Aug 092018

Достопримечательности острова Кауаи, Гаваи, США (Kauai, Hawaii, USA)

North-West: Северо-Запад гавайского острова Кауаи и его достопримечательности

  1. Koke’e State Park
    • Koke’e Nu’alolo Trail
    • Awaawapuhi Trail
    • Broadwalk (пешеходная дорожка) через Alaka’i Swamp на самой вершине парка
  2. Kalalau trail
    • Hanakapi’ai Beach c пещерой hanakapiai beach cave, совокупная длина пути 4 мили в обе стороны
    • Hanakāpī‘ai Falls: водопад в 300 ft высотой
    • Kalalau Valley
  3. Kalalau Lookout (a must see)
  4. Pu’u O Kila Lookou (a must see)
  5. Pihea Trail
    • Pihea Vista junction, Hanapepe, HI
  6. Honopu Valley
    • Honopu Ridge Trailhed
  7. Polihale State Park (a must see)
  8. Nualolo Kai State Park+reef+nualolo cliffs trail
  9. National Tropical Botanical Garden
  10. Waimea Valley (a must see) + Waimea Canyon State Park
    • Waimea Canyon Lookout
    • HWY 550

North: Север гавайского острова Кауаи и его достопримечательности

  1. Limahuli Garden
  2. Maniniholo Dry Cave (a must see)
  3. Ke’e Beach (a must see)
  4. Wet Cave/Blue Room (a must see)
  5. Pali Ke Kua Beach(Hideaway s Beach)
  6. Tunnels (Makua) Beach – Snorkeling in summer (a must see)
  7. Hanalei Bay (a must see)
    • Black Pot Beach
    • Hanalei Pier – family friendly, lifeguards
    • Hawaii Sand Festival & Sand Castle/Sculpture Contest
    • Hanalei Beach Park
    • Hanalei Pavilion Beach Park
    • Waioli (Pine Trees) Beach Park  – surf, active
  8. Waikokos Beach+Reef
  9. Okolehao hiking trailhead, Ohiki Road, Princeville, HI
  10. Hanalei National Wildlife Refuge
  11. Hanalei Valley Lookout

