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Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa

Queen Kaahumanu Hwy. (Hwy 19) and Waikoloa Rd., Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
+1 808-886-1768
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Wonderful!

Not much more can be said that hasn't been said already. Wonderful and safe operation. Our pilot... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2016
Westchestertravel
via mobile
It's like your in Jurassic Park..Amazing!

Ok so firstly Im a Aussie and the US dollar sux for us at the moment however I seriously encourage... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2016
Mel D
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Melbourne, Australia
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Queen Kaahumanu Hwy. (Hwy 19) and Waikoloa Rd., Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Not much more can be said that hasn't been said already. Wonderful and safe operation. Our pilot, Eli, was fantastic and interacted with my 8 and 5 year olds throughout the flight. We saw all of the major sights. Truly worthwhile. My only disappointment was...More

Thank Westchestertravel
BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this review

Aloha Westchestertravel, Mahalo for your review. We sincerely appreciate your generous feedback. Eli is an amazing pilot and we will be sure to share you kind words with him and the team here. We look forward to your return to Hawaii and hope you tour...More

Reviewed 3 September 2016

Ok so firstly Im a Aussie and the US dollar sux for us at the moment however I seriously encourage you to save your cashola and splerge on this once in a lifetime experience! We had previously done a Grand Canyon heli tour when in...More

Thank Mel D
BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this review

Aloha Mel D, Thank you for your review. We sincerely appreciate your generous feedback. Eli is really an amazing pilot and we will be sure to share your kind words with him and the team here. We look forward to your return to Hawaii and...More

Reviewed 1 September 2016

A huge thankyou to our wonderful pilot Eli !! He was amazing ...not only professional and informative but totally engaging in his humour and wit. He made a fantastic trip even better ! Although the cost is high for the 2 hour flight, this is...More

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BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this review

ALoha 386jo, Mahalo for your review. We sincerely appreciate your generous feedback. Eli is an amazing pilot and we will be sure to share your kind words with him and the team here. We look forward to your return to Hawaii and hope you tour...More

Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

This is expensive and will cost around $500 per person if you leave from Waikalola but it is a two hour tour and absolutely worth the splurge!

Thank Marjorie V
BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this review

Aloha Marjorie V, Mahalo for your review. We are so happy you decided to take this tour. Seeing the sites from the skies are absolutely amazing. Should your travels bring you back to Hawaii, we look forward to having you tour with us again.

Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We were originally supposed to do a helicopter tour over Kauai but we got Rained out twice. So we decided to do it on Big Island since the lava was flowing into the ocean again. This was a 1&1/2 hour tour that left from the...More

Thank rosimmom
BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this review

Aloha rosimmom, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We will be sure to share your kind words with the team here. Should your travels bring you back to Hawaii, we look forward to having you tour with...More

Reviewed 29 August 2016

I had high expectations having done several helicopter rides in many other cities so may be a tad jaded in my review. It's certainly scenic and you will get some pretty shots, but with a tiny speck of lava there wasn’t much to see on...More

Thank SOAP
BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this review

Aloha SOAP, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. Your experience is important, Lava flow is inherently unpredictable. We hope to have the opportunity of renewing your confidence with us, should you return to Hawaii and want to tour the beautiful islands...More

Reviewed 29 August 2016

Our afternoon trip was cancelled as the weather was inclement but we were rebooked for the next morning and had a wonderful 2 hour flight. The ground crew were so friendly and helpful (thanks Rowena #1) and pilot Eli was excellent - professional, informative and...More

Thank Barbara P
BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this review

Aloha Barbara P & Ohana, We sincerely appreciate your generous feedback. Eli is an amazing pilot we will be sure to share your kind words with him and the team here. Rowena will be so happy to hear that you folks had a memorable time....More

Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Our family's first helicopter ride: It was expensive but worth it. Safe, easy and incredible views of lava running into the ocean and some beautiful waterfalls. We witnessed the changing on the Earth's surface. Ethan, our pilot, was knowledgeable and patient with all of our...More

Thank Charissa F
BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this review

Aloha Charissa F, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. Ethan is a wonderful pilot we will be sure to share your kind words with him and the team here. We look forward to your return to Hawaii and hope...More

Reviewed 26 August 2016

Eli was a great pilot. Trip was incredible. Waterfalls and scenery are insane. If you are reading this, book it. Book the morning if you can, usually better weather.More

Thank Brock O
BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this review

Aloha Brock O, Mahalo for the review. We are so delighted to here that you enjoyed your tour. Eli is an amazing pilot we will be sure to share you kind words with him and the team here. Should your travels bring you back to...More

Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic experience. The views were spectacular. View of volcanos was spectacular. Just watching lava flowing into the ocean was awesome. A must do tour. Just had one hiccup....the video recording of our tour got messed up and that ruined the experience a bit. Wish that...More

Thank stansthanunathan
BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this review

Aloha stansthanunathan, Mahalo for the great review. We sincerely appreciate your generous feedback and we will be sure to share it with the team here. We also apologize for the video not working out. We hope you return to Hawaii and tour with us again.

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mowking
I would like to know if the helicopter's are handicapped excesable I would need a stool to get in.
6 April 2017|
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Response from snyderkr1 | Reviewed this property |
They've been in business for many years. As others have said, call to be sure, but I'm certain if there's a way to get you in, they know how to do it. The chopper I flew in was quite comfortable -- not cramped at all (I... More
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thereadbaron
Hi - can anyone tell me what time you have to be at waikoloa heliport for both morning and afternoon flight? Trying to cram something else into the day :) thanks!
19 March 2017|
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Response from Talemah J | Reviewed this property |
We had to be there 30 minutes prior to our reservation time.
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allan327
We are arriving on the star princess in Hilo Ohio bay. On Sunday 12th of Feb I think. Do you pick up from the dock
2 February 2017|
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Response from BlueCEO | Property representative |
Aloha allan327, Thank you for your interest in touring with Blue! Regarding your questions, if you book your tour with Blue Hawaiian Helicopters directly through your Cruise ship we will be able to shuttle you tour our... More
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