Kauai Attractions

Discover Kauai – Hawaii’s Garden Isle

While it can be difficult to pull yourself from the serene tranquility of our private beachfront, don’t forget to take advantage of all the other things to do in Kauai! From hikes to the beautiful Wailua falls, to water sports on the Pacific Ocean, to scenic boat rides through Fern Grotto, experience some of our favorite Kauai attractions, many of which are conveniently located near Kauai Sands Hotel.

This iconic mountain ridge is said to look like a sleeping giant and features a hiking trail with scenic views of East Kauai.
The hike takes approximately 2 to 2.5 hours.

This well-maintained municipal golf-course offers some of the most affordable golf on Kauai. Located oceanfront in Kapa’a, the 18 hole course features scenic views and great rates.
Phone 808.241.6666 – Green Fees: $48.00 Week days; 60 weekends & holidays. Cart fee $18.00

One of Kauai’s most popular attractions and only a mile away from Kauai Sands Hotel, the Wailua River Cruise is a scenic 2 mile boat ride up the river to the famed Fern Grotto, featuring live Hawaiian entertainment
Phone 808.821.6892 – Prices from 9:30 am to 3:30pm; $20/per adult; children $10.

Sample a taste of Kauai at Smith’s Garden Luau, a family-owned luau that has been entertaining guests for more than 50 years. Located in Wailua River Valley, this popular luau showcases live Polynesian entertainment and a feast of Kalua pig, poi and more local specialties.
Phone: 808.821.6895 – Adults – $88.00 ; Children (7 to 13 year olds) – #30.00 and children (3 to 6 year olds) – $19.00

For a unique adventure, opt for a river kayaking trip that includes waterfalls.
Hike and Rappel – 808.246.6933 – $89.00/person. (need to be 5 feet tall).

If you’ve always wanted to skydive in paradise, Sky Dive Kauai is a great option for spectacular views of Hawaii’s Garden Isle. Featuring tandem skydives and experienced instructors.
Phone 808.335.5859 – $229.00 plus tax and surcharge.

Book an air tour for a stunning view of the Garden Isle’s beaches, mountains and verdant landscape from above.
Air Tour Kauai – Phone 808.639.3446 – $101.00 (Special); 60 to 70 minute tour.

The South Pacific Dinner & Theatre show presents Rodgers and Hammerstein’s timeless classic play, South Pacific, as a live Dinner Theater production.
Phone 808.346.6500 – $85.00 regular seating; $115.00 VIP seating. Dinner included. Show – 2 hours.

Go snorkeling and get an underwater view of Kauai’s sealife. Snorkel Bobs is Kauai’s snorkel headquarters, offering gear rental and guided snorkel trips.
Phone 808.823.9433 – Rentals of snorkel and fins; $11.00 per week.

Cruise Kauai’s famed Na Pali coast and see dolphins, turtles and whales along an 18 mile verdant coastline.
Captain Na Pali Adventures, Inc. – Phone 808.338.9818 – $99/per person; Lunch & snorkel gear included.

**Listed activity fees are subject to change without notice.