6-7 Hours
Duration
Big Island
Location
Included
Pick Up
Morning
Tour Times

DEPARTS: KONA / DURATION: 6 – 7 HOURS / AVAILABILITY: DAILY

Paradise Helicopter’s Zip & Dip Adventure tour combines three great adventures in one trip. Soar over Hawai‘i Island, seeing the strikingly beautiful landscapes in a way you only can from the air on the Hawai‘i Experience air adventure. Then, zoom through the trees and hike to a private waterfall in gorgeous North Kohala.

This adventure departs from the Kona International Airport in an executive style Bell 407 helicopter. En route to the Volcano area, you will overfly the world-famous Kona coffee district and skirt three of Hawai‘i’s towering volcanoes: Hualālai, Mauna
Kea and Mauna Loa. Upon arrival to Kīlauea in Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park, your pilot will search out the day’s activity with the hopes of seeing red hot lava. Then, you will venture deep into uninhabited valleys that showcase Hawai‘i’s wild, untamed beauty. Water cascades down soaring sheer valley walls, and surf pounds rocky cliffs and secluded beaches.

After navigating the island by air, land in historic North Kohala where you will be
met by our partners, Kohala Zipline. They’ll outfit you with helmet and harness for the next portion of your adventure – a thrilling canopy zipline experience! Trek along elevated suspension bridges, traverse across soaring tree platforms, glide
on thrilling ziplines and rappel from the final tree. From the moment you enter the aerial trekking course, you’ll be enthralled by Kohala’s magic. Kohala Zipline Canopy Adventures offers exclusive features, such as twin WhisperLinesSM and smooth- stop braking, to ensure your safety and comfort and deliver an experience like

no other. Upon completion of the course, picnic with stunning views of the North Kohala valleys and swim under a private waterfall fed by a cool mountain stream.

SIGHTS

  • See Kona’s famous coffee district
  • Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park
  • Hunt for red, hot lava around Kīlauea
  • Rugged coastlines and beautiful beaches
  • Zipline adventure
  • Rain forests
  • Pastoral fields and ranches

DEPARTURE TIME & LOCATION

  • Departure: Early Morning
  • Paradise Helicopters, Kona Airport

INCLUDED IN THIS ADVENTURE

  • Approx. 1.5 hours* total air tour flight time in Bell 407 helicopter
  • Two-way communication between you, your pilot, and your group
  • Approx. 5 hours ground experience
  • Combine two popular ground tours (Kohala Waterfall Adventure and Kohala Canopy Tour) into one action- packed day
  • Stroll by secluded waterfalls in a private nature reserve
  • Swim and play under a private waterfall
  • Enjoy lunch at our private picnic site
  • Fun, off-road drive through private lands in open air 6WD Pinzgauers (Austrian military vehicle)
  • Fly through Kohala Zipline’s full aerial canopy course, led by two certified guides on a 9-line zip line canopy tour
  • Ground transportation available to and from the Kona Airport between Keauhou and North Kohala
  • Deli style lunch with assorted beverages
  • Please make reservations no less than 48 hrs in advance to confirm tour availability

DETAILS

  • Must be able to walk over uneven terrain and short climbs
  • This tour is not recommended for guests with back or neck problems, an extreme fear of heights, or expectant mothers.
  • Ages 8 and over
  • Guests must weigh between 70-270 lbs. Participants weighing over 250 lbs. may be assessed additional fuel surcharge.
  • Tour lengths subject to change
  • What to Bring & Wear: Closed-toe shoes required.
  • Bring a bathing suit (can be worn under clothes), hat, sunscreen and a light jacket or sweatshirt.
  • Paid parking

DURATION

  • Approx. 6-7 hours, including check-in

* total flight time typically varies from 1.2 – 1.6 hours

ACTIVITY LEVEL

  • Easy: Suitable for adults, children and seniors.

PLEASE ARRIVE 1 HOUR PRIOR TO YOUR SCHEDULED TOUR FOR BRIEFING

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