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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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Great tour

I took the Big Island Spectacual. Elli was a great pilot. His information was interesting and his... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
NJP_98270
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Marysville, Washington, United States
Breathtaking, must-see tour

We took the 2-hour tour (Big Island Spectacular), which shows not only the craters and lava flowing... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
fmalves
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Belo Horizonte, MG
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Queen Kaahumanu Hwy. (Hwy 19) and Waikoloa Rd., Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

I took the Big Island Spectacual. Elli was a great pilot. His information was interesting and his flying skills amazing. I got such a great taste of the island that it saved a lot of driving around. The only downfall was the view of the...More

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BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Aloha NJP_98270, Mahalo for your review. We truly appreciate your generous feedback. Eli is such an amazing pilot, we will be sure to share your kind words with him and the team here. We hope you return to Hawaii again someday and join us for...More

Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We took the 2-hour tour (Big Island Spectacular), which shows not only the craters and lava flowing towards the ocean, but also the awesome waterfalls and steep cliffs of the Kohala Mountains. It is definitely an experience of a lifetime! As a background music plays...More

Thank fmalves
BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Aloha fmalves, Thank you for taking the time to share you rexperience with us. We sincerely appreciate your generous feedback. We are so thrilled your enjoyed your experience with Blue! Should you travels bring you back to Hawaii, we look forward to having you tour...More

Reviewed 1 October 2016

We took the 2 hour trip. While it is expensive, it is worth it as you get the see major portions of the island including the active volcano and the magnificent east coast. You will need your camera and wear dark clothes to minimise reflections...More

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BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Aloha SydneyStuart, Mahalo for your review. We sincerely appreciate your generous feedback. Greg 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 Hawaii, we look forward to having...More

Reviewed 30 September 2016

My in laws are turning 90 and wanted an adventure. Someone said, if you visit the island, this is the one thing to do. They did it! The staff was exceptional. It is difficult walking for them and yet, they could climb with assistance and...More

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BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Aloha JerilG, Thank you so much for taking the time to share this experience with us! What an amazing adventure for your in laws to have and we are so happy we were part of that memorable time. Should you travels bring you back to...More

Reviewed 29 September 2016

We took the Big Island tour yesterday at 2:30 with Toshi in an A-Star helicopter. It was beautifully breathtaking. Toshi was very knowledgeable about Hawaii and its history as well as the geographic history. I never felt unsafe or scared of his flying abilities. As...More

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BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Aloha joycepowell09, Mahalo for your review! What a great review. So glad to hear that we were able to exceed your expectations and that you enjoyed your tour with us! Toshi is truly a talented pilot, we will be sure to share you kind words...More

Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

OUTSTANDING!! DO NOT MISS!! A birds eye view of all the amazing ecosystems on the Big Island. Expensive but worth the price.

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BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Aloha BJ E, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We look forward to having you tour with us again someday!

Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic pilot! Very fun experience!!! Very well organized. Loved their waiting area where they have a movie playing giving the visitor some history and background of the Hawaiian islands. We got to see the active volcano and the lava running into the ocean! Fabulous!!!More

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BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Aloha littlejoanieb, Mahalo for your review. We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your tour with us. Seeing Hawaii from the skies is truly an amazing experience, we are so happy that you got to enjoy that with us. Should your travels bring...More

Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Rowena, at check-in and during departure was awesome. Very helpful answering questions and making us feel valued and comfortable. Greg O or "Go" our pilot was very knowledgeable and answered all our questions. He explained things to calm nerves of first time flyers. Most importantly,...More

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BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Aloha Cindy C, Mahalo for your review. What a great review! So glad to hear that we were able to exceed your expectations and that you enjoyed your tour with us. Rowena really takes a lot of pride in what she does. Greg O is...More

Reviewed 27 September 2016

We booked this excursion called "Big Island Spectacular" through Royal Caribbean. It was quite expensive ($525 p/person), but we had read so many good reviews, and we must say, it was WELL worth it!!! Our pilot (with Blue Hawaiian Helicopters) was VERY confident, knowledgeable, and...More

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BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Aloha lindamI4530IT, Thank you for taking the time to share you experience with us. We are delighted that your experience with Blue was a memorable one. We will be sure to share you generous feedback with the team here. Should your travels bring you back...More

Reviewed 23 September 2016

Did the Circle of Fire Tour in the afternoon. From our Helicopter, saw the lava splashing around in the Volcano with smoke spewing up into the air. How amazing to see the Earth recreating itself. Tour then continued to the point where the lava is...More

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BlueCEO, Manager at Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2016

Aloha ChristianCharles, Mahalo for your review. 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...More

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CoastToCoastMom
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Response from K.H. D | Reviewed this property |
We left at 7a and our helicopter was able to land at the waterfall site. This is not offered on all rides, so check. I would recommend the morning time due to how the clouds build up over the island. Exceptional trip.....
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mowking
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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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Response from Talemah J | Reviewed this property |
We had to be there 30 minutes prior to our reservation time.
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