4 Activity Rating
4 Crew Rating
Experience a "whale's-eye-view" from 100 feet below the sea in an Atlantis Submarine, and also a "bird's-eye-view" soaring high above rainforests and erupting volcanoes, including Kilauea, aboard a Sunshine helicopter tour with departure from Kona.
1 Hour dive time
Your adventure begins with a 15-minute scenic boat ride out to the surfaced Submarine, then enjoy a descent into the depths up to 100 feet. Comfortable and dry aboard this unique, air-conditioned vessel, you'll learn through expert narration about the undersea world of Hawaii, how the Islands were formed and about the many species of colorful, tropical marine life.
2 Hour Flight from Waikoloa/Kona!
Experience the lush beauty of Hawaii's East Coast, including many rainforests and waterfalls. Enjoy Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and the birth of new land as you search for flowing lava aboard the safest, most comfortable helicopters available today.
Location & Check-in:
Atlantis Submarine: Kailua-Kona Pier
Sunshine Helicopters in Waikoloa/Kona
Submarine: Approx. 60 minutes, including shuttle trip to and from vessel.
Helicopter Flight: 2 hours
• Morning: (departing between 7am & 10:30am)
• Midday: (departing between 10:30am & 1pm)
• Afternoon: (departing between 1pm & 3:30pm)
Restrictions: Passengers weighing over 240 lbs. may be charged an additional 1/2-seat fee. Children: 24 months & under fly at no charge on parent's lap and are included in parent's weight. Children 3-12, must be a minimum of 36 inches tall.
Note: Due to heightened security measures it is essential to have a photo I.D. and carry-on items are limited to essentials (i.e. medical needs). International guests will be required to present their passport and photo I.D.