Kamokila Hawaiian Village

Cultural Center in Wailua

While not a must-see, it's a pleasant diversion, especially for kids. Along the Wailua River, the 4-acre site includes reproductions of traditional Hawaiian structures amid thriving gardens of guava, mango and banana trees. Kamokila also offers canoe rentals and guided outrigger canoe tours, leaving hourly, which include paddling, hiking and waterfall swimming.

Turn south from Kuamoʻo Rd, opposite ʻOpaekaʻa Falls. The half-mile road leading to the village is steep and narrow. You can also rent a kayak elsewhere and paddle in.