Kauai Vacation Planner

The Kauai Palms Hotel provides this Kauai Vacation Planner as a resource for you to plan a memorable Kauai vacation.  After settling into your room at the Kauai Palms Hotel the only difficulty may be what to experience first!   When you stay at the Kauai Palms Hotel you are conveniently located at mid-point between the North and West sides of the Island of Kauai .  Since the Kauai Palms Hotel is within walking distance to dining, shopping, scenic attractions and things to do, we provide plenty of tips on what you can do in the Lihue area as well.   Aloha and enjoy….

Waimea Canyon

Waimea Canyon

The Waimea Canyon – Koke’e State Park Travel up the Waimea Canyon to Koke’e State Park and visit Koke’e Natural History Museum where you will find a display of flora, fauna, natural history of the area and collections of shells […]
Activities & Adventures

Activities & Adventures

Below are some recommends for things to do on Kauai.  Click the activity to visit the tour operators website. Best of Kauai Tour Explore the best of Kauai in comfort with professional and entertaining guides. NaPali Explorer NaPali Coast sight-seeing […]
Botanical Gardens

Botanical Gardens

National Tropical Botanical Gardens – Allerton Allerton Garden (Lāwa`i Kai) lies between the Pacific Ocean and the McBryde Garden in the Lāwa`i Valley, on the south shore of the Hawaiian Island of Kaua`i. It is a garden paradise, transformed through […]
Kauai Hiking

Kauai Hiking

Kauai Hiking Tips: Always tell someone where you are hiking, when you plan to hike and when you will be returning Never hike alone Get information about the trail and learn your route before you start Know your level of […]
Kauai Golf

Kauai Golf

From Princeville to Poipu, Kauai is home to some of the world’s best golf.  Visitors can play beautiful resort courses or affordable independent courses, where the rough is lined with lava rocks while mountain ranges and seascapes frame the greens.  […]
Kauai’s Beaches

Kauai’s Beaches

Kauai is known for its large selection of sprawling white sand beaches.  We invite you to use the following resources to keep you safe while you enjoy exploring Kauai’s beaches. The Kauai Beach Guide App is available on the iTunes […]
Kauai Farmer’s Markets

Kauai Farmer’s Markets

Kauai Farmers’ Markets – Buy locally grown vegetables, fruits and tropical flowers at any one of the Island’s many weekly Farmers’ Markets. Monday: Koloa -12:00pm at Knudsen Ball Park on Maluhia Road Lihue–3:00pm at Kukui Grove Pavillion Tuesday: Kalaheo–2:00pm at […]
Kauai’s History

Kauai’s History

Lihue, Kauai’s county seat is the center for business and transportation and the location of the Kauai Museum. You may want to take some time to explore the Kauai Museum and tour extensive exhibits of Hawaiiana along with memorabilia from […]
Kauai Shopping

Kauai Shopping

If shopping is your favorite pastime, the Kauai Palms Hotel puts you within minutes of the Harbor Mall, Anchor Cove Shopping Center and the Kalapaki Marketplace.  Kukui Grove Shopping Center is located about 10 minutes from the hotel and features […]
Beauty Services in Lihue

Beauty Services in Lihue

If relaxation is what you are in the mood for on your Kauai vacation, enjoy some much needed pampering with a manicure and pedicure from the Nail Salon in the Rice Shopping Center or make an appointment for a $30 […]
Nawiliwili & Kalapaki Beach

Nawiliwili & Kalapaki Beach

Just a few minutes from the Kauai Palms Hotel is the visitor destination of Nawiliwili.  Enjoy a trip to see the Menehune Fish Ponds or enjoy the white sands of Kalapaki beach – perfect for swimming, sunning and beach combing.   […]
Lihue Restaurants

Lihue Restaurants

Multi-cultural cuisine is available within walking distance of the Kauai Palms Hotel.  Have lunch at Hamura’s Saimin, a local icon established in 1951 featuring Japanese Noodles, just a short walk around the corner. The Garden Island Barbecue and Chinese, a […]
Lihue Nightlife

Lihue Nightlife

One of Kauai’s popular eating and nightlife establishments is walking distance from the Kauai Palms Hotel.  Rob’s Good Time Grill offers specials from 11am to 2am along with music, dancing, satellite TV, pool tables, video games and Karaoke throughout the […]