Here are a few quick tips & info resources to help plan your visit to Lāna‘i City.
Lāna‘i City is very compact and walkable. Some people have “seen it all” in an hour while others can “spend the day” ….. depends on each individuals’ taste & preferences.
Time spent on Lunch usually averages 30-45 minutes.
Pele’s is closed for lunch Sat & Sun and Cafe 565 is closed on Sunday. Blue Ginger only accepts cash – no cc. Canoes is closed. No Ka Oi is off of the square at Houston & 9yth and is open for lunch most weekdays as is the Poke shop (which sells out early – located on Gay Street) Coffee Works is located at Ilima & 6th and is open 7am-4pm.
Mike Carroll Gallery (A must for the chance to meet Kathy Carroll founder of the Cat Sanctuary.)
The Local Gentry – Great selection “local” clothing, etc.
Hula Hut – Souvenirs and gifts.
Lana‘i Art Center – Community run Art Center.
https://www.lanaichc.org/ is another, imo, must see.
Great APP & Guide – Info on Lāna‘i:
Weather can be “variable”. It also can be cooler upcountry on Lāna‘i than expected so everything from sunscreen to layers, an umbrella or light weight jacket are always a good idea.