Airplane Tours in Kauai

Airplane tours in Kauai offer visitors a unique perspective of the Hawaiian island’s stunning landscapes and natural beauty.

The ride typically lasts 60 to 90 minutes and departs from the Lihue airport. 

Some tours focus on the Napali Coast and its dramatic sea cliffs, while others highlight the Waimea Canyon and its vibrant red and orange hues.

Passengers can expect to fly in small, six- to ten-seater planes for a more intimate and immersive experience. 

Many airplane tours in Kauai provide in-flight narration from experienced pilots who can share insights and history about the island’s landmarks.

Below are some of the best airplane tours in Kauai:

Private Kauai Airplane Tour

Private airplane tours in Kauai will offer aerial views of the most beautiful Hawaiian Islands. 

You will pass by the stunning natural beauty, the Garden Island, the Na Pali Coast and the Grand Canyon of the Pacific, known as Waimea Canyon.

Also, you can hear the narration of each place from the experienced pilot.

Additionally, airplane tours in Kauai may offer more flexibility in departure times and flight routes, allowing you to see more of the island in a shorter time.

Book your unforgettable Kauai air tour adventure now!

Meeting point

3745 Ahukini Rd, Lihue, HI 96766, USA

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Ending point

This tour ends back at the meeting point

What to expect (Pass by)

The pilot will take you through the most famous landmarks of Kauai in a high-wing aircraft:

Na Pali Coast State Park 

  • Napali Coastline (4,000 ft sea cliffs) 
  • Waimea Canyon (the Grand Canyon of the Pacific) 
  • Wai’ale’ale Crater Alakai Swamp (The highest swamp in North America)
  • Hanalei Bay Hanalei Valley (with its numerous waterfalls) 
  • Kee Beach 
  • Lumahai Beach 
  • Queens Bath 
  • Kilauea Lighthouse 
  • Jurassic Falls (Manawaiopuna Waterfall) 

Additional information

  • You will receive the confirmation email after booking airplane tours in Kauai
  • An adult should accompany children
  • The child rate applies with two paying adults
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Private tour; your group can participate
  • Minimum of 2 and maximum of 4 people
  • Availability of nearby transportation facility
  • There is no dress code

Tour includes

  • A private chartered flight 
  • High-wing aircraft 
  • Na Pali Coast narration by pilot
  • Personalized tour with full attention

Tour price

Adult (10 to 99 years)$20924
Child (2 to 9 years)$17902

Please note: You can select up to 4 travelers.

Entire Kauai Island Air Tour

Enjoy the views of the Menehune Fish Pond, the Eucalyptus Tunnel of Trees and Waita Reservoir on this Kauai air tour. 

The aircraft is specially designed with large windows and a spacious cabin for sightseeing.

During your 60-70 minute aerial sightseeing tour, you will fly over the Jurassic and Opaekaa Falls.

A professional pilot with over 20 years of experience will provide informative narration during your thrilling flight. 

You can choose from six different time slots that suit your schedule and make your way to the airport on the same day.

Book the airplane tours in Kauai and soar over Garden Island, Kauai.

Meeting point 

3745 Ahukini Rd, Lihue, HI 96766, USA

Get directions

Ending point 

The tour will end back at the meeting point

What to expect (Pass by)

You can look out your window to see these attractions during your flight:

  • Opaekaa Falls 
  • Wailua Falls 
  • Waimea 
  • Hanalei Bay and Hanalei Valley 
  • Na Pali Coast 
  • Kipu Kai 
  • Secluded Mahaulepu Beach 
  • Anahola Mountain Range 
  • Manawaiopuna Waterfall 
  • Breathtaking Waimea Canyon 
  • Eucalyptus Tunnel of Trees 
  • Menehune Fishpond 
  • Lumahai Beach 
  • Kilauea Lighthouse 
  • Mokuaeae Island (the northernmost point of the Hawaiian Islands)
  • Waialeale Crater (wettest spot on earth)

Additional information 

  • Receive confirmation at the time of booking
  • All the pilots are professional and highly-trained
  • Check-in time is 30 minutes before departure
  • Individual weight limit is 300 lbs (136 kg) with 1100 lbs (499 kg) weight limit per airplane
  • Slow-flying tour for photography 
  • Large window seats with no extra charge 
  • Noise reduction headsets with voice-activated microphones for children and adults
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Infants should sit on the lap
  • A maximum of 6 travelers can participate

Tour includes

  • 60 to 70-minute aerial sightseeing tour
  • The narration of each place from professional pilots
  • Noise reduction headsets 
  • Local taxes 

Tour price

Adult ticket (3 to 99 years): $159

Minimum: 1, Maximum: 12

Please note: With two GA-8 Airvans, this tour can accommodate a total of 12 guests (6 per airplane)