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Turtle Bay: Magnum Experience

$349.00

Rated 4.96 out of 5 based on 56 customer ratings
4.96 (56 reviews)

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Description

Turtle Bay: Magnum Experience

Flight

Departs:  Turtle Bay Resort, Oahu Duration: 1hr*

Features

icon_narriatedicon_harbouricon_swimicon_waterfall

Narrated, Harbor, Beach, Waterfall

Experience

Covering the island of O‘ahu from above, our Magnum Experience will show you all of the island’s highlights. See stunning views of the fabled North Shore, Pearl Harbor, Lē‘ahi (Diamond Head), Kaliuwa‘a (Sacred Falls), and more! You will even fly the same thrilling route seen in the opening sequence of Magnum, P.I., which takes you offshore above the ocean as you cruise past iconic Waikīkī. Fly with Paradise and get your moustache on by taking a flight in an exact replica of Magnum, P.I.’s Chopper!

Sights

  • Precise MD500 Magnum PI replica helicopter!
  • Kaliuwa‘a (Sacred Falls)
  • Ka’a’awa Valley
  • Lē‘ahi (Diamond Head)
  • Waikiki Beach
  • Pearl Harbor
  • Low level flight off the shores of Waikīkī

Upgrades

Make your tour epic with our exclusive and signature add-ons.

Addon-landing
Scenic Landing
Land at our exclusive, remote site.
Doors-off
Doors Off
Great for photos, popular add-on.
Carbon-offset
Carbon Offset
Helps plant trees in Hawaii.

Route Map

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Tour Notes

For answers to common questions please read our faq.
* Total flight time typically varies from 55 – 60 minutes.

Activity Level

Easy: Suitable for adults, children and seniors.

Reviews

A fantastic flight + landing! Great way to spend my 50th Birthday in the 50th State!!
5out of 5
Andrew J.
It was really amazing & everyone was incredibly helpful & experienced. Very Cool!
5out of 5
McKenzie W.
Great time. Carson was very personable and knowledgeable. He made it a great experience. Leahi is very polite and helpful. She was very pleasant.
5out of 5
Richard & Lisa
It was absolutely amazing! I felt like I had a piece of heaven! Absolutely wonderful <3
5out of 5
Amanda O.
Such a brilliant experience! This made our honeymoon all the more special! Thank you so much!
5out of 5
James & Bethany
It was an awesome experience. I loved being able to see things you can't see from the ground as well as seeing historical places on the island. A remarkable experience that compares to nothing else! Josh is fantastic!
5out of 5
Mark W.
BEST DAY EVER!! Don't miss this if you come to Turtle Bay!
5out of 5
John D.
Excellent experience. Pilot Mark did a great job. We chose a doors off, landing on the ridge package. The weather did not allow for the ridge landing, although Mark tried three times ( amazing piloting skill to try in the weather we had). This was by far the best experience we had on our trip to Hawaii.
5out of 5
Scott & Angi Voumard
Excellent experience!! Josh is very knowledgeable about the island. We enjoyed the 'doors off" Magnum PI Experience and would recommend it to others interested in a seeing the island from another vantage point. Helicopters are cool ..... Note: they had everything we needed to make our trip complete: IPhone holders to secure our phones and the Ginger Candy was very much appreciated. 🙂 Thanks for a great helicopter tour of Oahu ~ See you guys again on our next trip to Paradise. Donna & Kevin
5out of 5
Donna & Kevin Monaghan
Leahi and Josh were amazing! I would definitely recommend this experience. Totally worth the money!
5out of 5
Leila Y.
Carson was a fantastic pilot and very informative - had a fantastic time! Would highly recommend this. Loved every minute!!
5out of 5
Belinda
Daniel and Josh made the entire experience completely and utterly unforgettable in the best possible way. The Oahu Magnum Experience W/ secret landing and doors-off - Highly recommended. Thank you to Josh our pilot - funny, knowledgeable, and especially good and safe pilot!
5out of 5
Ka Lei L.
Incredible!! Very good experience & excellent pilot!
5out of 5
John B.
What an amazing afternoon! We got this flight as a wedding gift and it was perfect. Highly recommended!
5out of 5
Jaymie & Josh
Unforgettable experience and the staff treated us like we were royalty!
5out of 5
Crystal
Doors off and landing are totally worth it. Thank you! Super fun =)
5out of 5
Michelle S.
Perfect from start to finish! Ms Kanani was a great and competent hostess, very friendly! Carson's flying and narrative was first rate!
5out of 5
Gary Shaw
Fantastic experience, especially for a Magnum P.I. fan like me!
5out of 5
Robert
I was nervous at first but this crew/team made this experience amazing! I would do this again & recommend it a million times over.
5out of 5
Jen N.
Leahi & Kai were very polite, welcoming, and informative. Even as first timers we felt very comfortable and safe. Thank you!
5out of 5
Nikolas Battad

