June 22, 2016 |


Lili’uokalani Park and Gardens

  Address: Banyan Drive, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI Liliʻuokalani Park and Gardens is a beautiful 30-acre park with Japanese gardens, located on Banyan Drive in Hilo on the island of Hawaiʻi. Located in downtown Hilo, nearby many motels,...see more

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June 20, 2016 |


Wailuku State River Park (Rainbow Falls Waterfall)

Address:  Waianuenue Ave., About 1.6 miles above the ocean Description:  Rainbow (Waiānuenue) Falls is a waterfall located in Hilo, Hawaii. It is 80 ft (24 m) tall and almost 100 ft (30 m) in diameter. The falls are part of the Hawai'i State...see more

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June 18, 2016 |


Wailuku State Park (Boiling Pots Waterfall)

Address:  Waianuenue Ave., About ½ mile above the Hilo Medical CenterDescription:  .  This stop is just a mile above Rainbow Falls.  From Hilo, first stop by Rainbow Falls, then go farther up the street to stop at Boiling Pots.  It is the same river,...see more

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June 16, 2016 |


Onekahakaha State Beach Park

Address: 744 Onekahakaha Rd, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720 Hilo is filled with beach parks, and this is one of the best! This beach park is especially great for kids, for it features a shallow 2-ft sandy bottom that is protected from the...see more

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June 14, 2016 |


Tsunami Museum in Hilo

Address: 130 Kamehameha Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720 Website: http://www.tsunami.org/index/index.html The Tsunami Museum in Hilo is dedicated in preserving the history of the April 1, 1946 Pacific tsunami and the May 23, 1960 Chilean...see more

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June 12, 2016 |


Lyman’s Museum

Address: 276 Haili Street, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720 Website: http://lymanmuseum.org Lyman's Museum and Mission House's goal is to educate it's visitors about the story of Hawaii, it's islands, and peoples. The Lyman Museum originally...see more

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June 9, 2016 |


Hilo’s Palace Theatre

Address:  38 Haili Street, Hilo website: http://hilopalace.com Great example of 1920s architecture (built 1925), the Palace plays movies and has live performances.  It is located downtown in the area of classic architecture that defines central...see more

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June 6, 2016 |


Big Island Candy

Address: 585 Hinano Street, Hilo Website: http://bigislandcandies.com The desire to visit a tourist oriented candy store will depend on your desire to visit a cute, over priced candy store/factory.  Its best attribute is that it is right in...see more

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May 28, 2016 |


Hilo “Panaewa” Zoo

Address: Hwy 11 to Stainback Hwy, Hilo, Island of Hawaii (Big Island), HI 96720 Website: http://hilozoo.com/ Come visit the only natural tropical rainforest zoo in the United States!  Right here on the Big Island. This is the perfect...see more

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May 25, 2016 |


Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Company

Address: 16-701 Macadamia Rd, Keaau, Island of Hawaii, HI 96749 Website: https://www.maunaloa.com Come visit the factory where Hawaii's favorite snack is made! Here at the Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Company you can see the creation of their...see more

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May 20, 2016 |


Hilo Coffee Mill

Address: 17-995 Volcano Rd, Mountain View, Island of Hawaii, HI 96771 Website: http://hilocoffeemill.com/ A perfect destination for coffee lovers! Located between Hilo and the Volcanoes National Park. Come visit the beautiful 24 acres where...see more

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May 17, 2016 |


Akatsuka Orchid Gardens

Address: 11-3051 Volcano Road, Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785 Website: http://www.akatsukaorchid.com/ NOTE:  ONLY open Wednesday and Fridays.  ONLY 10:00 - 12:00 and then 12:30 - 3:00. A must see for flower lovers! The Akatsuka Orchid...see more

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