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Plan Your Trip to Kapaa: Best of Kapaa Tourism

About Kapaa
Kapaa, also spelled Kapa'a, means "solid" in Hawaiian. Travelers find this small town, nestled at the base of Nounou (the Sleeping Giant) Mountain on Kauai tourist friendly with its diverse array of hotels, shopping centers, and restaurants. The Kinipopo Shopping Village is a favorite for its fun eateries and small keepsake shops. Look for the "Kauai Made" logo for products made by local craftsmen using traditional materials. Kappa also offers water sports, including water skiing and kayaking.

Essential Kapaa

Kapaa Is Great For

The great outdoors


Eat & drink

Local eats

Frequently Asked Questions about Kapaa

Some of the most popular restaurants in Kapaa include:

Kapaa is known for some of its popular attractions, which include:

If you're a more budget-conscious traveler, then you may want to consider traveling to Kapaa between September and November, when hotel prices are generally the lowest. Peak hotel prices generally start between March and May.