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Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa

Queen Kaahumanu Hwy. (Hwy 19) and Waikoloa Rd., Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
+1 808-886-1768
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Queen Kaahumanu Hwy. (Hwy 19) and Waikoloa Rd., Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
+1 808-886-1768
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The best way to see the different topologies of this magnificent island is from the air. Our pilot Jay covered it well. We saw hills, valleys, cliffs, craters,lava flows and waterfalls. I think it’s was the best way to cover the island without having to...More

Thank jnepiuk
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was hoping for horrible weather so they would cancel our helicopter tour of the Big Island because it was a bit spendy. Instead we had perfect conditions, new volcanic activity and the best pilot/guide, Karl, ever! Everything about our trip with Blue Hawaiian helicopters...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We took the Big Island Spectacular tour with the waterfall landing. If you have the extra funds, add the waterfall landing for $150, well worth it. Seeing the lava flows, crater eruption and ocean entry were so unique. Then there was the valleys; Waipio and...More

Thank MS624
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I booked the Big Island Spectacular while in Kona. It was the BEST trip we did on our visit to the Hawaiian Islands. Our pilot, Melinda, was fantastic. She was a great tour guide and the flight was smooth. We enjoyed the...More

Thank Laura s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best thing we did on this trip. Eli was our pilot. Fantastic job keeping us informed and telling us about the island. I was nervous about flying in a helicopter..but my fears were unfounded. Great time seeing the Big Island. The volcanoes, waterfalls and valley...More

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not so spectacular as the volcano half was cancelled due to bad weather and dangerous conditions, we were still able to do the valleys and the coast which were breathtaking. We were 45 mins in the air and the pilot was very knowledgeable and chatty....More

Thank Paulae2663
Reviewed 1 week ago

Third time to the Big Island and we've loved each visit. This time we wanted to see everything from canyons to lava flow and were not disappointed. Excellent pilot in Chase, great views of water and lava, good dialogue about what we were seeing, wonderful...More

Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A brilliant way to see so much more! The pilot was superb, very informative and interesting, the views are staggering and the whole experience was fabulous, even better than The Grand Canyon!

Thank tedioustommo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maybe my expectations was too high, but also during the flight I felt very disappointed. Of course the view from an elicopter is nice but when tou think how much you pay for that...More

Thank Simona F
BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Simona F, Thank you for your honest feedback. Please know that this was not the experience we intended to deliver and are thankful you have brought this to our attention. Your experience is important to us, we have shared with the appropriate managers. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a unique way to see Hawaii Island, this is it. Whether you're a visitor or a resident like me, taking a flight with Blue Hawaiian Helicopters offers extraordinary views of places that are mostly hidden within private land areas and...More

Thank Robin A
BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Robin A, Mahalo for sharing your wonderful experience with us. Seeing the beauty of our islands from the skies above is breathtaking. Thank you for choosing Blue Hawaiian. We will be sure to share your kind words with the team here. We hope someday...More

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16 October 2017|
Response from ohgeorge | Reviewed this property |
January is an ideal time to fly s the weather is usually nice although the trade winds are always blowing and you always have a the threat of rain on the Hilo (green) side of the the Big Island. We had an excellent... More
6 June 2017|
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Response from K.H. D | Reviewed this property |
We left at 7a and our helicopter was able to land at the waterfall site. This is not offered on all rides, so check. I would recommend the morning time due to how the clouds build up over the island. Exceptional trip.....
6 April 2017|
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Response from snyderkr1 | Reviewed this property |
They've been in business for many years. As others have said, call to be sure, but I'm certain if there's a way to get you in, they know how to do it. The chopper I flew in was quite comfortable -- not cramped at all (I... More