If you’re an adventure seeker looking for the chance to explore some of Maui’s most breathtaking sights, you won’t be disappointed! Forget land-locked exploration and hop into a helicopter to experience the island in a truly unique way. Nothing compares with taking in all that beauty from high up in the sky.

There are many different Hawaii helicopter tour companies to choose from, so we’ve put together the top 10 best helicopter tours in Maui. Fasten your seatbelts because this ride will take you on heart-pounding dives, and soaring above beautiful landscapes on an aerial tour over Maui.

Maverick Hana Experience with Rainforest Landing

Take an amazing journey with Maverick Helicopters and witness incredible sights in the Hana rainforest of Maui from sea cliffs to waterfalls. Gain exclusive access to iconic locations such as Jaws and Hana’s own Road, and arrive at Wailua Valley for lush vegetation and cascading waterfalls. Enjoy this unforgettable experience!

Tour Highlights

Expect a once-in-a-lifetime flight over the Hana Rainforest with breathtaking views of waterfalls, sea cliffs, Jurassic Rock, and more. Before flying over the lush and ancient rainforest canopy, each of our helicopter tours includes a champagne toast on the ground. View stunning tropical waterfalls and local fruit trees in the Wailua Valley while flying for 40 minutes and taking in panoramic views of canyons and waterfalls.

Sunshine Helicopters Molokai

Prepare to venture on an unforgettable journey over the Pacific Ocean with Sunshine Helicopters and see some of Hawaii’s most beautiful sights! Soar high above Molokai, home of the world’s highest sea cliffs and tallest waterfalls. Get a chance to glimpse ocean creatures like dolphins and whales (in season), and be awed by sights that seem taken straight out of movies, all while creating memories for years to come!

Tour Highlights

You can expect an exciting tour that involves exploring the mountains and waterfalls of Molokai and viewing and exploring the West Maui Mountains. The tour also includes a flight over Au’au Channel. Experienced pilots with thousands of hours in the air will guide the tour.

Sunshine Helicopters Deluxe Molokai Flight

Experience breathtaking views of Maui and Molokai on Sunshine Helicopter’s Molokai Deluxe flight. See the world’s tallest sea cliffs, Hawaii’s tallest waterfall, Kalaupapa settlement, and West Maui Mountain with cascading waterfalls. Book early to secure your spot on this popular journey.

Tour Highlights

Experience history as you visualize the Kalaupapa peninsula, which in the late 1800s was home to Molokai’s Leper Colony and was ministered to by Father Damien. Fly Sunshine’s FX-Star helicopter or the more luxurious Whisper-Star helicopter, all seats with 180-degree visibility that face forward. 

Air Maui Deluxe Complete Circle Island

Discover the captivating sights of Maui in just an hour with Air Maui’s unparalleled island flight experience. See east and west Maui, including West Maui’s second-biggest rainforest with dozens of picturesque waterfalls, and recognizable Hollywood movie areas. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity for exploration like no other!

Tour Highlights

Look forward to the thrill of exploring waterfalls, sea cliffs, and rainforests all in one go. This is an opportunity to see some of the most spectacular sights that Maui has to offer from a unique perspective. Take in the breathtaking views of Maui’s natural beauty with one amazing helicopter flight. Get ready for an adventure you won’t forget!

Air Maui Hana-Haleakala with Cliff-Side Landing

Experience a one-of-a-kind flight with Air Maui’s exclusive cliffside touchdown for remarkable views of Haleakala Crater, Hana’s waterfalls, cliffs, and rainforests. See breathtaking views of Maui from over 10,000 feet above Haleakala Crater and explore the iconic Hana coastline before landing at an oceanfront estate. Limited daily flights are available, so book now!

Tour Highlights

Imagine landing at a private oceanfront cliff with amazing views. Want to make it even better? While you’re up there, put on your Bose stereo headsets and listen to incredible custom music and narration. Our experienced pilots have thousands of flight hours, ensuring your safety and comfort throughout the journey. And don’t forget to bring home a digital video of your actual flight, available for purchase. 

