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Mauna Kea Observatories, Island of Hawaii

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  • We took a commercial tour of this incredible site. A sundown tour with star gazing after. The top of the mountain was about 4 degrees with windchill, so dress warm. Our tour provided warm parkas and g...  more »
  • Stargazing on Mauna Kea was very high on our Big Island to-do list . The experience is unique. The change in landscape is surreal and dramatic. From beaches, palm trees and +27C to pasture lands and +...  more »
  • We had a small group (7) for a trip to top of Mauna Kea. We met our guide Edmond at a pickup point out of Hilo. He gave history of the telescopes. Where to best watch the sunset. Explained why we did ...  more »
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  • Breath taking! Literally top of the mountain is hard to breath. But once acclimated the most astonishing stars you will ever witness with the naked eye. They got scopes but the eye could take more in. Dress warm no beach clothing. Trust me bad idea lol!
  • Bring a jacket! Worth the drive.