44 days in Kauai Itinerary

44 days in Kauai Itinerary

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44 days in Kauai Itinerary

Start: Doha
Fly + Drive:  31​h
1
Hanalei
— 13 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Waimea
— 13 nights
Drive:  45​min
3
Poipu
— 14 nights
Drive + Fly:  30​h
End: Doha

13
nights
Hanalei

Hanalei ©
Hanalei is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauai County, Hawaii, United States. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Hanalei Beach and Hanalei Bay. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge and Waioli Mission House. Explore Hanalei's surroundings by going to Kapaa (Kauai Path, Photography Tours, & more) and Anahola Beach Park (in Anahola). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Kalalau Lookout, hike along Kalalau Trail, enjoy the sand and surf at Tunnels Beach, and admire the natural beauty at Na Aina Kai Botanical Gardens.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Hanalei online route planner .

Doha, Qatar to Hanalei is an approximately 31-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Arabia Standard Time (AST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST) is minus 13 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Doha in September; daily highs in Hanalei reach 35°C and lows reach 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Waimea.

Things to do in Hanalei

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kauai, Kilauea, Kapaa, Princeville, Na Pali Coast State Park
Highlights from your plan
Hanalei Beach ©
Hanalei Beach
Tunnels Beach ©
Tunnels Beach
Anini Beach ©
Anini Beach

13
nights
Waimea

Waimea ©
Relax by the water at Poipu Beach Park and Anahola Beach Park. Kilohana and Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Poipu (Spouting Horn, Allerton Garden, & more), Lihue (Kalapaki Beach, Helicopter Tours, & more) and Kapaa (The Kauai Store, Kayaking & Canoeing, & more).

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Waimea trip itinerary builder site .

Drive from Hanalei to Waimea in 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can drive to Poipu.

Things to do in Waimea

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lihue, Poipu, Kapaa, Hanapepe, Hanalei
Highlights from your plan
Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park
Hanalei Beach ©
Hanalei Beach
Shipwreck Beach ©
Shipwreck Beach

14
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. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Poipu Beach Park and Shipwreck Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Kilohana and Lawai International Center. Venture out of the city with trips to Wailua Falls (in Lihue) and Wailua (Lydgate State Park, Kamokila Hawaiian Vllage, & more). The adventure continues: take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, take in nature's colorful creations at Allerton Garden, stroll through Kalapaki Beach, and take in the dramatic natural features at Makawehi Bluff.

Make your Poipu itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Waimea to Poipu takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in September, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Poipu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lihue, Koloa, Kalaheo, Wailua, Kauai
Highlights from your plan
Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park
Shipwreck Beach ©
Shipwreck Beach
Kalapaki Beach ©
Kalapaki Beach

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