Top Beaches to Visit in Kauai

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Princeville Hawaii is in a great central location to visit all of the best beaches in Kauai. With many of the top beaches located near Princeville Hawaii hotels, this city can be the perfect place to begin planning your next Hawaiian vacation.

1. Haena Beach Park, Kauai (Tunnels Beach)
Just a short walk from Haena Beach Park, Tunnels Beach is set just below majestic mountains with near perfect snorkeling conditions. In the winter months, surfers can be spotted around the outer reef, but beware this beach is not for the inexperienced surfer. Before snorkeling you should be aware that this beach is named after the currents that flow through the reef in a tunnel-like manner. Although the waters may look calm the currents can be stronger than they look! In addition to the many Princeville Kauai Hawaii rentals, Princeville Vacations has vacation rentals located in Haena for quick access to this beach!

2. Hanalei Bay
This two mile long white sand beach is also surrounded be a beautiful mountain landscape and circles in to create the bay. Hanalei Bay is just East of Princeville Hawaii, where Princeville Vacations has a huge selection of vacation rentals. This beach is known for the Hanalei Pier which has been photographed countless times amongst the gorgeous scenery. This Kauai beach is also the perfect place to participate in activities like surfing, sailing, kayaking, swimming, and walking along the long shore line. Remember to always be aware of strong currents before venturing out into the waters!

3. Anini Beach Park
Along Kauai’s North shore lies Anini Beach Park that stretches 3 miles along the water and includes one of the widest reefs in all of Hawaii. With very shallow waters, this beach is the perfect family spot to bring small children. Swimming into deeper waters, you will find that it is a great spot to go snorkeling as the reef is home to an abundance of tropical fish. Princeville Vacations has a great deal of Kauai vacation rentals in the north shore including ones located in Kilauea and Anini just short walks away from the white sand beaches.

4. Po’ipu Beach
This is one of the most popular beaches in all of Kauai because it is the ideal spot for families. A great place to take advantage of the crystal clear waters, the swimming hole creates a calm and typically a very safe place to snorkel to avoid strong currents. It is also common to spot seals bathing in the sun amongst the beach visitors. Adding to its family friendly nature are lifeguards, showers, pavilions, and picnic areas making it the perfect place to spend the day. Coming home to a roomy and private condo
rental is the perfect way to end the day.

5. Polihale State Park
This beautiful state park is in an incredibly remote location found only by following a dirt road. After reaching the state park you will find a 3 mile long stretch of beautiful white sand and deep blue waters. This beach is not recommended for swimming however, as there are severe currents and shore breaks. If you’re looking for a remote location however, you’ve found the spot! Princeville Vacations also has an abundance of private vacation rentals with beaches that are just steps from the back door.

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