal parking lot directly in front of our office.
We have a 48-hour cancellation policy. Cancellations outside of 48-hours will be charged a $25 Administrative Fee. Cancellations within 48-hours of your confirmed flight will be charged in full.