7 days in Kauai Itinerary

7 days in Kauai Itinerary

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7 days in Kauai Itinerary

Start: Houston
Fly + Drive:  15​h 30​min
1
Wainiha
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Poipu
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Houston

1
night
Wainiha

Wainiha ©
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): admire all the interesting features of Hanalei Valley Lookout, take in nature's colorful creations at Na Aina Kai Botanical Gardens, and then kick back and relax at Hanalei Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Limahuli Garden and Preserve and then immerse yourself in nature at Na Pali Coast State Park.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Wainiha trip planner .

Houston to Wainiha is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Hawaii Standard Time, which is usually a -4 hour difference. Traveling from Houston in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Wainiha, with lows around 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Poipu.

Things to do in Wainiha

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Hanalei, Na Aina Kai Botanical Gardens
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Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Hanalei Beach ©
Hanalei Beach
Na Aina Kai Botanical Gardens ©
Na Aina Kai Botanical Gardens

3
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. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Poipu: Kayaking & Canoeing (in Kapaa) and Waimea Canyon State Park (in Waimea). There's lots more to do: take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, kick back and relax at Poipu Beach Park, take in the dramatic natural features at Spouting Horn, and look for gifts at Taro Ko Factory.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Poipu vacation planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Wainiha to Poipu. In October in Poipu, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 74°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Poipu

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Taro Ko Factory, Kayaking & Canoeing, Helicopter Tours, Waimea Canyon State Park
Highlights from your plan
Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park
Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park
Spouting Horn ©
Spouting Horn

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