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Hang Gliding Hawaii
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Watch the sunrise over the Ko'olau Mountain Range while you feel the ocean spray as you ‘fly like a bird’ over white sandy beaches and turquoise waters. Witness majestic Makua Valley on the Leeward coast and soar over Waimea Bay and Ka’ena Point...more
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68-760 Farrington Hwy, West Gate, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96791-9834
+1 808-222-9492
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Before moving to the island I had hang gliding on my bucket list, and after reading reviews I decided to go with the 45 min sunrise ride with Eric - and I'm so glad I did!! Such an amazing way to experience altitude and see...More

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3  Thank jenniferaabb
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

This was not nearly as exciting as I was expecting. Take off was like a roller coaster ascent. AFter that is was slightly boring. We flew along the coastline for 15 minutes and then we turned around and flew back along the exact same coarse....More

2  Thank Pamela B
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All reviews state of the art safety features worth waking up early awesome pilot enjoy the beautiful view smooth flight experienced pilot awesome experience flying experience his directions north shore highly recommend this to anyone his craft minute flight roller coaster kaena point diamond head
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is just amazing haha, Eric was nothing short of outstanding, incredibly knowledgeable very easy going and just made the whole experience very enjoyable. When your up in the air the view is something you just can't get anywhere else, it honestly feels like your...More

Thank Pasindu W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What an experience! You will see the best views of Oahu on this hangglider. Eric is the man! He has so much positive energy and makes the trip worthwhile. He ensures he picks the best conditions to go out and see Oahu from a birds...More

Thank YulK7
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I took my first Hang Gliding flight yesterday with Eric, and let me say, it was absolutely amazing! From the first minute you step foot into Eric’s hanger it’s very evident that he is passionate about what he does. The flight was smooth and beautiful...More

Thank DayTrip59526235543
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Today, I had the privilege of getting a glimpse of Hawaii from above, in a Hang glider! It was an amazing experience. The views were beautiful, the ride was peaceful and smooth. We flew over the water and saw surfers and the beautiful beach, over...More

Thank NorthStar499090
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you’re in O’ahu, there’s a good chance you’ll be coming from east of the islands, such as the mainland US or even Europe. Use the time change to your advantage and get up early to fly with Eric. Not only will you see some...More

Thank catherinep909
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was an incredible adventure! Both my husband and I went up on an amazing morning. Eric is wonderful and points out a lot of great sites while in the air! He made sure that we had good weather and a wonderful time. This is...More

Thank SB1778
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Not enough good things can be said about Hang Gliding Hawaii!! My wife and I had booked a 45 minute flight each. We were surprised to hear from Eric early on in our trip to Oahu. He was monitoring weather and had given us the...More

Thank Getaway00785546948
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We booked online before our flight to Hawaii. Eric replied to our request via text and phone call. The experience was awesome. Eric’s attention to preflight safety was professional and calming. All elements of the flight and what to expect were fully explained. The location...More

Thank Vacation41133445068
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First trip to Oahu and came across Hang Gliding Hawaii when searching for things today. Saw great reviews so I decided to give it a try. I have to absolutely agree, this was an amazing experience. This has been the highlight of my trip so...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a part of 5-day visit to Oahu, this is definitely our highlight of the whole trip! Starting off with hats-down the sharpest looking craft of the entire airfield, the flight is breath taking and worths every minute of it. Eric is super nice, an...More

Thank LilyBugBug
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10 July 2017|
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Response from CherylD481 | Reviewed this property |
No. Eric provides a wonderful private type experience. It is worth the wait between flights. We loved it!
12 December 2016|
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Response from Masha P | Reviewed this property |
Not sure of any train station nearby to be honest but the best is to call Eric and ask him, he may give you an advice
5 October 2016|
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Response from HangGlidingHawaii | Property representative |
240 lbs.
14 May 2016|
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$175 - 30 Minutes $225 - 45 Minutes $275 - 60 Minutes
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10 May 2016|
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Response from MNW64 | Reviewed this property |
We went in our own rental car and drive is just a little over an hour but I am sure a shuttle can be arranged through your hotel. The cost was $175/adult for a thirty minute flight and only one adult can fly with the pilot... More