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Day Bike Tour at 6,500 feet

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    What to Expect
    The Haleakala Downhill Maui Day Bike Tour begins with your free Wailea, Kaanapali etc. hotel and cruise ship pick-up at between 6 - 7am. You will then return to our bike tour base, watch the Maui bike industry’s only safety video, free coffee, juice, snacks and begin our guided van tour the staging and launch point at 6,500 feet.

    Our tour guides will provide clients with an extensive history of Haleakala National Park, its geology and an explanation of the rare plants and animals only found on Maui. 

    At the launch point, you will be expertly fitted to bicycles, given helmets and begin the 26-mile bike ride down the slopes of Haleakala. Continuing thru the switchbacks of Haleakala Ranch the upcountry town of Kula, Makawao you will end at the beachside town of Paia.

    In addition to free round trip transportation, hot/cold beverage service and snacks (variety of granola bars), you will also be supplied a sportswear windbreaker jacket, gloves, helmet and state of the art Volcano Chrome Cruiser Bikes for the duration of the tour.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    886 Haliimaile Rd, Makawao, HI 96768, USA
    Departure Time
    6:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Bottled water
    • Live commentary on board
    • Local guide
    • Snacks
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • 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 13 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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    We loved this and felt very safe throughout. Kowlana and Dante were amazing and so informative. We highly recommend!!!
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    This was one of the coolest experiences ever! Our tour guide Alika was so knowledgeable on giving information to keep us safe, comfortable and happy during the trip. He also gave us some awesome information about the island and its history along the way. Our driver Rob was
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    This adventure consisted of me, my husband, my cousin, her husband, my Dad and his wife. There were definitely some nerves happening at the start 😂. Tim and Myka (hope I got that right) made the bus ride up the mountain informative and hilarious. They made the bike ride down
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    I am the only advanced cyclist in our family of three, so this was probably right at the edge of our comfort zone ... It is downhill the entire way, steep in parts, and requires all riders to pay attention and be alert at all times.... Setting aside safety for the moment, we
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    About the operator

    This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

    By: Mountain Riders
    520 reviews
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Interesting tour, great company, but not my favorite activity on the Island
    I want to start off by saying that I think the staff, the drivers and our tour guides were amazing people! They
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    Barnes, WI
    Hubby and I had second thoughts about this when we had a 2:00 AM pick up but it was SO worth it!! Being on top of
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    San Jose, California
    We rode 16 miles down Haleakala and it was so easy, so thrilling and so much fun. The Mountain Riders are a top
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    Kuta, Indonesia
    Great fun ...take a jacket and bike from cool mountain top down to the sea! Diverse landscapes great views
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    Dianne M
    Great Ride
    A "must-do" in Maui! Not super expensive, we took the self guided tour where you could ridet at your own pace.
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    Dianne M
    Fun bike ride
    The self paced ride was great. Nice equipment. Fun and informative bus driver/guide on the trip up the volcano.
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    LarryandKate C
    So awesome
    We loved this and felt very safe throughout. Kowlana and Dante were amazing and so informative. We highly
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    Sydney, Australia
    Volcano sunrise to sea
    I booked this trip through the concierge at my hotel, and I’m so glad I did because it was fantastic! I wouldn’t
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    Costa Mesa, California
    AMAZING experience!!!
    Beginning with amazing energy from Nani Mendoza at 3am before we loaded the bus to travel up to the dormant
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    Christine M
    Didn’t get to tour, company canceled our trip
    After booking 8 weeks before our trip to Maui, mountain riders let us know 36 hours before our sunrise Haleakalā
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    San Francisco, California
    Amazing Sunrise!`
    We were so happy we did this tour. Although we had to wake up at 1am and were picked up at 2am by the tour
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    San Francisco, California
    Enjoyable tour
    We were fortunate to have great weather and enjoy a very nice sunrise. The bike down was sunny. All the guides
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    Justin R
    They should have cancelled the tour
    So we paid almost $500 for two people to see a SUNRISE bike tour at Haleakala volcano. The cancellation policy is
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    MOUNTAINS of praise for this adventure!
    This was one of the coolest experiences ever! Our tour guide Alika was so knowledgeable on giving information to
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    Jennie H
    Culpeper, Virginia
    Great Time!
    Our guide Bob was outstanding. Bob was extremely knowledgeable, but very laid back and funny! The entire group was
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