NEW! Pele's Creation
Departs from Hilo

Pele, the Hawaiian volcano deity is said to embody the lava and natural forces of the volcano. She has made her home on Hawaii Island (the Big Island) and continues to make her majesty known from mountain to sea. Embark on a breathtaking adventure seeking out the island’s unique and newly formed landscapes. Get your camera ready as you come upon Kilauea’s Iki Crater and Hale Ma’uma’u Volcano Crater. As one of the most active volcanoes on earth, and considered to still be active, view several steam vents and the ever-changing landscape. Next, as weather permits, we tour over to the Mauna Loa (meaning ‘Long Mountain’ in Hawaiian). Mauna Loa has historically been considered the largest volcano on earth sitting over 13 thousand feet above sea level with it’s base going 5-miles into the ocean floor. This enormous volcano covers half of the Island of Hawaii. View the remnants of the last eruption which occurred in November 2022.

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    • Guided Helicopter Tour
    • Use of Bose Aviation-grade, electronic noise-cancelling headsets
    • Use of microphones with 2-way communication with pilot
    • Live tour commentary in English
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    • High-definition USB in-flight video and photo packages available after flight for purchase
    • Transportation to/from heliport not included
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    • We require 24 hours’ notice in order to change or cancel your reservation. Cancellations and no-shows within 24 hours will be assessed a 100% cancellation fee. If you need to change or cancel your reservation, please provide us with 24 hours’ notice prior to your tour time and we will be happy to accommodate you.
    • All helicopter tours are subject to weather cancellations. While we make every effort to notify you as soon as possible for changes, the pilot will make a weather call up to 15 minutes prior to flight.
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    • For each guest weighing 240 pounds or more, an adjacent, empty seat purchase is required to safely balance the aircraft. The charge for a comfort seat is reduced to 50% off of the regular tour price.
    • Front row - Combined front row seat weight must be under 470 lbs and individual passenger weights must be under 240 lbs. Should actual weights during check-in exceed any of these limits guests will be accommodated in other seats and a refund will be made for the premium upgrade fee./li>
    • Front row passengers must occupy their own seats and must be able to refrain from interfering with the pilot and instrumentation. Lap children cannot be accommodated in the front row.


Blue Hawaiian Helicopters
2650 Kekuanaoa, Hilo, HI 96720

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Airbus EC130 "Eco-Star"
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$439.00per/person, starting from rate

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