6 days in Kauai Itinerary

6 days in Kauai Itinerary

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6 days in Kauai Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  7​h 15​min
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Lihue
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: San Francisco

5
nights
Lihue

Lihue ©
Lihue or Līhue is an unincorporated census-designated place (CDP) and the county seat of Kauai County, Hawaii. Visiting Wailua Falls and Waimea Canyon State Park will get you outdoors. Kids will enjoy Poipu Beach Park and Shipwreck Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Lihue side-trips: Hanalei Beach (in Hanalei) and Na Pali Coast State Park (in Wainiha). Next up on the itinerary: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, hike along Kalalau Trail, kick back and relax at Tunnels Beach, and take in the dramatic scenery at Opaekaa Falls.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Lihue itinerary maker tool .

San Francisco to Lihue is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from San Francisco to Lihue, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in June, things will get a bit warmer in Lihue: highs are around 83°F and lows about 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lihue

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Kauai, Poipu, Kayaking & Canoeing, Na Pali Coast State Park, Hanalei Beach
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Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park

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