A golf course overlooking the ocean

Our Favorite Places to Play on the Garden Island

An abundance of unparalleled tropical beauty can be found on Kauai, the oldest and northernmost Hawaiian Island, formed some 6 million years ago. Take advantage of all the Garden Island has to offer, including shopping, sightseeing, sunset sails along the Napali Coast, waterfall hikes in Waimea Canyon, snorkeling in Hanalei Bay, and sunbathing on Kalapaki Beach, just steps from our front door! Contact concierge@banyanresort.com for more information. 

A few of the many popular activities our guest enjoy include: Smith Family Garden Luau, Helicopter Tours, Biking Tours with Kauai Outfitters, and Sailing. 

Top things to do

  • beaches
  • Golf
  • Restaurant
  • Shopping
  • shows

Winter

December

  • Kauai Festival of Lights
  • New Year’s Eve Fireworks Celebration at Poipu Beach Park

January

  • Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele Concert
  • Resolution Run 5K Race

February

  • Waimea Film Festival
  • Craft Fair in Paradise

Spring

March

  • Superhero Carnival
  • Spring Fantasy Orchid Show

April

  • Garden Island Film Festival
  • Kauai Brewers Festival

May

  • Cinco de Mayo Golf Tournament
  • Kaua’i Ukulele & Arts Festival

Summer

June

  • Haena to Hanalei Run
  • Kauai Fashion Weekend

July

  • Kalalea/Anahola Farmer’s Hui (Sundays)
  • Koloa Plantation Days

August

  • Soto Zen Bon Festival
  • Heiva I Kauai

Fall

September

  • The Kauai Marathon and Half Marathon
  • Kauai Mokihana Festival

October

  • Eo e Emalani i Alakai
  • Kauai Chocolate & Coffee Festival

November

  • Kauai Writers Conference
  • Poipu Food & Wine Festival

Contact Concierge