10 Great Winter Getaways

We found ten coastal vacations you can enjoy in any temperature.

Lanai, Hawaii
Photo: Hawaii Tourism Japan (HTJ)

Lanai, Hawaii

Winter visitors to tiny Lanai find lush landscapes and luxury accommodations.

What to do: Book a guide and head out in a four-wheel-drive to Garden of the Gods, a mysterious display of rocks and boulders in all shapes and sizes. For more adventure, follow the Munro Trail, a 12-mile drive through rain forests to mountain summits.

Where to stay: After a long day on Lanai’s unpaved terrain, you can indulge in a spa treatment at the Lodge at Koele (808/565-4000) or enjoy spectacular Pacific views at the Manele Bay Hotel (808/565-2000), both Four Seasons Resorts; fourseasons.com.

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