Kapaʻa is a small town located on the east side of the island of Kauaʻi in the state of Hawaiʻi. It is the largest town on the east side of the island and is the seat of Kauaʻi County. The town is located on the banks of the Wailua River and is surrounded by mountains. The climate in Kapaʻa is tropical and the weather is warm and humid year-round. The town is a popular tourist destination due to its proximity to the beaches and other attractions on the east side of the island. Parking in downtown Kapaʻa can be difficult to find, but there are several public parking lots available.