8 days in Kauai Itinerary

8 days in Kauai Itinerary

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8 days in Kauai Itinerary

Start: San Diego
Fly:  7​h 45​min
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Lihue
— 7 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: San Diego

7
nights
Lihue

Lihue or LÄ«hue is an unincorporated census-designated place (CDP) and the county seat of Kauai County, Hawaii. Get out of town with these interesting Lihue side-trips: Na Pali Coast State Park (in Wainiha), Hanalei (Hanalei Beach & Hanalei Valley Lookout) and Waimea Canyon State Park (in Waimea). There's lots more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, explore the striking landscape at Spouting Horn, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and kick back and relax at Tunnels Beach.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Lihue trip itinerary builder site .

San Diego to Lihue is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from San Diego to Lihue is minus 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from San Diego in May; daily highs in Lihue reach 82°F and lows reach 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Lihue

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Kauai, Kapaa, Poipu, Hanalei, Na Pali Coast State Park
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Helicopter Tours
Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park
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Wailua Falls

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