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BIG ISLAND OF HAWAII: We parasail right off of the Kailua-Kona Pier. For check-in and our Office Address:75-5660 Palani Road - Suite 111 Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740 ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION: Parasailors are on the boat for approximately one hour with a...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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75-5660 Palani Rd, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3612
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+1 800-359-4836
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Reviewed yesterday

We had the best time parasailing! 3 of us had never been before but the guys were so nice, friendly and helpful that we felt completely at ease. We did the higher one and it was absolutely incredible! The staff were so much fun -...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This one of our favorite activities that we did on our vacation. It wasn't scary like I thought it would be. It was amazing and I would definitely recommend it. All of the staff from the book9to the ride were very friendly and professional .

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First time for my wife, second time for the rest of us. Everything was explained very well and went super smooth. Fantastic view up there. Saw dolphins on the way back!

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Reviewed 4 days ago

My two teans and I decided to go parasailing. I had gone parasailing before (different company) and was bored out of my mind, so I really wasn't looking forward to going again, but my teens talked me into it. WE HAD SO MUCH FUN!!! We...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

It was our first time parasailing and the staff was funny, supportive and knowledgable. They turned the boat trip into such a fun experience!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife was really nervous about parasailing. Brian and Danny new exactly what to say and do to make her feel comfortable and safe. Once you are up and sailing you can see the whole Kona coast. A must do while in Hawaii. Thank you...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were excited to do the parasailing with UFO due to all the great reviews but come to find out they are restricted to do any sailing or water sports during the annual canoe races!! Wish this event was more advertised on these different websites...More

Thank Dora K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great adventure. Friendly staff. Beautiful scenery. Refreshing. Must try. Even if you don’t fly. The boat ride and wTching is extremely exciting as well.

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Thank hollycoak
UFOParasail, Administrative Assistant at UFO Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Holly, thank you for a 5 star rating! I'm happy to hear you had an exciting adventure with us. Hope you'll join us again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I would like to thank the captain and his assistant for helping the four of us feel very comfortable in making this event so enjoyable. I would highly recommend them to anyone!More

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UFOParasail, Administrative Assistant at UFO Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Gail, thank you for the great review! Our crew takes pride in what they do, and they work hard to make sure everyone is safe, comfortable, and has a great time. I'll make sure they know they are doing a great job! See you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great experience and the captains we had were funny and made it even more fun for our three teens !!

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Thank tammyc925
UFOParasail, Administrative Assistant at UFO Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Tammy, thank you for the 5 stars! We are lucky to have such a great staff here at UFO, and I'm happy to hear how much you enjoyed it! Hope to see you next year!

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Katie H
10 May 2018|
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Response from UFOParasail | Property representative |
Aloha Katie, we offer 8 minute single flights and 10 minute tandem flights. Maximum combined weight for two or even three at a time is 450 lbs with captain's discretion.
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Adamson C
13 July 2017|
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Response from UFOParasail | Property representative |
Aloha Adamson, With a valid Hawaii state ID or drivers license we do offer Kama'aina rates. Please call our office as they change seasonally. Mahalo!
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Cdevoll
13 June 2017|
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Response from UFOParasail | Property representative |
Currently our Kona location can only take 6 people out per departure, but our Maui location can take up to 10 on a boat. We hope to have larger boats in Kona soon!
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