North-East: Северо-Восток гавайского острова Кауаи и его достопримечательности

  1. Larsen’s Beach – snorkeling and water calm only in summer, vicious current westward along the beach and out through a channel in the reef
  2. Moloa’a Beach
    • North – shallow protected swimming area good for kids
    • South – more sand
  3. Anahola Beach Park (a must see)
    • Pines and palms, excellent swimming, sandy bay with a sheltered cove on the south end, north – surf
    • South – turn off kuhio highway onto Kuhuihale Rd at mile marker 13, drive a mile down -> turn onto the dirt beach rd
    • North – Aliomanu Rd at mile marker 14 and park in the sandy lot
  4. Papa’a Bay Beach (a must see)
  5. ‘Aliomanu Beach
    • North End: Aliomanu Rd -> Kalalea View Dr for 0.5 mi -> stop at beach access sign
  6. Keālia Beach
    • Local surfers, boogie boarders & sunbathers frequent this beach with picnic pavilions & bathrooms.
  7. Kahili (Rock Quarry) Beach
  8. Kauapea (Secrets) Beach + Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge + Kīlauea Lighthouse
  9. Nounou Mountain “Sleeping Giant”
    • East Trail – turn up mauka onto Halelilio Road off of Kuhio Highway (Hwy 56). The parking area for the trailhead is paved and well marked. It is located on the east side of Halelilo Road. The mountain is commonly referred to as “Sleeping Giant”. The Nounou Trail-East is a 1.75 mile hike one way. This is a very clearly marked trail that climbs 1,000 feet above sea level and treats hikers to gorgeous views of the coastal areas of Kapa’a, Makahela Mountain, and Mt. Wai’ale’ale.
    • West Trail (1.5 mile one way) – forest trail
    • South on the Kuamo’o-Nounou Trail (2 mi) – forest trail
  10. Kauai Hindu Monastery, Kaholalele Road, Kapaa, HI
    • Можно попасть на ритуалы, в сам монастырь доступ только с экскурсией
  11. Keahua Arboretum (a must see) для радужных эвкалиптов
    • Use this address to find the Rainbow Trees: 7457–7485 Kuamoo Rd Kapaa HI 96746 Just keep driving Kuamo’o Road all the way to the end.
    • Freshwater stream and pools with leptospira bacteria
  12. Kuilau Ridge Trailhead, State Highway 580, Kapaa, HI (a must see)
    • Mile-long hike, very green
  13. Wailua River State Park, Hawaii
    • Wailua falls, 80 ft (a must see)
    • Waterview kayaking tour to view several ancient heiau (temples) and a hidden waterfall by foot
    • Hikinaakala Heiau (Rising of the Sun Temple)
    • Hauola Pu’uhonua (the place of refuge of the dew of life)
    • Holoholoku Heiau – quartermile up Kuamo’o Rd on the left
  14. Lydgate (Beach) State Park (a must see)
    • snorkel, 2 good playgrounds, showers, lifeguards, pavilions, picnic tables, 2 pools are protected by the break waters
  15. Kapaa Beach Park
    • Northern end – grassy field, picnic tables and a public swimming pool
    • South end – Lihi Beach, sand
    • Further south – Fuji Beach/ Baby beach – (a must see)для семей с детьми, protected by reef, good for toddlers
  16. Ke Ala Hale Makalae Path, 5 mi between Kapa’a Beach Park and Paliku (Donkey) Beach
  17. Opaeka’a Falls Lookout – 150 ft high, roadside stop (a must see)
  18. Kamokila Hawaiian Village Inc, Kuamoo Road, Kapaa, HI – 4-acre site with reproduction of traditional hawaiian structures (a must see)
  19. Waialeale Blue Hole
    • Take Kuamo’o rd to Keahua Arboretum, park in the lot and hike.
    • Head left onto Wailua Forest Management rd for 1.5 mi
    • You’ll reach a junction, turn right (gate blocks left), go for 2 mi
    • You’ll reach yellow gate for cars, foot traffic ok, go 0.75 mi
    • Arrive at the stream

South: Юг гавайского острова Кауаи и его достопримечательности

  1. Makauwahi Cave Trail (a must see)
    • Hawaii`s largest limestone cave, the richest fossil site in the islands, and a uniquely preserved archaeological site. Unusual chemistry preserves almost everything that fell in there over the last 10,000 years or more
  2. Maha’ulepu Heritage Trail
    • Coastline, coves, snorkeling reefs, sea cliffs, ends with Makauwahi Sinkhole, where you enter the Land of the Lost
  3. Hawaii National Botanic Garden (a must see)
    • Allerton Garden, Lawai Road, Koloa, HI – Botanic garden with guided tours
    • McBride Garden – self-guided & guided tours
  4. Spouting Horn Park (a must see)
    • blowhole spouting water high in the air accompanied by a moaning sound
  5. HWY550 views
  6. Maluhia Road/ Tunnel Of Trees/ HWY 520 (a must see)
  7. Hanalei Plantation Rd

South-East: Юго-Восток гавайского острова Кауаи и его достопримечательности

  1. Ninini Beach+ ninini point+lighthouse
  2. Running waters beach – (a must see) для bodyboarding
  3. Kalapaki Beach, Lihue, HI
    • Behind Mariott, cousin of Waikiki, Beach on a cove in front of the Kauai Marriott Resort popular for swimming, surfing & volleyball. Facilities. East side – calmer waters, west side – surf, no snorkeling
  4. Luau Kalamaku, Kaumualii Highway, Lihue, HI
  5. Russian Fort Elizabeth State Historical Park


  1. Ke’e Beach
  2. Lydgate Beach
  3. Poipu Beach Snorkeling
  4. Tunnels (Makua) Beach Snorkeling
  5. Anini Beach Snorkeling

Еще достопримечательности

  1. Sugar Cane Canal/ irrigation river tubing
  2. Queen’s Bath Tide Pool, Kauai
  3. Glass beach
  4. Two Headed Turtle Cave , Kauai, Hawaii

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