Sights & Attractions in Kauai


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Name Category Location
Alekoko (Menehune) Fishpond
No one knows just who built this intricate...
Archaeological Sites, Bodies of Water East Side (Coconut Coast) Kauai
Fern Grotto
The Fern Grotto has a long history on Kauai. For...
Geological Sites East Side (Coconut Coast) Kauai
Fort Elisabeth
The ruins of this stone fort, built in 1816 by an...
Archaeological Sites West Side Kauai
Grove Farm Homestead
Guided tours of this carefully restored 80-acre...
Museums / Galleries, Farms East Side (Coconut Coast) Kauai
Hanalei Pier
Built in 1892, the historic Hanalei Pier is a...
Marinas / Piers North Shore Kauai
Hanalei Valley Overlook
Dramatic mountains and a patchwork of neat taro...
Viewpoints North Shore Kauai
Hanapepe Swinging Bridge
This bridge may not be the biggest adventure on...
Bridges / Tunnels West Side Kauai
Hanapepe Valley and Canyon Lookout
This dramatic divide and fertile river valley...
Viewpoints West Side Kauai
Hanapepe Walking Tour
This 1½ mi self-guided walking tour takes you...
Tours West Side Kauai
Hoopulapula Haraguchi Rice Mill
Rice grew in the taro fields of Hanalei Valley...
Farms North Shore Kauai
Kalalau Lookout
At the end of the road, high above Waimea Canyon,...
Viewpoints West Side Kauai
Kamokila Hawaiian Village
The village is dramatically ensconced at the...
Towns East Side (Coconut Coast) Kauai
Kauai Coffee Visitor Center and Museum
Two restored camp houses, dating from the days...
Museums / Galleries, Industrial Sites West Side Kauai
Kauai Museum
Maintaining a stately presence on Rice Street,...
Museums / Galleries East Side (Coconut Coast) Kauai
Keahua Forestry Arboretum
Tree-lined and grassy, this is a perfect spot...
Gardens / Arboretums East Side (Coconut Coast) Kauai
Kealia Scenic Viewpoint
This ocean overlook is perfect for spotting...
Viewpoints East Side (Coconut Coast) Kauai
Kee Beach State Park
This stunning, and often extremely overcrowded...
Beaches North Shore Kauai
Kilohana Plantation
This estate dates back to 1850, shortly after the...
Museums / Galleries, Farms East Side (Coconut Coast) Kauai
Kokee State Park
This 4,345-acre wilderness park is 4,000 feet...
Parks West Side Kauai
Kukuiolono Park
Translated as "Light of the God Lono," Kukuiolono...
Parks West Side Kauai
Limahuli Garden
Narrow Limahuli Valley, with its fluted mountain...
Gardens / Arboretums North Shore Kauai
Maniniholo Dry Cave
Kauai's north shore caves echo an enchanting,...
Cave North Shore Kauai
Opaekaa Falls
The mighty Wailua River produces many dramatic...
Bodies of Water East Side (Coconut Coast) Kauai
Poliahu Heiau
Storyboards near this ancient heiau (sacred site)...
Religious Sites, Archaeological Sites East Side (Coconut Coast) Kauai
Sleeping Giant
Although its true name is Nounou, this landmark...
Viewpoints East Side (Coconut Coast) Kauai
Smith's Tropical Paradise
Nestled next to Wailua Marina along the mighty...
Gardens / Arboretums East Side (Coconut Coast) Kauai
Spalding Monument
The Colonel Zephaniah Spalding monument...
Viewpoints East Side (Coconut Coast) Kauai
Steelgrass Chocolate Farm
Hawaii is the only state in the country where...
Farms East Side (Coconut Coast) Kauai
Waikapalae and Waikanaloa Wet Caves
These wet caves are smaller (and wetter) than...
Cave North Shore Kauai
Wailua Falls
You may recognize this impressive cascade from...
Bodies of Water East Side (Coconut Coast) Kauai
Waioli Huiia Church
Designated a National Historic Landmark, this...
Religious Sites North Shore Kauai
Waioli Mission House
This 1837 home was built by missionaries William...
Museums / Galleries, Architectural Sites North Shore Kauai
West Kauai Technology & Visitor Center
Cultural information and local exhibits highlight...
Information Centers West Side Kauai


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