This experience was breathtaking, exhilarating and fulfilling.
We had to wake up at 1:45 am so we could meet the tour bus at 2:20 am, but I am not complaining. This was a once in a lifetime experience for me. We had a rental car but decided to avoid the stress of driving ourselves. We lucked out and had a great group of people on our tour. Our tour guide and driver, Wayne, was a wealth of knowledge. Before sunrise, we were served coffee and danishes and on the way back, a sit down breakfast alongside a golf course.
We booked our tour through our hotel.
Over 10k feet later, we were blown away and in awe of the beauty that surrounded us. We had clear skies that morning with an unobstructed view of the sunrise. You do have to dress warm and wear comfortable walking shoes.
This is a "must do" for any first time Maui visitor. I would pick this over the much hyped "Road to Hana".