Whereas we have already got a submit of ‘How To Spend 6 Days in Kauai‘, we determined to do that submit due to our current journey on the Backyard Isle. We spent a complete of two nights at Waimea Plantation Cottage and explored a couple of spots in Kauai. This was our first time staying on the West aspect of the island which was off the overwhelmed path but, completely magical!
When touring we usually are on-the-go attempting to make excursions in a well timed method however on this case, we reveal how we explored sufficient of Kauai whereas additionally being stress-free. It is a sensible itinerary that you simply’ll truly get pleasure from with out having to hurry from place to put.
We arrived within the morning (9 am) and ate at a neighborhood favourite “Tip Prime Cafe” earlier than heading off to the west aspect, the place we have been staying. Earlier than reaching our vacation spot of Waimea Plantation Cottages, we took a detour up Waimea Canyon as a result of it was the clearest day we’ve ever seen on Kauai. Benefiting from clear climate undoubtedly could make or break an expertise.
As talked about, we took this journey sluggish and deliberate our journey for flexibility. Spending a few hours taking photographs, driving by way of Waimea Canyon and taking our time was serene! We ended that day watching a sundown on the cottages after visiting Waimea Canyon and Kalalau Lookout.
WAIMEA CANYON STATE PARK
WATCH THE SUNSET ON THE BEACH
Our first day was tranquil and laid again whereas our second day began off fast! We awoke at 6 am, caught the dawn and headed to Kikiaola Small Boat Harbor with none espresso. Cause being, we have been about to embark on a bumpy journey with Na Pali Pirates. Na Pali Pirates took us on a 5 hour journey by way of seal cliff waterfalls, caves, and took us to a snorkeling spot.
After having a grand time on the velocity boat, we drove to Wailua Falls and Opaeka’a Falls to take a couple of photos and sightsee round Lihue. By the late afternoon, we headed again to prepare for a Luau to finish the tip.
NA PALI COAST BOAT TOUR & SNORKELING
LAUA TO END THE NIGHT
When you’re capable of keep longer in Kauai, we extremely recommend doing so. You can probably do these ‘ Prime 10 Issues You Should Do in Kauai‘ inside four days and nonetheless have the ability to get pleasure from all of it. As of Might 2019, the Moist and dry caves are at the moment closed for the time being which is why it’s not included on this listing. Though, it’s a good and simply manageable spot for households, together with a pleasant seashore to play and snorkel in close by.
We aren’t to eager on climbing which is why we didn’t embrace any. Nevertheless, we at all times love listening to about hike-worthy trails – which is without doubt one of the issues Kauai is understood for. Mahalo for studying!