56 reviews for Turtle Bay: Magnum Experience

  1. Rated 5 out of 5

    Andrew J.

    A fantastic flight + landing! Great way to spend my 50th Birthday in the 50th State!!

  2. Rated 5 out of 5

    McKenzie W.

    It was really amazing & everyone was incredibly helpful & experienced. Very Cool!

  3. Rated 5 out of 5

    Richard & Lisa

    Great time. Carson was very personable and knowledgeable. He made it a great experience. Leahi is very polite and helpful. She was very pleasant.

  4. Rated 5 out of 5

    Amanda O.

    It was absolutely amazing! I felt like I had a piece of heaven! Absolutely wonderful <3

  5. Rated 5 out of 5

    James & Bethany

    Such a brilliant experience! This made our honeymoon all the more special! Thank you so much!

  6. Rated 5 out of 5

    Mark W.

    It was an awesome experience. I loved being able to see things you can’t see from the ground as well as seeing historical places on the island. A remarkable experience that compares to nothing else! Josh is fantastic!

  7. Rated 5 out of 5

    John D.

    BEST DAY EVER!! Don’t miss this if you come to Turtle Bay!

  8. Rated 5 out of 5

    Scott & Angi Voumard

    Excellent experience. Pilot Mark did a great job. We chose a doors off, landing on the ridge package. The weather did not allow for the ridge landing, although Mark tried three times ( amazing piloting skill to try in the weather we had). This was by far the best experience we had on our trip to Hawaii.

  9. Rated 5 out of 5

    Donna & Kevin Monaghan

    Excellent experience!! Josh is very knowledgeable about the island. We enjoyed the ‘doors off” Magnum PI Experience and would recommend it to others interested in a seeing the island from another vantage point. Helicopters are cool ….. Note: they had everything we needed to make our trip complete: IPhone holders to secure our phones and the Ginger Candy was very much appreciated. 🙂

    Thanks for a great helicopter tour of Oahu ~ See you guys again on our next trip to Paradise.

    Donna & Kevin

  10. Rated 5 out of 5

    Leila Y.

    Leahi and Josh were amazing! I would definitely recommend this experience. Totally worth the money!

  11. Rated 5 out of 5

    Belinda

    Carson was a fantastic pilot and very informative – had a fantastic time! Would highly recommend this. Loved every minute!!

  12. Rated 5 out of 5

    Ka Lei L.

    Daniel and Josh made the entire experience completely and utterly unforgettable in the best possible way. The Oahu Magnum Experience W/ secret landing and doors-off – Highly recommended. Thank you to Josh our pilot – funny, knowledgeable, and especially good and safe pilot!

  13. Rated 5 out of 5

    John B.

    Incredible!! Very good experience & excellent pilot!

  14. Rated 5 out of 5

    Jaymie & Josh

    What an amazing afternoon! We got this flight as a wedding gift and it was perfect. Highly recommended!

  15. Rated 5 out of 5

    Crystal

    Unforgettable experience and the staff treated us like we were royalty!

  16. Rated 5 out of 5

    Michelle S.

    Doors off and landing are totally worth it. Thank you! Super fun =)

  17. Rated 5 out of 5

    Gary Shaw

    Perfect from start to finish! Ms Kanani was a great and competent hostess, very friendly! Carson’s flying and narrative was first rate!

