Hilo Fire and Falls Adventure - Paradise Helicopters
Departing from Hilo, you will fly over miles of tropical rain forest on your way to the latest activity of Kilauea. View the volcanic rebirth of the island and witness the awesome power. On the return flight, you will cross the slopes of Mauna Loa to the Wailuku River, where numerous waterfalls cascade into beautiful emerald ponds.
Operates: Daily, per reservation.
Departure Point: Hilo International Airport.
Duration: 45 minutes.
Equipment: Bell 407 with executive seating. During peak season a MD500/Hughes 500 may be substituted.
Capacity: 6 passengers.
Inclusions: All window seats have large sliding windows for better pictures and two-way communication allowing you to speak directly with the pilot. Please call ahead. Japanese language translation is available by request.
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.
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 forty-eight hours of the scheduled check in time.
Tour departure time, flight duration, route and viewing may vary due to weather. Passengers will be weighed at check in. If the weight given at the time of reservation is substantially different than your actual weight, the guest may get bumped from the flight, and will still have to pay for the seat. Passengers weighing 250lbs to 300lbs will be charged a $25 capacity surcharge. Guests over 300lbs will be required to purchase a half seat, and guests over 350lbs will be required to purchase a full additional seat. They will be guaranteed a window seat and an empty seat next to them. These fees will be paid direct at check in.
For Pride of America Cruise Ship passengers a taxi ride from the pier to the tour is about a 10 minute ride. Rent-a-Cars are also available. This tour has a 48 hour cancellation policy. This means that once you're within 48 hours of the start time, the tour the tour is non refundable. If you choose to cancel before this time, the standard 10% cancellation fee will apply. If the vendor needs to cancel your tour because of weather, a mechanical issue or any other reason you will receive a 100% refund of the price you paid.
CS Fee For 250 To 300Lbs
X-Tra Half or Full Seat
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- # Bell 407 Helicopter
- # 6 People or Less
- # Hilo Area
- # 1 Hour or Less
- # Tours With a Guide
- # Walker Accessible
- # Hotel Pickup is Not Available
- # No Meals Are Provided
- # No Swim Stop Included
- # No Certification or Special License Required
- # Does Not Serve Alcohol
- # Relaxed
- # Air
- # Japanese Translation Available
- # Hilo Area
- # Requires Rental Car From Cruise Ship
There has been 1 review written about the Hilo Fire and Falls Adventure (45 minutes) with Paradise Helicopters.
Average Product Rating: 5.0 / 5
What a great experience! My grandkids were so excited. Our pilot searched until we found lava. I felt very safe through the whole preflight and flight. We had to be rebook was so accommodating!