9 days in Kauai Itinerary

9 days in Kauai Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Poipu
— 3 nights
2
Hanalei
— 5 nights

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. Visiting Poipu Beach Park and Kalapaki Beach will get you outdoors. Get a sense of the local culture at Kauai Museum and St. Raphael Church. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Shipwreck Beach, contemplate the long history of Kilohana, take in the exciting artwork at Tabora Gallery, and stroll around Prince Kuhio Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Poipu trip itinerary builder app.

Portland to Poipu is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Traveling from Portland to Poipu, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Portland in April, you will find days in Poipu are somewhat warmer (°F), and nights are much warmer (°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to drive to Hanalei.

Things to do in Poipu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lihue, Scuba & Snorkeling, Swinging Bridge, St. Raphael Church
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Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park
Scuba & Snorkeling
Spouting Horn ©
Spouting Horn

5
nights
Hanalei

Hanalei ©
Hanalei is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauai County, Hawaii, United States. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Christ Memorial Episcopal Church and Waioli Mission House. Get outdoors at Waimea Canyon State Park and Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Hanalei Beach, hike along Kalalau Trail, stop by Ching Young Village Shopping Center, and take a memorable drive along Hanalei Valley Lookout.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Hanalei trip app.

Traveling by car from Poipu to Hanalei takes 1.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Hanalei are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. On the 28th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Hanalei

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Kauai, Waimea Canyon State Park, Na Pali Coast State Park, Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge
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Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park
Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Hanalei Beach ©
Hanalei Beach

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