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The Ultimate Family Itinerary for Kaanapali, Hawaii

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Planning a family vacation to Kaanapali, Hawaii? This tropical paradise offers a plethora of activities and attractions that are perfect for creating unforgettable memories with your loved ones. From stunning beaches and thrilling adventures to cultural experiences and delicious dining, Kaanapali has something for everyone. To make your trip even more enjoyable, consider staying at one of EVRHI’s luxurious Kaanapali vacation rentals. Here’s your ultimate family itinerary for a week in Kaanapali!

Day 1: Arrival and Beach Day

Morning: Arrival and Check-In

Start your family vacation by checking into one of EVRHI’s beautiful vacation rentals. These rentals offer all the comforts of home, with the added luxury of being just steps away from the stunning Kaanapali Beach.

Afternoon: Kaanapali Beach

After settling in, head to the world-famous Kaanapali Beach. This pristine beach offers soft sands and clear waters, perfect for swimming and sunbathing. For some added fun, try snorkeling near Black Rock to see colorful marine life.

Evening: Dinner at Leilani’s on the Beach

End your first day with a delicious dinner at Leilani’s on the Beach. Enjoy the stunning sunset views while savoring a diverse menu that includes locally sourced ingredients.

Day 2: Adventure and Exploration

Morning: Atlantis Submarines Maui

Kick off your day with an underwater adventure on an Atlantis Submarine tour. Explore the vibrant marine life and coral reefs without getting wet, making it a perfect activity for kids.

Afternoon: Kaanapali Kai Mini Golf

Head to Kaanapali Kai Mini Golf for some family-friendly fun. This mini-golf course offers beautiful landscaping and challenging holes that everyone will enjoy.

Evening: Dinner at CJ’s Deli & Diner

For a casual and family-friendly dinner, visit CJ’s Deli & Diner. With a variety of comfort food options, there’s something for everyone in the family.

Day 3: Cultural Experiences

Morning: Whalers Village Museum

Spend the morning at the Whalers Village Museum. Learn about the history of whaling in Hawaii and explore fascinating exhibits about the local marine environment.

Afternoon: Hula O Na Keiki

If your visit coincides with the annual Hula O Na Keiki, be sure to attend this enchanting hula competition. Watch young dancers showcase their talents and enjoy the vibrant cultural performances.

Evening: Dinner at Tiki Terrace Restaurant

Dine at the Tiki Terrace Restaurant, located at the Kaanapali Beach Hotel. Enjoy local favorites and American classics in a relaxed atmosphere.

Day 4: Outdoor Adventures

Morning: Honolua Bay Snorkeling

Take a short drive to Honolua Bay for some of the best snorkeling on the island. The calm waters and vibrant coral reefs make it a perfect spot for families to explore the underwater world.

Afternoon: Skyline Hawaii Kaanapali Zipline Tours

For an adrenaline rush, book a zipline tour with Skyline Hawaii. Fly over lush landscapes and enjoy breathtaking views of Kaanapali from above.

Evening: Dinner at Joey’s Kitchen

Relax with a casual dinner at Joey’s Kitchen. This eatery offers a variety of Filipino-inspired dishes, burgers, and breakfast options that are sure to satisfy the whole family.

Day 5: Relaxation and Leisure

Morning: Maui Ocean Center

Visit the Maui Ocean Center to learn more about Hawaii’s marine life. The interactive exhibits and marine life displays provide an educational and fun experience for the entire family.

Afternoon: Kaanapali Beach Walk

Take a leisurely stroll along the scenic Kaanapali Beach Walk. This path offers stunning ocean views and easy access to beachfront restaurants and shops.

Evening: Dinner at Monkeypod Kitchen by Merriman

Enjoy a vibrant dining experience at Monkeypod Kitchen by Merriman. With farm-to-table cuisine, craft cocktails, and live music, it’s the perfect way to end your day.

Day 6: Scenic Exploration

Morning: Kapalua Coastal Trail

Explore the natural beauty of the Kapalua Coastal Trail. This scenic trail offers stunning views of the coastline and is suitable for all ages.

Afternoon: Napili Bay

Relax at the beautiful Napili Bay. The calm waters make it ideal for swimming and snorkeling, and the beach is perfect for a family picnic.

Evening: Dinner at Duke’s Beach House

Gather the family for dinner at Duke’s Beach House. This lively beachfront restaurant offers a variety of Hawaiian and American dishes, perfect for group gatherings.

Day 7: Farewell to Kaanapali

Morning: Iao Valley State Park

Before you leave, take a trip to Iao Valley State Park. Explore the lush green valley, enjoy the hiking trails, and take in the stunning views.

Afternoon: Shopping at Whalers Village

Spend your last afternoon shopping for souvenirs and enjoying the various dining options at Whalers Village.

Evening: Departure

Return to your EVRHI vacation rental to pack up and prepare for departure. Reflect on the wonderful memories made during your family vacation in Kaanapali.

Kaanapali offers an array of activities and attractions that cater to families, ensuring a fun-filled and memorable vacation. Enhance your stay by booking one of EVRHI’s luxurious Kaanapali vacation rentals, providing the perfect home base for your Kaanapali adventure. Enjoy the best of what this tropical paradise has to offer and create unforgettable memories with your loved ones.

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