Kauai Sea Tours Blog

Fun facts and information about Kauai's Na Pali Coast

Whale Watching: Where to Go For the Best Views

Every winter, the visitors and residents of Hawaii receive a special treat. Around 2/3 of the North Pacific humpback whale population returns to Hawaii to raise, rest, and breed. This migration has been happening for hundreds of years and is an important part of...

What Places in Hawaii Are Only Accessible by Boat?

If you’re searching for a place in Hawaii that’s only accessible by boat, you must explore the Na Pali Coast. This piece of rugged Kauai coastline is one of the most breathtaking natural beauties in all of Hawaii. Imagine 3,000 ft. cliffs that seemingly touch the sky...

Guide to Nu’alolo Kai

The Napali Coast of Kauai needs no introduction. Situated in Northwestern Kauai, the 6175-acre Napali Coast State Park is decorated with elevated sea cliffs, narrow streams, valleys, and cascading waterfalls. The Napali Coast consists of 5 primary valleys along with...

Whales Off Kauai During Whale Watching Season

From December- March every year, the number of visitors on Kauai usually rises along with the whale population.  Humpback whales migrate to Hawaii from Alaska in late Fall and begin their return trip to their Alaska feeding grounds until March or April. However,...

What Not To Touch While Snorkeling In Hawaii

Sand, sun, and sea —three things that are on everyone’s minds when talking about a Hawaiian beach holiday. However, the appeal of a seaside holiday is not limited to what can be found above water. Many people head to beach resorts not only to sunbathe and swim but...

Top 5 Sea Creatures to Encounter in Hawaii

While people-watching on the beautiful islands of Hawaii can be fun, it will never compare to the joy of spotting a colorful ocean resident. From benevolent green sea turtles to yellow butterfly fish that dart among the rocks, it is super easy to spot these lovely sea...

Does Sunscreen Affect Marine Life?

When the sun is shining bright, we are quick to put on sunscreen in order to protect ourselves from sunburn and harmful UV rays, without giving much thought to our sunscreens destructive impact on the marine environment. While preventing a sunburn can be nice, it's...

Visiting Kauai in Winter

What is the ideal time to visit the beautiful Kauai? Is it during summer, when the hiking trails are dry? Or is it during winter, when the gorgeous beaches are swelling with water? The most accurate answer is: All Year Round! Kauai’s climate doesn’t change much. The...

What Is a Catamaran?

When it comes to sailing, possessing unrestricted access to the top-notch and the most innovative yachts do make a difference. This is exactly the type of thing that can make your vacation go from ordinary to extraordinary. The Moorings catamarans are developed...

Sea Caves to Visit on Kauai

The Na Pali Coast is home to beautiful landscapes. Verdant forests, towering cliffs, waterfalls cover this gorgeous area. And below them lies a beautiful ocean and sea caves. On your trip to Kauai, make sure to make time to visit the Na Pali Coast and explore the sea...

Reasons Kauai is the Best Hawaiian Island to Visit

Known as the Garden Isle for its lush forests and colorful flowers, Kauai is the oldest island in Hawaii. It’s also the best island to visit in our opinion. The views are serene and breathtaking, the beaches are perfect for swimming, snorkeling, and surfing, and...

What Kind of Whales Can You Watch in Kauai?

Of all the major Hawaiian Islands, Kauai is the quietest and most untouched. As a result, Kauai is an excellent destination for animal-loving adventurers. Around the island of Kauai, that species of marine wildlife can be seen playing, eating, and swimming in the...