Haleakala


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Haleakala

a volcano in Hawaii, on E Maui Island. Height: 3057 m (10 032 ft.). Area of crater: 49 sq. km (19 sq. miles). Depth of crater: 829 m (2720 ft.)
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Seeing the sunrise at Haleakala National Park is almost a religious experience.
Some of the things you can see and engage in are the Mai Kai Bora Bora, Haleakala National Park, Kula Botanical Garden, Holy Ghost Catholic Church, Bora Bora Glass Bottom Boat, Shark and Ray Snorkel Safari, Hana Highway, Bora Bora Aqua Safari, King Kamehameha Golf Course Club and also the famous Maui.
Beneath those clouds, the soft sands of Maui's beaches will soon be beckoning to tourists; above the clouds soars 10,023-foot Haleakala, a dormant shield volcano comprising most of the island.
Run by S&H online columnist Eve Hogan, this retreat is a quiet jungle getaway, about 10 minutes from the beach and 50 minutes to Haleakala National Park.
From sunrise on January 1 atop Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park in Maine, to sunset on December 31 on a volcano rim in Haleakala National Park in Hawaii, Woods serves as guide and guru as the National Park Service celebrates its first 100 years.
The five new tour operators are Valley Isle Excursions (Maui); Dolphins & You (Oahu); Haleakala Bike (Maui); Body Glove Cruises (Hawaii); Aloha Kayaks Maui (Maui).
to catch the Haleakala sunrise, I got a hearty dose of what I love best: hiking and being outdoors with those I care about most.
Debuting on all of Hawaiian Airlines' in-flight entertainment systems, the video offers breathtaking footage of world-famous destinations such as Yokohama Beach and Kualoa Ranch on O?ahu; Haleakala National Park and Po'olenalena Beach on Maui; Waimea Canyon and Waikoko Farm on Kaua?i; and Saddle Road Lava Fields and Umauma Falls on Hawai?i Island.
After our epic 10,000ft Haleakala sunrise, we explore upcountry Maui where we sip pineapple wine at Maui's Winery (mauiwine.com), toast lavender scones at the breathtakingly beautiful Ali'i Kula Lavender Farm (aliikulalavender.com), and gorge on cheese at the Surfing Goat Dairy (surfinggoatdairy.com).
The Daniel K Inouye Solar TelThe Daniel K Inouye Solar Telescope, to be known as DKIST, escope, to be known as DKIST, is taking shape on Haleakala is taking shape on Haleakala Mountain in Maui, Hawaii.