Kauai

Kauai is the most northwestern of 's major islands and is the 4th largest by size and population. Nicknamed the Garden Island, it is covered with lush greenery and tropical plants, watered regularly by abundant rainfall.

Notable Places in the Area

Summit
is the highest point on the of Kauai and in Kauai County and measures 5,243 feet in elevation. Photo: bradhoc, CC BY 2.0.

Summit
Mount Waiʻaleʻale is a shield volcano and the second highest point on the island of Kauaʻi in the . Photo: rjones0856, CC BY 2.0.

Kauai

Latitude
22.0494° or 22° 2' 57.9" north
Longitude
-159.531° or 159° 31' 51.6" west
Open Location Code
73J22FX9+QJ
Population
66,900
IATA airport code
LIH
Elevation
2,018 feet (615 metres)
Geo­Names ID
5848511

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Kauai
  • Arabic: Kauai
  • Arabic: كاواي
  • Azerbaijani: Kauai adası
  • Basque: Kauai
  • Belarusian: Востраў Каўаі
  • Belarusian: Каўаі
  • Bengali: কাউয়াই
  • Bulgarian: Кауаи
  • Catalan: Kauai
  • Cebuano: Kaua‘i
  • Chinese: Kauaʻi
  • Chinese: 可愛島
  • Chinese: 考爱岛
  • Chinese: 考艾岛
  • Chinese: 考艾島
  • Croatian: Kauai
  • Czech: Kauai
  • Danish: Kauai
  • Dutch: Kaua'i
  • Dutch: Kauai
  • Egyptian Arabic: كاواى
  • English: Kauai Island
  • English: Kauaʻi
  • English: The Garden Isle
  • Esperanto: Kauai
  • Estonian: Kauai
  • Finnish: Kauai
  • French: Kaua'i
  • French: Kauai
  • French: Kauaʻi
  • French: Liste de films tournés à Kauai
  • French: Île de Kauai
  • Galician: Kaua'i
  • Galician: Kauai
  • Georgian: კაუა
  • German: Kaua'i
  • German: Kauai
  • German: Kauaʻi
  • Greek: Καουάι
  • Hausa: Kauaʻi
  • Hawaiian: Kauaʻi
  • Hawaiian: Kaua‘i
  • Hebrew: קאואיי
  • Hindi: कवाई
  • Hindi: काउआइ
  • Hungarian: Kauai
  • Indonesian: Kauai
  • Irish: Kauai
  • Italian: Kaua'i
  • Italian: Kauai
  • Japanese: カウアイ島
  • Korean: 카우아이섬
  • Latin: Kauai
  • Lithuanian: Kauai
  • Malay: Kauai
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kauaʻi
  • Norwegian: Kauai
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kauai
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kauai
  • Occitan (post 1500): Kauai
  • Persian: کائوآئی
  • Persian: کائوائی
  • Polish: Kaua'i
  • Polish: Kauai
  • Polish: Kauaʻi
  • Portuguese: Kauai
  • Romanian: Kauai
  • Russian: Кауаи
  • Serbian: Кауаи
  • Serbian: Кауај
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kauai
  • Spanish: Kauai
  • Swedish: Kaua'i
  • Swedish: Kauai
  • Swiss German: Kauaʻi
  • Thai: คาไว
  • Tosk Albanian: Kauaʻi
  • Turkish: Kauai
  • Ukrainian: Кауай
  • Ukrainian: Кауаї
  • Urdu: کائوائی
  • Vietnamese: Kauai
  • Waray (Philippines): Kauai
  • Western Frisian: Kauaï
  • Wu Chinese: 考艾岛
  • Ataguay
  • Atoo
  • Atooai
  • Atooi
  • Atouai Island
  • Atoui
  • Atowa
  • Attahoy
  • Attoi
  • Atuai
  • Atui
  • Atuvai
  • Garden Island
  • Island of Kauai
  • Kauwai
  • Kawai
  • Otuai
  • Tauai

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