The oldest of the main Hawaiian islands, Kaua'i has sculpted itself into a paradise with mountains, rounded and smooth, streams tumbling into the sea, and dramatic mountains and valleys of the interior. Expert author Robert Nilsen helps you have a truly personal experience in this sun-drenched paradise. Suggested travel strategies and lists of must-see sights provide you with the real insights so you can decide where you should go, stay, and eat - without hassles or regrets. Robert details where to hike, swim, snorkel, surf, dive, kayak, bike, and relax around the island. Complete with maps, photographs, illustrations, and special emphasis on leading destinations such as Waimea Canyon, Na Pali Coast, Alakai Swamp, Polihale Beach, Hanalei Valley, Kilauea Lighthouse, and Lower Wailua Valley.