8 days in Hawaii Itinerary

8 days in Hawaii Itinerary

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1
Lanai City, Lanai
— 1 night
2
Lahaina, Maui
— 2 nights
3
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights

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Lanai City, Lanai

Lanai City ©
Lanai City is a census-designated place (CDP) on the island of Lanai, in Maui County, Hawaii, United States. On the 31st (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Hulopoe Beach, identify plant and animal life at Lanai Cat Sanctuary, thentake in the exciting artwork at Lanai Art Center, thentake in the exciting artwork at Mike Carroll Gallery, and finally look for gifts at The Local Gentry.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Lanai City trip planner.

New Orleans to Lanai City is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST), which is usually a -4 hour difference. Traveling from New Orleans in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of °F in Lanai City. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Lanai City

Shopping Parks Museums

Side Trip

Hulopoe Beach
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Mike Carroll Gallery ©
Mike Carroll Gallery
Hulopoe Beach ©
Hulopoe Beach
Lanai Cat Sanctuary ©
Lanai Cat Sanctuary

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Lahaina, Maui

Lahaina ©
Once the booming capital of the Hawaiian Kingdom, the tropical paradise of Lahaina still remains one of Maui's top vacation attractions, providing both culture and recreation.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Napili Beach, kick back and relax at Kapalua Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ka'anapali Beach. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, shop like a local with Hana Coast Gallery, view the masterpieces at Maui On Metal, look for gifts at Honolulu Cookie Company Front Street, thenshop like a local with Maui Hands, and finally stroll around Lahaina Banyan Court.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Lahaina trip itinerary maker site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Lanai City to Lahaina. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Hana Coast Gallery, Kapalua Beach
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Ka'anapali Beach ©
Ka'anapali Beach
Kapalua Beach ©
Kapalua Beach
Napili Beach ©
Napili Beach

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Honolulu, Oahu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Do your shopping at Ala Moana Center and Muumuu Heaven. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Waikiki Beach and Kailua Beach Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Honolulu: Lanikai Beach (in Kailua) and Haleiwa (Sunset Beach Park & Waimea Bay). And it doesn't end there: go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument, explore the different monuments and memorials at USS Arizona Memorial, and identify plant and animal life at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Honolulu trip builder tool.

You can fly from Lahaina to Honolulu in 3.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kailua, Haleiwa
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Ala Moana Center ©
Ala Moana Center
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park

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