Pali Makani Tour 30 Minutes - Makani Kai Helicopters Oahu
This 30 minute tour begins with a beautiful view of placid Keehi Lagoon and continues over historic Honolulu Harbor. Here you will see Aloha Tower, once the tallest structure on the island, as well as cruise ships from distant ports. Next is downtown Honolulu, featuring the only royal palace in the country. Above the city stands Punchbowl, the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. The tour continues above Ala Moana Beach Park, Magic Island, the Ala Wai Yacht Harbor, and Waikiki Beach. Beyond, you'll see Diamond Head Crater from a dramatic perspective, the Gold Coast where millionaires make their homes and spectacular Hanauma Bay. Rounding the East end of the island, you'll see rugged coastline, inviting Sandy Beach, and Makapu'u Point and Lighthouse. Your aerial tour continues over Sea Life Park, the estate where TV's Magnum PI was filmed and miles of white sand beach. You"ll be treated to a stunning view of Mount Olomana and later the Nuumanu Pali, where King Kamehameha's warriors won a decisive battle to unite the islands.
Assisted Passengers - A portable lifting device is available for those customers needing special assistance. Please advise us in advance of any special requirements. Tour routes may vary depending on winds and inclement weather.
Operates: Daily between 8:30am and 4:30pm. Earlier flights are available upon request.
Departure Point: Honolulu International Airport.
Duration: 30 minutes.
Equipment: Eurocopter A-Star FX1s helicopters with air conditioning, Bose noise canceling headsets, custom leather interiors, and high quality DVD recording systems. Hawaiian music on CD and extra large windows for premium viewing.
Capacity: 6 passengers.
Inclusions: Transportation provided from all major Waikiki hotels. Lap child under 24 months flies for free in parents lap. Can be ADA accessible but need prior notification and they also have a van that will accommodate electric wheelchairs and a custom designed lift to facilitate loading into the helicopter. Japanese translation is available with prior notification. This activity is accessible by wheelchair and walker. Restrictions may apply.
Exclusions: Personalized DVDs are available for $40. International DVDs are $50.
Serves Alcohol: There is not any alcohol available during the activity.
Foreign Language Translation: Japanese translation is available during the activity.
Handicapped Accessible: Participants who use a walker can go on this tour. Participants who require a wheelchair can go on this tour.
Required Certifications: The participant is not required to have any certification or special license in order to participate.
Restrictions: Cancellations of this reservation cannot be made within seventy-two hours of the scheduled check in time.
There is a 72 hour cancellation policy. Bring a photo ID for airport security. Do not bring purses, backpacks, fanny packs or cell phones on your flight. Cameras and film are allowed. Bring a photo ID. You will be weighed at check in. If given weight is substantially lower than your actual weight, you may get bumped from the flight and you still have to pay for the seat. First class seating cannot exceed 345 lbs per couple. For open seating additional charges may apply for those over 250 lbs and for those over 300 lbs an extra seat charge will apply. Two or more people within the same party having a combined weight exceeding 430 lbs may be required to purchase an additional seat. Makani Kai reserves the right to deny boarding to persons whose actual weight exceeds their stated weight by more than 10 pounds. If unable to accommodate on another tour, there will be no refund. Routes and Flight Times - Due to variable weather, we do not fly specific routes on our tours. Flight times are estimates and may vary due to air traffic in and around the Honolulu International Airport as well as weather.There is a 72 hour cancellation policy.
Lap Child Under 2
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- # Astar Helicopter
- # 6 People or Less
- # Honolulu/Waikiki
- # 1 Hour or Less
- # Tours With a Guide
- # Walker Accessible
- # Wheelchair Accessible
- # Doors On
- # First Class Seating
- # Hotel Pickup is Available
- # No Meals Are Provided
- # No Swim Stop Included
- # No Certification or Special License Required
- # Does Not Serve Alcohol
- # Relaxed
- # Afternoon
- # Evening
- # Midday
- # Morning
- # Air
- # Japanese Translation Available
- # No Minimum Age
- # Honolulu/Waikiki
There has been 1 review written about the Pali Makani Tour (30 Minutes) with Makani Kai Helicopters.
Average Product Rating: 4.0 / 5
A must do! All the staff was really nice and helpful. Pilot was very knowledgable and flight was super smooth! Sites were very good, lots of photo chances, bring telescopic lens camera for best shots though my iPhone 6s+ took amazing shots as well.