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Kalalau Valley

People on a beach next to a waterfall

Kalalau Valley is one of our most favorite an incredible sights along the Na Pali Coast. Kalalau is the largest valley along the coast spanning two miles wide and two miles in depth to the back of the valley. At one time, it is said that approximately 2500 Hawaiians used to live in the valley…

Honopu Valley and Arch

Adjoining beaches on the Na Pali coast

  Honopu Arch is one of the most amazing sights you will see along the Napali Coast. Honopu consists of two beaches that are connected by the Arch which stands 90 feet tall and is 124 feet wide. It is the largest natural arch in Hawaii and has been featured in several different movies. Some…

History of Na Pali Coast [Kaua’i]

Cliffs on the Na Pali Coast

Na Pali Coast is located on the North-west side of the island of Kaua’i. The  17-mile stretch of coastline is not connected to any roads, makes it nearly inaccessible, except by boat or helicopter. The coastline is regarded as the most beautiful portion of Hawaii, and is the number #1 must do when visiting the island. “Na…

The Perfect Kauai Day [Must Do List]

We asked our social media manager Aria Juliet to describe her perfect Kauai day. “I would start off my day waking up at the Grand Hyatt Kauai in Koloa. There is no better place to stay on the island. Sleeping between the luxurious white linens with the fresh ocean air coming through your lanai will guarantee you…

Top 5 Must Do on Kauai

Na Pali Coast, Honopu

Eat Local Kauai has an abundance of freshly grown local fruit and vegetables and Kauai-made products. Some of our favorite places to eat local are Cafe Lure in Waimea, Koloa Fish Market, and Aloha ‘Aina Juice Cafe in Puhi. Hike in Koke’e Koke’e State Park is a great place for day hiking. The trails are full of lush native vegetation,…

Pirates Movie Filmed on Na Pali Coast

Sea cave on a beach

Na Pali Coast is a Pirates Paradise! Kauai is known for it’s beautiful landscapes in nature and is every filmmakers dream backdrop for their movies. Na Pali Coast has been used for many major Hollywood productions including Tropic Thunder, King Kong, Six Days Seven Nights, and our favorite, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides….