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Short hike to a jumping and swimming spot with great views of volcanic cliffs, waterfalls and the Hawaiian surf.

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MK M. (155)

Muddy and lots of people, but still fun. Watch out for sea urchins!

Shawni Hedberg (195)

3 Completed1 Reviews

Hike can be muddy and slippery. Wearing proper shoes is a must. I did wear flip flops which made for z challenging hike at some points, but I made it. This is not a challenging hike by no means otherwise. Beautiful views of the mountains and ocean and of course the bath itself. This is a must-do if coming to Kauai.

John Bartlett (767)

57 Completed10 Reviews

Slippery, but it had rained. No one that comes to Princeville should ever miss it. Don't go in the winter months the seas will sweep you away! But in the summer it's the best swimming hole you could ever imagine!

Kaley B. (422)

Easy hike to Queen's Bath.

Sue Kent (1972)

48 Completed35 Reviews

Lots of turtles and a great sunset. You need to be watching the waves because it can be dangerous.

Julie Dunn (226)

5 Completed5 Reviews

dan Klein (1954)

36 Completed16 Reviews

Daisy N. (58)

Great short walk to the ocean, great to just relax and hear and see the waves

Landon Elscott (153)

2 Completed2 Reviews

The hike itself is very short and pretty easy - although there's a couple areas where I suppose you could twist an ankle. The stream running alongside the trail is certainly pretty, but the great view occurs as it opens up to the coastline.

It is here that many tourists think they've arrived at Queen's Bath but I'm fact you must continue down the coast a bit farther to roughly the third "pool" along the coast. You can tell it is the Queen's Bath due to a sort of stream of water into it.

Important: While the trail along the coast may seem to be a simple stroll along the rocks, do not be fooled. On rough days in winter months especially, large north shore waves can crash along the walking surface. Secondly, while the bath is a popular swimming location, it has taken many lives as even on the calmest days a rogue, rare wave can crash into the bath with lots of force. In fact, even if the water is completely calm and has been for many minutes, the north shore waves can be impossibly difficult to predict and end up turning very rough in a matter of seconds.

j. blackhawk (265)

12 Completed10 Reviews

Beautiful and my favorite spot to visit in Kauai. It's become well marked over the years and now has official parking spaces... I don't know if that's a good thing or not. Gorgeous views but was a bit busy.