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Kauai Family Vacation Must See Spots

[fa icon="calendar"] May 25, 2013 11:53:00 AM / by Sally Black

Sally Black

Kauai Family Vacation

Kauai offers families a vacation full of adventure. The moment your plane lands you'll be off exploring all the beauty and wonders this Hawaiian Island offers.

Kauai is perfect for active families you are looking for an exotic vacation locale surrounded by all the comforts of home. If your family enjoys hiking, biking and zip lines admidst breath taking scenery the Kauai is nirvana.

Whether your family is staying in Poipu or Princeville be sure to rent a car so that you can get our an explore. This is what a family vacation on Kauai is all about. Some of the most beautiful scenery in the Hawaiian islands can be found less than an hour drive from Lihue airport and the popular family resort areas.

Anytime of year is a good time to visit Kauai with average yearly temperatures ranging between 84 and 69 degrees. Ocean temperatures are also perfect ranging from 71 to 81 degrees. Trade winds keep things comfortable year-round.

Waimea is an enchanting town that shouldn't be missed. Waimea Canyon State Park is the Grand Canyon of the Pacific with vibrant red cliffs reaching over 3000 feet into the sky surounded by rich green foliage. In contrast is the Kokee Forest State Park and the Kalalau Lookout which offers breathtaking panoramic view of the 17 mile long Napali coast. End your day relaxing on Waimea beach or pier watching spectacular sunsets. Actually you find over 50 miles of beautiful beaches to enjoy.

Check out this video for a bit more inspiration...


Our Vacationkids staff have visited Kauai and know first hand how to help you arrange the perfect family adventure tour of the island. We can create itineraries including hiking to helicopters to visits to popular film locations across the island. We know your entire family will enjoy a family adventure that is both exotic and familiar...Kauai!      

Topics: Family Vacation Destinations

Sally Black

Written by Sally Black

Sally is the Founder of Travel Agency and author of the book "Fearless Family Vacations". She is also the Director of Travel Agent Initiatives and Training at The Family Travel Association.

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