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Na Pali Coast State Park

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Address: Wainiha, Kauai, HI 96746
Phone Number: 8083356833
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A scenic area offering beautiful beaches and dramatic cliffs.

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Na Pali Coast Snorkel and Rafting Adventure

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nothing like it in the world...

we were going to do the flight, it is $$$ however we went on the rigid hull inflatable boat (do not go on the catamaran if you get seasick) and despite large rolling seas it was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we were going to do the flight, it is $$$ however we went on the rigid hull inflatable boat (do not go on the catamaran if you get seasick) and despite large rolling seas it was nice. we went into 2 caves and went to a snorkeling beach. the boat driver was a licensed captain and the mate very knowledgable... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I am pretty well-traveled and have seen some pretty incredible places and landscapes but this tops them. Wow. There is absolutely nothing like the Na Pali Coast. I HIGHLY recommend taking a catamaran tour up the coast. These tours are typically half day and include food. They also stop to let you jump out and snorkel. The coastline is an... More 

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Encinitas, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a great beach to take a long walk. The surf ranges from swift undertow with crashing waves to calm waters with water suitable for youngsters to play in under the watchful eyes of their parents. We saw quite a few friendly dogs (collared and licensed, but not leashed) wandering around who would follow for miles until they returned... More 

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Fulshear, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The only way to see this is from the deck of the cruise ship as it sails past, from a boat tour, or helicopter tour. The shadows from the sun cause faces to appear in the mountains. Very beautiful and not to be missed in Kauai.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

In December Kauai is historically wet. We had great weather while we were there with minimal rain. It was a bit of a drive in Lihue and we went in the morning. Would have loved to done a over night trip. The terrain was a bit slippery and my mother did injure her arm when she went. We made it... More 

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Bucks County, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Once you are there it's a magical place - but you need to be careful. You will need to drive a few miles on unimproved sugar cane roads to reach the coast. When the roads are overly rutted, the county will bring in a road grader. Be aware if you become stuck in a rental car (regardless of type) thr... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Na Pali Coast lived up the the hype! We went with high expectations and it was truly amazing. We saw the coast by both air (Blue Hawaiian Helicopter) and sea (on a cruise ship scenic cruising) and it was fantastic to see both angels. The air was great to see the vastness and colours in the mountains, however the... More 

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Tempe, AZ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a serious hike! When they say strenuous they are not kidding! So many people with small kids and a few with no food or WATER??!! This is dangerous because of the slippery mud! It's such an incredible view and so great to make it to the beach. I couldn't continue to waterfall (another 4 miles RT) because I... More 

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St. Louis, MO
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

and parking was crazy!!! I'd recommend going very early! We didn't get to do the hike but we hope to next time we're there. Not the full 11 miles but at least 4 in and out to the waterfall. Went up trail a bit and it was very crowded in afternoon. Went down to beach and it was beautiful. We... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the 4th time I've visited and still I've only hiked to the 1st beach. That's a 4 mile hike round trip. I did it once in the wintertime and the southeast winds caused the ocean to cover the beach. There was no beach, but the wales were breaching and that made up for not seeing the beach. I've... More 

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