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Hana - Haleakala Helicopter Tour | Kahului, HI

Sunshine Helicopter Tours | By sunshinehelicop
Kahului Heliport - Hangar #107, Kahului, HI 96732
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Description

Climb above central Maui and ascend the world's largest dormant volcano, "Haleakala" (literally "house of the sun"). Discover its immense moonlike crater with pure iron oxide cinder cones towering over 1,100 feet tall. See Kaupo and Ko'olau Gaps, the huge lava flows from the crater to the sea. Hana's nearly uninhabited "back side" is home of the "Seven Pools" and Lindberg's grave. The Hana Rain Forest extends for over 180 square miles along Maui's northern coast and is the largest tropical rain forest in our nation. Tour includes views of Old Hana Town, Haleakala National Park, Kipahulu, the taro field of Ke'anae, fabulous coastline waterfalls and the world famous Ho'okipa windsurfing beach on the return. Whale watching when in season.

Departs from Kahului: Morning or Afternoon - Approximately a 40-50 minute flight.

FX STAR - Open Seating Max. 6 seats per flight - $225

FX STAR - First Class Max. 2 seats per flight  - $320

Whisper STAR - Open Seating Max. 6 seats per flight - $275

Whisper STAR - First Class Seating Max. 2 seats per flight - $370

 

Seating Options

Open Seating: Up to six-passengers, seat assignment determined by weight and balance.

First Class Seating: Passengers enjoy “First Class” seating next to pilot, with extra arm and leg room. Maximum combined weight for two passengers on FX STAR First Class is 400 lbs., and Whisper STAR First Class is 490 lbs.

 

Weight & Size Restrictions

Weight & Size Guidelines: Helicopter weight and balance changes with every flight because of passenger weight, pilot weight and length of flight (fuel weight). It is important that we have accurate body weight from every passenger. FAA regulations require all passengers and their carry-on items to be weighed at time of check-in. If a standard airline seat belt is too small or you weigh over 240 pounds you may be required to purchase a comfort seat on our FX STAR. If you are between 240-290 lbs. we recommend open seating on the Whisper STAR. Over 290 lbs. may require a comfort seat in our Whisper STAR.