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Safari Helicopters

#5 of 33 Tours in Lihue
Certificate of Excellence
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Address: 3225 Akahi St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1108
Phone Number: +1 808-246-0136
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For 26 years Safari has been taking people on helicopter tours to the...

For 26 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 they've been named best of Kauai 3 years in a row.

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Amazing tour! The views were just breathtaking!! The pilote was very nice and his explanations with a soundtrack just took us in a movie! All the team of Safari helicopters was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Pauline D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Amazing tour! The views were just breathtaking!! The pilote was very nice and his explanations with a soundtrack just took us in a movie! All the team of Safari helicopters was professional, caring, motivated and positive !! Definitely to be recommended!!

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Thank Pauline D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This trip did not disappoint. It was exciting, safe, informative, and just all-round excellent. Thanks to all the friendly staff at Safari for a great morning.

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1 Thank Lisa M
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The crew is fantastic and the trip is more than you can imagine. We went up with 2 other couples and the pilot. All seats have a great view. Must do if you're visiting Kauai.

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Thank jornel23
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the best parts of the vacation. I had never been in a helicopter and it is nothing like i thought it would be. We got to see the Island 1st hand and it was beautiful. The pilot told us everthing we could ever know and was very nice also. Mahalo Safari Helicopters for the time of... More 

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Thank Bill and Terry D
Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

From the minute we booked our one-hour tour with Safari, they were incredibly accommodating in every aspect; the orientation session presented by the awesome staff was thorough and reassuring. The pilot was also very friendly, funny, and professional. We were lucky to have gotten a beautiful, sunny day -- I would say with certainty that you should always book the... More 

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Thank Daniel B
Grand Rapids, Mi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour was an amazing experience. We did the Eco Tour, which was well worth the extra cost.(yet, less expensive than many competitors) Our pilot Julia was great, even in some windy conditions she did a great job of navigating the winds and avoiding a rough ride. Julia Link is a well known pilot for her ability to SAFELY land... More 

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Thank ThommyB
Kentucky/USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This trip was incredible!!! The people were so nice and kind... great to work with. Booking was easy and everything went exactly as planned and promised. They picked us up timely at the cruise ship and dropped us off in town to meet some friends after the flight. This was at no additional cost. Seemed like they wanted to do... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the most spectacular ride I have ever been on. The flight took in the sights of the coast and the great heights of the mountains which the pilot manoeuvred the helicopter so both sides did not miss a thing. The day was a little windy but it was so smooth on board thanks to the great work of... More 

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Lisse, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first helicopter flight ever. The people working at Safari are great! They want to make you feel confortable, their safety instructions were clear and came with a healthy dosis of humor so you were not filling nervous at all. Charell was so crazy and made a lot of jokes we went into the helicopter with a smile... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In order to see all of Kauai, I would definitely recommend a helicopter tour. Safari was well priced as far as all the other helicopter tour companies on the island. The pilot took us to some awesome sights. I would recommend Dramamine even if you are feeling a bit off. The tour is only about 50 minutes. This was our... More 

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