5 days in Island of Hawaii Itinerary

5 days in Island of Hawaii Itinerary

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5 days in Island of Hawaii Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  19​h 15​min
1
Hilo
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Hawi
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  25​h
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
night
Hilo

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): stop by Hilo Coffee Mill, take in nature's colorful creations at Liliuokalani Gardens, and then admire the sheer force of Akaka Falls State Park. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at Volcano Art Center, then trek along Kipuka Puaulu (Bird Park) Trail, then hike along Kilauea Iki Trailhead, and finally take a memorable drive along Devastation Trail.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Hilo attractions planner .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Hilo is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Hilo due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in August, things will get little chillier in Hilo: highs are around 34°C and lows about 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Hawi.

Things to do in Hilo

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hilo Coffee Mill
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Akaka Falls State Park ©
Akaka Falls State Park
Liliuokalani Gardens ©
Liliuokalani Gardens
Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead

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Hawi

Hawi ©
Hawi is a census-designated place (CDP) in Hawaii County, Hawaii, United States. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Puukohola National Historic Park, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lapakahi State Historical Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kohala Historical Sites State Monument, then view the masterpieces at Hawaii Cigar & Ukulele, then appreciate the views at Pololu Valley Lookout, and finally pause for some photo ops at Statue "King Kamehameha".

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Hawi trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Hilo to Hawi takes 2 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Hilo in August: highs in Hawi hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hawi

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Island of Hawaii, Statue "King Kamehameha", Puukohola National Historic Park
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Pololu Valley Lookout ©
Pololu Valley Lookout
Puukohola National Historic Park ©
Puukohola National Historic Park
Statue ©
Statue "King Kamehameha"

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