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Sunshine Helicopters Lihue

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Address: 3416 Rice St., Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
Phone Number: +1 808-245-8881
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Description: In an industry that demands the best Sunshine Helicopters...
In an industry that demands the best Sunshine Helicopters delivers!Sunshine Helicopters - Lihue operates a fleet of FXStar Helicopters equipped with air-conditioned cabins, pilot-to-pax intercom and a 3-camera Sky-Cam video system recording your Actual Flight. The Eco-friendly FXStar Helicopter upgraded with the more powerful and quieter Honeywell Turbine engines, burns 10-15% less fuel than our competitors, allowing Sunshine to pass on a tremendous amount of savings to our guests. We offer the most competitive rates available from the Lihue Airport.Fly with Sunshine and see the Manawaiopuna Falls, Waimea Canyon, Napali Coastline and the "Wettest Spot on Earth" Mt. Waialeale Crater.
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Greg was our helicopter pilot. He was outstanding. He flew us intimately close to many sights we couldn't see otherwise and gave us a wonderfully narrated tour that was easy to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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Warren, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Greg was our helicopter pilot. He was outstanding. He flew us intimately close to many sights we couldn't see otherwise and gave us a wonderfully narrated tour that was easy to hear and informative and enjoyable. I would definitely fly with Sunshine again and if in Kauai, ask for Greg the pilot.

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Carlsbad, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This trip around the island was speculator! It gave us a whole different perspective of the island. We couldn't believe how much water is flowing down to the ocean from the top each day--the waterfalls are everywhere. We ventured into many canyons and were given a good overview from our pilot (though he as a bit "scripted)--it's fine he got... More 

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Boerne, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

I was very surprised at how fun this ride was for me. The pilot did a great job with the tour. Make sure your camera has a lot of space for video and pictures plus a full battery. I had the camera going more than 50% of the time. There are several companies doing the rides. Im guessing they all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

We wanted to do a helicopter ride but didnt want to spend that much money. I won a 2 for 1 deal at our condo, so we booked it and Im so glad we did! It was beautiful! You have to do it at least once! I think its about 80% of the island you cant see unless you fly... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

I am rating my experience a 1 out of 5. It's a 1 due to the only thing I enjoyed was the pilot! We were told to wear dark colors and everyone in the tour did except one women head to toe bright pink. We were seated by weight and she was put in the front and ruined everyone's photos,... More 

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Milpitas, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Its our last day in Kauai and we decided to do the helicopter tour. This is our second time doing a helicopter ride but its our first time with Sunshine Helicopter tour. Our original time was at 8am but was cancelled due to raining and too much foggy. so they put us at 11am schedule. The staff (Rebecca and Nolu)... More 

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Washougal, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

My husband was thrilled to take this tour. When we arrived he was milling around while I made special arrangements for him to get a next to pilot seat. He loved every minute of the Impressive island tour and the instrumentation of the helicopter. Our pilot had a great sense of humor even when my zealous picture taking bumped him... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This was an awesome time flying in a Heli across all parts of Hawaii you would never see without these machines. The pilot was great, very informative, and at times even funny but was hard to hear very well even when using headsets simply due to the noise but didnt matter we enjoyed ourselves and loved every minute of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

We can't thank you enough for the amazing gift of this unforgettable experience that we will cherish forever. You are our heroes! The helicopter ride was a dream come true for me, and it has fueled my dream of becoming a pilot even more. Anna, my girlfriend, has a fear of heights, but she was overjoyed by the outrageous scenery... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

That was the best thing I've done ever! The guys here were great. It was my first helicopter ride ever and although I was a bit apprehensive at first, the views were so inspiring I forgot to be freaked out. You must Must do this!

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Address: Address: 3416 Rice St., Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
Phone Number: +1 808-245-8881
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Lihue

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