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City-by-the-Sea - 20 Min Helicopter Tour - Doors Off or On

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    What to Expect
    Begin your tour with convenient hotel pickup. Helicopter tours are available every hour between 8am and 5pm. 

    Get a brief orientation from your pilot and choose whether you'd like to fly with the helicopter doors on or off. Fasten your seat belt and take off, flying over Honolulu Harbor and the South Shore of Oahu. Watch the people milling around in Honolulu's commercial district, far below, and see people relaxing on Magic Island and the white sand of Waikiki. 

    Get a bird's eye view (and stunning photo ops) of Diamond Head, the Punchbowl Crater, and the U.S. National Military Cemetery of the Pacific. Head for Pearl Harbor, where you'll get aerial views of the Battleship Missouri and the USS Arizona Memorial. 

    After 20 minutes, land back at Honolulu National Airport. Return to your hotel for drop-off.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    155 Kapalulu Pl, Honolulu, HI 96819, USA

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Exact pickup time and location will be confirmed after booking.
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Please indicate each passenger's preference of Doors on or Doors off in the ‘Special Requirements’ section at checkout. Failure to do so may result in a cancellation of your tour.
    • Due to safety restrictions on our helicopters we cannot accommodate passengers weighing over 300 lbs (163 kg or 21 stone).
    • Safety of flight is our primary concern. The operator reserves the right to refuse service to any passenger who is intoxicated or appears to be intoxicated. Passengers who are intoxicated will not fly and they will be charged in full.
    • All passengers 24 months and older must purchase a full-fare seat.
    • Only passengers 8 years and older may fly with doors off.
    • Recommend long sleeve shirt or light jacket, hair ties, and wrist straps for cameras and phones during doors off tour.
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Fantastic flight, dead smooth with great views of Waikiki. Our pilot was kind enough to point out items of interest along the way and was very knowledgeable about the local area. The doors off was a great way to do it and the transport between the airport and our hotel was
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    Response from LealynPapaya, Guest Relations Manager at City-by-the-Sea - 20 Min Helicopter Tour - Doors Off or On
    Responded 1 week ago
    We are so happy you took your first helicopter flight with us and had a great time! Thanks so much for the review!
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    What an AMAZING ride! This was my first time ever on a helicopter so I decided doors off. Our pilot we awesome and the views were absolutely breathtaking. We were even blessed with a rainbow! What a perfect way to see Honolulu. Would definitely recommend adding a Novictor
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    The guys at Novictor get a big tick for their service, from the receptionist to the safety instructor & the pilot. This is a must do. Maybe the doors off was not a good idea ? Trying to take photos the wind was knocking the camera about, other than that it was exhilarating. The
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    Was I scared? Yes. Was I excited? Yes. Was I worried about my weight? Yes. But as soon as I stepped into their beautiful and professional offices all my fears and excitement came together into one amazing experience. The staff was super nice and took care of us in a special
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    I bought a Groupon to make this affordable. One of the best trip experiences I've ever spent my money on! The lightest person sits in the front, but there is NOTHING to hold onto. So my mom was the "lucky" person. We had the doors off (after reading all the reviews). The
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