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Big Island Air

73-103 Uu St, Kona International Airport/ Commuter Air Terminal, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 808-329-4868
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E KOMO MAI, Welcome! Join us for a spectacular air tour of the Hawaii volcano Big Island that you will never forget.From Kona International Airport, our big reliable Cessna Caravan tour plane takes you over the active Kilauea volcano with views of ancient Hawaiian settlements, lush green valleys and towering waterfalls along hundreds miles of rugged coastline. Air Conditioned Comfort, Every Seat a Window Seat! Experienced, Knowledgeable Tour Pilots who take pride in sharing the splendors of the island.Try our 5 Island Tour too!!
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73-103 Uu St, Kona International Airport/ Commuter Air Terminal, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
This attraction is at Keahole Airport
+1 808-329-4868
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did a 90 minute aerial view of the island. Our pilot flew over all of of the Big Island, including parts, particularly the North east portion - which are very challenging to access on land. The scenery was amazing - so lush, with many...More

Thank Anand K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visitors to the Big Island invariably want to see the magnificence of the Volcano....with Maura Kea and Madam Pele giving astounding views of the molten lava and the ever growing Island , as the magma flows to the sea. It is nature at its rawest...More

Thank Michael Denis M
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

This tour was fantastic. Essential for seeing everything before you try to drive to any of these places see how far and difficult they really are by air first! Only 9 seats so book early!! Each seat has a window view, the seats are wide,...More

Thank sarahdO3436SC
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

There are not enough superlatives to describe our nearly 2 hour flight around the island with Big Island Air!!! 3,000' waterfalls, flying over the active caldera, and seeing the lava fall into the ocean... just amazing!!!!!!!! Rex was a great pilot and very knowledgeable. We...More

Thank CRLPortland
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Granted it's pricey- but this IS TOTALLY worth the price!!! If you are interested in making a lifetime memory for your family- DO IT! Our family of 5 went & even though it was a little cloudy that day we had breath taking views! Our...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

My husband was not excited about going to see the volcano in a helicopter. When I booked this plane ride, he was very excited! We had an incredible day! The coastline was beautiful! The volcano was incredible! The pilot turned the plane so both sides...More

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

My best friend and I went on a sunset tour on the 19th of April. Rex was our pilot and he was awesome! Very cool very funny, full of knowledge and an extremely good pilot. It was a smooth beautiful flight we saw beauty at...More

Thank TruthTellerKari
Reviewed 20 April 2017

If you are not a helicopter person then this is for you. I, myself, am a pilot and would rather fly in a plane over helicopter. Their service is second to none. It started with the initial call and email, at check in and with...More

Thank Pila J
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I have taken three of Island Air tours: two from Hilo and the other from Kona. All have been excellent. Each begins with a short but important safety briefing. The Hilo trip is essentially over the volcano, while the Kona trip circles the island and...More

Thank John P B
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We took an Amazing trip to the Big Island to see the active Volcano. Big Island Air is a 9 seater Cessna plane. The plane was very nice & everyone had a window seat. The trip was super exciting! The scenery was absolutely beautiful &...More

Thank FNBlondie
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Gisela T
15 November 2016|
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Response from Hilda L | Property representative |
Thank you for the inquiry, but the best answer to your question is to call the office number (808-329-4868)to check our weather forecast, as of this moment we can't say what will be our weather forecast..Weather in Hawaii... More
8 June 2016|
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Response from Deborah597 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, but you should definitely call and ask them directly.
Chandra M
17 February 2016|
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Response from davek926 | Reviewed this property |
If their plane in Maui is the same as the one I was on on the Big Island there is one first class style seat on each side of the plane so you have your own window. This gives you a great feeling of comfort, no crowding. You... More