HENDERSON, Nev., July 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kauai is the fourth largest of the Hawaiian Islands and one of the most beautiful wilderness settings in the world. Start with a thrilling helicopter tour over plush greenery and majestic mountains. For a different look at the island, snorkeling along the coastline reveals some of the most amazing marine life. Kayaking excursions take guests up the Wailua River to visit the amazing Secret/Sacred Falls and for more of a challenge, sea kayaking in the waters off Kauai is considered the ultimate in kayaking adventures. Numerous zipline companies offer exciting views of the island from a unique perspective and no visit is complete without a boat charter to visit the humpback whales. For thrill seeking wilderness adventurers, take a bicycle ride down Waimea Canyon. Kauai is also known as the Garden Isle so a tour of the National Botanical Garden is a must.
For hikers, the Pony Express Trail is a 2,000 mile journey that passes through eight states following the old mail route that took the pony express riders just 10 days to navigate. The trail offers everything from mountain ranges to vast prairie land to rivers and streams through the states of Missouri, Nebraska, Utah, Wyoming, Kansas, Missouri, California and a small portion of Colorado.