Before You Go:
Plugs: The US uses A and B plugs, and operates on a 120V voltage
Time zone: Hawaiian Aleutian Standard Time (GMT-10)
When to visit: December-April and June-August are the high seasons. December- April is the wet season (note: rain is inevitable when visiting Kauai, even during the "dry season." It's why everything is so lush!)
How many days: 7 days
Nearest airport: Lihue Airport
How to get around: Rent a car. You'll be glad you did, as you'll be able to more easily explore the beaches, hikes and waterfalls.
Local history: Kauai has become a popular spot to film movies. Sixty movies have been filmed here, including Jurassic Park and Pirates of the Caribbean
Fun fact: Don't be surprised if you see an abundance of chickens running around the island. Hurricane Iniki destroyed many farmers' chicken coops in 1992, thus liberating the chickens to run free. The chicken has become the official bird of Kauai.