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Safari Helicopters

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“keith robinson”(46 reviews)
“eco tour”(69 reviews)
“lava flow”(25 reviews)
For over 30 years Safari has been taking people on helicopter tours to the inaccessible wonders of Kauai. Guest safety and satisfaction are Safari Helicopters top priority. Take an air tour with Safari Helicopters to find out why we are the best in...more
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3225 Akahi St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1108
+1 808-246-0136
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 30 September 2014

I have done several helicopter tours within the Islands Kauai included. However, Safari has been the best experience. From the check in and being entertained by Sherril (sp?) to having a female pilot it was AWESOME!. Sherril , then driver, was a better warm up...More

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Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Aloha, We apologize for not responding to your review. We are now reaching out to all our past and valued customers to invite them to come on back and give us another try. We would love to show you around these beautiful islands again and...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 12 March 2006

My husband took this Big Island Delux Tour on Feb 28, 06- the tour was supposed to include volanoes and waterfalls. Well the weather was so bad they should have cancelled the flight but they didn't. They had already taken 2 flights that morning and...More

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Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Aloha Lindsey, We realize it has been many years since your flight with us. I am the new General Manager and I wanted express our sincerest apologies for not living up to the expectations. If you are ever back in Hawaii, please give us another...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing views of Kauai including Nepali coast, Waimea canyon and waterfalls, mountains, ocean and rainforest! Paka was the man! Worth every penny!

Thank Curious66447345184
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very professional safety oriented operation. I'm a pilot myself, the whole flight was handled professionally and our pilot Brian is an excellent helicopter pilot. Although it was quite windy on that day he handled the helicopter in a way that we hardly noticed the turbulences...More

Thank albert276
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I wish I could have given 10 Stars. Safari Helicopter tours is a very professional, friendly and knowledgeable group. Our pilot, Brian, provided us with an interesting and informative tour. The ride was very smooth and breathtakingly beautiful. The cost at Safari Tours was more...More

Thank Laurie M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Did the Deluxe Waterfall Safari tour which was amazing. I was lucky to get a window seat but if you're booking a shared tour you might end up in the middle. Even on a cloudy day with rains the view was incredible. Great, friendly staff....More

Thank Mio_Mas
Reviewed 4 days ago

Get on the helicopter with this guys, and get to see the rest of the island, from the beautiful Waimea Canyon to the breath taking Wa'Maia coast. We flown with this guys two years ago and they are great, their safety record is outstanding. The...More

Thank José P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Professional staff. Great pilot. Tour was stunning and informative. But don't let anyone fool you middle two back seats suck for tall people no leg room and lousy for picture taking. Grest ride...

Thank gratefulcarl
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was great - personable, professional, and funny! They offered to take pictures for you and gave you the run down clearly. The helicopter is not as cramped and the windows are large enough so you can get a full view. Stopping into the...More

Thank TD T
Arielle_Safari, Guest Relations Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha, Thank you for taking your time to share your review of us here at Safari Helicopters. We are happy to hear your had an amazing experience with us on our Wildlife Refuge ECO tour. We will pass along your kind words to our staff...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister used this service several years ago and recommended it for our trip. The actual helicopter ride and pilot were wonderful but the man who “prepped” us was over the top and showed obvious favoritism toward one of the passengers—allowing her to do many...More

Thank Meander03801999852
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff was absolutely wonderful. Our tour guide was funny and extremely comfortable with the area. I would highly recommend this company!!More

Thank Heather M
Arielle_Safari, Guest Relations Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Aloha Heather, Thank you for taking your time to share your review of us here at Safari Helicopters. We are happy to hear you had a terrific experience with us and enjoyed your tour guide. We hope the memories we shared together will last you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very professional staff and the pilot,Brian, was awesome. Flight was smooth, scenery was breathtakingly beautiful. Priced fairly, can’t say enough good things about this company and the service they offer.More

Thank Teresa M
Arielle_Safari, Guest Relations Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Aloha Teresa, Thank you for your kind review of us here at Safari Helicopters. We will pass along your kind words to Brian and our staff on Kauai as they will be pleased to know they helped make your experience special. Kauai is is truly...More

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19 May 2018|
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Response from Murphy-Safari | Property representative |
we do offer group discounts for 12 or more passengers. Please call our office during normal business ours at 808-246-0136 so that we may better serve you. Sincerely, Safari Helicopters
11 March 2018|
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Response from Murphy-Safari | Property representative |
We a flash drive with your tour video on it for $26 or a flash drive with 102 professionally taken photos for $20.
Lisa K
16 February 2018|
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Response from Murphy-Safari | Property representative |
our helicopters seat 6 passengers and 1 pilot.