On the island of Maui, Hawaii, there is a national park around a volcanic area in red and black shades, its endemic species and all its general appearance, seems like ”another planet”. When you think of Hawaii, probably, you think of beaches, surfing… but today we will show you a completely different side of this islands thanks to 101 lugares increíbles.
The summit area of Haleakala park includes the area of the volcano crater, which is accessible by road and with surprising cinder cones, its arid and panoramic views. Haleakala is also a paradise for astronomy lovers due to its clear sky and no light pollution, it features spectacular night views. In Haleakala there are several endemic and many endangered plants and animal species.
The park is also famous for its incredible sunsets, so that hundreds of tourists are up early to watch the sunrise from the top and near the crater.