Hilo Trip Planner

Plan a trip to Hilo and know your trip budget

Hilo Tourism and Travel Guide

Hilo is definitely a tropical paradise on the Big Island of Hawaii. The largest city in Hawaii County, Hilo is definitely nature’s bounty. The lush tropical rainforests, the dancing waterfalls and the magnificent volcanic peaks, all beckon to the nature lover inside you. There are beautiful state parks all across Hilo that let you experience
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Planning a trip to hilo

It is not an easy thing to plan a trip to Hilo in United States. There are so many things you need to consider including, but not limited to, booking flights, travelling, accommodation, and sightseeing. This is when the Triphobo comes to your rescue. All you have to do is enter the name of the place you want to go to and the whole itinerary will be planned in simple steps.

You will get all the travelling options connecting you to Hilo, United States. You can choose flights, select different flying routes, and add airports if you are travelling to multiple destinations. All the necessary things like departure - arrival timings, flight duration, and even layover duration will be in front your eyes. And do not worry if you have already booked your flights. You can add that to the list easily. If you are travelling by train or bus, change the information accordingly. The planner will calculate the budget and you will get a rough idea of how much travelling will cost you.

Do not worry about finding a perfect accommodation in Hilo, United States. This planner will give hundreds of options from different websites. You can be a budget traveller or you can be a looking forward to staying at a cozy homestay or you can be planning to have a luxurious stay at a 5-star hotel fully equipped with modern amenities. You will find every type of accommodation here. Compare prices, view ratings and customer reviews, check all the facilities before confirming the place. If you have booked a room already, then add that information and it will be calculated in the estimated budget.

You can plan a day by day itinerary or choose from different trip plans created by thousands of Triphobo users. When you start planning a vacation on your own, this trip planner for Hilo in United States will suggest you interesting places around. It will also show how much time you will need to travel to and from that tourist attraction and which modes of transport are available. When you add activities to your day-plan, you get suggestions about places, restaurants, and tours. If you want to visit something which is not mentioned on the list, add that to custom places and planner will gather all the related information. Add all the places you want, but do not forget to visit Akaka Falls State Park, Liliuokalani Park And Gardens, Richardson Beach Park here.

Even if you choose a ready-made trip plan of Hilo, United States, you can still change the sequence and add or delete the attractions. The planner gives you the liberty to alter the itinerary according to your preference. You can invite your friends and family members to view and edit the plans. You can invite 5 people at a time and they will be able to do changes if you give them access to edit. Sharing this information in advance comes in handy when you are travelling to some remote location. your loved ones will always know where you are staying and how to contact you.

While planning every little detail, you will also learn about the estimated cost of everything. You can see the detailed cost of things like transportation within Hilo, food, drinks, and shopping. If you are planning on spending on other things, you can easily make changes and add the extra items. You can also view budget in your own currency or the currency of Hilo, United States. It makes it easier to calculate your expenses.

Things to do in Hilo

Popular attractions





Restaurants in Hilo

  • New Chiang MAI Thai Cuisine

    Address: 110 Kalakaua St

  • Tina's Garden Gourmet Cafe

    Address: 168 Kamehameha Ave

    Thai Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses American
  • Seaside Restaurant

    Address: 1790 Kalanianaole Ave

  • Lani's Island Snack Shack

    Address: 681 Manono St

  • Pineapples Island Fresh Cuisine

    Address: 332 Keawe St

  • Bayfront Coffee Kava & Tea Company

    Address: 116 Kamehameha Ave

    Burgers Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses

Cafes in Hilo

  • Bears' Coffee

    Address: 106 Keawe St

    Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Burgers Delis
  • Starbucks

    Address: 438 Kilauea Ave

    Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • Hilo Shark's Coffee Shop

    Address: 41 Waianuenue Ave

    Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Restaurants

Homestays in Hilo

  • Hilo Honu Inn

    Address: 465 Haili St

    Hotels and Motels Bed and Breakfasts
  • At The Beach With Friends Bed & Breakfast

