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  • Location: Hilo, Hawaii
  • Duration:  45 minutes (approx.)

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This Big Island helicopter adventure will show you the best of Hawaii – volcanoes and waterfalls – from the air! Starting from Hilo, you’ll journey over miles of tropical rainforest on your way to Kilauea, one of the most active volcanoes on Earth; keep your eyes open for lava flowing from the crater. You’ll then soar past the many hidden waterfalls near the Wailuku River before flying back to Hilo.

For a guaranteed window seat, make sure to upgrade to the preferred seating option.


  • 45-minute Big Island helicopter flight from Hilo
  • See some of the biggest and most active volcanoes in the world
  • Enjoy lush Hawaiian scenery
  • Fly over cascading waterfalls
  • Talk to your pilot on two-way radios
  • Guaranteed your own window seat!

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

The guaranteed window seats mean you're sure to have fantastic views of several active volcanoes, rainforests and plenty of waterfalls. And being able to talk to the pilot via 2-way radio makes it easy to ask questions!

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What You Can Expect

Fire and Falls Helicopter Adventure from Hilo

Fire and Falls Helicopter Adventure from Hilo

On this 45-minute helicopter tour around the Big Island, you’ll get amazing aerial views of those natural wonders that make Hawaii so special – waterfalls and volcanoes, including one of the most active volcanoes in the world, Kilauea. If you're lucky, Kilauea will be oozing fiery lava for your viewing pleasure.

After you’ve seen Kilauea, your four-passenger Hughes 500 helicopter will whisk you to the next jaw-dropping sight. All passengers are guaranteed window seats on the flight, so you won’t miss any of the panoramic views. You’ll see the Wailuku River, where you’ll fly by an amazing series of waterfalls cascading into the emerald pools below.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2013

Fantastic!!! We flew with the doors off and were able to see so much more plus makes for a more exciting flight.. Great pilot. Joyce gave lots of information on what we were seeing, made sure we had ample time for pictures at the right angles. Highly recommend this adventure. Truly a 5.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2013

Amazing helecopter flight around Kiluaua volcano made my wifes 50th birthday very special. The pilot was exceptional. Thank you.

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