Tour Itinerary

*Please note: Tour Itinerary is subject to change. Once you are confirmed to go on the tour, you will receive your tour itinerary via email.

10:00 a.m. 
Meet at the gravel parking lot below the Visitor Information Station. There will be signs on the road and staff members that will direct you upon your arrival.

10:30 a.m. Introduction and orientation at the Visitor Information Station:

Cultural practice and native Hawaiian perspectives on Maunakea Stewardship for
managing natural resources of Maunakea, and a safety briefing.

11:45 p.m. Lunch at Halepōhaku (provided by ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center)

12:30 p.m. Drive to Summit (transportation provided by the ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center)

Tour of Observatory 1
Tour of Observatory 2

3:00 p.m. Depart for visitor’s center

3:45 p.m. Tour Wrap up @ VIS Presentation Room

4:00 p.m.  End of tour