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Safari Helicopters

3225 Akahi St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1108
+1 808-246-0136
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Sarari never confirmed our tour...even though we booked

DO NOT BOOK WITH SAFARI!!! We flew from Oahu for a day on Kauai with family to do a helicopter tour... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
busymomof3inoh
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Middleburg Heights, Ohio
Fantastic experience

I highly recommend safari. We did the 90min Eco tour. Julissa on reception was lovely and helpful... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Takemesomewhere28
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Melbourne, Australia
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For 30 years Safari has been taking people on helicopter tours to the inaccessible wonders of Kauai. Guest safety and satisfaction are Safari Helicopters top priority. Take an air tour with Safari Helicopters to find out why they've been named best of Kauai 3 years in a row.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“eco tour” (57 reviews)
“safety record” (62 reviews)
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3225 Akahi St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1108
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+1 808-246-0136

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Reviewed 4 days ago

DO NOT BOOK WITH SAFARI!!! We flew from Oahu for a day on Kauai with family to do a helicopter tour then hike. I called Safari and confirmed they had the 8:30am available four days before our tour as we wanted the rest of our...More

Thank busymomof3inoh
Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha, We wanted to once again offer our apologies for our mistake on your reservation. We took full responsibility and also are the ones who called blue and helped you set up that appointment. We understand that our mistake caused some disruption to your day...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I highly recommend safari. We did the 90min Eco tour. Julissa on reception was lovely and helpful to deal with, I phoned a few other companies who were not as friendly. When we arrived all the staff were friendly and fun. Paul was our helicopter...More

Thank Takemesomewhere28
Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha, It was our pleasure! Julissa is a great reservationist and one of our great employees. Your pilot Paul is our chief pilot and does a fantastic job as you witnessed. All of our employees love what they do and that I think is what...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had very limited time in Kauai so Waimea Canyon was top of the must see list. We drove up to this amazing Grand Canyon of the Pacific in the morning and the did the helicopter tour in the afternoon. From the first, contact with...More

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Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha Tony, We are honored with your kind words and patronage. Thank you so much for flying with us and giving us a shot. We strive to be very reasonable in price yet still offer world class service. The beauty of Kauai is truly life...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very professional personell in the office, groundcrew member Sherry and pilot Julia. Relaxed flight with amazing views, explaned by Julia. Goods views from all seats, We were a family of 5. I highly recommend the.More

Thank patricia2015121
Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Patricia, We are so glad you had a great time. Sherry and Julia are great employees, and we are very lucky to have them both. Julia is one of the only female pilots on the island for helicopter tours and she is the best...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 8th flight with Safari (7 on Kauai and 1 on the Big Island), and it is always the highlight of our trip. Safari is an extremely professional company, providing safety first, along with comfort and enjoyment on a spectacular flight around the...More

Thank barrynew1
Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha, First off we want to thank you for being such a loyal patron of our company. We are honored by your kind words and your continued support of our company. We will pass on your comments to our crew, they love to hear the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing adventure! The scenery was incredible and the commentary by our pilot Laura was informative and interesting. The staff were all friendly and accomodating and all at a great price. Would highly recommend you do this while in kauaii.More

Thank Mexz1
Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha, Thank you for sharing your experience with us and so many others. We will pass on your kind words to the staff. We hope you enjoy the rest of your stay here on our beautiful island. We wish you many more adventures and safe...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was really an amazing trip and the best way to see the full island! Such a fun thing my husband and I did on our honeymoon!More

Thank Reilly S
Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha, First off, Congratulations! And thank you for letting us be the ones to share this memory with you. Thank you for your review and for your patronage. Please come back and see us on your future visits to our island. Till we meet again,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I think the term "awesome" is overused in today's vernacular but it is the best word to describe our experience. From the moment we were greeted upon our arrival to the overview of what to expect and the entire flight experience, the operation is first-class....More

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Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha, Awesome is truly the only fitting description of the beauty that is Kauai. We believe that each tour is an opportunity to share the beauty we see everyday in a way that opens the eyes and minds of the individual, as it did with...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic job by Safari Helicopters at both Hilo and Kauai locations. The pilots were top notch as was all of the staff. These are the two best chopper rides I have ever done not only for the awesome scenery but the fantastic company who provided...More

Thank CozyShafer
Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha, We humbly thank you for your kind words, and your gracious review. We are very happy we met your expectations, and that we had the opportunity to share this moment with you. We wish you all the best on your future travels. Warmest Mahalo,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are planning a trip to Hawaii go to Kauai, one of the islands. It is so beautiful, the best way to see the whole island is on a 1hr helicopter trip with Safari Helicopters. You will see (weather permitting) sights you would never...More

Thank lindaroymel
Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha, Well thank you for taking the time to review us, and share your feedback. We also want to say Mahalo for the 5 stars, we really work hard to make every experience special for all our customers. Please come back and see us on...More

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Anne B
28 August 2017|
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Response from Murphy-Safari | Property representative |
Aloha, Well that is a question that only your husband can answer. I will say we try our hardest to make the flight as smooth and fear free as we can possible make it. The best judge of your husbands comfort with flying will... More
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BeeTourG
23 March 2017|
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Response from Cjmiller583 | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes!
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VACNUT
8 March 2017|
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Response from JoeySue66 | Reviewed this property |
I sat in the best seat in the chopper - the front right. But you don't have a say in it - it's based on weight distribution by your pilot at the last minute.
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