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All reviews banyan drive jump off hilo hawaiian picnic tables stone tower across the bridge foot bridge local kids great place for a picnic liliuokalani gardens nice walk tide pools walk around japanese garden hilo town picnic lunch short walk
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice walk to and still waters around for enjoyment of the ocean since most waters around Hilo side are rough and rocky.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank theeshawnalee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good place to air out the kids, have a picnic, and jump off the tower into the ocean. There is (by my estimation) a fifteen foot jump and a twenty foot jump from the tower that was fun. But that was about...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank U5546GProbertk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walk around Coconut Island (Moku Ola) and Liliuokulani Park almost every day when we're in Hilo - and luckily we're in Hilo a lot. On the weekends there are families picnicking and kids splashing in the water. On quieter days we've seen sea turtles...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bryan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

How inspiring the story was of coconut island,. Swim around the island 3 times for healing. Just to spend everyday there for 3 days was healing!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank debbiemurakami
Reviewed 8 December 2018

We were staying nearby what must be the smallest island in Hawaii: Coconut Island which is about 500ft across. It is accessed by a small footbridge and offers a gentle stroll round the gardens and a visit to what remains the old harbour structure. Take...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jeffrey1809
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Nice little park with a great ocean view. It has public washrooms and a palm tree that has markers showing how high various tsunamis were in Hilo over the years

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank InToonwithWife
Reviewed 4 November 2018

This little island is so pretty and awesome to walk. Great place to picnic and watch the ocean waves.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 359charah
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Fun little island close to hotels by the bay, super clean and easy to access. Parking can be difficult.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BlaykeBusby44
Reviewed 8 October 2018

This is a nice spot to have a picnic. During our visit, many families were there enjoying the day playing in the water and relaxing. There are a few picnic tables and the views are fantastic. The setting is what you would expect when you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Paulette A
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Pretty little island easy to walk to Lots of locals hang out here fishing and having family events Kids love diving off the stone tower Nice place for a picnic

Date of experience: October 2018
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