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Top 16 Extraordinary Places to Visit in Kauai

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Top 16 Extraordinary Places to Visit in Kauai

Introduction - Whether you're heading to Kauai for the beach life, waterfall hikes, or small-town vibes, this list of Kauai places to...

 
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Opaekaa Falls

Place to visit 1 - Opeakaa Falls is a massive 40-foot wide, 150-foot falls that can be seen from an overlook on Kuamoo Road. The...

 
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Allerton and McBryde Gardens

Place to visit 2 - Where the Kilauea refuge is primarily for Kauai's fauna, much of the island's flora is protected through the conservation efforts...

 
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Koloa Heritage Trail

Place to visit 3 - The Koloa Heritage Trail is a 14-stop, 10-mile trail that honors the history, environment, and people of the South Shore...

 
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Na Pali Coast State Wilderness Park

Place to visit 4 - In northwest Kauai, Na Pali Coast State Park stretches for fifteen miles and is one of the world's most beautiful...

 
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Hanapepe Swinging Bridge

Place to visit 5 - The swinging pedestrian bridge in the town of Hanapepe is a popular destination near the south shore of Kauai. The...

 
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Waimea Canyon State Park

Place to visit 6 - Often called "The Grand Canyon of the Pacific," Waimea Canyon is one of the most famous landmarks in North America...

 
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Kilauea Point Lighthouse

Place to visit 7 - The Kilauea Lighthouse is found in northeast Kauai and stands upon 180-foot cliffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Visitors can climb...

 
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Wailua Falls

Place to visit 8 - Wailua Falls is certainly one of the must-see places in Kauai, and fans of TV's "Fantasy Island" will recognize its...

 
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Fern Grotto

Place to visit 9 - About two miles up the Wailua River and only accessible by boat, the Fern Grotto is an impressively lush cave...

 
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Alekoko Fishpond

Place to visit 10 - According to legend, the Alekoko Fishpond, also known as the Menehune Fishpond, was created by a race of little people...

 

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