Have you ever dreamt of soaring above the breathtaking coastline of the Big Island of Hawaii, taking in panoramic views of the South Kohala resort and the lush tropical rainforest of Hamakua? Well, at CheapHawaiian Activities and Tours, we can make that dream a reality. Our Kohala / Hamakua Helicopter Tour offers an unforgettable adventure that will leave you in awe of the natural beauty that Hawaii has to offer.

During this 40-minute tour, you will have the opportunity to witness magnificent sea cliffs, hidden valleys, and cascading waterfalls in Waipio, Pololu, and Waimanu. And don’t worry about missing out on any of the details – our experienced pilot will provide personal narration throughout the journey.

What sets us apart from other tour providers? At CheapHawaiian Activities and Tours, we prioritize value, selection, and customer satisfaction. We believe that everyone should have the chance to explore Hawaii without breaking the bank, which is why we offer competitive prices without compromising on quality. With our extensive selection of activities and tours, we cater to all interests and preferences. And our commitment to small group tours ensures that you receive personalized attention and have the opportunity to create lasting memories with fellow travelers.

Your safety and the preservation of Hawaii’s natural beauty are also of utmost importance to us. We adhere to strict safety guidelines and incorporate eco-friendly practices into our tours.

So, why wait? Join us for a truly remarkable adventure in paradise. Whether you’re traveling solo, as a couple, or with your family, CheapHawaiian Activities and Tours guarantees an unforgettable experience that will showcase the best of Hawaii’s enchanting landscapes and warm hospitality. Book your dream vacation with us today and discover why we are the best tour provider in Hawaii!

About the Kohala / Hamakua Helicopter Tour

Sunshine Helicopters offers a Kohala / Hamakua Helicopter Tour on the Big Island of Hawaii. This thrilling tour takes you on an aerial journey to witness the natural wonders of the island from a unique perspective. With breathtaking views and a knowledgeable pilot as your guide, this tour promises to be an unforgettable experience.

Overview of the Tour

The Kohala / Hamakua helicopter Tour begins at the Hapuna Heliport, where passengers will receive a ground safety briefing before boarding the helicopter. Once in the air, you’ll be treated to panoramic views of the South Kohala resort coastline, with its stunning beaches and luxurious resorts.

Panoramic Views of South Kohala Resort Coastline

From the helicopter, you’ll have a bird’s-eye view of the South Kohala resort coastline. The crystal-clear turquoise waters, golden sandy beaches, and lush green landscapes are a sight to behold. As you soar above this picturesque coastline, you’ll be able to appreciate the beauty and tranquility of this popular tourist destination.

Lush Tropical Rainforest of Hamakua

As the helicopter continues its journey, you’ll witness the transition from the resort coastline to the lush tropical rainforest of Hamakua. This region is known for its dense vegetation, vibrant flora, and breathtaking waterfalls. From the comfort of the helicopter, you’ll have a front-row seat to the rainforest’s beauty, with its vibrant colors and cascading waterfalls.

Sea Cliffs, Hidden Valleys, and Waterfalls in Waipio, Pololu, and Waimanu

One of the highlights of the Kohala / Hamakua helicopter tour is the opportunity to see the stunning sea cliffs, hidden valleys, and numerous waterfalls in Waipio, Pololu, and Waimanu. These dramatic landscapes are inaccessible by road, making a helicopter tour the perfect way to witness their beauty. As you fly over these hidden gems, you’ll be left in awe of their grandeur and natural splendor.

Tour Duration and Inclusions

The Kohala / Hamakua Helicopter Tour is approximately 40 minutes long, providing ample time to soak in the sights and capture stunning photographs. The tour includes a ground safety briefing, complimentary coffee, and the pilot’s personal narration, providing you with insights into the history, culture, and geography of the area.

Seating Options and Weight Restrictions

For open seating, there is a maximum of 6 seats per flight, allowing for optimal viewing opportunities. However, if you prefer a more intimate experience, first class seating is available, with a maximum of 2 seats per flight located next to the pilot. Please note that weight restrictions apply for first class seating, and all passengers will be weighed at check-in to ensure compliance with safety regulations.

