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Evening Trip form Lihue to Hanalei

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Evening Trip form Lihue to Hanalei

We plan on arriving at Lihue around 9.00 PM Saturday, July 20 via WestJet. Knowing that it will take a while to clear customs, grab our luggage and then pick up a car (assuming rental places are open), do you think the hour drive to Hanalei is wise, given we are Kauai rookies? Or should we consider alternate plans for that night?

Thanks in advance.


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11. Re: Evening Trip form Lihue to Hanalei

You definitely clear customs in Vancouver or Calgary, not here. I'm Cdn, too.

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12. Re: Evening Trip form Lihue to Hanalei

Lihue airport information http://hawaii.gov/lih

Bob maybe correct this is where they will go through US Customs- not in Canada...

Edited: 5:09 pm, February 08, 2013
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13. Re: Evening Trip form Lihue to Hanalei

Going to Kauai on Westjet from Vancouver also, you do clear customs in Canada. There are US customs in all major airports.

Enjoy your trip!

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14. Re: Evening Trip form Lihue to Hanalei

2 summers ago we did the Hanalei drive on our "rookie" trip as well. Once you get on the main road it's easy - just read up on the "etiquette" for the one-lane bridge you'll have to cross on the final mile of the drive.

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