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Address: 73-300 U'u Street, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
Phone Number: +1 800-538-7590
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Description: Now Really See Hawaii! Big Island. Lava. Waterfalls. Rain Forest. Iolani...
Now Really See Hawaii! Big Island. Lava. Waterfalls. Rain Forest. Iolani Air Tour Co. provides a safe, smooth, geographic showcase with personal window seats for better viewing. Nice to know this "once-in-a-lifetime" experience won't take a life time to pay for either. Our airplane sight seeing tours provide tremendous value in the sense that on any given flight we're up in the air 30% longer for 30% less in cost than the helicopters. That's right. Overfly untouched Hawaii without overspending. Contact us today and ask about availability for either the special Exclusive Tour for Two or value priced Lava Plane. Now departing daily from Hilo and Kona Airports on the Big Island of Hawaii. Mahalo.
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Unfortunately, Iolani wasn't able to take us up because their pilot was in the hospital. But Iolani worked very hard to call several other air tour companies and get my wife and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2015
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Unfortunately, Iolani wasn't able to take us up because their pilot was in the hospital. But Iolani worked very hard to call several other air tour companies and get my wife and I a tour at the best price possible. While no other company could match Iolani's bargain price, they got us a great 30% discount on another tour. I... More 

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Taplow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

I would recommend this company who were highly professional and reassuringly experienced and Bob Blair the pilot gave us a great history of the island and the volcanoes with funny anecdotes along the way. Leave enough time to find it as it's located near the airport at Hill but not too obvious if you don't know the area. We were... More 

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United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We reserved for one hour volcano tour almost two months ago, but when we reached there they gave our spot to somebody else. The only reason they gave us is we were 5 minutes late. We were ready to use only 55 minutes of the time but they wouldn't budge. Apparently they got another offer for much expensive big island... More 

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Franklin, North Carolina
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44 reviews 44 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Our pilot did a wonderful job. Would highly recommend. Liked length of tour. Pilot informative and very safety conscious.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We recently took a small plane tour out of HIlo with Iolani Air while vacationing in Hawaii. Our pilot Dale was very professional, friendly, and was a great tour guide as well as a good pilot. The trip was a great value (costs less than helicopter tours and we had 1 hr 15 min in air) We saw active areas... More 

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Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Went for a 3 hour circle tour of the Big Island with Captain Dale. He took my 2 Grand Sons and I on a private tour of the island and took every effort to ensure that we saw all the highlights and answer every question that we had. We were treated to breath taking views of the remote Waipio Valley,... More 

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Castlewellan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

I travelled to Hilo for a flight to see the Volcano action on the Big Island. I was a 'walk up' so this was a kind of 'hit or miss' affair. I was met by Dale...captain of the flight...who made everything possible. Gentle, kind and helpful, this is the kind of man you need to make your vacation go well.... More 

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Surrey, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Great customer service. Great flight and views. And the weather was great. Originally we were thinking of booking a helicopter tour but after reading mixed TA reviews about local operators, we decided to call Iolani Air instead. Our request was accommodated on a short notice and a pilot was available on Sunday. We flew from Hilo and went on the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

January 4, 2015, Captain Dale was able to move up our reservation time. It was a beautiful day to tour the island by air. It was so clear and no wind. We started from Kona and flew around the island. We saw plenty of waterfalls and some whales. The most impressive was the Pu'u O'o vent. We also saw the... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend booked a two hours discovery flight, 3 months in advance. When we arived at the airport, there was nobody there eventhough according to the booking confirmation we were supposed to fly just some minutes later. About an hour later, we got to know that we weren't booked for that day. Apparently, Chris, the person responsible for... More 

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