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Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours

3501 Rice St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
+1 808-245-7500
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This was our first trip to Kauai and several friends had recommended taking a helicopter tour in... read more

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NonsuchMonaco
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Start your Kauai Adventure with Mauna Loa!

I was determined that our family would experience the Na Pali Coast by air, water, and hiking…so... read more

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

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Reviewed yesterday

This was our first trip to Kauai and several friends had recommended taking a helicopter tour in order to get the best view of the island. We chose Mauna Loa so that we could both get window seats and the price seemed very good for...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I was determined that our family would experience the Na Pali Coast by air, water, and hiking…so, being a crazy mother of many, I research everything and read all the reviews. Our family decided that Mauna Loa would be the way to go. We had...More

1  Thank CoronadoGaggle
MaunaLoaHeliTours, Manager at Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Aloha! It was a pleasure to host you and your family on your helicopter tour of Kauai! We are so happy to hear that you felt safe and in good hands with our experienced pilots. Thank you and your husband for your service. We hope...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We started our trip with a helicopter ride. Brian was our pilot and was fantastic. We took a doors off private tour and Brian flew us close to all the best sights of the island. He even made sure the both of us had great...More

Thank Wesley F
MaunaLoaHeliTours, Manager at Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Aloha Wesley, Thank you for flying with Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours. We are so pleased that you were able to get some great photos of the best sights on Kauai! We look forward to hosting you on your next helicopter tour! Enjoy the rest of...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

I recently read in a travel guide that visiting Kauai and not taking a helicopter tour is like visiting the Sistine Chapel and not looking up. Now that I've been there, I have to agree. Kauai is spectacular. Period. But just look at a map,...More

Thank HardwickTraveler
MaunaLoaHeliTours, Manager at Mauna Loa Helicopters Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Aloha, It was a pleasure to host you and your family on your helicopter tour. We are so happy to hear that the experience of our pilots made for a spectacular tour of Kauai! We look forward to more opportunities to host you and your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the Oahu trip this morning, if there is anything you do it has to be this !!! Scenery was stunning will take these memories back to Scotland . Well done guys !!!More

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

Aloha !!! Thank you for flying with us ! Its always a pleasure watching our customers faces as they fly over Oahu's hidden treasures :-) HAve a safe trip back to Scotland and please come back and see us again! The Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Th only word I can find is WOW!!! This business offers three great options for tours, all with something special to offer. My wife and I elected to do a private tour with the doors off. It was such a great experience without the doors...More

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

Aloha David - We are so pleased you enjoyed your flight with us on Kauai! There is certainly something very special about having a private helicopter tour :-) Have a safe onward journey and come and see us in Oahu or Big Island !!! Mahalo...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unforgettable experience with breathtaking views of the most beautiful parts of Hawaii. The helicopter is small and all passengers get window seat with perfect visibility.

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

Aloha Oriol ! Thank you for taking the time to review us ! We really appreciate it ! The Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't quiet describe how happy I was up in the sky with Mauna Helicopters Tours :-) At first sight their office (a bus) looks a bit strange compared to other offices but the staff is very friendly and everything run smoothly. The flight itself...More

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

Aloha Daisy! Please come back and see us when we move into our state of the art hangar & customer VIP room which is currently being built at the Heliport in Kauai! We can't wait !!!! Have a safe onward travel and please stop by...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked 2 helicopters for an early morning flight with the doors off for our family of 4 on a recent holiday in Kauai. This was a big treat, and by the time our Aussie dollars had been converted, an expensive treat as well. All...More

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

Aloha ! Thank you for reviewing our Helicopter Tour in Kauai - As you saw - there is no other way to experience the beauty of Kauai and its amazing waterfalls , coastline and cliffs. Have a safe trip back to Australia and please come...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I thoroughly enjoyed this tour, and highly recommend it. My daughter and I visited Kauai in late July, and the weather was unpredictable all week. We booked our flight for 2 (doors off) with the understanding that if the weather declined too the point of...More

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

Aloha Terry! Can we quaote you on this review? !!!! Thank you so much for taking the time to write up such a detailed review of our Kauai tour. We cannot agree more with you . Brian is great!!! A hui hou The Mauna Loa...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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