$100; Duration: 4 hours; Up for some star treatment in Maui? Here's a sunset tour that rises to the occasion! Hit the road for the summit of Haleakala, one of Hawaii's sacred volcanoes. You'll enjoy a stirring sunset above the cloudline at an elevation of over 10,000 feet. Enjoy terrific views of the island and you'll catch a glimpse of the Big Island! The highlight of this trip is what twinkles above! You'll find yourself in ideal position to observe the vast canopy of stars above, and even have the opportunity to take a closer look through a deep space telescope! A guided sky tour will introduce you to the planets, stars, and constellations in view and provide you with the celestial lore and navigational concepts of the ancient Hawaiians. The sky's the limit during this spine-tingling tour. Literally.
Embark on a stargazing trip to the 10,000-foot summit of Haleakala
Take in a breathtaking sunset and views of Maui
Use a deep space telescope to get a closer look at the stars
Enjoy astronomy pointers, plus tales of ancient Hawaiian celestial lore
Note: Guests must drive their own car, Maui Astronomy Tours does not provide transportation
Cold weather is the norm on Haleakala. Bring as many warm clothes as possible. Please wear closed-toe shoes.
Cancellation Policy: Cancellation notice must be provided at least 24 hours in advance in order to receive a full refund.If cancelling on the same day of tour, a partial refund will be issued. At 1:00pm, on the day of your tour, you are contacted with a weather update. If weather is inclement, you can reschedule or be issued a full refund. If weather turns inclement during your Haleakala tour, a 50% refund will be issued.