Ali'i Air Tours - Doors On or Off Kauai Helicopter Tour
This tour will be available starting in January 2023.
This Kauai helicopter tours gives you the option of flying either with open or closed doors. In the same time, it covers all of the island’s most beautiful locations. Considering that over 80% of Kauai is inaccessible from the ground, the best way to see the whole island is from a helicopter.
Experience stunningly beautiful views of Manawaiopuna Falls, the waterfall made popular in the movie Jurassic Park. Fly over the immense Waimea and Olokele canyons and see dozens of waterfalls, including the 2,000-foot Waipio Falls.
On Kauaui’s north shore, you’ll fly over the isolated Na Pali Coast, often called the “jewel of Kauai.” See this coastline’s 3,000-foot sea cliffs, sea caves and hidden beaches, as well as the amazing landscapes of the Nualolo and Kalalau valleys.
Last but not least, you’ll get to see the dormant shield volcano, Mt Wai'ale'ale crater. With over 450 inches of rainfall a year, it is one of the wettest places on earth.
- Doors on or off, it's your choice!
- Manawaiopuna Falls aka Jurassic Park Falls
- Hanapepe Valley
- Olokele and Waimea canyons
- Waipo'o Falls
- Napali Coast
- North Shore
- Hanalei Valley
- Mt Wai'ale'ale Crater
Kauai Helicopter Tour
- Where and When:
- DRIVING OUT GUESTS:
Check in 45 minutes prior to tour departure time.
Ali'i Air Tours is located at the Lihue Airport at the Commuter Terminal between Fedex & UPS.
3745 Ahukini Rd
Lihue, HI 96766
There should be a free parking area available.
CRUISE SHIP GUESTS
Please be at the Anchor Cove Shopping Center 45 minutes before your tour departure time.
Complimentary Transportation is available from the Anchor Cove Shopping Center to the Airport for your tour.
WALKING TO ANCHOR COVE: Debark your ship and exit the security area. Walk to the Harbor Mall, which is an approximate 10 minute, easy walk from Nawiliwili Harbor. Turn right and follow the stree Meet the representative at the Anchor Cove Shopping Center (3416 Rice St, Lihue, HI 96766 View Map).
SHUTTLE TO ANCHOR COVE: The Anchor Cove shuttle runs approximately every 10 minutes. Board the shuttle, when you arrive tot he Anchor Cove Shopping Center please wait in front of the ABC Store to meet your representative.
- Minimum of 2 passengers required to book.
Minimum age: 7 years old
Minimum weight: 40 lbs
Maximum total weight per seat: 275 lbs
Maximum total weights of all passengers together: 600 lbs
If there is a child age 7 to 11 years old in the group, the doors are required to be on the helicopter.
If 3 passengers are flying no more than 1 passenger can weigh over 200 lbs.
Per FAA regulations, All passengers will be weighed at check-in. A cancelled flight due to incorrect weights at check-in will not be eligible for a refund.
All tour sights are weather based. Flight paths may be adjusted for wind and weather and may include alternate sites.
Seat assignments are subject to weight and balance restrictions of the aircraft.
- Special Notes:
- Tours are narrated by highly experienced pilots certified by the State of Hawaii as air tour guides.
Dutch interpreter is available upon request.
- Operation Days:
- 60 minutes
- Minimum of 2
Maximum of 3
- Robinson R44 Helicopter