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Address: Haleakala National Park, Maui, HI 96768
Phone Number: 808-572-4400
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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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So needles to say this place is beautiful, high above the clouds. The visitor center is just under 10,000 ft. Word of caution, this is a very technical drive, not for the faint of... read more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

So needles to say this place is beautiful, high above the clouds. The visitor center is just under 10,000 ft. Word of caution, this is a very technical drive, not for the faint of heart. If you do drive yourself, understand once you leave the state highway, the road up the crater has no guard rails. It can be frightening... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Go early at least 4 am, because you won't find parking at the top . It is very cold around 40 degrees. The view is the most amazing thing ever.bring food and water if you want to do the trails after the sunrise. Make sure you go to the bathroom before going to the sumit since there are no bathrooms... More 

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Decatur, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Do yourself a favor and take the time to see Haleakala Crater. It is breathtakingly beautiful, and is something we never expected to find on Maui. The Sliding Sand hike into the crater is unbelievable. If you only do one hike there, that is the one to do. It's a little tough on older knees, but if you take your... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Our tour guide Al picked us up in a super comfortable van with reclining seats & blankets, he was so friendly and warm. Al ensured the long drive up was smooth and he made it interesting with his extensive knowledge of the area, whilst the kids slept. With Al's experience he was able to have us prepared to make a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

As you climb over 10,000 feet in 37 miles you can see the vegetation change. Don't worry about clouds ruining the view as you drive up because you'll be above them at the top. At the top the air is noticeably a bit thinner. The view into the Crater is very cool, as are the domes of the Science Center.... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Go early and it is so cold at the top and be equipped with throws and jackets to keep yourself warm, once you see darkness is eaten by the light you will forget the cold, the total sunrise less than 5 mins but all the wait is totally worth.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We took a helo up to see it because there was no way I was geting up before dawn for a bike ride, but it was absolutely gorgeous. It was like being on a different planet.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is just like few miles away to heaven when you are at the peak of Haleakala. It is so cold even the sun is up there because you are already with the clouds. The beauty of the park is indescribable especially if you go near the crater of the dormant volcano. Getting up there takes sometime but once your... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We traveled there on a cloudy day. The fog was so intense driving to the top that we could barely see the road. As we reached the top, the fog cleared and we had a beautiful view! It was a lot less intense coming down the mountain. It must have just been the day/ time we traveled up making the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a must do attraction - get you butt out of bed early - and haul up to the top of the crater for sunrise - option to cycle down too if you get a tour package - Highly recommended!

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