When whaling was king, dozens of ships anchored here to trade for provisions. Now Koloa Landing is a great place for Kauai snorkeling and scuba diving.
Kauai ActivitiesThere are many Kauai activities to enjoy and unique places to explore on your Kauai vacation. See our exclusive discounts every month for things to do on Kauai. Past promotions have included Kauai helicopter tours, Na Pali boat excursions and island style luau.
A short distance from our South Shore Kauai vacation rentals and Poipu Resorts is the historic and enchanting community of Old Koloa Town. Our Kauai video captures much of its mid-1800’s charm with Western style buildings that date back to the sugar plantation era.
The best Kauai golf deal has the richest ocean views for under ten dollars. Just a 15 minute drive from our Poipu vacation rentals, Kukuiolono is an island favorite and Kauai’s second oldest course. The local name for this decent mid-length, nine hole public course, is “Kooks.” I like its laid back atmosphere and no scheduled […]
Japanese immigrants built 88 miniature shrines here over 100 years ago. It is now one of the oldest Buddhist temple sites in the USA.
More than a nature preserve, Limahuli Garden is a fascinating step back in time. The ancient lava rock terraces where taro still thrives, were built over 700 years ago by the Polynesians. Chosen the best natural botanical garden in the United States in 1997, this Kauai treasure continues to educate all of us in Hawaiian culture.
Kauai has been part of the movies for over 80 years. Carry this list of filming locations with you on your Kauai vacation. These areas can easily be reached by car or tour.
How many of these have you tried? One of the pleasures of a Kauai vacation is sampling tropical fruits during your stay.
Our Kauai vacation rental guests always give high marks to Luau Kalamaku. It continues to be one of the most popular Hawaii luau celebrations on island. This Kauai event held twice weekly at the historic Kilohana Estate offers the ultimate Hawaii party. It’s also a great time to celebrate special occasions like birthdays, anniversaries and […]
As the last accessible, undeveloped coastline on the south shore of Kauai, Maha`ulepu still remains a quiet and unique refuge. Kauai residents and their families come here to relax, picnic, hike, fish, dive, surf and windsurf and to observe the sea life along the coast. Visitors say that the area – pristine, inspiring and still […]
I recently hiked the Mahaulepu Heritage Trail, along Kauai’s southern coastline, from Keoneloa Bay to Kawailoa Bay. This three mile trail has many geological and cultural sites for our Kauai vacation rental guests to explore. It’s an incredible place to spend the day walking, relaxing, observing, listening and discovering all that this Kauai beach has […]
Our guide to Princeville golf features the latest on America’s best golf courses. Stay nearby at our Kauai vacation rentals and play the Makai Golf Course with its spectacular coastline views.
These gentle fish are a sight to behold on your Kauai vacation. JP Parrish was paddle boarding recently near Poipu Beach and filmed his encounter with three manta rays.