12 days in Kauai Itinerary

12 days in Kauai Itinerary

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12 days in Kauai Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  16​h 45​min
1
Princeville
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Poipu
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Newark

6
nights
Princeville

Princeville ©
Princeville is a 9,000acre, upscale, unincorporated, master-planned community of vacation homes and condos on the north shore of the island of Kauai in Kauai County, Hawaii. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Princeville: Kapaa (Photography Tours & Kauai Path), Na Pali Coast State Park (in Wainiha) and Kokee Natural History Museum (in Kekaha). Next up on the itinerary: take in breathtaking views at Waimea Canyon State Park, identify plant and animal life at Kalalau Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hanalei Beach, and tee off at Princeville Golf Club - Prince Course.

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Newark to Princeville is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Hawaii Standard Time, which is usually a -5 hour difference. When traveling from Newark in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Princeville, with highs around 84°F, while nights are much warmer with lows around 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Poipu.

Things to do in Princeville

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Hanalei, Kauai, Kilauea, Kapaa, Waimea Canyon State Park
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Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park
Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Hanalei Beach ©
Hanalei Beach

5
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. Venture out of the city with trips to Kayaking & Canoeing (in Kapaa), Wailua Falls (in Lihue) and Lydgate State Park (in Wailua). There's still lots to do: stroll around Poipu Beach Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Kalapaki Beach, take in the dramatic natural features at Spouting Horn, and take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Poipu trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Princeville to Poipu by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Poipu are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Poipu

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Lihue, Kauai, Swinging Bridge, Lydgate State Park, Kayaking & Canoeing
Highlights from your plan
Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park
Spouting Horn ©
Spouting Horn
Helicopter Tours

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