End your day with a Journey to the summit of Haleakala Crater for a breathtaking sunset. Rising 10,032 feet above sea level Haleakala is Maui's "House of the sun". Departing from the ship, your guided drive up the mountain will take you through Maui's diverse scenery. Reaching Haleakala National Park the panoramic views from the summit are spectacular. Last erupting in 1790, the astonishing crater of this dormant volcano measures 7 1/2 miles long, 2 1/2 miles wide, 21 miles around and 3,000 feet deep, covering 19 square miles. From your viewpoint you'll appreciate firsthand the unique beauty of this massive crater with its interesting mix of volcano rock and plant life. Be sure to dress warm as temperatures can drop to 30 degrees Fahrenheit after sunset!