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Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours

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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...more
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Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1764
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Reviewed yesterday

We booked the doors off tour. It was just my wife and I. We had a blast. It is truly the best type of helicopter tour to take. We saw waterfalls and canyons that cant be seen by the larger helicopters. And having the doors...More

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We felt reassured from the very beginning after meeting the professional reception staff and watching the safety video. Enjoyed talking to the other passengers in the waiting area and the drive to the airport/tarmac. Our pilot led us to the two seater private helicopter, and...More

Thank chrisB8871WT
Reviewed 2 days ago

While this was the activity my husband and I were looking forward to the most during our honeymoon on Kauai, it involved great disappointment. We had read all the FAQ's before booking and pre-flight information after booking. I saw that cell phone's needed to be...More

Thank macd6951
Reviewed 2 days ago

We did the one hour doors off tour. Well worth it! We explored canyons, valleys and waterfalls that you will not see from one of the larger helicopters. Our pilot got us up close and personal to some of the most amazing views and waterfalls...More

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We did the 75 min doors off tour with Blake. Everything was perfect from check-in to landing. Front desk staff was super friendly and Blake was a real gent with some great (although corny) jokes! The flight itself brought tears to my eyes with its...More

Thank divadenver
KauaiTourManagement, Manager at Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha! Thank you for taking the time for a review. We do appreciate positive feed back. Kauai is really such a magical place and we are so happy Blake was able to have shared his knowledge of the island with you. We do hope to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you Mauna Loa team for this great experience. We did the 75 minutes doors off tour and it was worth every penny. I would go as far to say it was one of the best things I have ever done (and I have done...More

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KauaiTourManagement, Manager at Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Dajaan, Thank you for choosing Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours. We hope the tour was nothing short of an amazing experience that you will never forget. So happy to hear our staff was able to help you and show professionalism. Hopefully we will see you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth every penny! The best way to see Kauai!! Go doors off! It was well organized with clear instruction from the start at the main office. This is within walking distance of The cruise port!! They transported us to the airport for our flight. Our...More

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KauaiTourManagement, Manager at Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Suzi, Mahalo for the review! We love positive feed back, we hope this trip is one you will always remember. Kauai is definately an amazing island, we are so happy to have shared it with you. Once again mahalo for choosing to fly with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This company is great. Easy to book, to understand and up front and honest about everything. Not like a lot of the other companies on the island that are just after making money. We got picked up from our hotel - went on the 1hour...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the most incredible thing we did on our 2 week vacation in Hawaii. The cost is similar to other places we compared, but with Mauna Loa you are guaranteed a private tour, and a window seat. Well worth the few dollars more than...More

1  Thank Jessie S
KauaiTourManagement, Manager at Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Jessie, Thank you for choosing Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours. We hope the tour was nothing short of an amazing experience that you will never forget. Hopefully we will see you on the other islands, or again in the future. Once again mahalo for choosing...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the doors off 'Extended Private Island Adventure — Helicopter' tour. It was excellent, pilot (Bo) was friendly and pointed out all picture worthy beauty of Kauai. I was a little nervous before the flight, but all nerves left as soon as we took...More

1  Thank Charlotte C
KauaiTourManagement, Manager at Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Charlotte, Thank you for taking the time for the review! We are happy that you had an amazing time! Kauai is definitely an amazing place and we love to share this gem with everyone! We do apologize that you felt uneasy. Here is an...More

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Saraburristravels
1 October 2018|
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Response from MaunaLoaHeliTours | Property representative |
We offer 1230 and 2:30 flights around the time you are considering . Honestly the light difference between the 2 is negligible . You begin to see changes from 4:30 or arrange a custom made flight on one of our speciality... More
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abs723
26 May 2018|
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Response from MaunaLoaHeliTours | Property representative |
a light full sleeve jacket and light pants is advisable on doors off tours (but not mandatory!) .... during the summer months you shoud be fine but winter months can get a little colder at altitude.
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Shopgirlteri
10 May 2018|
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Response from MaunaLoaHeliTours | Property representative |
Depending on location we can accomodate you as we have both 4 passenger and 3 passenge aircraft. Its a fun way to fly 7 as you can get photos of your other group and even gert close enough to wave to each other ! Kauai is... More
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