  18. Rated 5 out of 5

    Robert (verified owner)

    Fantastic experience, especially for a Magnum P.I. fan like me!

  19. Rated 5 out of 5

    Jen N.

    I was nervous at first but this crew/team made this experience amazing! I would do this again & recommend it a million times over.

  20. Rated 5 out of 5

    Nikolas Battad (verified owner)

    Leahi & Kai were very polite, welcoming, and informative. Even as first timers we felt very comfortable and safe. Thank you!

  21. Rated 5 out of 5

    Matt & Tamara Marshall

    Incredible experience, worth every cent. Highly recommend the landing and doors off for the full experience. Kai was excellent and incredibly knowledgeable. He made all passengers feel at ease.

  22. Rated 5 out of 5

    Melanie Ravalin

    What a wonderful experience! Thank you Daniel & Chris for such a memorable morning! Paradise Helicopters – highly recommend! =)

  23. Rated 5 out of 5

    FRANK VEDRES

    Absolutely breathtaking!!!. I’ve taken 3 other helicopter tours including on Kauai, New Zealand and Iceland and was surprised that this one was my favorite. You are able to see steep mountains, famous surf breaks, crystal clear waters with intricate reef ecosystems, Pearl Harbor, Honolulu, Waikiki, Diamond Head, the North Shore and much more all in one ride. The pilot was professional and a great guide supplying interesting information along the way.

    Frank V

  24. Rated 5 out of 5

    Timothy Cusick (verified owner)

    On a recent family vacation we booked the Magnum Helicopter experience. It was incredible! Booking it was easy, follow up and information provided was handled incredibly well, the safety briefing was helpful, and the actual flight was amazing. It was a wonderful way to see Oahu, its sights, and its beauty. My family loved the overall experience. I highly recommend Paradise Helicopters and the Magnum experience. Thank you Daniel and Josh!

  25. Rated 5 out of 5

    Michelle D.

    Great from start to finish. Helpful ground crew explained how to stay safe. Even provided ginger mints to prevent motion sickness. Our pilot Josh was amazingly smart and great explaining details as we flew. Definitely would recommend!

  26. Rated 5 out of 5

    Burl and Angie H.

    Kanani is a beautiful crew member. Lovely inside, very professional!

  27. Rated 5 out of 5

    Mike and Alisha P.

    Mike: An awesome experience & would definitely do it again.
    Alisha: Bob was amazing! Best anniversary & worth every cent.

  28. Rated 5 out of 5

    Brian K.

    Simply awesome experience. Pilot- great! Ground Crew- great! Thank you!

  29. Rated 5 out of 5

    Juliette R.

    Josh and Briana were excellent!

  30. Rated 5 out of 5

    Sarah and Mitch C.

    Awesome pilot! Awesome greeter/safety brief person! A memorable & worthwhile experience!

  31. Rated 5 out of 5

    Haley S. and Chris F.

    Always wanted to do this. Never been in a helicopter before – had a blast …so did my hair… Thank you guys for a great first time!! 🙂 Thank you so much!! The only way to tour the island.

  32. Rated 5 out of 5

    Andrew

    Great flight with brilliant commentary from Bob, loved it!

  33. Rated 4 out of 5

    West & Drew L.

    Bob made all our wishes come true. Great experience even for reluctant flyer!

  34. Rated 5 out of 5

    Jaquie H.

    Beautiful, amazing & AWESOME!

  35. Rated 5 out of 5

    Sean F.

    Flight was great. Josh provided an excellent tour. Great experience upgrading to doors off.
    Jill and Maria were very helpful booking.

  36. Rated 5 out of 5

    Mike A.

    Unbelievable flight. Pilot was awesome! Funny, knowledgeable of history and movie filmings on island. Beautiful, beautiful flight!

  37. Rated 4 out of 5

    Ana & Sofia

    Amazing experience.

  38. Rated 5 out of 5

    Brett & Tori K.

    It was great!!

  39. Rated 5 out of 5

    Brian & Jennifer C.

    Outstanding. Semper FI!

