The oldest and northernmost island in the Hawaiian chain is draped in emerald valleys, sharp mountain spires, tropical rain forests, forking rivers, cascading waterfalls and jagged cliffs, aged by time and the elements.
Kauai's dramatic North Shore is an enchanting setting full of rugged mountains, lush taro fields, heavenly white beaches and spectacular natural sea cliffs. You’ll be amazed at how much ancient beauty can be found in just one area of Kauai.
Kauai's East Side is sometimes referred to as the Coconut Coast for the groves of coconut palms that grow in its resort areas. Among the clusters of coconut trees you’ll find historic places, amazing beaches and memorable attractions.
Lihue is the government and commercial center of the island as well as a cultural and historical area. Lihue has a variety of beaches and natural wonders to explore. The Lihue area also has numerous historical spots and your gateway to adventure on Kauai.
The sunny South Shore of Kauai is home to historic Old Koloa Town, this is an area rich in historic attractions. Historic and picturesque, the Koloa district spans from Old Koloa Town to Kauai’s beautiful South Shore in Poipu.