17 days in Kauai & Maui Itinerary

17 days in Kauai & Maui Itinerary

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Poipu
— 6 nights
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Haleakala National Park
— 2 nights
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Lahaina
— 8 nights

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Poipu

Poipū is a census-designated place in Kauai County on the southern side of the island of Kauai in the U.S. Get out of town with these interesting Poipu side-trips: Hanalei Beach (in Hanalei), Waimea (Waimea Canyon State Park & Polihale State Park) and Photography Tours (in Kapaa). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Poipu Beach Park, get interesting insight from Kipu Ranch Adventures, contemplate the long history of Kilohana, and explore the striking landscape at Spouting Horn.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Poipu travel route planner.

Detroit to Poipu is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from Detroit to Poipu, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Detroit in December; daily highs in Poipu reach 79°F and lows reach 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Haleakala National Park.

Things to do in Poipu

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

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Zipline
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Haleakala National Park

Haleakala National Park ©

A Rare and Sacred Landscape

Haleakala National Park offers visitors the rare opportunity to walk down into the intact crater of a volcano.
On the 20th (Sun), take a memorable drive along Hana Highway - Road to Hana. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Haleakala Crater, then pause for some serene contemplation at Huialoha Church, then explore by horseback at Pipiwai Trail, and finally don't miss a visit to Charles Lindbergh's Grave.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Haleakala National Park tour itinerary maker app.

Getting from Poipu to Haleakala National Park by flight takes about 3.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to Lahaina.

Things to do in Haleakala National Park

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Haleakala Crater
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Lahaina

Lahaina ©

Crown Jewel of Maui

Once the booming capital of the Hawaiian Kingdom, the tropical paradise of Lahaina still remains one of Maui's top vacation attractions, providing both culture and recreation.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lahaina: Iao Valley (in Wailuku), Makawao (Ho'omana Spa Maui & Maui Pineapple Tours) and Wailea (Wailea Beach, Makena Beach, &more). Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Lahaina Banyan Court, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, enjoy the sand and surf at Ka'anapali Beach, and experience rural life at Punakea Palms.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Lahaina online journey planner.

Traveling by bus from Haleakala National Park to Lahaina takes 2 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lahaina

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

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Ka'anapali Beach
4.6

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