Why Don't You Adventures...
sail away. Experience dinner with a view on a whole new level. Enjoy the enchanting Nāpali Coast while setting off on a romantic sunset dinner sail.Hop aboard a comfortable vessel and drift out to sea for panoramic views of the dramatic coastline with the “Forbidden Island” of Ni‘ihau in the distance. Each day is unique with vibrant sunsets that paint the skies and verdant landscapes. Relax and enjoy a delicious meal with refreshing libations that will top off the evening. Contact Blue Dolphin Charters (808) 335-5553, Holo Holo Charters (808) 335-0815, Kauai Sea Tours (808) 335-5309 or Capt. Andy’s (808) 335-6833.
go on a treasure hunt. Rise with the sun and embark on adventure for the beautiful and rare sunrise seashell. Once exclusive property to Hawaiian royalty, the seashell is of great value and a hot jewelry item. Unique to Hawai‘i, the sunrise shell, which looks like a beautiful scallop, is easiest to find during morning hours on Kaua‘i’s North Shore, though some have been spotted on Polihale’s western face. Comb the beach and try your luck to find the elusive treasure that can range in size and hue from bright yellow to pinks and greens.
catch and release. Waita Reservoir is a hidden oasis with incredible vistas and boundless fun for the entire family. Kayak or boat along the waterway while fishing at your leisure in a tropical paradise. Book an excursion with Koloa Bass Fishing (808) 742-2734 and reel in tilapia, catfish and peacock bass in an exclusive location. You can also fish for rainbow trout at the Koke'e Public Fishing Area from June 16th thru September 30th. A State of Hawai‘i freshwater fishing license is required. You can obtain one from the DLNR office or selected fishing supply stores. Visit www.hawaii.gov/dlnr or call (808) 832-5009.
steer yourself wild. Feel the wind in your hair and embark on an off-road ATV adventure. Kaua‘i offers thousands of acres to discover with wild terrain and hidden gems along the way. Kick up the dirt and boggle through mud, then cool off by taking a dip in secluded streams and waterfalls. This expedition will get your adrenaline pumping—most tours even include a picnic! Call Kauai ATV (808) 742-2734 or Kipu Ranch Adventures (808) 246-9288.
get island chic. From fabulous local jewelry designers and artists to well known labels like Tommy Bahama and Tori Richard, adding some tropical styleto your wardrobe is just the retail therapy your wardrobe needed. The Shops at Kukui‘ula Village in Po‘ipu near Spouting Horn and Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa.