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UFO Parasail

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BIG ISLAND OF HAWAII: We parasail right off of the Kailua-Kona Pier. For check-in and our Office Address:75-5660 Palani Road - Suite 111 Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740 ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION: Parasailors are on the boat for approximately one hour with a...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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75-5660 Palani Rd, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3612
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Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful trip, great customer service, and very smooth going up in the air. My mother and I had a great time.

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My mom and I finally managed to make it out today after being canceled 3 times and had an incredible experience. We had previously been canceled due to high winds and choppy waves but we very happy to be canceled as it made us feel...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank WorkinAtIt
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and 31 year old son Parasailed with UFO and they were absolutely great. They had a once in a lifetime experience. The captain and mate were great. It is really safe and the experience is one you will want to do again. We...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyable and exciting! Would love to do this over and over!!!!!!!!!! Both guys were attentive and knowledgeable!!!!

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Date of experience: February 2019
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UFOParasail, Administrative Assistant at UFO Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Mahalo for the 5 stars! I hope you will join us again next year for another adventure!

Reviewed 1 week ago

While I do have a fear of heights, this experience was absolutely perfect. Our crew was amazing. They explained everything, were very helpful and made our outing so very memorable. The flight was so smooth, taking off and returning to the boat. While up there,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pardenme
UFOParasail, Administrative Assistant at UFO Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mahalo for the 5 stars! I'm thrilled to hear your experience was so memorable. I hope you will join us next year!

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a once in a lifetime experience for us and UFO made everything a breeze. The two staff members on the boat were super friendly and everything went off without a hitch. We were both a little nervous about parasailing, but it turned out...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Hank S
UFOParasail, Administrative Assistant at UFO Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mahalo for an Out of this World review Hank! I'm so happy to hear you had such a great experience with UFO. We would love to have you back out again in 2020. See you then!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Crew was amazing!! Saw a whale breach from the sky. Weather was beautiful. Crew made the whole thing a relaxing flight experience

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Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Pioneer35865096363
UFOParasail, Administrative Assistant at UFO Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mahalo for the 5 stars! Seeing whales breach from the sky is so rare, what a lucky treat for you! I hope you will join us again for your next parasail adventure.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the first time my wife and I had ever parasailed. My wife was so nervous that her hands were shaking and she couldn't even take pictures with her phone. We met at the pier and got right onto the boat. After a very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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UFOParasail, Administrative Assistant at UFO Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mahalo for an Out of this World review! I'm so happy to hear your wife made it up and ended up having a wonderful experience despite her fears. It's never quite what people expect it will be! I hope you will join us again next...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the Big Island for a holiday (in 2017, not 2018) and finally got up the nerve to go parasailing. While the actual parasailing was very enjoyable, I was SUPER Disappointed that once we were in the air I realized he did NOT...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great experience. A little confusing trying to find the Main desk, tried using GPS but we didn’t know it was inside the hotel. They will pay a majority portion of parking if you park in the hotel lot, it was only $2. Everyone was very...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ErinG2224
UFOParasail, Administrative Assistant at UFO Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mahalo for the 5 stars Erin! I'm thrilled to hear you had a good experience despite issues finding our office inside the hotel lobby. I hope you will join us again next year!

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hawiiiiiiii
January 10, 2019|
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Response from UFOParasail | Property representative |
Aloha! We do recommend a day in advance, but same day bookings are welcome if we have the availability. If you have a strict schedule and need to book for a specific time, we do recommend booking in advance as some tour... More
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hawiiiiiiii
January 8, 2019|
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Response from UFOParasail | Property representative |
Aloha! Yes, we offer two heights: 800' of line and 1200' of line. You will never be more than 500 vertical feet up at any time, but the lower length is guesstimated closer to 350'. We do not offer a lower line than 800', and... More
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hawiiiiiiii
January 8, 2019|
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Response from sound808 | Reviewed this property |
the previous answer is correct, its your choice halfway or all the way up, and if you want to get dipped or not, we went all the way up and it is so quiet up there, its not as bad as you think going all the way up, it... More
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