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    Pass By: Sunshine Helicopters, Inc., 3416 Rice St Suite 203, Lihue, HI 96766, USA

    Tour Waimea Canyon, dubbed by Mark Twain as the " Grand Canyon of the Pacific." Although Mark Twain never visited the island, he must have seen enough of it to judge the unparalleled grandeur of this famous Kauai landmark. It is truly a spectacular sight.

    Mount Waialeale is known as the wettest spot on earth with an average annual rainfall of approximately 450 inches. Most of the mountain rain drains into the nearby Alakai Swamp, home to several rare species of plants and birds. Wailua Falls is also known as Fantasy Island Waterfalls for their cameo appearance weekly in the TV series of the same name.

    The legendary Na Pali Coast, with its dramatic cliffs chiseled by time and remote beaches is spellbinding no matter how many times you see it. This is the home of the legendary Bali Hai as seen in the 20th Century Fox movie, South Pacific.
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    Departure Point
    3416 Rice St, Lihue, HI 96766, USA

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pickup available at select hotels.
    Duration
    45m
    Inclusions
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Professional guide
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    Exclusions
    • HD video of actual flight on USB (available to purchase)
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Weight Restriction: Helicopter weight and balance changes with every flight because of passenger weight, pilot weight and length of flight (fuel weight). It is important that we have accurate body weight from every passenger. FAA regulations require all passengers and their carry-on items to be weighed at time of check-in. Any passenger over 290 lbs. will require a comfort seat in our WhisperSTAR aircraft. Call our reservations for more information.
    • Assisted Passengers: A portable lifting device is available for those customers needing special assistance. Please advise of any special requests.
    • Scuba Diving: No scuba diving 24 hours prior to helicopter tour departure time.
    • Children: A child 23 months or younger may fly at no charge and must sit on adult’s lap. Please provide child’s weight at time of booking. Children 2 yrs. and older must occupy a seat with seat belt on and are charged full fare.
    • Check-in: Check-in is minimum 45 minutes prior to your tour departure time. For your safety and comfort, hats and over sized bags are not permitted on the flight line or in the helicopter. Please leave these items in your automobile. Bring picture I.D.
    • All Flights Include: Ground safety briefing, complimentary coffee or tea, pilot personal narration and choreographed music recorded on the live digital video, Stereo aviator headsets with individual volume control, custom built digital recording system, polarized bubble windows, air-conditioned climate control, custom interiors and much more!
    • Routes & Flight Time: Sunshine does not fly any specific routes but has many sights within the area of a described tour that we intend to visit during a tour. Sights may vary due to weather. Flight times are estimates and may vary a few minutes.
    • Actual Flight Video: A high-definition video of your actual flight narrated and orchestrated by your pilot is available on USB for purchase.
    • Photography: Bring camera and wear a dark colored shirt to reduce glare on the plexiglass windows.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    My wife and I have been on helicopter tours on all of the islands before even Kauai and have thoroughly enjoyed them as there is no other way to see all of the islands beauty. Our friends that we were with this time had not...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank TheAzWanderer
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    No better way to see Kauai than by air and using Sunshine Helicopters. This was our second tour, first tour was on Maui and both turned out to be amazing experiences. Our pilot, Bogart, is a seasoned pilot and shared is amazing knowledge of the...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank F5454NJdennisc
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We have been to Kauai over a dozen times. Our friends had taken the helicopter tour, we finally made it during our recent trip. Better than expected, great pilot and narration. Felt safe the whole time, most definitely a bucket list trip!

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank patj239
    Reviewed 7 September 2019

    I can now say I have flown in a helicopter. I have to say I was absolutely terrified about going in a helicopter but I am so glad I didn't let my fear hold me back. We took the Ultimate Kauai Adventure while we were...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Trisha F
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