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Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours

3501 Rice St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
+1 808-245-7500
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Everyone gets "The Best Seat in the House" on this Top-Notch Tour

Many of Kauai’s most gorgeous sights are remote and can only be seen from the air – preferably by... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Portland, Maine
Amazing experience- 100% worth the money

We chose Mauna Loa for the 2-3 passenger per helicopter option so that our family of 4 (split into... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Wendy S
Portland, Oregon
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Kauai’s most beautiful geographical wonders are inaccessible by roads or trails, and can only be viewed from the air! Discover the awe-inspiring beauty of this hidden paradise in comfort and style. All flights feature removable doors for any of our individual passengers. Our private helicopter tours of Kauai are for 1-3 people, guaranteeing that each passenger has a window seat. Don't share your helicopter experience in Kauai with anyone but your own special friends. Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours "The Private Helicopter Tour Company"
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3501 Rice St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
+1 808-245-7500

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Many of Kauai’s most gorgeous sights are remote and can only be seen from the air – preferably by helicopter so you can go in close and hover. But, if you want to see some of the most beautiful places on Earth by air, why...More

2  Thank KurtAndWendy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose Mauna Loa for the 2-3 passenger per helicopter option so that our family of 4 (split into two helicopters) could each have a window seat. We did doors off and it was wonderful. The helicopters can get very close to the mountain sides-...More

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Staff and pilot were very professional. Helicopter was just right for the 2 of us. The flight was spectacular and our pilot was amazing. Open door was an experience that I would definitely recommend for an unobstructed view of Kauai that is truly breathtaking. After...More

Thank TheMacs97
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We did the doors off tour and it is the way to go. Any fear of heights soon goes out the window as you’re too busy enjoying the amazing scenery. It is a private tour so you both get to see everything.

1  Thank Tom D
Reviewed 7 November 2017

the pilot was very cordial, informative and nice. the receptionist 'Lacie' was very helpful and gleeful

2  Thank Cipring
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Full of ooh's and aah's .. this tour is a must! Definitely worth the money. Such an amazing way to see the island. Incredible views!

Thank Jenna I
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I did A LOT of research on which helicopter company to use because there are A LOT to choose from. After reading A LOT of reviews from the different companies I decided on this one. This is the ONLY company that fly private tours of...More

1  Thank annahH3454OM
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Did the 75 minute extended island trip yesterday and hands down it was the best helicopter tour we have ever done!! There was a bit of nervous excitement before the tour however this quickly went away, the scenery was spectacular and the views were incredible....More

Thank JenniG
Reviewed 23 October 2017

It was our first time in Kauai and our second time doing a doors off private helicopter tour. I can't say enough about how awesome it is to fly with the doors off! Kauai was absolutely beautiful and our pilot, Alvin, was super nice and...More

Thank lynnjohnson2011
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This was the first time my husband and I have ever been in a helicopter, and after much research we decided that a helicopter tour in Kauai would be amazing because of all of the waterfalls that are only seen from above, and of course...More

Thank vixster8427
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alton w
24 October 2017|
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Response from MaunaLoaHeliTours | Property representative |
Hello. In Oahu by End November i will have a new 4 passenger seat helicopter along with our standard private helicopters which are configured for 3 passengers. If the flight was in Oahu or Big Island we can fly 2... More
8 October 2017|
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Response from MaunaLoaHeliTours | Property representative |
Hello - There is normally only 1 pilot on board and its highly unusual to find a tour operation with a co-pilot - except for China! Having said that , if you are travelling as a couple and are both under 250lbs we can... More
5 August 2017|
Response from MaunaLoaHeliTours | Property representative |
Aloha ! Yes we are FAA Certified! We have a FAA Part 135 Certificate and also operate under FAA FAR Part 91. We have been in operation on the Hawaiian Islands since 2002 - and have a perfect safety record. Apart from... More