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Hana Rainforest Helicopter Flight with Landing from Maui

Highlights
  • 75-minute Hana Rainforest helicopter flight and landing from Maui
  • Soar over Maui’s lush north coast and Hana Rainforest by ECO-130 helicopter
  • See beauty spots like Paia, Hookipa and the ‘Jaws’ surf break beach
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Hana Rainforest Helicopter Flight with Landing from Maui
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Overview
Drink in the lush beauty of Maui’s Hana Rainforest and northern shores from the air on a 75-minute helicopter flight, including a 30-minute landing. Glide over the jungle-clad north coast, passing beauty spots like the ‘Jaws’ surf break beach and Jurassic Rock. Then, land in an untouched spot in the verdant Wailua Valley, stepping out to explore the tropical vegetation and admire views over waterfalls and canyons before your return flight.
What to Expect
Book your selected flight time, travel independently to Maui’s Kahului Airport, and check in for your flight. Then, meet your pilot and any other passengers — your ECO-130 helicopter carries a maximum of seven — before boarding.

Sit back into your comfortable seat, and after a safety briefing, ascend into the skies above Maui for your roughly 40-minute round-trip flight. Then, gaze through the windows and drink in the aerial views as your pilot provides live commentary on the sights and shares intriguing facts about the island’s geology, nature and history.

Fly along Maui’s northern coast, gazing down at rugged sea cliffs and waterfalls, swoop over beauty spots such as Paia, Hookipa, Haiku, and Pe’ahi, famous for its huge surfing break known as ‘Jaws’.

Soar over the winding coastal route of the ‘Road to Hana,’ and capture photos of Keopuka Rock, nicknamed ‘Jurassic Rock’ for featuring in the opening credits of the 1993 movie, Jurassic Park.

Then, whirr over the dense jungle and descend into the Hana rainforest, touching down near a former taro (yam-like root vegetable) farm in the untouched Wailua Valley.

Here, hop out and enjoy 30 minutes to explore the paradise-like landscapes, awash with coconut trees, banana groves, and wildflowers, and commanding panoramic views over tumbling waterfalls and deep green canyons.

As you walk, listen as your pilot shares information about the area, learning how only a few people have walked here as its remains largely unexplored.

When it’s time, board your helicopter and enjoy the return flight back to the heliport. Your trip then finishes when you disembark and bid farewell to your pilot.

Please note: Per FAA regulations, all passengers 18 years and older will be required to show photo ID such as a driver's license or passport at the time of check-in.
Write a ReviewReviews (18)

1 - 5 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing Trip

Felix was great pilot! My wife and I really enjoyed the flight and views. Maverick has some land in the Forrest where we did a landing. We were able to try fresh guava and bananas from their trees!

Thank Charles G
Maverick H, Guest Relations Manager at Maverick Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for flying with us!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Beautiful helicopter tour but...

We loved the Maverick Helicopter company and our fabulous pilot, Jake. The tour over the waterfalls and the water line along the coast was spectacular. However, we would pick a different tour the next time because it was only 30 minutes in the air for...More

Thank Jammin1985
Maverick H, Guest Relations Manager at Maverick Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are sorry to hear about the experience you had with us. Your situation was outside the norm and we would really like to research in more depth. We have contacted you privately so that we may look in to this matter further. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
AMAZING!

We had the most amazing time and it was well worth the cost. Our captain was great and very knowledgeable. We got to see Maui from a different perspective and learned a lot about the island. Landing in the rainforest was such a treat -...More

Thank Trish L
Maverick H, Manager at Maverick Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our landing tour and hope to see you again at one of our other locations.

Reviewed 18 May 2018
A INCREDIBLE TIME

My wife and I went on this trip with a touchdown in the rain forest. It was spectacular. Jake was our pilot and he was awesome. We had confidence in his abilities and he put our minds at ease right away. He was friendly, informative...More

Thank revdodd
Maverick H, Manager at Maverick Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Happy to hear that you and your wife had an incredible time at our landing location in the rainforest. We strive to make each moment a memory, and when we achieve this we are thrilled! Kind Regards, A Maverick Team Member

Reviewed 14 May 2018
Perhaps the wimpish way to do the Hans Highway, but this was great!!!

The Hana Highway is 52 miles of twisting, sometimes one lane road and bridges and is an all day excursion. Maverick Helicopters can show you the road as it hugs the the coast and then so much more. This trip takes you into the Rainforest...lands...More

Thank Michael Denis M
Maverick H, Manager at Maverick Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Thank you for choosing Maverick for your Maui island adventure and the recommendation. Kind Regards, A Maverick Team Member

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