Clifton Beach, South Africa
Beach is one of Hobarts most popular beaches. Situated
some 35Km SE of Hobart it is about a 30 min drive from
the city centre.
Metro Tasmania run a "Surfing" bus service to Clifton
from January 1 to the first Friday in Feb, click here
for the time table.
Clifton Beach is also the home of the Clifton Beach Surf
The four small beaches of Clifton are inter-linked by
giant granite boulders and the trendy 4th beach is the
busiest with beautiful people playing volleyball,
frisbee, strolling or sunbathing. It is wonderfully
sheltered here from the summer south-east wind but not
many people actually brave the icy water. Yachts, speed
boats and jet skis come and play in the bay and it has
the atmosphere, if not the warm water, of a
Kauai offers many exciting activities and extraordinary
places to discover and explore. With years of experience
and island knowledge, we are ready to assist and would
love to create a customized vacation just for you.
Whether you're paddling tranquil jungle streams, touring
the renowned Na Pali coast or scheduling a personal
chef, our service is complimentary and we look forward
to booking activities for you with Kauai's most
respected and reputable activity companies.
No Hawaiian holiday would be complete without a sail
along the majestic coastline of Kauai. What a view!
Whether you choose a snorkel and picnic sail or a
romantic sunset dinner cruise, we ensure that you will
have the trip of a lifetime.
The experts in unforgettable beauty say "the only way to
see Kauai is from the air"... helicopter tours lets you
discover Kauai's most inspiring mountains, most magical
caves, enticing waterways, unique flora and fauna, rich
red dirt and emerald green vistas. Each one a work of
art sculpted by 6 million years of nature's finest
artisans, all combined to make your tour one of the most
thrilling experiences of your life.
A fun, exciting bike ride is from the rim of the famed
Waimea Canyon (el.3500') down 12 miles of smooth winding
blacktop all the way to the shore of the blue Pacific.
See the sun rise over the Waimea Canyon-it's
spectacular! You won't be snoozin'- you'll be cruisin'.
Experience Kauai on horseback! Whether you're an expert
horse person or a novice, you'll find a number of riding
stables with something for everyone. CJM Stables in
Poipu offers a variety of small personalized group
tours. You'll see picturesque coastal views and
spectacular mountain scenery while experienced guides
share ancient and historic Hawaiian legends along with
the local lore of this rugged and panoramic island.
They'll take you into Hidden Valley, past secluded
secret beaches, on breakfast rides and beach-swim-picnic
rides. Even mini rodeos are available!
Imagine yourself on a magical guided tour into Kauai's
most secluded water falls. Take a trip down the Hule'ia,
a beautiful and historic jungle stream and hike up a
valley to an enchanting waterfall. Or take the challenge
- a 15-mile kayak along one of the most beautiful and
remote shorelines, the Na Pali Coast.
Learn the scuba dive in the clear tropical waters of
Kauai, one of the world's top 10 diving destinations. If
you are already a certified diver, spend the day diving
off The Forbidden Island of Ni'ihau, exploring sea caves
and swimming with monk seals and sea turtles. You may
also choose to learn to surf with a professional surfer
or spend the day catching fish on a sport fishing trip.
Championship golf is found at both the Kiahuna Golf Club
and the Poipu Bay Resort Golf Club which are operating
daily and open to the public. Golfers will find a total
of 36 holes of spectacular golf between both courses
designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. The Kiahuna Golf Club
is a par 70, 6366 yard course, situated in the heart of
Poipu. The Poipu Bay Resort Golf Club, home of the 1998
PGA Grand Slam, is a par 72, 6959 yard oceanfront course
located at the eastern side of Poipu.
Tennis players find an assortment of courts available at
each of our condominiums except Poipu Makai, and Prince
Kuhio. At Nihi Kai Villas, Waikomo Stream Villas, The
Poipu Crater Resort, Lawai Beach Resort, The Kiahuna
Plantation, the Makahuena and at Poipu Kai Resort
ATV and Tubing Tours
Hop on one of the hottest and newest island activities:
an All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) tour along rugged
backcountry trails. An exhilarating journey, you will
ride through forests, swim beneath cool waterfalls, and
enjoy a great picnic style lunch. Or take the
Backcountry Tubing Adventure. This adventure takes you
back in time... tube the flumes and ditches of the old
Lihue Sugar Plantation. Be ready to have fun and get
Weddings on the Beach
Your dream of exchanging vows on glorious white sand
beaches, amid lush tropical gardens, in a lovely and
historic church or atop a majestic cliff overlooking the
blue Pacific can all come true here on Kauai. Weddings
on the Beach will arrange the wedding you want on one of
the world's most spectacular islands with lots of aloha.
How about a limo, a horse drawn carriage, Hawaiian
entertainment, Butterflies release, or a Hawaiian luau!
Memories to last a lifetime!
No vacation would be complete without experiencing the
heritage and tradition of the islands at an authentic
Hawaiian luau. The traditional Imu ceremony begins while
you watch your feast of kalua pig being unearthed from
its underground oven. You'll find most luaus offer
all-you-can eat buffets which include such favorites as
Mahi Mahi, poi, lomi lomi salmon, namasu, tropical
island fruits and delicious desserts. The ambience of
Hawaii continues with a torch lighting ceremony and the
luau show that takes you on a magical tour with native
songs and dances that captures the legend and lore of
Dining, Shopping & Services
With over twenty-five restaurants to choose from, most
of Poipu's restaurants offer wonderful fresh fish,
succulent tropical fruit selections and very romantic
settings. There is also a wide range of services
available to you from grocers, cleaners, banking, photo
supplies, gifts and medical services.
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