Your first time to Hawaii is magical. But which is the best island to visit and how long should you go for? Our guide can help. We offer crazy useful tips for Hawaii first-timers.
Wondering what to do in Hawaii? Check out these fabulous attractions and activities – from snorkeling with sea turtles in Maui to visiting the serene Byodo-In Temple in Oahu.
Hawai’s lush “garden isle” is a natural spot for several beautiful botanical gardens. Each is unique, from the whimsical Allerton and McBryde Gardens to the life-size bronze sculptures at Na Aina Kai and Limahuli’s lava rock terraces.
You can mail a coconut from Molokai. Gambling is illegal. And there’s a forbidden island! These are just some of the intriguing Hawaii facts you’ll want to know before your trip.
Kauai has blossomed big time! So what are the best things to do in Kauai today? Paddle the Wailua River, take a hike, go tubing, visit the Kilohana Plantation, experience a thrilling helicopter tour and more!
Maui vs Kauai: Which is better? Maui is more sophisticated, with better beaches. Kauai has Jurassic Park scenery and is perfect for adventure-loving travelers. But they’re both Hawaiian island paradises.
What are the best swimming beaches in Kauai? We love Kiahuna and Poipu Beaches in winter. Hanalei is idyllic in summer. Lydgate is generally safe year-round for families. See our guide to the best Kauai beaches for swimming!
Where to bunk down on the garden island of Kauai? Check out these 10 top resorts, from a boutique adult getaway and grand 5-star resort to charming beach cottages and condos.