Best of 2 Days in Hilo

Recent Itineraries for Hilo in 2 Days

Spending 2 days in Hilo? Refer these recently created 2 days 1 night Hilo travel itineraries.

2 Days in Hilo - Perfect Weekend Guide

Planning what to do for couple of days in Hilo? It is best to sort your preferences and then choose from the options available in city. Hilo replete of beautiful points of interest never fails to overwhelm the tourists with its natural view and historical architecture.

What to pack for 2 days in Hilo vacation?

As you are going on a 2 days Hilo vacation, compact luggage is ideal. Carry a backpack that can fit in your belongings or choose a compact trolley bag. You only need one pair of shoes that you're wearing, make sure you pick sturdy ones for all the walking and sightseeing. Check the live weather of Hilo and pack just what's needed! Do not forget to bring extra batteries for your camera, you won't have time to move back-n-forth to your room to charge them. Pro Tips: Carry your Passport and photo identification proof with you at all times. Carry a Hilo local map, a hard copy or in your phone.

Are 2 days enough to explore Hilo?

It is slightly difficult to explore the entire city in 48 hours time, but you can easily visit the hand-picked 8-10 points of interest in Hilo on your trip. You will have to travel a bit if you want to cover all the popular places in Hilo within 2 days. So, if you have any particular place in mind, then plan your Hilo visit accordingly. If it is a weekend trip, check for special events happening and plan accordingly.

Trip Budget for a weekend trip to Hilo?

Hilo weekend itinerary budget would vary from is USD 136 to USD 346 as per your choices. There are enough free places in Hilo to ensure that unless there’s an exhibition or event you really want to see, paying is unnecessary.

How to spend 2 days in Hilo?

With so many things to explore, Hilo is a place to be. Walk along the streets of Hilo and soak in the very essence of its people, and culture; dine at its attractive restaurants; shop at its ambient stores, and unwind at one of its many green spaces. Wondering what to see in 2 days in Hilo? Triphobo offers you perfect itineraries that will cover all the must see places in Hilo. Start your day 1 in Hilo by visiting Akaka Falls State Park, Liliuokalani Park And Gardens in the morning. Experience the good food in the afternoon at local restaurants in Hilo. The best way to see Hilo and absorb its culture is by visiting Richardson Beach Park and spending some time there. Afterwards take a cab or walk to the Coconut Island which will take up the afternoon. In the evening, head to the Pepeekeo Scenic Drive before wrapping up the day where you can stroll, eat and shop in peace. On the day 2, we suggest you visit the Pacific Tsunami Museum, followed by Kaumana Caves Co Park and Imiloa Astronomy Center Of Hawaii. With these Hilo weekend itineraries and 2-day trips, we can make sure you will not miss out on any fun!

Money saving tips for Hilo weekend itinerary:

  • Skip the restaurants and cafes for street vendors and supermarkets
  • Get 2 Day Hilo transport Pass if possible which offers free public transport, free entrance to the recommended attractions
  • Couchsurfing is a great way to save loads on accommodation expenses
  • Spend More Time In Fewer Places of Hilo

Where to eat in Hilo if you've 48 hours?

48 hours to enjoy the culinary delights of Hilo and the best you can do is opt for a buffet that offers local variety at a reasonable rate.

Where to stay in Hilo for a weekend?

You can book a hotel or apartment close to Coconut Island and this would save you lot of time for 2 days trip. You can also opt homestays to stay in Hilo. Prices for the same may be slightly steep, but it is the convenience that matters!

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Where to Go in 2 Days in Hilo

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