The beaches on the south shore of Kaua’i are sun drenched and breezy in summer. Kukui'ula Harbor is the perfect jumping off point for water sports and adventures, a family beach day and to sit and watch the legendary Kaua'i sunsets. Poipu Beach is perfect for families and has been rated as the best beach in America. Hanalei Bay Pavilion, on the island’s north shore, is in the center of a two-mile crescent bay with facilities perfect for a day trip in winter. Fuji Beach, on the east side, is popular for exploring tide pools, while Polihale Beach on the west side is great for enjoying Kauai’s spectacular sunsets.