Kauai

POIPU AND KOLOA DRIVING TOUR

Description

Poipu and Koloa are two Kauai towns that reveal the history of Hawaii’s sugarcane era. Learn about the island’s distinct past while embracing its natural beauty. You’ll discover snorkeling beaches, gardens, a blowhole, and hike to a cave!

•⁠ Snorkel at Prince Kuhio Park
•⁠ Marvel at Spouting Horn a natural blowhole
•⁠ Stroll through Moir Gardens
•⁠ Walk quaint Koloa Town
•⁠ Walk through Hawaii’s largest limestone cave

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO
Recommended Start Time: 9:00 a.m.
Tour Starting Point(s): Poipu and Lihue
Direction: Loop, ending where you began

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Half-Day Tour (4-6 Hours) 62 Narration Points

​Features

  • Beaches

  • Views

  • Hikes

  • Snorkeling

  • Local Food

  • Storytelling

Highlights

  • Best Mini-Hikes

  • Best Viewpoints

  • Poipu Eats

  • Poipu Beaches

  • Cultural Sites

  • Koloa Town

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POIPU AND KOLOA DRIVING TOUR

Tour FAQ’s

Where does the tour go?

The tour travels in a loop, beginning and ending in Poipu. You can also start the tour in Lihue near the airport. Here are some of the popular spots you can explore on the tour! 

  • Poipu Town
  • Prince Kuhio Park
  • Lawai Beach
  • Spouting Horn
  • Moir Gardens
  • Poipu Beach Park
  • Shipwrecks Beach
  • Makauwahi Cave
  • Koloa Town

For help planning your day check out our Poipu and Koloa Town suggested itinerary and here's everything you need to know before you go!


What should I pack and budget?

  • Sneakers & hiking clothes
  • Water
  • Bug spray
  • Towel
  • Bathing Suit & sandals 
  • Sunscreen 
  • Sun Glasses and/or Hat
  • Snacks
  • Car Charger
  • Camera
  • Cash (see budget below)

How much you spend really depends on the activities you choose to do along the tour route, but here’s a breakdown of some costs. 

  • $9.99: Shaka Guide’s Poipu & Koloa Town Tour
  • $15.00 per person: Lunch
  • $5.00 per person: Local snack


Can I join the tour along the route?

Yes! Feel free to join the tour along the route. If you don’t begin at one of the tour starting points you’ll miss a few stories, but you’ll still have a great experience. 

Can I take the tour in the opposite direction?

No, this tour can only be done in one direction.

Other Questions? Contact Us!

Still have questions? Send us an email at aloha@shakaguide.com or give us a call on 1-888-250-2261.

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Krystian Rozanski | January 2021
Awesome app, not sure what we'd do without it! Felt like we had a tour guide with us, I don't normally leave app reviews, but my new wife and I both thought this app was a life saver since we didn't get to plan our Road to Hana but with this app we didn't need to. Also enjoyed the history lesson on the way back. Worked perfectly with my phones GPS, honestly can't say enough good things about it!

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