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Mauna Kea Stargazing + Free Astro Photos

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    Stop At: Mauna Kea State Recreation Area, Saddle Road, 35 mile marker, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96721

    We will start from this location and then drive out to a private area for stargazing, a laser show and astrophotograpy.

    Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Mauna Kea Recreation Area, Waimea, HI 96743, USA
    Departure Time
    Sunday nights (At least 2 hours after dark)
    1h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
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    • Professional photographer guide
    • Parka Jackets
    • Entry/Admission - Mauna Kea State Recreation Area
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Dress code: Wear pants and closed-toed shoes
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    While the tour was delayed for an hour and didn't get started until after 12:30am due to clouds, James the tour guide does a good job in communicating the delay and gave us the option to cancel for a refund. We did stick with the...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank 285lizy
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The tour was great but the pictures where AMAZING!!! The highlight of our trip! I HIGHLY recommended this tour for anyone!

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Maps86927
    Reviewed 11 September 2019

    Do this tour!! Under no circumstances will you regret it. Even if you live out in the country, no sky you have ever seen will compare to the star-dusted dome that will encapsulate you on the mountain. It's absolutely stunning, as are the pictures taken...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank amweigand
    Reviewed 29 July 2019 via mobile

    This tour was absolutely amazing! It was worth every penny. James is very knowledgeable and makes the tour very fun and interesting. Pick this stargazing tour over the others on the island. James has a unique place where the others simply don’t go. His spot...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank Miguel S
    Reviewed 3 June 2019

    My husband and I are still in awe after our stargazing trip with James. We originally booked the 7:30pm tour since we were traveling with an infant who wakes up very early; however, James contacted us a few days before the trip to let us...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    3  Thank Kristin A
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    • Languages Offered: English
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