  40. Rated 5 out of 5

    Cotsen Family

    was such a thrilling experience. Everyone was so nice and make the experience so much better. Suggestion go without the doors.

  41. Rated 5 out of 5

    Charles P.

    More than five stars, Absolutely a must do. Well worth the drive from Waikiki. Kids (9&11) loved it. Do it with the doors off!

  42. Rated 5 out of 5

    Jason & Janine P.

    We booked Paradise because of the Magnum helicopter. Absolutely breathtaking, best thing we have done in Hawaii. Great experience overall.

  43. Rated 5 out of 5

    ian and janet

    awesome excellent trip

  44. Rated 5 out of 5

    Robert D.

    We booked for TC’s chopper! This was really incredible, made our vacation! If you come to Oahu and don’t do this tour you are missing the best part!

  45. Rated 5 out of 5

    Jeri and Kevin J.

    Our second time flying with Paradise. Great experience! We would love to see some island hopping tours.

  46. Rated 5 out of 5

    Hoku W.

    Best location right at Turtle Bay. Truly paradise!

  47. Rated 5 out of 5

    Danielle M. (verified owner)

    So much fun! Will do again next time 🙂

  48. Rated 5 out of 5

    Seth and Andrew

    Awesome Experience! Most bang for your buck, great reviews, and very friendly, professional staff!

  49. Rated 5 out of 5

    Troy and Rowena

    great pilot, very friendly and knowlegeable

  50. Rated 5 out of 5

    Joanne

    beautiful day

  51. Rated 5 out of 5

    Willy and Deb A.

    A couple of Magnum fans! The flight offered up everything we wanted to see. The best experience in Hawaii – and we went in a shark cage!

  52. Rated 5 out of 5

    AJ L

    I took the Oahu Experience tour, in the “Magnum Chopper”, and I could not have been more satisfied. Staff was friendly and courteous, providing ample time before and after the tour for pictures with the chopper, and the tour itself was breathtaking. We even got to fly over the “Robin Masters Estate” and take some great pictures, which was a real plus since the actual grounds aren’t viewable to the public from the street. I would highly recommend this to anybody visiting Oahu, and especially if you’re a Magnum PI fan!

  53. Rated 5 out of 5

    DawnMarie K

    I had made reservations for my daughter, granddaughters, & I to take the 20 minute Waterfall tour. Because of an error with time zone changes, I had the ride listed in my calendar for a different time. We actually missed our reservation time. The office made multiple phone calls to try and get a hold of us. When we realized what happened, we immediately walked over to the office to see what could be done to reschedule our trip. The guys were able to get us in right away. We went thru some pre-flight instructions and we were on our way. The flight was amazing and worth every penny I paid for it. Paradise Helicopters made our trip to Hawaii an amazing time. Everyone connected with the organization was amazing. It was definitely a fantastic adventure!

  54. Rated 5 out of 5

    Carolina H

    My husband and I did the doors off tour in Oahu and it was great. It was really easy to book the appointment. They make sure you are comfortable and do a little safety orientation beforehand to explain everything. Could be a little scary at times when the helicopter would make some of the sharper turns but overall it was fun.

    Make sure you REALLY tie up your hair nice and secure if you have long hair! There’s so much wind that it hurts when pieces of your hair hit your face. It also gets a little chilly up there so be sure to wear warmer clothes.

  55. Rated 5 out of 5

    Paul F

    Paradise Helicopters set up a fabulous flight for my family and me! I truly appreciate the flexibility of the team at Paradise in setting up the time for us and working with our schedule. Thank you!

    My family and I had a absolute blast. Kalei was an absolute professional as both pilot and tour guide—we thoroughly enjoyed the flight, what we saw, and what we learned from him on the tour. Without a doubt, the flight was one of the coolest things I have done in my two years in Hawaii. Flying in the Magnum PI chopper with the doors off was a particular thrill. I have already recommended to several of my friends that they charter a tour with Paradise Helicopters. Enthusiastically recommended!

  56. Rated 5 out of 5

    Terry

    Flying in the magnum chopper was unreal! Like a flying Ferrari! … with the doors off – we really got some unbelievable shots. Great time all around. Would definitely do this again.

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