Hawaii

POIPU AND KOLOA DRIVING TOUR

DurationDuration 4-6 hrs
DirectionTour Directions 2
tour Tour Stops 15
$19.99

Description

Poipu and Koloa are two Kauai towns that reveal the history of Hawaii’s sugarcane era. Learn about the island’s distinct past while embracing its natural beauty. You’ll discover snorkeling beaches, gardens, a blowhole, and hike to a cave!

•⁠ Snorkel at Poipu Beach
•⁠ Marvel at Spouting Horn a natural blowhole
•⁠ Stroll through Moir Gardens
•⁠ Walk quaint Koloa Town
•⁠ Walk through Hawaii’s largest limestone cave

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO
Recommended Start Time: 9:00 a.m.
Tour Starting Point(s): Poipu and Lihue
Direction: Loop, ending where you began

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Tour Stops

Preview Audio

Intro to Tour
Intro to Tour
Tour Overview
PRINCE KUHIO PARK

Tour Route

Important Travel Info

Safety & Etiquitte
Budgeting, Fees & Reservations
Time & Schedule
Suggested Packing List

In Hawaiian the word malama means “to take care” and the word aina means “land.” When you’re in Hawaii, we ask that you practice this and pick up your trash; respect the marine life, plants, and animals; and avoid spots that are unsafe. Hawaii’s natural resources are precious, it’s up to all of us to help preserve these resources for generations by respecting the aina when you visit.

There are no entrance fees on this tour, but you should still budget for some local eats. Here’s how much you can expect to spend: 

  • $15.00 per person: Lunch
  • $5.00 per person: Local snack
  • We recommend starting the tour before 10:00 a.m. 
  • Expect to spend about 4-6 hours if you plan to do all the activities on the tour.
  • Jodo Mission Buddhist Temple closes at 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday and at 3 p.m. on Sundays. 
  • Very Important: Car Charger
  • Sneakers 
  • Hiking Clothes 
  • Water Bottle 
  • Bug Spray 
  • Towel 
  • Bathing Suit 
  • Sandals 
  • Sunscreen 
  • Sun Glasses and/or Hat 
  • Snacks 
  • Cash 
  • Phone Mount

Tour FAQs

The tour travels in a loop, beginning and ending in Poipu. You can also start the tour in Lihue near the airport. Here are some of the popular spots you can explore on the tour! 

  • Poipu Town
  • Prince Kuhio Park
  • Lawai Beach
  • Spouting Horn
  • Moir Gardens
  • Poipu Beach Park
  • Shipwrecks Beach
  • Makauwahi Cave
  • Koloa Town

For help planning your day check out our Poipu and Koloa Town suggested itinerary and here's everything you need to know before you go!


  • Sneakers & hiking clothes
  • Water
  • Bug spray
  • Towel
  • Bathing Suit & sandals 
  • Sunscreen 
  • Sun Glasses and/or Hat
  • Snacks
  • Car Charger
  • Camera
  • Cash (see budget below)

How much you spend really depends on the activities you choose to do along the tour route, but here’s a breakdown of some costs. 

  • $14.99: Shaka Guide’s Poipu & Koloa Town Tour
  • $15.00 per person: Lunch
  • $5.00 per person: Local snack


Yes! Feel free to join the tour along the route. If you don’t begin at one of the tour starting points you’ll miss a few stories, but you’ll still have a great experience. 

No, this tour can only be done in one direction.


Do you have other questions that we didn’t list here? 

Feel free to message us through the in-app chat box, Facebook Messenger, our emailor give us a call at 1-888-250-2261. We will be glad to help and answer your questions as soon as possible!


Mahalo,

Shaka Guide

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Highly valuable audio guide to visit Kauai !!

I used for my 6 day stay in Kauai. I found it Highly valuable audio guide for driving around to visit all interesting parts of Kauai. I liked the fact that it picked the location using GPS and started guiding from wherever I was. I found a challenge to setup as Apple Carplay would kickin automatically and interfere with Guide's audio. Also the guide doesn't pickup your location if you are driving in reverse direction. Overall, wonderful resource, well worth what I apid for. Thanks for interesting stories and cultural background.

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