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Poipu Beach

A renowned sandy beach popular for snorkeling, swimming, and spotting endangered Hawaiian monk seals, often crowned with sunny skies.

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Hawaii’s Poipu Beach tops lists around the world as a solidified best beach. Located on the southern shore of Hawaii’s Kauai island, Poipu beach takes the cake, attracting visitors to its clean waters and sparkling sandy shores. Whatever your favorite beach activity is, be it surfing, snorkeling, swimming, or our personal favorite- relaxing with a new book in hand- Poipu makes for a perfect scenic backdrop to your summer fun.

seeker 3 years ago

Consistently ranked as one of America's top beaches, Hawaii's Poipu Beach is an almost dreamlike experience mixed with pure adventure. Whether you're stopping by for some major r&r, gorgeous views, or to hike stunning scenery- Hawaii has no shortage of excellent destinations to explore. Poipu Beach differentiates itself from the usual tourist traps and allows visitors to truly experience the idyllic beach life of Hawaii.

seeker 2 years ago

Poipu Beach Guides

  • Best Beach Getaways For Early Summer

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Kick-off your summer travel plans the right way- lots of sunshine and sandy shores. Whether you hit the beach to relax and unwind, or are looking for a coastline adventure- we have selected the world's most incredible, top-rated beaches for your early summer travel. So it's time to sink your toes into some cool sand, let's dive into the best beach getaways for early summertime travel.
  • Best Beaches Of North America

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Nothing says 'vacation' quite like a beach getaway, and we have *not* been able to stop thinking about what beach we want to visit next. These are our recent fave beaches across North America, and we have selected something for everyone. Whether you want to escape the crowds and explore pristine coastlines, are seeking crystal clear shimmering water to snorkel, or want an exciting family getaway full of sun & fun- we have found the place for you. Take a look through our selection of the best beaches in North America for some major vacay inspo, while we pretend we're lying beach-side with a fizzy drink in hand.
  • A Week in Kauai

    nicolejordan (Nicole Jordan)
  • Kaua’i, Hawaii

    jrpliner (Judy Pliner)