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Hang Gliding Maui

285 reviews
#1 of 10 Tours in Hana
About Hang Gliding Maui
Hang gliding Maui offers flights in a powered Hang glider over Hana's spectacular coastline and rainforest. No experience necessary. Your pilot Armin Engert has logged more than 20,000 hours of flying Hang gliders, Powered Hang gliders and General Aviation planes. The Hang gliding wing is tested to 6 positive and 3 negative G-forces. The craft is also equipped with a BRS (ballistic recovery system, emergency parachute)
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Hana, HI, USA
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were two couples visiting Maui, heard from a friend that this something that should not be missed. She was right. Armin is awesome! Spectacular views! Incredible adventure! I highly recommend it!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dewainen
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hands down one of the best experiences I have ever had the pleasure to take part in. Absolutely stunning views throughout the flight. Owner Armin is an extremely friendly, intelligent, and professional person who was an absolute pleasure to be around. By far my favorite...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank samdixon13
Reviewed December 28, 2018

Our hour-long flight was the absolute highlight of our trip to Hawaii. My wife and I both did the 60 minute flight. Whether you do that or stick with the 30 minute option, you will be greatly rewarded by the sheer beauty of the eastern...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DougM40
Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

The highlight of my first trip to Maui. The experience - from arranging the flight to the prep and the actual sky time - was very smooth. In the air, there were majestic sights to be beholden, and the exhilarating feeing of flying gracefully was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank VerticalFly
Reviewed December 6, 2018

This is an increible and worthwhile experience of a lifetime if you have not done hang gliding or ultralight flying before. Armin is a great & gracious guide and trainer for this special voyage. The facilities are immaculate and safety is the primary concern. For...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BennettValleyTim
Reviewed December 4, 2018

The highlight of my trip to Hawaii was a 30 minute flight with Hang Gliding Maui. It's the the most breathtaking, and peaceful way to see Maui. Flight suits are provided, so you are comfortable and warm at the higher altitude. Armin is one of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank outolunch
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Must see if you're in Maui! Armin was fantastic. You will see such beautiful landscapes and waterfalls from the perfect aerial view that you would never get to see otherwise. Thrilling and fun, you can't leave Maui without doing this! It's an experience I'll never...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank abastoflor1990
Reviewed November 7, 2018

We had never done a helicopter tour in our world travels and were saving it for when we finally visited Hawaii. However, in our Maui planning I cam across Hang Gliding with Armin and opted for this over the helicopter tour. Best decision ever! The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ohio S
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Do not hesitate, book this when you plan your Maui visit. Worth every penny. So amazing. And know that every aspect of your experience will be personal, professional and memorable. HIGHLY recommended.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John R
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Armin is the BEST!! We have taken a hang gliding lesson from Armin on our last 6 trips to the island and the thrill never lessens. Because we have visited often, Armin makes a point to show us something new. And, it never fails to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Sharron E
March 18, 2018|
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Response from N6Chris | Reviewed this property |
Possibly, but if you wanted to try it, you could take Dramamine a few hours before the flight and it would minimize your chances of getting motion sickness.
April 12, 2017|
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Response from traveladict1946 | Reviewed this property |
You feel very secure in your little "pod "or "cocoon" in the air. You are actually somewhat sitting in the lap of your instructor with his arms on either side of you. Very secure feeling!
January 2, 2017|
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Response from davidlT4189PA | Reviewed this property |
You pay depending on time--- I was up for an hour +. David