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Hang Gliding Maui

#1 of 10 Tours in Hana
Closed Now: 09:00 - 18:00
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Hang Gliding Maui
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Hang gliding Maui offers flights in a powered Hang glider over Hana's spectacular coastline and rainforest. No experience necessary. Your pilot Armin Engert has logged more than 20,000 hours of flying Hang gliders, Powered Hang gliders and General...more
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Hana Airport, Hana, Maui, HI
+1 808-264-3287
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 19 February 2008

On a recent trip to Hana, my wife and I did some Hang Gliding. It was one of the highlights of the trip and I highly recommend it to people of all ages. The pilot/owner, Armin, is very experienced (more then 9,000 hours of flying...More

6  Thank Jonshazam
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 23 March 2014

In an attempt to make sure our plans went off without a hitch, we made our reservations for this excursion over three months in advance, and this was the only reason we had any desire to make the four-hour drive each way to Hana and...More

19  Thank Burn_Me_Once
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had never done a helicopter tour in our world travels and were saving it for when we finally visited Hawaii. However, in our Maui planning I cam across Hang Gliding with Armin and opted for this over the helicopter tour. Best decision ever! The...More

Thank Ohio S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Do not hesitate, book this when you plan your Maui visit. Worth every penny. So amazing. And know that every aspect of your experience will be personal, professional and memorable. HIGHLY recommended.

Thank John R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Armin is the BEST!! We have taken a hang gliding lesson from Armin on our last 6 trips to the island and the thrill never lessens. Because we have visited often, Armin makes a point to show us something new. And, it never fails to...More

Thank Lana28Spur
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Flying a powered hang glider is the stuff dreams are made of. From the exhilaration of speeding down the runway and lifting off to the sensation of the cool chill as you pass through clouds several thousand feet above the beautiful Hana coastline, the experience...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WOW! Closest thing to feeling like a bird soaring through the air!! annnnd I got to touch a cloud :) Armin is the BEST! He quickly communicates, is incredibly friendly and energetic, and supremely in-touch with all safety issues and concerns you may have. His...More

Thank Kristen M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Armin, you are such an energetic, passionate, and genuine guy who just welcomes all of his customers like a best friend. Thank you for the unforgettable experience, I will forever have those breathtaking views of Maui with me. Keep doing what you love. Best of...More

Thank Alohadetroit
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Armin Engert owns Hang gliding maui. Delightful fellow, great experience and best views ever. It’s great to be up with the birds soaring over the coast and upland waterfalls.

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

From the start Armin was professional and such a gracious guide. This experience is for anyone who enjoys a once-in-a-lifetime flight with an experienced pilot who offers a fun flight above the beauty of Hana’s coastline. You’ll love every minute!

Thank Courtney H
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Armin was incredibly fun, knowledgeable and accommodating. I have always wanted to fly and this was as close as I have ever come. Armin not only made room in his packed schedule to allow me to go flying with him (since I only contacted him...More

Thank Lotus F
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Let me start by saying that this activity will never be rated #1 on any site because it is not for the "masses." It is for those that want a unique and private experience - and a VERY cool one at that. We have traveled...More

Thank Tom C
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Sharron E
18 March 2018|
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Response from N6Chris | Reviewed this property |
Possibly, but if you wanted to try it, you could take Dramamine a few hours before the flight and it would minimize your chances of getting motion sickness.
12 April 2017|
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Response from traveladict1946 | Reviewed this property |
You feel very secure in your little "pod "or "cocoon" in the air. You are actually somewhat sitting in the lap of your instructor with his arms on either side of you. Very secure feeling!
3 January 2017|
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Response from David L | Reviewed this property |
You pay depending on time--- I was up for an hour +. David