    Address: 369 Nene St

    Bed and Breakfasts
  • The Lotus Garden Hilo

    Address: 140 Kilauea Ave

    Hotels and Motels Lodges and Vacation Rentals Bed and Breakfasts

Hostels in Hilo

  • Arnott's Lodge & Hiking Adventures

    Address: 98 Apapane Rd

    Hotels and Motels Hostels
  • Wild Ginger Inn Hotel & Hostel

    Address: 100 Puueo St

    Hotels and Motels Bed and Breakfasts Hostels
  • Hilo Bay Hostel

    Address: 101 Waianuenue Ave

    Hotels and Motels Hostels

Other Important Places in Hilo

  • Hilo International Airport

    Address: 2450 Kekuanaoa St

    International Airports
  • Port of Hilo

    Address: -

  • Hawaiian Air Cargo

    Address: -

  • Gate 5

    Address: -

  • Hilo International Airport

    Address: 1 General Lyman Fld

  • Mauna Kea-Honolii Airport

    Address: -

  • Hawaii County Public Works

    Address: 101 Pauahi St

    Government Departments and Agencies
  • Hawaii Island Chamber of Commerce

    Address: 117 Keawe St

    Government Departments and Agencies
  • Hawaii County Mayor Office

    Address: 25 Aupuni St

    Government Departments and Agencies
  • Hawaii County Police Department

    Address: 349 Kapiolani St

    Police Stations
  • Crime Stoppers

    Address: 349 Kapiolani St

    Police Stations
  • County of Hawaii Community Relations

    Address: 349 Kapiolani St

    Police Stations
  • Connections New Century Public Charter School

    Address: 174 Kamehameha Ave

    Primary and Secondary Schools
  • E B De Silva Elementary School

    Address: 278 Ainako Ave

    Primary and Secondary Schools
  • Haaheo Elementary School

    Address: 121 Haaheo Rd

    Primary and Secondary Schools
  • Hilo Urgent Care Center

    Address: 45 Mohouli St

    Hospitals, Clinics and Medical Centers
  • Liberty Dialysis Hilo

    Address: 1384 Kinoole St

    Hospitals, Clinics and Medical Centers
  • Big Island Foot Care

    Address: 670 Ponahawai St

    Hospitals, Clinics and Medical Centers

How much does it cost to travel to Hilo

Plan your trip to Hilo with an estimated budget for your travel. The average daily cost of food in Hilo is USD 56.25 per person. For a family of four, the cost of eating out is USD 225. For accommodation, be ready to spend around USD 80 for a budget accommodation and USD 1389 for a luxury hotel, per day, per person. For getting around Hilo, you will need a rough figure of USD 37.5 per day. For detailed Hilo trip cost calculator, use Hilo Trip Planner.

  • Average Price of a Luxury Trip in Hilo

  • Average Daily Cost* USD 1591 Per Person
  • Cost for One Week USD 11137 Per Person
  • Cost for Two Weeks USD 22274 Per Person
  • Cost for One Month USD 47730 Per Person
  • Average Price of a Mid-Range Trip in Hilo

  • Average Daily Cost* USD 176 Per Person
  • Cost for One Week USD 1232 Per Person
  • Cost for Two Weeks USD 2464 Per Person
  • Cost for One Month USD 5280 Per Person
  • Average Price of a Budget Trip in Hilo

  • Average Daily Cost* USD 122 Per Person
  • Cost for One Week USD 854 Per Person
  • Cost for Two Weeks USD 1708 Per Person
  • Cost for One Month USD 3660 Per Person

*Based on Food, Accommodation & Transportation

How much will it cost once you're in Hilo

Food & Drinks
  • 3-Course meal (mid-range) USD 22.5
  • Fast food Combo meal USD 7
  • Coffee (Cappuccino regular) USD 4.33
  • Bottle of Water (1.5 L) USD 2.25
  • Soft Drinks (Coke/Pepsi, 0.33 L) USD 2
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 L) USD 4
Accommodation & Transportation
  • Budget Accommodation USD 80
  • Luxury Accommodation USD 1389
  • Taxi Start (Standard Tariff) USD 2
  • Taxi per km (Standard Tariff) USD 2.49
  • One-way Ticket (Local Transit) USD 1.5
  • Fuel (1 L) USD 0.82
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