12 days in Kauai Itinerary

12 days in Kauai Itinerary

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Fly to Lihue Airport, Drive to Wainiha
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Lihue
— 9 nights
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Wainiha

Wainiha is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the majestic nature at Na Pali Coast State Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lumahai Beach, appreciate the extensive heritage of Kalalau Lookout, and kick back and relax at Hanalei Bay.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, use the Wainiha trip itinerary planner.

Seattle to Wainiha is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Seattle to Wainiha is minus 2 hours. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Seattle in November, with highs in Wainiha at 81°F and lows at 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Lihue.

Things to do in Wainiha

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Hanalei Bay ©
Beach
Hanalei Bay
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Lihue

Lihue or LÄ«hue is an unincorporated census-designated place (CDP) and the county seat of Kauai County, Hawaii. Change things up with these side-trips from Lihue: Hanalei Beach (in Hanalei), Princeville (Princeville Golf Club - Prince Course & Princeville Botanical Gardens) and Poipu (National Tropical Botanical Garden & Allerton Garden). And it doesn't end there: take a memorable tour with Tours, take in breathtaking views at Waimea Canyon State Park, explore the striking landscape at Spouting Horn, and admire the sheer force of Wailua Falls.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Lihue trip planner.

You can drive from Wainiha to Lihue in 1.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Lihue are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Lihue

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Zipline
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Kipu Ranch Adventures ©
Off-Road Tour
Kipu Ranch Adventures
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