Check out the Kauai Children’s Discovery Museum in Kapaa on your Kauai family vacation, it isn’t just for children. Interactive exhibits, virtual reality games, and hands on science and art activities will delight adults as well. On Saturdays, the Starlight Planetarium Program tells how the Polynesian voyagers used the stars, winds and ocean to navigate their canoes across the Pacific.
Explore a Waterfall, One of Kauai’s most famous waterfalls is Wailua Falls. The falls were featured on the opening credits just before Tattoo shouts “Da Plane, Da Plane”. A quick drive is all it takes to see this impressive water display. Try the Secret Falls Hike and Paddle
Kauai snorkeling from the beach! Aloha Kauai Tours’ SeaFun Snorkeling Tour is the perfect guided ocean adventure for all ages and all levels of experience. Nervous about snorkeling?
The tour assistants have large, soft surfboards with handles around the edges.
On your Kauai family vacations you can Tour Movie Locations. Through the years many feature films shot in Hawaii have been filmed on Kauai. The island’s unique, mysterious tropical mountains and miles of sand beach are definitely a favorite of directors like Steven Spielberg. Explore where “Jurassic Park”, “Raiders of the Lost Ark” and “6 Days and 7 Nights” have all been shot.
Most of the major resorts on Kauai have programs for kids that include fun and educational activities like Hawaiian crafts and cultural activities, fishing, beach games, nature walks, surfing lessons, sand sculpture contests, coconut frond weaving, tide pool explorations, tours of historic sites, and field trips led by local naturalists and other experts.
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