Why Should You Visit Kapaa, Hawaii?

Why Should You Visit Kapaa, Hawaii?

Kapaa is a small town in Hawaii that is nestled at the foot of the Nounou (Sleeping Giant) mountain. This town attracts tourists from all over the world to enjoy its local crafts, live music, food, and breathtaking sites.

Kayaking and Canoeing

The beautiful garden island of Kapaa allows you to experience kayaking and canoeing. Many sites will show you the world of deep water paddling, among them, Wailua River guides, Rainbow Kayak Tours, Ali’i Kayaks, and Canoe Kayak Kauai.

Kuilau Ridge Trail

The Kuilau Ridge Trail is a great walk that lets you explore the iconic plant life in Kapaa. You will be introduced to indigenous and non-indigenous plants as you approach the border of Ohia forest. The trail then leads you to a fantastic view of Mount Waialeale and the Makaleha Mountain Range.

Kauai’s Hindu Monastery

Kauai’s Hindu Monastery is a complex that features two Indian temples on the tropical mountains of Kapaa. The monastery is a famous hand-sculpted white granite temple that attracts guests from all across the globe. Kauai Hindu Monastery is home to twenty-four monks while also serving as a pilgrimage destination for devotees from across the world who come to meditate and pay homage.

 

Sleeping giant trail

The Sleeping Giant trail will offer you one of the very best viewpoints from the peak of a mountain. Along the path, you will pass through the forested mountains with guava, silk oak, and ironwood. You will view the Waialeale Crater. The Sleeping Giant trail is considered one of the most difficult yet one of the most rewarding trails in Kapaa.

Kapaa is perhaps the most beautiful part of Hawaii. You can best enjoy Kapaa in October if you wish to avoid the crowd of visitors. It is ranked among the best tourist attractions in Hawaii.

 

top rated

Editor's Pick

latest articles

  • NY Had More than 10,000 Subway Delays in January 2018
    Featured

    NY Had More than 10,000 Subway Delays in January 2018

    The Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced that there were more than 10,000 subway system delays in January 2018 alone. What’s worse is that the transit officials can’t determine what caused the delays to begin with. The 10,000 delays were just the tip of the iceberg when it…

  • Maryland Now Has the Purple Line Linking Suburbs
    Featured

    Maryland Now Has the Purple Line Linking Suburbs

    Public transport has always been an issue of contention and many municipalities and local governments have a huge problem trying to accommodate everyone in their area of jurisdiction. The good news is that it is always feasible despite the various hurdles they face during the planning, design, and…

  • Shanghai Keolis Introduces Fully Automated Metro Line
    Featured

    Shanghai Keolis Introduces Fully Automated Metro Line

    Shanghai is the third city in China to introduce a fully automated metro line. The unmanned trains run on the Pujiang Line, which increased the total metro network of the city to 672 km. There are six stations along the line with four elevated trains running from Shendu Highway to Huizhen Road.…

  • Free public transport across Estonia
    Featured

    Free public transport across Estonia

    Estonia is set to implement free transport for its residents across much of the country. The free fare scheme to due to begin on July 1st. The country is already a world leader in free public transit after fares on buses, trains and trams in Tallinn were abolished in 2013.