SECRET GOTTA DO

Ellie’s top Kauai Activities that you Gotta Do during your visit to the paradise island of Kauai.


Ahi wrap or Ahi salad at Kilauea Fish Market (Kilauea Lighthouse road)


Attend the Koloa Missionary Church


Barefoot in the water every day!!!!!

 

Polihale State Park near Barking Sands


Body surfing at Shipwrecks Beach


Breakfast/Dinner at Gaylord’s in Lihue


Café Coco (ginger lemonade) in Kapaa


Dancing at Lava at the Sheraton


Dinner at Casa Di Amici in Poipu

 

Hanapepe Swinging Bridge


Dinner at Kintaro in Kapaa (best sushi on island)


Dinner at Roys in Poipu Shopping Village

 

Dinner at Tidepools/Grand Hyatt


Facial at Hyatt’s Anara Spa with Valerie


Fish dinner at Keoki’s Paradise in Poipu


Fish Taco Night at Hanalei Gourmet Thursday pm


Free Hula show Tuesdays and Thursdays at Poipu Shopping Village


Friday Night Art Night in Hanapepe Town, Hwy 50 west


Get Married at Shipwrecks Beach (gorgeous)


Gifts/artwork at Banana Patch Studio in Hanapepe


Golfing at Kukuiolono in Kalaheo

 

Hamura’s Lilikoi Pie in Lihue

 

Hanalei Bay beginners surf lesson with the Titus Kinimaka

 

NorthShore School of Surfing


Helicopter trip to Waimea Canyon and Napali Coast with Jack Harter


Hideaway Beach in Princeville


Hike the Awa Awa Pahi spectacular, go early in the morning dry and cool


Hike the Kalalau Trail on the North Shore


Hike to Hanakapiai along the breathtaking Na Pali Coast


Hiking the Pihea trail to Alakai Swamp


Hiking the Sleeping Giant (east side)


Horseback Riding at CJM stables in Poipu


Ice cream at Lapperts


Kamalani Playground and snorkeling at Lydgate park (great for children)


Kauai Coffee Fields (west of Kalaheo on Hwy 50)


Kauai Museum In Lihue (amazing collection of Hawaiian artifacts)


Kauai Sea Tours zodiac ride


Kauapea beach on North Shore


Koke’e Lodge warm chocolate/coconut pie with macadamia nuts


Liko Kaua’i Catamaran up the Na Pali Coast and explore sea caves and snorkel


Limahuli National Botanical Garden (north)


Lumahai Beach on the North Shore (the movie South Pacific was shot there)


Lunch at Hamura’s Saimin


Outfitters Kauai zipline safari tour


Paddle the gentle Huleia River which goes into the Wildlife Refuge


(Jurassic Park/Raiders of Lost Ark)- Nawiliwili Small Boat Harbor Area


Pizza and live Hawaiian music at Tahiti Nui in Hanalei


Polihale Beach (bring umbrella; it’s hot!)


Salt Pond Beach in Hanapepe (local style)


Scuba diving with Bubbles Below


See the Menehune Fishpond – built by the legendary “Little People”


Shave ice at Jo-Jo’s in Waimea


Smith’s Luau in Kapaa


Snorkeling at Koloa Landing in Poipu


Snorkeling at Lawai Beach in Poipu (next to the beach house)


Snorkeling at Tunnels Beach (north shore)


South Shore Bikini Room in Koloa town


Stroll Koloa Town in the evening


Sunset at Ke’e Beach (Haena)


Sushi with spam at the Big Save in Koloa


The Koloa Fish Market is ono!


The Opaeka’a Falls (east side)


Tour Allertons Garden (Jurassic Park)


Unguided kayaking up Wailua river (east side)


Wailua River Fern Grotto trip


Walk Mahaulepu on the South shore


Whale Watching (late November to early May)


Yoga at Poipu Beach


Zip line in Princeville fly thru the treetops!

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