Kapaa Travel Guide: 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

Rent a Home for Your Next Escape

Popular homes in Kapaa

Kapaa Is Great For


The great outdoors

Eat & drink

Local eats

After dark