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Witness the stunning Kohala coast of Big Island’s North Shore! From sea cliffs of Waipi’o Valley to the Kohala Mountains. This scenic adventure is one you won’t soon forget!

Kohala Coast Adventure
Kohala Coast Adventure with Landing
  • Majestic Waterfalls

  • Sea Cliffs of Waipi’o
  • Valleys of Kohala Mountains

Kohala Coast Adventure

Witness the stunning Kohala coast of Big Island’s North Shore, where the towering sea cliffs of Waipi’o Valley open into the dramatically deep and meandering valleys of the Kohala Mountains. On this helicopter ride, you’ll experience beautiful waterfalls cascade thousands of feet into the rainforest below, where remnants of ancient Hawaiian settlements are still visible. This scenic adventure is one you won’t soon forget!

This 50 minute Big Island of Hawaii tour offers an air tour of cascading waterfalls, sea cliffs of Waipi’o and the mountains of Kohala on the beautiful island of Hawai’i.


Tour Details

  • Departs From: Blue Hawaiian Helicopters, 1, Lelepio Pl, Kahului, HI 96732.
  • Check-in is 45-minutes prior to scheduled flight time.

Know Before You Go

  • For your safety, please do not scuba dive within 24 hours of departure.
  • If you are prone to motion sickness, taking a precautionary anti-motion sickness medication is a good idea. However, the flights are very smooth, and turns are slow and gentle. This is a professional scenic tour, not a thrill ride. Most people do not experience motion sickness and do not need an anti-motion sickness medication.
  • All tours are wheelchair accessible and ADA compliant. Each base also has a custom-built chair lift to assist passengers into the helicopter safely and comfortably. Chair lifts are able to accommodate passengers up to 250 lbs.

What To Bring

  • Wear solid dark-colored clothing. This will cause less reflection in the windows to allow a clear view of all the sights. It will also allow you to take better photos and video without clothing items or light-colored logos or patterns from your clothing reflecting in the photos that you and other guests would like to take of the magnificent scenery.
  • This tour includes a landing, it’s recommended closed-toed shoes such as athletic shoes. The ground at the remote landing sites can be uneven and sometimes a bit wet. Also, remember to bring a sweater in case it’s chilly.
  • The helicopters are temperature controlled so dress comfortably.
  • Don’t forget your camera or phone to capture memories.

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