from Maverick Maui Helicopter Tours
Maverick Helicopters® is exclusively flying ECO-Star Helicopters featuring Quite Technology and offers VIP-level service from the Kahului Heliport. Whether it is the Haleakala Crater, Iao State Park or Molokai, you are sure to experience a breathtaking tour of the most beautiful scenery in Hawaii. Maverick offers the highest level of safety and service in the industry and has over 20 years' experience of making dreams come true!
Natural wonders abound on this scenic air tour. Passengers fly above the picturesque waterfalls of Wailua Valley, active volcanoes in Haleakala National Park, and panoramic views of bamboo-strewn Ohe’o Gulch. The opulent ECO-Star helicopter soars above the beautiful Hana Highway, passing over incredible coastal rock formations such as “Jurassic Rock,” known to the locals as Keopuka and featured prominently in the movie “Jurassic Park.”
Tour Duration: Approximately 30 minutes
Explore the beauty and scenery of two Hawaiian Islands on this multi-island expedition. Begin your adventure departing the Kahului Heliport on your way to the world's largest sea cliffs, located on Molokai, also known as the Friendly Isle. Molokai's waterfalls, including Kahiwa Falls, are the tallest among all the Hawaiian Islands. Get bird's eye views of the remote north shore, Halawa Valley, and the vast Molokai fish ponds.
Fly over the Pailolo channel featuring some of the most scenic waters between the islands including Elephant Rock. Over Maui, get intimate views of the western portion of the island including the famous lao Valley State Park, a vegetation-covered lava rainforest. Highlights of Maui include Honokohau Falls, the tallest waterfall on the island, distant views of the dormant volcano, Haleakala and the West Maui Mountains including possible views of the "Wall of Tears."
Tour Duration: Approximately 50 minutes
Maui Spirit - Hana/Haleakala:
Soar above the island's famous volcano, waterfalls and the Hana Rainforest on this eastern island journey. Haleakala National Park is home to the world's largest dormant volcano capped by its moonlike crater and large lava flows. See the Hana Rainforest from the best view possible, the sky!
Soar high above the jagged cliffs, amazing waterfalls and some of the most isolated areas of the island. Highlights include views of Haleakala Crater, Old Hana Town, the Manawainui Valley and the breathtaking Maui coastline. In the distance, see the crescent shaped island of Molokini and the cities of Kihei, Wailea, and Makena. During the winter, keep your eyes open for marine life including humpback whales.
Tour duration: Approximately 40-50 minutes
Climb above Haleakala National Park with intimate views of the crater, the Hana Rainforest, West Maui Mountains and lao Valley State Park. View Maui's lush landscape, breathtaking coastlines, hidden valleys, scenic waterfalls and the sharp blue waters of the Pacific Ocean. Fly near Lahaina, Kapalua, Kaanapali, Wailea and Hana and witness the stark contrast from upcountry to the beaches of Hawaii's second largest island.
Tour duration: Approximately 60-70 minutes
This three-island helicopter tour is perfect for travelers in search of awe-inspiring sunsets and stunning tropical vistas. The tour begins over the world-famous island of Maui, boasting lush coastlines and spectacular ocean views.
The tour passes over the Pailolo Channel’s pristine waters on its way to Molokai. The second island on this tour, Molokai, affords passengers a glimpse of its ancient fish ponds, alive with brilliantly colored waters and inhabitants, and iconic Elephant Rock.
The plush ECO-Star helicopter whisks passengers to Lanai, the tour’s midpoint. This tiny island is known for big panoramas such as Shipwreck Beach with its rusted World War II-era naval vessel famously stranded on the nearby reef.
The tour’s return to Maui passes over the partially submerged volcanic crater Molokini, stunning waterfalls and dense jungle landscapes. The picturesque resort towns of Makena, Kihei and Wailea set against the backdrop of a tropical sunset highlight the tour’s conclusion.
Tour duration: Approximately 40 minutes
Hana Rainforest Experience:
Explore Maui’s authentic and remote landscape featuring an exclusive 30-minute landing within the Hawaiian Rainforest. Fly along Maui’s North Coast with views of breathtaking sea cliffs and cascading waterfalls on your 40 minute roundtrip helicopter flight. Aerial shoreline perspectives above Paia, Hookipa, Haiku, the famous surf destination – JAWS, the Road to Hana and the iconic Jurassic Rock lead you to our exclusive landing destination deep in the Hawaiian rainforest.
Descend and land for a ground exploration on a former taro plantation in the Wailua Valley. Traverse the lush vegetation including banana, coconut and wild flowers and indulge in scenic panoramic views as you are surrounded by canyons and waterfalls. Your pilot will provide extensive knowledge of the land which very few people have ever stepped foot on - this remote Hawaiian landscape.
Tour duration: Approximately 75 minutes (includes 30-minute landing)