vacationers, Waimea offers a mild climate year 'round. Nearby are
four major state parks including the incredible Waimea Canyon, described
as the Grand Canyon of the Pacific, the forests of Kokee, the hanging
cliffs of the Napali Coast and the sand dunes of Polihale.
is not a busy resort destination, yet, all conveniences and historic
sites of Waimea, once the leading village and port of entry for
Kauai, are within walking distance.
offers restaurants, shops and markets, banks, churches, schools,
police, movies at the restored Waimea Theatre, activities, a medical
center, hosptial and emergency care, and historic sites, as well
as its friendly people.