Check-in Process and Arrival Time

Passengers are required to check in 45 minutes prior to their selected tour time at Hapuna Heliport. This allows time for the necessary safety procedures and ensures a prompt departure. It is important to arrive on time to avoid any delays or disruptions to your tour experience.

Free Flying for Children Under 23 Months

Children under 23 months have the opportunity to fly for free on the Kohala / Hamakua Helicopter Tour. However, they must sit on an adult’s lap throughout the duration of the flight. This is a wonderful opportunity for families to introduce their young ones to the beauty of Hawaii from the skies.

Availability and Online Booking

The Kohala / Hamakua Helicopter Tour operates from Monday to Saturday, providing flexibility for travelers to choose a convenient day for their adventure. To secure your spot on this incredible tour, CheapHawaiian Activities and Tours offers an easy and secure online booking system. Simply select your desired date and time, provide your information, and finalize your booking with a few simple clicks.

Why Choose CheapHawaiian Activities and Tours

When it comes to selecting a tour provider in Hawaii, CheapHawaiian Activities and Tours is the top choice for many reasons. Here’s why you should choose us for your next Hawaiian adventure:

Unbeatable Value

We understand that exploring Hawaii can be a significant investment, and we aim to provide unmatched value to our guests. Our competitive prices ensure that you get the most out of your budget without compromising on the quality of your experience.

Extensive Selection of Activities and Tours

Whether you’re seeking adrenaline-pumping adventures, immersive cultural experiences, or tranquil escapes into nature, we’ve got you covered. Our wide range of activities and tours caters to all interests and preferences, ensuring that there is something for everyone.

Experienced and Knowledgeable Guides

Our team of guides are not only experienced professionals but also passionate about Hawaii and sharing its wonders with others. Their extensive knowledge and warm, friendly demeanor will enhance your experience, providing valuable insights and anecdotes throughout your journey.

Small Group Advantage

By keeping our tour groups small, we prioritize intimacy and personalized attention. This allows for a more immersive and engaging experience, as well as the opportunity to connect with fellow travelers. Our small group advantage ensures that you have a memorable and meaningful encounter with Hawaii’s beauty.

Focus on Customer Satisfaction

At CheapHawaiian Activities and Tours, your satisfaction is our ultimate goal. We go above and beyond to exceed your expectations, providing exceptional service, seamless logistics, and a hassle-free experience from start to finish. We value your feedback and continually strive to improve and enhance our offerings.

Commitment to Safety

Your safety is of paramount importance to us. We adhere to strict safety standards and guidelines to ensure that your journey with us is worry-free and secure. From well-maintained equipment to trained pilots, we prioritize your well-being at all times.

Local Insights and Hidden Gems

As a locally-rooted tour provider, we have an intimate understanding of Hawaii’s rich culture, history, and hidden gems. Our guides are knowledgeable about the islands, and they love to share their insights, stories, and recommendations to help you make the most of your time in paradise. Discover the lesser-known treasures of Hawaii with us.

Eco-Friendly Practices

Preserving the natural beauty of Hawaii is a responsibility we take seriously. We incorporate eco-friendly practices into our tours, minimizing our environmental impact and promoting sustainable tourism. By joining us, you can explore Hawaii with a clear conscience, knowing that you are supporting responsible and conscious travel.


Book your Kohala / Hamakua Helicopter Tour with Sunshine Helicopters and CheapHawaiian Activities and Tours today and embark on an extraordinary adventure. Experience the beauty and majesty of the Big Island of Hawaii from above, with panoramic views of the South Kohala resort coastline, the lush rainforest of Hamakua, and the hidden gems of Waipio, Pololu, and Waimanu. With our commitment to unbeatable value, extensive selection of activities and tours, knowledgeable guides, small group advantage, focus on customer satisfaction, commitment to safety, local insights, and eco-friendly practices, we guarantee an exceptional and unforgettable experience. Join us for an adventure of a lifetime in paradise!