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Our Favorite Kauai Dinner Restaurants

  When traveling, we understand how difficult it can be choosing where to spend an evening enjoying dinner. Googling and searching yelp for the best places can be overwhelming! We’ve compiled a list of a few of our favorite restaurants by different sides of Kauai perfect for a delicious and enjoyable meal, one that you…

Hawaii Sunscreen Ban

Nualolo Snorkel on Na Pali Coast

The ocean is such a big part of our world, and not to mention what we do here at Na Pali Pirates. It is super important to us to take care of the ocean which we operate our daily tours and the marine life that live in it. With that being said, there is something…

Nualolo Reef

Na Pali Pirates Snorkel Adventure Tours

Nualolo reef is the best snorkeling along the Na Pali Coast and fortunately for us-is our go to destination for a swim and snack break during our tour! Due to a regulation in place by the DLNR, larger catamarans are prohibited from stopping here which allows only the small boats to tie up and snorkel…

The Garden Island

Raft with coastal cliffs in the background

Kaua’i is home to one of the wettest spots on earth. Mount Wai’alie’alie receives up to 450 inches of rain every year and is one of the reasons that Kaua’i is nicknamed the Garden Island. The amount of rain that Kaua’i gathers is why our island is so lush and green and has an abundance…

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…

Na Pali Coast; Open Ceiling Cave

Open Ceiling Cave, Na Pali Coast

Visiting the Open Ceiling cave is a fan favorite when it comes to the sea caves along the Na Pali Coast! The cave was not always as it is today, it was once a hallowed out lava tube. Over the years, erosion and power waves caused the top of the cave to collapse and created…