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Liliuokalani Gardens: Tours & Tickets

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Banyan Drive, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4680
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The gardens are located adjacent to the coast at the entrance to the carriageway leading to the Hilton Double Tree Hotel. With the Edo style Torii red timber entrance it leads into the Japanese styled gardens with bridges, statues, periods and a Japanese tea house....More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Escape-overseas
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Beautiful Japanese garden with fish ponds. It is a nice cultural garden with some bridges and Japanese architecture.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Nattysimps
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a nice garden, but has acres of lawn and is very spread out. Less lawn and walking would have made it easier to enjoy.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Dottie77
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popular walking/jogging spot in the morning. The scenery is nice and enjoyable. I just walked around the area in the typical photo of the place, so I don't know if I missed great sights on the rest of the gardens. When I was there, most...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank jrperkins3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The gardens are about 30 acres along the south side of Hilo Bay. Named for the last reigning monarch of Hawaii, it’s the largest Japanese Garden outside of Japan. It’s free to the public, no cost. Suggest visiting in a morning when it’s less likely...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank CharlesR643
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very beatiful park located near the Coconut Island. Calm and full of water and fish when the water is high.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 105svyatoslavp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a totally awesome atmosphere. The gardens were lovely and welcoming. Really enjoyed the softness of the beautiful green grass! We live in a very dry atmosphere and having some greenery is wonderful! We spent a full day and enjoyed everything about the Gardens....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank happy4travel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These Japanese gardens are beautiful. Located a few miles from Hilo airport. They are peaceful, serene and lovely to look at. Water features, walking bridge, lovely trees and shrubs. A quiet respite at the end of a busy day of touring Hilo. On the drive...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Cruiseman21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me,my parents,sister,boyfriend went there,saw fish,went on the paths,bridges,you can sis on the benches

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Holly C
Reviewed 16 September 2019

Soft sloping lawns that wrap around ponds, gardens and oriental -esque statues make this park one of the most relaxing and pictureque in all of Hawaii. While it is right at the edge of town, it feels quiet and serene with ocean views as a...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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26 March 2019|
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Response from 624MikeP624 | Reviewed this property |
15-20 minutes
24 March 2018|
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Response from martinoberon | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about how you book events at the garden, but I do know you can book pavilions at the Panewa zoo just South of Hilo.
21 October 2017|
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Response from Bennyone47 | Reviewed this property |
It's an open Parkland. Free entry.