Top 10 Tourist Attractions in Kauai, Hawaii

6: Kauai Path

Kauai Path

The Kauai Path is a pathway that runs along the stunning coast and provides those who use it with the chance to take in beautiful scenery. This is a path that is popular amongst those who want to enjoy peace and tranquility while immersing themselves in gorgeous surroundings. It is ideal for those who want to take a romantic stroll and take in the views as well as for those riding bikes. The path will also take you past a range of shops and eateries as you walk along it, so you can enjoy taking some time out during your stroll or bike ride.

Address: 6524 Kalama Rd, Kapaa, HI 96746

7: Limahuli Garden and Preserve

Limahuli Garden and Preserve
Photo Courtesy: Flickr/Ron Cogswell

A stunning botanical garden and preserve on the north side of the island, Limahuli Garden and Preserve is a very popular attraction amongst visitors. With its tropical location nestled in a valley, this is a place that offers incredible natural beauty and boasts an impressive mountain backdrop. It is also the location of a stream and waterfall, which cascades 800 feet. You can enjoy exploring the wide variety of exotic flora and fauna here as well as historical taro terraces.

Address: 8301 HI-560, Kapaa, HI 96746

8: Hanalei Beach

Hanalei Beach
Photo Courtesy: Flickr/Ben Schmitt

With the largest bay on the island's North Shore, Hanalei Beach stretches for around two miles. The mountain scenery that surrounds the beach means that those visiting can enjoy being immersed in a really dramatic setting. In addition to enjoy the beauty of this beach you can also look forward to a range of recreational activities such as boating and swimming. This is also a great place for families, as you can enjoy relaxing and having a family picnic on the pier.

Address: Hanalei Beach, Hanalei, HI 96714

9: Poipu Beach Park

Poipu Beach Park
Photo Courtesy: Flickr/Ame Rainey

Poipu Beach Park is located on the island's south shore. This is a place that is not only attractive in terms of scenery but is also a great place to enjoy outdoor recreation. You can enjoy all sorts of activities when you come here such as swimming, surfing and snorkeling. This beach has been named amongst the best in America on a number of occasions and is ideal for families as well as those simply looking to relax and kick back.

Address: Koloa, HI 96756

10: Hanakapiai Falls

Hanakapiai Falls
Photo Courtesy: Flickr/paul bica

Towering at around 300 feet, Hanakapiai Falls is a stunning waterfall in a picturesque location. The falls can be found around two miles from the Hanakapiai Beach for those who are hiking but for many it is well worth the trek to take in these stunning falls and the equally attractive surroundings. One the way from the beach you can also take in the towering cliffs and foliage that can be found here.

Address: Kalalau Trail, Hawaii 96746

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