Lihue is the where you fly into when you arrive on Kauai. It is the hub of the island. It is equal distance to both the north and west side of the island.
We have resorts, big box stores, residential homes and apartments, commercial buildings, and state and county offices. The barge and cruise ships also come to port in Nawiliwili. There is also a community college that offers advanced degrees.
There are many recreational things to do in Lihue. There are beaches for sunbathing and surfing. We have hiking and jogging trails. Golf. Shopping and eateries. You can also go tubing through old sugar fields waterways and tunnels.