- Our list of the best things to do in Hilo, Hawaii, features the top 82 nearby activities — including 42 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Hilo, HI has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Tours, Museums & Galleries, and Adventures.
- The results below include the top 35 things to do within the city of Hilo, HI , followed by 47 popular activities in nearby cities, including Pahoa, Volcano, Hakalau, Honomu, Keaau, Laupahoehoe, Papaikou, Volcanoes, Wailea, Kailua-Kona, Kurtistown and Mountain View
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99% 849 votes
28-1710 Honomu Rd., Honomu, HI MoreLess Info
Since 2002, Skyline Eco Adventures - Akaka Falls Zipline Tour has offered unforgettable tourism experience on the Hawaiian Islands. Clients soar high above lush forests, sparkling beaches and verdant fields. No prior ziplining experience is necessary, although it is helpful.
95% 38 votes
Between Hilo and Volcano off HWY 11, Kurtistown, HI MoreLess Info
Hawaii's longest cave system - and possibly the longest in the entire world - is called the Kilauea Caverns of Fire. The Caverns are a series of lava tubes that descend and twist down far beneath the surface. All entrants must wear a hard hat.
72% 29 votes
Highway 19, Wailea, HI MoreLess Info
A county park, Kolekole Beah Park is a small, pastoral space with an extensive grassy area, covered pavilions, and picnic areas with tables and barbecue grills. The park is an under-the-bridge park, and features a small waterfall.
76% 17 votes
North End of Wailea Rd., Hakalau, HI MoreLess Info
One of Hawaii's most photogenic beachers, Hakalau Beach is a favorite of photographers, landscape painters, hikers, ATV riders and other outdoor enthusiasts. The powerful surf prevents safe swimming, snorkeling and diving.
92% 121 votes
17-995 Volcano Rd, Mountain View, HI 96771 MoreLess Info
Coffee aficionados love visiting the Hilo Coffee Mill, one of the largest and most famous coffee producers in Hawaii. The Mill has a large store on its campus and offers free shipping on large mail orders.
99% 135 votes
16-1340 39th Ave, Keaau, HI 96749 MoreLess Info
Chartered tour provider Marylou's Big Island Guided Tours - Private Tours is a tourism firm that caters to small groups. Each tour is unique and molded to suit the preferences of the client. There are no 'stock tours.' Call the company for more information and to make reservations.
61% 18 votes
31-240 Old Mamalahoa Highway, Hakalau, HI 96710 MoreLess Info
Hakalau's Botanical World Adventures is a botanical garden that offers a wide variety of activities and entertainments. Visitors can walk garden mazes, ride zip lines, and take segway tours of the gardens.
87% 39 votes
Old Camp Rd, Honomu, HI MoreLess Info
Located in Honomu, Hawaii, the Umauma Falls are a series of cascading waterfalls located in a dense tropical forest. They are a popular destination for zipline tours and hiking expeditions.
71% 142 votes
Highway 19 & Leopolino Road & Old Mamalohoa Highway, Hakalau, HI 96728 MoreLess Info
Immerse yourself in the glorious Hawaiian atmosphere at the World Botanical Gardens in Haiku. Featuring the Zip Isle Zip Line, multiple gardens, trails and other attractions, the World Botanical Gardens are a highlight for tourists interested in botany, ecology and conservation.
91% 116 votes
31-240 Government Road, Hakalau, HI 96710 MoreLess Info
Headquartered on the Big Island of Hawaii, Zip Isle Zip Line is a full-service zipline tour provider with an impeccable safety record. The tour fee includes admission to the World Botanical Gardens & Waterfalls, a park in which Zip Isle operates.