If you’re headed to Maui, you absolutely need to spend some time at Haleakalā National Park. This dormant volcano is so beautiful, so strange, and so incredible it’s like being on Mars. It’s a haven for hiking, the queen of views of Maui, and such a special experience. There are lots of ways to explore this park, so check out my Haleakala travel tips to figure out how to squeeze it into your Maui itinerary.
Book a Haleakalā Excursion
This unique park is absolutely able to be explored without a guide, however, guides and excursions almost always bring an extra layer of expertise you can’t get on your own. And a level of convenience. So if that’s your vibe, check out some of the incredible Haleakalā excursions available.
Why Should You Visit Haleakala?
Haleakalā National Park is is one of the most interesting places I’ve ever been. Truly one of the most unique landscapes that must exist on earth, and even barely, because I’m not convinced I didn’t go to Mars when I was there. Use these Haleakalā travel tips to help you plan your day, whether it’s heading up to the top for sunset/sunrise, hiking into the crater, or simply just driving around to enjoy the views.
On the hunt for more than Haleakalā travel tips? Luckily there are so many gorgeous national parks in the US to visit, there are so many options for you: