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Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours

3501 Rice St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
+1 808-245-7500
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Unbelievably Awesome Experience

First ever helicopter tour on Kawaii. Can't put into words how much we enjoyed it. Have to go with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Keith W
via mobile
Best experience ever!

Went on a 4 seater with the doors off the back for my husband and teenage son. I get motion sick... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christine O
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Odessa, Florida
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“private tour” (192 reviews)
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3501 Rice St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
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+1 808-245-7500

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First ever helicopter tour on Kawaii. Can't put into words how much we enjoyed it. Have to go with doors off. We loved it being only us 2 because we got to ask a lot of questions. Our pilot Alvin kept us at ease and...More

Thank Keith W
MaunaLoaHeliTours, Director of Sales at Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Keith ! Thank you for taking the time to review our tour in Kaua'i ! Its great for us to see that you experienced the beauty of this islands in such a perfect personal setting. Have a safe trip home and please come and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on a 4 seater with the doors off the back for my husband and teenage son. I get motion sick pretty easily, but took a Dramamine and sat up front with the pilot, who was from Austria, sorry, I forgot his name, but he...More

1  Thank Christine O
MaunaLoaHeliTours, Director of Sales at Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Christine ! We are going to giuess it was Roman who was your pilot ! Thanks for reviewing our tour and sharing your experiences with TripAdvisor! Mahalo The Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I took a doors-off trip with Mauna Loa last week. It was phenomenal! Our pilot was fantastic and gave us so many interesting facts about Kauai. I have done other helicopter tours in Kauai but the combination of the window seat, doors-off,...More

Thank Sarah D
MaunaLoaHeliTours, Director of Sales at Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Sarah - Thank you for your great review !!! Mahalo !

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I flew with pilot Dee Dee in a no-door tour over Waimea Canyon and the Na Pali coast. This is a breathtaking way to see the north part of Kauai. While we were photographing the sights - without any obstacles - we...More

2  Thank PVGigi
MaunaLoaHeliTours, Director of Sales at Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha ! Can we use your review in our website? :-) Thank you so much for taking the time to tell others about your experience. Mahalo! The Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked Mauna Loa for a private tour with the doors off option, it was absolutely superb. The weather wasn't brilliant but that didn't matter, our pilot was great and the views were amazing. When we saw how many people were squashed into the other...More

1  Thank Alison H
MaunaLoaHeliTours, Director of Sales at Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha ! "When we saw how many people were squashed into the other copters we know we made the right decision! " Could not have said better ourselves! Thank you for flying with us!!! Mahalo!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed this private tour. Roman was an excellent pilot, very friendly and easy-going. As honeymooners we were really happy it was just the two of us and were willing to pay a premium for that. Doors off was awesome, glad we read that...More

Thank Megan B
MaunaLoaHeliTours, Director of Sales at Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha - We are so pleased you chose to fly with us on your Honeymoon! We hope the memory of flying over Kauai in your private tour will stay with you - its really the only way to go! Congratulations on your marriage and we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a treat! It had rained the day and night before our flight, and it seemed like waterfalls were pouring off every ridge. I've never seen anything like it. Kauai was beautiful, but nothing you can see from the ground compares to what you can...More

Thank James M
MaunaLoaHeliTours, Director of Sales at Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha James ! Thank you for taking the time to review our tours in Kauai. you are right .. Kauai is simply amazing !!! Mahalo ! The Team from Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first stop in Hawaii we've spent in Kauai. It's a beautiful island with a lot of great trails to see the amazing nature. But if you want to see more, you apparently need to go up in the sky. The best way to do...More

Thank Richo V
MaunaLoaHeliTours, General Manager at Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Richo! Thank you for your long and detailed review! We really appreciate the time you have taken to let other travellers know about our Helicopter Tours - and how we are different! It was a pleasure to fly you - and pleased that we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We scheduled a private doors off tour and couldn't be happier with the experience. Brian was our piolt and was great at explaining the sights. This is a must do if you're on Kauai! Don't be a fool and go with the larger companies that...More

Thank Dustin V
KauaiTourManagement, General Manager at Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Dustin - Thank you very much for youyr review. We are really pleaed enjoyed your flight - and we couldn't agree more - the Private Tour Experience is the only way to go. .A hui hou The Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the extended doors off helicopter tour and it was just phenomenal. Breathtaking views, and our pilot did a great job of feeling out the moments and knowing when to us some information about certain things we were looking at. We could not have...More

Thank Elizabeth C
MaunaLoaHeliTours, Director of Sales at Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

KauaiTourManagement, Director of Sales at Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours, responded to this review Aloha Elizabeth ! Thank you so much for the review of our Helicopter Tour! We welcome you back to Kauai - or our other Operations in Oahu or Big Island . Mahalo...More

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TamaraA1
6 August 2017|
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Response from MaunaLoaHeliTours | Property representative |
Aloha ! Yes we are FAA Certified! We have a FAA Part 135 Certificate and also operate under FAA FAR Part 91. We have been in operation on the Hawaiian Islands since 2002 - and have a perfect safety record. Apart from... More
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Heather D
16 April 2017|
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Response from KauaiTourManagement | Property representative |
Aloha, All camera or cellphones must be secured with a wrist or neck strap, otherwise they will not be permitted during the flight with the doors off. If flying with the doors on, you may have loose items.
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Gillian F
11 April 2017|
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Response from KauaiTourManagement | Property representative |
We are located at 3501 Rice Street Lihue (Harbor Mall). We are located in a large RV mobile bus; which is the office. You will need to find transportation to our office for check in, as we do not offer any pick up services... More
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