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Address: Haleakala National Park, Maui, HI 96768
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A dormant volcano measuring 10,000 feet above sea level, it is Maui's...

A dormant volcano measuring 10,000 feet above sea level, it is Maui's highest point.

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Maui Haleakala Sunrise Bike Tour

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As close to Mars as I'll ever get

I have been to the top of only a few large crater-generated mountains, but none that could be easily compared to the surface of Mars. This relatively easy, but long, drive up the... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have been to the top of only a few large crater-generated mountains, but none that could be easily compared to the surface of Mars. This relatively easy, but long, drive up the Haleakala crater to about 10,000 feet is well worth the approximate two-hour trip. The views are breath-taking in all directions. The day we went was clear and... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Seeing the sunrise over Haleakala was amazing! It was cold, windy, & crowded but well worth getting up early for. Dress warm - we took a blanket as the weather can be very tricky. Our tour guide, Glenn was very knowledgeable & funny. It was a very well organized tour & we were fortunate to have a clear morning to... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

One of the top things I wanted to do during our 40th anniversary trip to Maui was to go to the top of Haleakala crater, watch the sunset, and then wait for a dark sky and enjoy one of the most spectacular views of the stars on planet earth. I was not disappointed. The view from the top back down... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is another world, go early or make reservation for sunrise. We went early in the day and looked around, I would actually go back even with the drive. To questions below, you can take a long or short hike or no hike so really not physically hard unless the altitude is a problem for you.

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Watford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Thoroughly recommend this trip to see the sunrise. But check the weather forecasts over Haleakala first if you don't want to be disappointed. Our weather app promised a clear sunrise so we took our chances and booked this Gray Line excursion to the crater summit. The levels of sulphur in the air created a pink/ orange layer over the clouds... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A long twisty road climbs some ten thousand feet to see this vast crater of a volcano that last erupted in 1790. Fortunately a clear sunny day at the summit above main cloud level. I was able to see the two volcanic peaks on the Big Island some 80 miles away.

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Wilmington, Delaware
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Although it is a windy drive up the volcano -- the views at the top are amazing! The experience looking into the dormant volcano crater are different than most things you will ever see -- and you can hike down into the crater if you have time (short hikes or all-day hikes can be done -- contact the visitor center... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What a perfect day for a glorious sunrise. The drive up the highway was a little hair-raising, but as I kept trying to reassure my husband, it was a good thing it was so dark so that he could not see just how far we would fall should we do so! When the sun started to slowly rise at the... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's quite a ways to from sea leaves to 10,000 feet. The road is fine, but be advised that there are bike riders coming down the mountain all the time. From what I could tell, they were morons. Watch out for them, they like to stop for no apparent reason in the middle Of the road. . Otherwise, views are... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The color of the sunrise will depend on the amount of clouds and the weather. We were fortunate to take the trip when it was clear skies and no wind. You have to get up very early, not much to see on the way up as it is dark, and the crowds are insane. Many people do not respect the... More 

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