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First time in Kauai? 12 things you can't miss!
Kauai's breathtaking landscapes were meant to be explored, not just admired from afar. Our top 12 list will take you along the towering cliff faces of the Na Pali coast, through the majestic formations of Waimea Canyon, tubing down old canals, riding through expansive ranch lands and off to visit countless sites used in famous TV and film productions. With relaxing tropical hideaways, like Fern Grotto, and high-adventure activities, like ziplining, the Garden Isle has something for everyone.
12Activities
  1. Celebrate the Hawaiian tradition with Smith's Family Tropical Paradise Luau in Wailua, featuring a buffet feast and live hula dancing performances.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided
    Accessible

    USD98.00

    Weekday
    4.5 - 5.5 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  2. Mountain Tubing Adventure Tour
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    Put on a headlamp and jump in a tube to float down the flumes and tunnels of the Old Lihue Sugar Plantation in Kauai's top attraction for kids & families.
    Meal Provided

    From USD99.42

    10%
    OFF
    Early Booking
    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. Have a moving and memorable experience soaring high above the Na Pali Coast, Waimea Canyon and other top Kauai attractions on a world-class helicopter flight.
    Pick-up Provided
    Accessible

    From USD216.97

    12%
    OFF
    Early Booking
    Daily
    2 - 2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  4. Visit Kauai's gorgeous Na Pali coast, then cruise to the Forbidden Isle to snorkel the coast at the Lehua atoll in this adventure-filled all-day ocean trip!
    Meal Provided

    From USD213.34

    7%
    OFF
    Daily
    7.5 - 8.5 hour(s) (morning)
  5. Take a guided tour of the secret waterfall Uluwehi, paddle on the Wailua River and hike through native, tropical flora and fauna of Kauai, the Garden Isle.
    Meal Provided

    USD88.54

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    5 - 6 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  6. Cruise with Capt. Andy's along the Na Pali's coastal cliffs and enjoy a delicious dinner & cocktails while the sun disappears amid the timeless beauty of Kauai.
    Meal Provided

    From USD126.94

    Daily
    5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  7. A 3-hour off-road adventure exploring magnificent tropical forests, vistas, winding rivers, valleys, and panoramic views from mountain tops!
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    From USD92.71

    34%
    OFF
    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  8. Visit famous Hollywood filming locations on Kauai that have been featured in a number of cinematic blockbusters including Jurassic Park and The Descendants.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD106.97

    15%
    OFF
    Mon, Wed, Sat
    7 - 7.5 hour(s) (morning)
  9. Princeville Ranch Zipline Adventures
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    Zip over Kauai's breathtaking valleys and streams. Book the Zip'n'Dip to fly down 9 ziplines before diving into a hidden pool fed by a refreshing waterfall!
    Meal Provided

    From USD123.96

    Daily
    2.5 - 4.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  10. Go beyond snorkeling: snuba dive from Lawai Beach in Poipu! Enjoy more time and depth below the surface to explore Hawaiian reefs and marine life.

    USD78.12

    Weekday
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  11. Enjoy a great island sightseeing tour & see Kauai's top attractions! Visit Waimea Canyon lookout & cruise the Wailua River on a boat ride to Fern Grotto.
    Pick-up Provided
    Accessible

    From USD94.65

    15%
    OFF
    Daily
    9.5 - 12 hour(s) (morning)
  12. Ride horseback beneath the Hanalei Mountains, hike at a leisurely pace to an 80-foot waterfall and have a refreshing swim in a secluded natural pool!
    Meal Provided

    USD155.21

    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
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