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Kalapaki Beach, Lihue

4.5
#7 of 36 in Beaches in Kauai
Beach · Nature / Park
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Surf, paddleboard, or take in the sun as you explore Kalapaki Beach. Lie under swaying palm trees and relax to Hawaiian music from nearby beach restaurants, or take a dip in the clear, blue water. Rent a surfboard, paddleboard, or kayak, and take a class ranging from beginner to advanced for another way to enjoy the waves. Play at the volleyball courts, or relax in the cabanas as you spend the day taking in the scenery. The beach also has an assortment of restaurants and a wide range of accommodation options nearby. Using our custom trip planner, Lihue attractions like Kalapaki Beach can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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4.6
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  • I loved this beach! The waves were calm, it is surrounded by beautiful mountains and there is an easy access beach and grassy area. A great place to enjoy some relaxing beach time. 
    I loved this beach! The waves were calm, it is surrounded by beautiful mountains and there is an easy access beach and grassy area. A great place to enjoy some relaxing beach time.  more »
  • This is a lovely beach for sunbathing and enjoying the view: clear blue water in a protected bay, on a background of Kauai’s gorgeous green hillsides. There is also plenty of fun to be had in the... 
    This is a lovely beach for sunbathing and enjoying the view: clear blue water in a protected bay, on a background of Kauai’s gorgeous green hillsides. There is also plenty of fun to be had in the...  more »
Google
  • Swam a little, mostly watched paddle boards, great area
  • Super pretty, very crowded, but cool.

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