11 days in Kauai Itinerary

11 days in Kauai Itinerary

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11 days in Kauai Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
Hanalei
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Poipu
— 6 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Toronto

2
nights
Hanalei

Hanalei ©
Hanalei is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauai County, Hawaii, United States. Visit Wai`oli Hui`ia Church and Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge for their historical value. Visit Pali Ke Kua Beach (Hideaway s Beach) and Ke'e Beach for some beach relaxation. When in Hanalei, make a side trip to see Waimea Canyon State Park in Waimea, approximately 42 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at Hanakapiai Falls, kick back and relax at Tunnels Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Anini Beach, and take a memorable drive along Hanalei Valley Lookout.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Hanalei travel planner.

Toronto, Canada to Hanalei is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, car, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Toronto to Hanalei. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Toronto in March; daily highs in Hanalei reach 30°C and lows reach 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to drive to Poipu.

Things to do in Hanalei

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kauai, Ke'e Beach, Pali Ke Kua Beach (Hideaway s Beach), Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge, Waimea Canyon State Park
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Pali Ke Kua Beach (Hideaway s Beach) ©
Ke'e Beach ©
Ke'e Beach
Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park

6
nights
Poipu

Poipu ©
Poipū is a census-designated place in Kauai County on the southern side of the island of Kauai in the U.S. Get some cultural insight at Ninini Point Lighthouse and Kilohana. Explore hidden gems such as Baby Beach and Salt Pond Beach Park. Explore Poipu's surroundings by going to Scuba & Snorkeling (in Kekaha) and Waimea (Polihale State Park & Canyon Trail). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Poipu Beach Park, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, explore the striking landscape at Makawehi Bluff, and take in nature's colorful creations at Allerton Garden.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Poipu trip planner .

Traveling by car from Hanalei to Poipu takes 1.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Poipu are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Poipu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lihue, Waimea, Hanapepe, Art House Hawaii, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Allerton Garden ©
Allerton Garden
Makawehi Bluff ©
Makawehi Bluff
Polihale State Park ©
Polihale State Park

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