8 days in Kauai Itinerary

8 days in Kauai Itinerary

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8 days in Kauai Itinerary

Start: Ontario
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h
1
Wainiha
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Poipu
— 5 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h 15​min
End: Ontario

2
nights
Wainiha

Wainiha ©
Keep things going the next day: get great views at Hanalei Valley Lookout, enjoy the sand and surf at Hanalei Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Tunnels Beach.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Wainiha trip planner .

Ontario to Wainiha is an approximately 10-hour flight. Traveling from Ontario to Wainiha, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much warmer evenings in Wainiha when traveling from Ontario in November, with lows around 71°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Poipu.

Things to do in Wainiha

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Hanalei, Kauai
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Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Hanalei Beach ©
Hanalei Beach
Tunnels Beach ©
Tunnels Beach

5
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. Get out of town with these interesting Poipu side-trips: Kapaa (Kayaking & Canoeing & Photography Tours), Wailua Falls (in Lihue) and Waimea (Aunty Liliko'i & Waimea Canyon State Park). Next up on the itinerary: see the world from above with a helicopter tour, explore the striking landscape at Spouting Horn, relax in the rural setting at Kauai Coffee Company, and take in the dramatic scenery at Opaekaa Falls.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Poipu travel tool .

Explore your travel options from Wainiha to Poipu with the Route module. In November, daytime highs in Poipu are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Poipu

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Kapaa, Waimea, Lihue, Opaekaa Falls, Kauai Coffee Company
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Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park
Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park
Spouting Horn ©
Spouting Horn

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