Tours and Tickets

Big Island Spectacular Helicopter Tour provided by Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa

Big Island Spectacular Helicopter Tour

Save
Share
Select Date and Travellers
From
€547.86
Date
2 adults
Options
Low Price Guarantee
No Booking Fees
Overview
View the spectacular landscape of Hawaii from the air on a scenic helicopter flight over the Big Island. Fly over lava-filled volcanic craters, the emerald rain forest along the Hamakua Coast, and waterfalls pouring from the Kohala Mountains. Access remote valleys and coastline to see more of Hawaii’s stunning terrain by helicopter for the ultimate sightseeing experience.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    68-690 Waikoloa Rd
    68-690 Waikoloa Rd, Waikoloa Village, HI 96738, USA
    See address & details
  • Pass by
    Kilauea Volcano
  • You'll end at
    68-690 Waikoloa Rd
    68-690 Waikoloa Rd, Waikoloa Village, HI 96738, USA
    See address & details
+
Highlights
  • Ride in a premier helicopter with large viewing windows
  • See more from the air in a short time
  • Choose from morning or afternoon departures
  • Round-trip transportation available from select Waikoloa and Kona hotels
Important Information
Departure Point
68-690 Waikoloa Rd, Waikoloa Village, HI 96738, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Tour narration by pilots who are State of Hawaii Certified Tour Guides.
  • Complimentary transportation available from select Waikoloa and Kona hotels.
Exclusions
  • The listed price does not include any parking fees.
  • A recording is made of your actual flight and may be purchased after your tour.
Show More
Additional Info
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • No charge for infants (under 2 years of age) provided they do not occupy a seat.
  • Please wear dark colors to prevent reflections in photos.
  • 24 Hour Cancellation notice required.
  • Tours/Times may vary according to weather conditions.
  • No scuba diving within 24 hrs of departure.
  • Weight Restrictions: Due to FAA regulations, all passengers and bags must be weighed at check-in. Each passenger weighing over 250 pounds will be assessed a "comfort seat" charge for an additional seat, payable directly to the tour operator on the day of the tour. This is for the safety and comfort of all passengers. It is important to provide accurate body weight at checkout.
  • Complimentary transportation available from select Waikolo and Kona hotels. Please select your pick up location form the list at check-out.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
232Reviews
3Q&A
Traveller rating
  • 205
  • 7
  • 9
  • 5
  • 3
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Popular mentions
Sharon C wrote a review 24 Nov
Mesa, Arizona9 contributions
My husband and I opted for this tour -- and it did not disappoint. Our pilot, Shane, was amazing and full of history and facts about this diverse ecosystem. But just when you think you have seen it all -- you land at a remote waterfall and when the mist hits your face -- well
Read more
Date of experience: November 2020
Helpful
Share
rollerrevenge wrote a review Mar 2020
6 contributions
This is the best way to see Kona. What a fantastic trip to see Kona and Hilo. The flight over the volcanos, seeing the humpback whales, and the whole island of Hawaii was spectacular. Our tour guide Matt was the best. Definitely a must if you come to Kona.
Read more
Date of experience: March 2020
Helpful
Share
engine643 wrote a review Feb 2020
Lancaster, Pennsylvania83 contributions27 helpful votes
My wife and I did this tour last week which I booked online. I was sent an email confirmation of the trip and the details such as arrival time and what you should wear(dark clothes). I was scheduled for the 0915 trip but ended up changing it to the early trip which I did via
Read more
Helpful
Share
Paul S wrote a review Feb 2020
Albuquerque, New Mexico47 contributions11 helpful votes
Blue Hawaiian offers an epic experience by landing in a remote waterfall location that is accessible only by helicopter. The experience comes complete with champagne, cheese and crackers in a very remote corner of paradise where a 400' waterfall meets the ocean. Ask specifically
Read more
Date of experience: January 2020
Helpful
Share
Princess C wrote a review Feb 2020
Santa Clara, California8 contributions1 helpful vote
This was our first time doing a helicopter tour, and this one did not disappoint and exceeded my expectations!!! Our pilot's name was Josh and he was very personable, nice, and very knowledgeable. He even had theme music which was absolutely perfect, especially while flying over
Read more
Date of experience: February 2020
Helpful
Share
About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa
Charlie4577
00
Fantastic view of The Big Island by Helicopter
We had a great tour of the Big Island with Blue Hawaiian! Volcanos, waterfalls, mountains, rain forests....spectacu
Read more
691michelleh
00
LOVED Blue Hawaiian!!!!
By far the best excursion we’ve ever done. Marco took our family of four on the waterfall tour. It was AMAZING!!!
Read more
Sheldonmck
00
Hard to describe...
It was something to behold! Flying over water, then mountains, then in through the valleys to see numerous waterfal
Read more
Ted W
00
Pilot was great for helping us take excellent photos - hints for better photos
I've been on Blue Hawaiian Helicopters previously and both times they have been excellent experiences. They start
Read more
Ted W
00
Pilot was great for helping us take excellent photos - hints for better photos
I've been on Blue Hawaiian Helicopters previously and both times they have been excellent experiences. They start
Read more
Heather D
00
Phenomenal and mind blowing
I can’t say enough about this tour. It was unbelievable and worth the time and money!! MUST DO. Pilot Greg was the
Read more
Melissa K
00
Worth the price!
The pilot was friendly and knowledgeable, the weather was perfect and the views were once-in-a-lifetime gorgeous!
Read more
NATASHAS396
00
Landing at Waterfalls/Oceanside
Best experience of our entire trip. We can’t recommend GREG (the pilot) and the waterfalls tour enough. Spectacula
Read more
Rich O
00
First Class Adventure
Scratch this off the Bucket List! Had a great view from one of two very wide read windows - do not advise paying e
Read more
JessicaVANTI
00
A Must Do
This was very pricey but so worth the experience. 2 hour whole island tour was recommended to us and now I'm recom
Read more
PhotoGen
00
Surprise of the Big Island
It's was our 3rd trip to the Big Island. I thought I had seen all major scenic points of the island and decided to
Read more
owlcoolrule
00
Amazing (once-in-a-lifetime-experience)
Alright. The Circle of Fire and Waterfalls Helicopter Tour from Hilo is an amazing experience. It's a great way to
Read more
945jaymew
00
Amazing Experience! This Company Takes Safety Very Seriously.
I have always been a little weary of going on a helicopter tour. In addition to being afraid of heights I was worri
Read more
DaliaR197
00
Great tour
the company was good...they go through safety with us. the tour was great. the pilot was knowledgeable
Read more
DaliaR197
00
Loved the tour
The tour was great. the company was really good. the pilot was knowledgeable. we saw so many water falls that it wa
Read more
Key Details
  • Duration: 2h
  • Printed Paper Ticket Required
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
Why Book on Tripadvisor?
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall:+44 12 2492 8241

Frequently bought together

from €57.17*
Popular: Booked by 5,918 travellers!
Historical Dinner Cruise to Kealakekua Bay
from €99.78*
Popular: Booked by 1,159 travellers!
Small Group Waipio Valley and Waterfalls Adventure
from €178.21*
Popular: Booked by 805 travellers!

Nature and Wildlife

Snorkel by Wild Dolphins, Guarantee! Boat Adventure
from €84.89*
Popular: Booked by 1,033 travellers!
Mauna Kea Summit and Stars Small-Group Adventure Tour
from €202.02*
Popular: Booked by 3,295 travellers!
Lava Cave and Waterfalls with Pro Photos
from €76.31*
Popular: Booked by 184 travellers!
Frequently Asked Questions about Big Island Spectacular Helicopter Tour