on Kauai, Hawaii | Waimea Canyon
on Kauai, Hawaii
LONG-HAUL HAWAIIAN ISLANDS: Cosmos Tourama (0870 264 6012) offers 15-day escorted tour via Honolulu, famous resort of Waikiki, spectacular Waimea Canyon
, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, and Maui for pounds 1,439, ex-Heathrow Feb 15.
Or Kauai (Garden Island), probably the most beautiful of the islands, with deserted white sand beaches snaking along the edge of lush greenery and hiding the startling Waimea Canyon
, described by Mark Twain as the Grand Canyon of the Pacific.
Mark Twain dubbed the Waimea Canyon
, a 3,000-foot-deep gorge, the "Grand Canyon of the Pacific.
Mother Nature shows her stuff on Kauai, Hawaii's "Island of Discovery" From the rugged Napali Coast to Waimea Canyon
, the island features some of the world's most beautiful mountains and beaches.
Archer's (0870 751 2000) pounds 1,079 16-day tour of the Hawaiian Islands (fly into Honolulu and out of Maui) visits Honolulu, Waikiki, Kauai, Waimea Canyon
, Luau, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Kailua-Kona, Maui, and Haleakala National Park.
The grant for Hawaii will go toward reforesting Waimea Canyon
on the island of Kauai, severely damaged during Hurricane Iniki last September.
Helicopter tours of the Waimea Canyon
and Na Pali Coast are an unforgettable way to see these sights.
The only hotel in the Waimea area, Aston Waimea Plantation Cottages offers convenient access to Kauai's famous Waimea Canyon
, Kokee State Park, the Napali Coast and other notable attractions on Kauai's south coast.
Kauai offers more than 50 miles of white-sand beaches and natural wonders that include Waimea Canyon
, dubbed "The Grand Canyon of the Pacific," and the towering mountain cliffs overlooking the Napali Coast.
Home to pastel-hued Waimea Canyon
, the "Grand Canyon of the Pacific," as well as the emerald folding cliffs of the Napali Coast, one of Hawaii's great natural wonders, Kauai has always been known for the breathtaking beauty of its aina (land).
Near its south coast, Waimea Canyon
cuts through the thick volcanic earth's surface on the same scale as Arizona's Grand Canyon.