Volcano Coast Safari 40-45 Min - Safari Helicopters-Hawaii
Ascend from the helipad at the Hilo Airport and soar directly to Kilauea to view the current activity and the coastal region devastation by previous lava flows.
Operates: Daily, per reservation.
Departure Point: Hilo Airport Heliport.
Duration: 40 - 45 minute tour.
Equipment: ASTAR 350B2-7 (with more leg room, air conditioning for passenger comfort the earlier versions of the helicopter). Equipped with a multiple video camera system to record your tour, two-way intercom system for a more personalized tour, CD stereo system, Bose headsets, and a large picture window for superior viewing.
Capacity: Six passengers.
Inclusions: Narrated tour.
Exclusions: A video of your tour is available for $30.00.
Serves Alcohol: There is not any alcohol available during the activity.
Foreign Language Translation: There is no foreign language translation available.
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.
What to Bring: It is recommended that you bring a camera with you. We suggest bringing your camera in a ziplock bag in case you need to protect it from the elements. We recommend that everyone in your group brings sunglasses.
Restrictions: People who have gone SCUBA diving within twenty-four hours of the scheduled check in time are not permitted on this activity. Cancellations of this reservation cannot be made within forty-eight hours of the scheduled check in time. We recommend not wearing a white or light colored top to minimize reflections on the insides of the windows in your pictures. There is the possibility of motion sickness on this activity.
The flight pattern and specific sights are subject to weather conditions. Bags, backpacks, caps, hats and purses are not allowed on this tour. Cameras are allowed, but not camera bags. Guests will be weighed at check in. Guests who weigh more than 250lbs will need to purchase an extra seat. Two guests flying together with a combined weight of more than 450lbs will need to purchase an extra seat, paying for three seats total. Guests who weigh more than the weight provided at the time of their reservation may get bumped from the flight. No refund will be given and the guest will still have to pay for the seat.
For Pride of America Cruise Ship passengers this tour provides pick-up at the Hilo dock on Tuesday of your cruise itinerary.
Over 250Lbs (2 Seats)
Two Over 450Lbs (3 Seats)
Lap Child Under 2
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- # Astar Helicopter
- # 6 People or Less
- # Hilo Area
- # Volcanoes National Park
- # 1 Hour or Less
- # Tours With a Guide
- # Walker Accessible
- # Doors On
- # First Class Seating
- # Hotel Pickup is Not 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
- # No Translation Available
- # No Minimum Age
- # Hilo Area
- # Pick Up From Cruise Ship Available
There have been 3 reviews written about the Volcano Coast Safari (40-45 Minutes) with Safari Helicopters.
Average Product Rating: 5.0 / 5
Absolutely worth the money -- in case you were wondering. Also absolutely the ONLY way to see a live volcano in action. An amazing adventure that my children will never forget. Just DO it!
All you could ask for from the tour.
amazing! everyone was so nice, Dave and Richard were excellent! The tour is the perfect length and the pilot made sure everyone saw all the good stuff. I highly recommend this tour!