A Taste of the Garden Isle: In Partnership with Food & Wine Magazine

  • Port

    Nawiliwili, Kauai, Hawaii, US

  • Activity Level


  • Excursion Type

    Local Sightseeing, All

  • Wheelchair Accessible


  • Starting At


  • Minimum Age

    Information not currently available.

  • Duration

    Approximately 5 Hours

  • Meals Included


Eden-like Kauai is known as Hawaii's Garden Isle, with cascading waterfalls, sprawling farmland and lush greenery as far as the eye can see. This small-group tour discovers the sunny south side of Kauai and showcases its flavors, both bold and subtle. Guiding you is a knowledgeable foodie with an insider's view into the culture and history that defines Kauai.

On your travels today, six different stops introduce you to specialty stores, well-regarded local restaurants, and food trucks that you'd struggle to find on your own. The owners and chefs passionately proclaim the bounty of Kauai through their culinary creations.

Enjoy bites of Hawaii's award-winning sushi and molecular gastronomy.

Sample saimin -- Hawaii's own version of ramen, but elevated here with handmade noodles and house-smoked meats.

Visit a family-run market, where you can try the lunch plate -- a Hawaiian specialty made with fresh local produce.

Taste juices and sweets made with island fruits and vegetables, showcasing flavor combinations you won't find anywhere else.

Sated and happy, you'll return to the pier with a newfound appreciation of Kauai's amazing food culture.


Wear comfortable walking shoes.