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Safari Helicopters

3225 Akahi St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1108
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Amazing

10/10 would do it again. Kyle was the best. He played the James Bond theme song while taking off... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
James H
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Amazing experience!

We had such an amazing time on this helicopter tour. We have been entertained with stories from the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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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 the business.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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3225 Akahi St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1108

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

10/10 would do it again. Kyle was the best. He played the James Bond theme song while taking off which was awesome. Then he played the Moana sound track that made this experience feel welcoming to the Hawaiian spirit. Tour was awesome, we got to...More

Thank James H
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Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Aloha James, Wow 10/10 we love to hear that. Thank you for taking the time to stop by and give us a review. We will definitely pass on the kind words and complaints to the rest of the staff. We hope to see you again...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had such an amazing time on this helicopter tour. We have been entertained with stories from the moment we stepped into the office, during the short drive to the airport and during the flight. The entire experience was more than we expected. This company...More

Thank nariToronto
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Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha Nari, We cannot express to you enough our thanks for your high praise. We are still a family business, and we rely on our customers to share with us their experiences to help us grow and keep that same level of customer service that...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had an amazing experience with Safari, the helicopter ride was spectacular and pilot was great. Would recommend Safari to anybody and don't leave Kauai without doing a helicopter ride!!!More

Thank Michelle M
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Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha Michelle, We had as much fun as you did. We love to share the beauty and culture of Hawaii with our passengers. We want to thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us and others. We hope you will come...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

From the time we arrived at the Lihue office, we knew we were going to enjoy our day! Shirelle welcomed us and entertained us with stories but he was clearly very professional and wanted us to feel safe. Our whole experience with Safari was flawless....More

Thank Truffy57
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Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha Truffy, We humbly thank you for your high praise, and would like you to know how much it means to us. We are still a family owned and operated business for the last 30+ years and we put our heart and soul into all...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a fabulous tour with Brian, our pilot. Definitely worth it! We were initially rescheduled due to weather and weren't sure about visibility the following day, but flew right under the clouds and into the canyons!More

Thank Alisha R
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Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha Alisha, Rain can sometimes be the best thing on our tour. The bright sunny days are of course beautiful, but the rainy days make for the best waterfall shots you can imagine. We are thrilled you had a great time. Come on back and...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

It was rainy, but clear enough to get great views of the valleys and napali coast. Very nice staff and pilot. I had a middle back seat which made it tougher to see, but thats just the luck of the draw. I could still see...More

Thank Concoat
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Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha Concoat, Yes the only problem with the tour is, it always leaves you wanting more no matter how long you have. The beauty of kauai is hard to surpass, and the things you see will stay with you for a lifetime. We love to...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had an excellent experience with safari helicopter. Unfortunately our flight was cancelled due to weather. However they accommodated uson a flight the next day without any hassle. The pick up and drop off at the cruise ship went off as expected. Every one was...More

Thank bgoicouria
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Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, Yes weather does sometimes get in the way of a perfect planned activity, thank you for your patience and understanding. We hope you will visit us again on your next trip to these beautiful islands. All the best, Safari Helicopters

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommend this ride. Our pilot was Mike and he did and exceptional job on showing us lava. He made sure we see enough of them by rotating the helicopter around lava multiple times. He is very knowledgeable and shared his knowledge on the flight....More

Thank Sujan P
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Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Sujan, Thank you for your high recommendation, and we are thrilled you had a great time with us. Come on back on your next visit, we would love to show you around again. Till then, Safari Helicopters

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the Kauai tour. It was so beautiful! You really don't know exactly how beautiful until you see it from the air. The pilot was great, the ride was so smooth. He narrated the area for us. We purchased the video at the end...More

Thank QQ1971
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Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha, We are so glad you had a great time, and the video is a great way to remember the occasion. Thank you for allowing us to show you around these beautiful islands, and we hope you will think of us on your next trip....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I had planned our honeymoon to Kauai months in advance. Our first planned excursion on the trip was a 60 minute Safari Helicopter tour, scheduled for the morning after we arrived. Unfortunately our flight was delayed so much that we missed our...More

Thank Marc L
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Murphy-Safari, General Manager at Safari Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Marc, I am very sorry that the customer service you received was not reflective of our company goals or procedures. I am the General Manager and I can honestly say that your incident never crossed my desk. I will say that delayed flights do...More

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Rdizazzo
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.
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Lisa K
16 February 2018|
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Response from Murphy-Safari | Property representative |
our helicopters seat 6 passengers and 1 pilot.
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Kirty P
17 December 2017|
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Response from Murphy-Safari | Property representative |
Aloha, Thanks for reaching out to us. There is no better time, it is all depending upon weather for that day. Anytime of day is going to be great.
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