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A helicopter tour can be a fun addition to any vacation. Most people who take these trips are adults as it is not generally thought of as being a family activity. That being said there is no reason that the whole family can't go on a helicopter trip. In fact for the kids it will likely make it a trip to remember.
A helicopter tour can be a great way for the whole family to have a great time. The most obvious way is that you will get the chance to see all of the sites at your destination. There is no better way to see things than from the air. This is particularly true of trips to Hawaii where you will be able to travel to the various different parts of the islands as a family. One of the issues that a lot of families have when they go on vacation is finding something that whole family wants to do, a helicopter ride is something that they can almost all agree on.
The other reason that helicopter tours can be a great option for a family tour is that it allows you to get away from the crowds. Blue Hawaiian Helicopter will allow you to take a trip to the more remote parts of Hawaii. This will allow the whole family to be able to spend time together without constantly being surrounded by other people. The result is that you will pretty much have to spend time with each other not something that a lot of families get a chance to do these days.
Arranging a helicopter tour should not present a major problem for most families as modern helicopters can handle all but the largest of them. Blue Hawaiian Helicopter for example has helicopters that can carry up to six passengers. This means that there is plenty of room for the whole family. Not all tour operators have helicopters this big so you may have to look around to make sure that you find one that can accommodate you if you have a large family but it should be possible to find one that can.
The biggest reason that most families don't take a helicopter tour is of course the cost. There is no getting around the fact that flying in a helicopter is an expensive vacation activity. That being said the cost is not as unreasonable as it seems. Helicopter Tours almost always charge by how long the flight will last so taking a short flight will help to keep the cost under control. If you have a large family you may find that your cheapest option is to actually charter the whole helicopter rather than paying by person. This should help keep the cost reasonable.