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Address: 75-5669 Alii Drive, Suite 1106, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
Phone Number: 800-359-4836
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Description: BIG ISLAND OF HAWAII: We parasail right off of the Kailua-Kona Pier. For...
BIG ISLAND OF HAWAII: We parasail right off of the Kailua-Kona Pier. For check-in and our Office Address:75-5669 Alii Drive - Suite 1106Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION: Parasailors are on the boat for approximately one hour with a maximum of 6 passengers per boat (flying and non-flying.) Participants are winched on and off the boats hydraulically for safe and dry landings. Participants must be at least 3 years old in order to parasail or ride on the boat as a paying observer. Parasailors must weigh at least 130 pounds to fly alone. Tandem and triple flights are available with a maximum weight limit of 450 pounds. The captain can increase or decrease these restrictions at their sole discretion based on safety, wind and sea conditions. Got to our website to view our current ride options and prices.
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Had a great time today, lots of fun even though it was a lite rough. Staff was really good, loved every minute of it. I highly recommend it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Had a great time today, lots of fun even though it was a lite rough. Staff was really good, loved every minute of it. I highly recommend it.

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Winchester
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Took my wife & daughter, as the three of us weigh less than 450# we were allowed to sail together. Great experience and we had a blast. The Spinner Dolphins were leaping and the crew got us over a pod of around 50. The owner's son just graduated West Point and this outfit has great deals for military personnel if... More 

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Pelham, New Hampshire, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Had the chance to go parasailing when in town. We were initially schedule to go on Friday but when we got to the reception they informed us the seas were a little rough for the ride needed to keep the rope tight and so we rescheduled for Monday. Not a bad deal at all. There were 6 of us who... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

You are on a speed boat and there are six people doing the parasail. The boat ride is a lot of fun but very bumpy so if you have back problems it isn't for you. I have gone up 4 times on Oahu so I just went to keep my daughter company. She soared 1200 ft above the ocean and... More 

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Columbus, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

This was my husband and mines first time parasailing and to be honest we were both a little nervous at first. The capt. and crew did an amazing job of reassuring us and talking us through everything one step at a time. We also learned that they have some of the best safety ratings in the US which put us... More 

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Edmond, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

First time parasailing for myself and my husband. We both loved it. Crew made it easy and fun. Must do!

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

The boat ride around while others were in the air was fun and a good time meeting the other riders as well. The time in the air was breathtaking... the view was amazing to see the ocean and all the colors and to see the island from a different viewpoint. It is a little pricy but I would suggest others... More 

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Park City, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We parasailed with Scrambler and Dani at the helm and had a blast! Our boys are 9 and 10 and absolutely, positively enjoyed this experience. My husband and I had parasailed with this company 16 years ago on our honeymoon, so it was exciting to let our boys try it. The smiles on their faces were worth it! It's a... More 

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Arvada, Colorado, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Went parasailing with UFO. We received the information online and did what they asked. Got there on time, with time to spare. Then found out they had boat problems, we'd be delayed an hour. They finally showed up with a boat and we got going. Got out to sea and ready to sail, parachute up, but damaged. Had to go... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

The company itself was great. Everyone was helpful and friendly and laid back. But for those of you with back, neck, or problems with motion sickness- skip this excursion. First you get on a raft and it takes you to a slightly larger raft. Then that one takes you to the little boat you parasail from. The boats are tiny... More 

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Address: 75-5669 Alii Drive, Suite 1106, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
Phone Number: 800-359-4836
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
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Sunday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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