5 days in Kauai Itinerary

5 days in Kauai Itinerary

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5 days in Kauai Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  8​h
1
Poipu
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Kilauea
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Los Angeles

1
night
Poipu

Poipu ©
Poipū is a census-designated place in Kauai County on the southern side of the island of Kauai in the U.S. On the 4th (Mon), kick back and relax at Shipwreck Beach.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Poipu driving holiday planning tool .

Los Angeles to Poipu is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Poipu. Traveling from Los Angeles in March, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Poipu, with lows around 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can go by car to Kilauea.

Things to do in Poipu

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Hawaiian Trading Post
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Shipwreck Beach ©
Shipwreck Beach
Allerton Garden ©
Allerton Garden
Hawaiian Trading Post ©
Hawaiian Trading Post

3
nights
Kilauea

Kilauea ©
Kilauea is a small town on the northeastern shore of Kauai, one of the eight islands that make up the state of Hawaii. Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): stroll through Tunnels Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ke'e Beach, then view the masterpieces at 7 Artists Gallery, and finally cruise along Hanalei Valley Lookout. On the 7th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Pali Ke Kua Beach (Hideaway s Beach), then stop by Hanalei Farmer’s Market, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Anini Beach.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kilauea driving holiday planner .

Getting from Poipu to Kilauea by car takes about 1.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kilauea

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Hanalei, Kauai, Pali Ke Kua Beach (Hideaway s Beach), Ke'e Beach
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Ke'e Beach ©
Ke'e Beach
Pali Ke Kua Beach (Hideaway s Beach) ©
Tunnels Beach ©
Tunnels Beach

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