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“Do this the 1st day”

Sunshine Helicopters Princeville
Ranked #2 of 7 Tours in Princeville
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: In an industry that demands the best Sunshine Helicopters delivers! We fly the NEW 6 Passenger EC130B4 WhisperSTAR, by far the most advanced technological sightseeing helicopter ever built! More interior room, Large panoramic windows, pilot-to-pax intercom and a 3-Camera Sky-Cam Video System recording your Actual Flight. We are the only company with Premium front-row "First Class Seats" available on each tour flight.Fly from our exclusive Princeville airport location just a few minutes from the beautiful St. Regis hotel. Book our signature "Princeville Adventure" 40-50 minute flight and tour the Waimea Canyon, Napali Coast, Waialeale Crater, numerous waterfalls and movie locations.Sunshine Helicopters is a FAA Part 135 Air Carrier and Tour Operator Program of Safety (TOPS) Certified. Most of our pilots are former Flight Instructors at some of the top aviation schools in the nation or military trained. Your SAFETY is our #1 priority!
Reviewed January 7, 2014

We were very pleased with our tour. Professional and safety was high priority. Jeb was our pilot. Although he seemed a little board with the verbal routine. The visual tour was spectacular.

Our personal tour CD did not record correctly. They were prompt in telling us and offered a solution that was satisfactory. It was appreciated.

Thank Debby98270
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Reviewed December 8, 2013

What a great way to see the island. Our pilot did not hesitate to take us into many valleys and craters. I would recommend getting the front seat as you are able to see much more.

1  Thank matt94598
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Reviewed November 30, 2013 via mobile

What a thrill! This is a must-do while in Kauai. The views are stunning and not achievable by anything other than helicopter. The entire flight leaves you wanting more. Hovering in beautiful canyons, seeing waterfalls up close and personal and feeling totally safe the entire time is difficult to express in written words. Everyone should do it!

1  Thank greendragon63
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Reviewed November 13, 2013

We went on an exceptionally rainy day. We were given the opportunity to reschedule but chose to go then and saw everything we expected to see. At the time we booked, Sunshine Helicopter staff told us to wear dark clothing because lighter color material would reflect in the glass, which would affect any photos taken during the tour. Two individuals got on the helicopter wearing bright white shirts. The outline of the man (along with his white shirt) sitting next to me came out in most of my otherwise beautiful photos. Dark clothing should be a requirement. Sunshine staff should remind passengers of this when checking in; if the passenger doesn't have dark clothing on, Sunshine should offer a dark colored poncho, parka, whatever so as not to affect others' photos. Otherwise good tour.

3  Thank Barbara B
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Reviewed October 30, 2013 via mobile

Helicopter tour was a must on my list of to do's! Sunshine was a very organized group. Since we were staying in Princeville, the 10 minute drive was great! Bogart was captain & was a very good tour guide. He was full of interesting facts about the island. Seeing the Na Poli coast & the canyon was breathtaking. Paying the extra money for 1st Class seats is worth it! Will always remember this experience!

Thank Lesley H
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