Air Maui Hana Haleakala Special

Explore Maui from a different perspective with Air Maui Helicopters and witness the stunning scenery of Haleakala Crater, Hana Rainforest, waterfalls, black sand beaches, and dramatic sea cliffs. Get real-time availability by calling Toll-Free at 833-663-BEST (2378) and save BIG!

Tour Highlights

Witness the breathtaking beauty of Haleakala Crater, the world’s largest volcano, from above 10,000 feet. Upgrade to front seats (Min/Max 2 seats) and get an unobstructed view of this natural wonder. Through your Bose stereo headsets, enjoy incredible custom music and narration while our knowledgeable pilots ensure your comfort and safety on the journey.

Air Maui West Maui & Molokai with Ocean Front Landing

Encounter Air Maui’s improved West Maui Molokai flight with a privileged landing on the idyllic shoreline of Molokai. Take in sights such as towering sea cliffs and Hawaii’s highest waterfall before landing at an exclusive spot amid North Shore Maui. Head to West Maui Mountains before returning to the heliport.

Tour Highlights

Soar high above Molokai Island and the stunning West Maui Mountains before landing at a picturesque oceanfront location on the North Shore. As you fly over the Pailolo Channel, keep a lookout for dolphins and whales (if they are in season). You may upgrade to front seats if you truly want to elevate your experience. You can buy a digital video of your flight to repeatedly experience those breathtaking moments. 

Maverick Molokai Voyage Deluxe

Take in panoramic views of breaching spinner dolphins and Humpback Whales (in season) across the Paniolo Channel’s waters as you board a plush Maverick aircraft to the charming island of Molokai, also known as “The Friendly Isle.” Enjoy the spectacular sea cliffs of Molokai, featuring the Molokai Fringing Coral Reefs and Hawaii’s largest waterfall, Kahiwa Falls.

Tour Highlights

As you fly over the Pailolo Channel, you’ll be treated to breathtaking scenic views that will leave you in awe. Keep your eyes peeled for Elephant Rock, a stunning natural wonder made famous by Hollywood movies. And with surround sound music custom-made for your flight, you’ll feel like you’re in your movie! But that’s not all – our highly trained pilots will narrate your entire flight, sharing fascinating insights about the area and making sure you don’t miss a thing. 

Air Maui Exclusive Doors-Off Molokai

Experience a thrilling adventure with Air Maui! Soar over Molokai for breathtaking views of Hawaii’s tallest waterfall and the world’s highest sea cliffs with the doors open. Pass by Au’au Channel for a chance to spot Spinner Dolphins and Humpback Whales. Finish the tour over Kaanapali, Lahaina, and West Maui Mountains before returning to the airport.

Tour Highlights

Soar over Kaanapali, Lahaina, and through the majestic West Maui Mountains as you take in breathtaking views that will leave you speechless. And with our highly experienced pilots at the helm, you’re in safe hands every step of the way. Want to take your experience up a notch? Upgrade to front seats (Min/Max: 2 seats) and get even closer to the action!

Sunshine Helicopters Circle Island Deluxe

Take a helicopter trip to discover Maui’s hidden pearls and witness the island’s natural beauty that is hidden from view from the ground. Visit the West Maui Mountains, the second-wettest place on Earth, to see waterfalls and take a flight higher than 10,000 feet to see the breathtaking Haleakala Crater.

Tour Highlights

You can expect stunning views that will leave you speechless. You’ll feel as if you’re in a movie with excellent music and narration all through the flight. And, because video cameras record every moment of your flight, you can relive it over and over (available for purchase). 

Discover Other Exciting Tours

If you also want other tours, you may try these:

Ocean Activities

Land Activities

An excellent method of appreciating the beauty and charms of our beautiful Hawaiian island is to take a helicopter tour of Maui. From cascading waterfalls to breathtaking beaches, you’ll get a unique perspective of Maui that you can’t see from the ground.

So don’t miss out on this opportunity to see Maui from above and create unforgettable memories. Book your helicopter tour today and get ready for an aloha-filled adventure!