Haleakala and Best of Maui Tour

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 9 hours

Departs: Hawaii, Hawaii

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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See the best of Maui on this experiential sightseeing day trip with your informative local guide. Journey to Haleakala National Park to explore the raw natural beauty of Haleakala Crater known as the "House of the Sun." Glimpse Maui's stunning landscape from what seems like the top of the world. Stop for lunch and explore the historic town of Makawao, home to former paniolo or Hawaiian cowboys. Iao Valley is currently closed for repairs until approximately mid-February.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

Haleakala National Park admission

Haleakala National Park admission fee

Pick-up and drop-off at specific Maui hotels

Tour narration by a professional driver/guide

What's Not Included


Lunch is on your own in Makawao Town.

Port pickup and drop-off

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 99

Additional Info

  • Due to the indoor mask mandate enforced at Haleakala National Park, all guests must bring and wear a mask. Eating or drinking is not allowed on the coach.
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Please contact the tour provider at minimum of 7 days prior to the tour date for ADA and all special requests.
  • Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, we have elevated our existing cleaning regimen and developed the POLYAD CLEAN RIDE Program which has enhanced procedures and protocols for cleaning and disinfecting our fleet to the standards recommended by the CDC using
  • The high altitude at the summit area may complicate health conditions and breathing difficulties. Elderly visitors, pregnant women, young children, and those with respiratory or heart conditions should consult their doctor prior to touring. Walk slowly an
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Haleakala is known for rapidly changing weather conditions and dense clouds and rain are common. As a result, clear viewing of the sunrise is not guaranteed, and the tour operates rain or shine. Refunds will be granted only when the tour is cancelled for
  • Iao Valley is closed until 2/15/23, additional time is spent in Makawao Town
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Haleakala National Park
Home to the world’s largest dormant volcano; over 30,000 acres. The park is known for its unique volcanic features, its long scenic drive with numerous overlooks, and the rare, endemic wildlife, flora and fauna.

1 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Haleakala Visitor Center
Spectacular views from the rim area at 9,740 ft. elevation.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Haleakala Crater
Views from what seems like the top of the world!

• Admission Ticket Free

Haleakala Summit Sunrise
Views from what seems like the top of the world! The only Haleakala tour that visits the summit area.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Historic Makawao Town
A charming and historic former plantation town and the paniolo or Hawaiian cowboy. Today, the county seat of Maui government. Stop to explore the town and have lunch on your own.

1 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Former plantation town with remnants of the missionaries and heyday of the sugar cane era.

• Admission Ticket Free

Kaahumanu Church
Beautiful church with gothic architecture built by request of Queen Kaahumanu.

• Admission Ticket Free

Iao Valley
Temporarily Closed until mid January 2023 - A verdant valley formed by erosion with a bubbling stream and the pinnacle, an iconic, pointed ridge covered in verdant vegetation known as the Iao Needle.

• Admission Ticket Free

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