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Kauai Activities

Kauai’s lush landscapes and pristine beaches are a feast for the senses. You'll find a multitude of things to do around the island — whether it’s an exhilarating zipline adventure through the jungle, a relaxing day at the beach, or a kayaking trip on one of Kauai's rivers. The Garden Isle is a true adventurer’s playground. For those seeking a quieter pace, the island offers plenty of additional opportunities to explore local culture, history and more — including museums, historical landmarks, farmers markets and more. You can tour the film locations of more than 60 movies and TV shows.

Investigate some of Hawaii’s most incredible natural wonders, including the Napali Coast, Waimea Canyon and Wailua River. Explore welcoming small towns like Hanapepe, Koloa, Waimea, Kapaa and Hanalei, and discover pristine stretches of sand at Poipu Beach Park and other stunning beaches. This section is your guide to all the amazing things to do on Kauai. 

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Lawai Stream in McBryde Garden
Kauai
McBryde Garden
4425 Lawai Rd
Koloa, HI 96756
Summary

McBryde Garden is a veritable Noah's ark for threatened and endangered plants of the tropics. Located in the verdant Lawa`i Valley. Self-guided tours available daily. Tram into garden. Other tours available.

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Kauai
Kauai Bound
3366 Waapa Rd.
Suite 508 Anchor Cove Shopping Center
Lihue, HI 96766
Summary

Kauai Bound is a locally owned snorkel, golf, underwater camera, and beach rental and retail shop located in Lihue at Anchor Cove Shopping Center. We carry quality dry snorkels with silicone masks, new Wilson golf sets, underwater cameras, and more!

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Kong Lung Trading entrance
Kauai
Kong Lung Trading
2484 Keneke Rd.
Kilauea, HI 96754
Summary

120 year old North Shore company store for the Kilauea Sugar Plantation has evolved to become an upscale gift and clothing boutique for transcendent and timeless merchandise. Located on the road to the Kilauea Lighthouse, minutes from Princeville.

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Safety Equipment - Always prepared, KHT provides specialty hiking equipment as needed!
Kauai
Kauai Hiking Tours
4590A Kuli Rd.
Kalaheo, HI 96741
Summary

Kauai Hiking Tours offers day hikes, backpacking trips and driving tours on Kauai Island. Our local guides are passionate about sharing their knowledge with aloha. We welcome adventurers of all ages & ability levels - several options of beginner, intermediate, and advanced tours are available.

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Pupus and mai tais
Kauai
Tasting Kauai
Summary

Tasting Kauai invites residents and visitors on a culinary romp through paradise. Learn how to buy local through educational and fun events while connecting with Kauai’s culture, aloha, people and land. A portion of all book and tour sales are donated to the Hawaii Food Bank - Kauai Branch.

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