10 days in Kauai Itinerary

10 days in Kauai Itinerary

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10 days in Kauai Itinerary

Start: Oklahoma City
Fly:  12​h 45​min
1
Hanalei
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Waimea
— 6 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Oklahoma City

3
nights
Hanalei

Hanalei ©
Hanalei is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauai County, Hawaii, United States. Hanalei is known for wildlife, beaches, adventure, scenic drive, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Hanalei Beach, take a memorable drive along Hanalei Valley Lookout, admire the sheer force of Hanakapiai Falls, and kick back and relax at Tunnels Beach.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Hanalei trip builder site .

Oklahoma City to Hanalei is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Oklahoma City to Hanalei is minus 4 hours. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Oklahoma City in December: high temperatures in Hanalei hover around 79°F and lows are around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Waimea.

Things to do in Hanalei

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Kauai, Na Aina Kai Botanical Gardens, Na Pali Coast State Park
Highlights from your plan
Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Hanalei Beach ©
Hanalei Beach
Limahuli Garden and Preserve ©
Limahuli Garden and Preserve

6
nights
Waimea

Waimea ©
Explore Waimea's surroundings by going to Lydgate State Park (in Wailua), Lihue (Helicopter Tours & Wailua Falls) and Poipu (Spouting Horn, Poipu Beach Park, & more).

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Waimea day trip app .

Traveling by car from Hanalei to Waimea takes 2 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Waimea

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Poipu, Kauai, Kapaa, Lihue, Original Red Dirt Shirts
Highlights from your plan
Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park
Helicopter Tours
Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park

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