Na Pali Coast from the air
Kauai, Hawaii, United States of America
Take one of the world's most thrilling helicopter rides along the Jurassic Coast on Kauai.
Fly over lush valleys dotted with waterfalls, Waimea Canyon and the impenetrable Na Pali coast known for its towering razor sharp cliffs and secluded beaches
Na Pali Coast State Park is a 22-mile stretch of volcanic cliffs. You can see the Na Pali Coast from a distance, but to see it best you need to get up close. Make sure your camera battery is charged, as this aerial flight along the astounding Na Pali Coast on Kauai is an absolute must for photographers as you swoop past 90% of Kauai's amazing waterfalls which cannot be seen any other way.
The flight takes place Princeville airport (just 10 minutes drive from the St Regis Princeville) and is operated in incredible new Eco Whisper Star helicopters for the ultimate in comfort and low noise. Highlights include spectacular Hanapepe Valley, Mana Waiapuna commonly referred to as "Jurassic Park Falls" , Olokele Canyon, breath taking Waimea Canyon and the sculptural masterpiece that is the Napali Coast.
Flights operate with up to 6 passengers on board and go daily on the hour Premium or first class seats are available in the front of the helicopter as well as four standard seats in the back. Private charters are also available.
Trips also operate from Lihue Airport in the slightly smaller FX Star helicopters, these are ideal for guests staying in hotels along the Poipu Beach area.