4 days in Island of Hawaii Itinerary

4 days in Island of Hawaii Itinerary

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4 days in Island of Hawaii Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  14​h 45​min
1
Hilo
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  14​h 45​min
End: New York City

3
nights
Hilo

One of the island of Hawaii's major towns, Hilo contains a mix of Asian and Polynesian cultures and is known for its proximity to a national park encompassing two active volcanoes.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, then admire the majestic nature at Akaka Falls State Park, then learn more about the world around you at Mokupapapa Discovery Center, and finally make a trip to Saddle Road.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Hilo travel planner .

New York City to Hilo is an approximately 15-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from New York City to Hilo. Traveling from New York City in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Hilo: highs are around 84°F and lows about 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hilo

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Jagger Museum, Saddle Road
Highlights from your plan
Helicopter Tours
Liliuokalani Gardens ©
Liliuokalani Gardens
Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead

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