Hilo Region, Big Island of Hawaii Photos

The Northeastern corner of the Big Island of Hawaii is anchored by the town of Hilo. The area is characterized by tropical jungle & tall waterfalls coming off the slopes of the Hawaii's volcano. Akaka Falls are the tallest in USA. Hilo area attractions include the Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, Lava Tree State Monument, & the Mauna Loa Macadamia nut plantation.

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Waterfalls west of Hilo from air. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Waterfall seen from bridge at Nanue. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Vegetation & river below bridge at Nanue. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Hilo palms under bridge at Nanue. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.
Waterfalls west of Hilo from air. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Waterfall seen from bridge at Nanue. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Vegetation & river below bridge at Nanue. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Hilo (Alexadra) palms (originally from Australian) under bridge at Nanue. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.
Surf seen from bridge at Nanue. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Coastline west of Hilo seen from air. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Waves on rocky shore of Turtle Bay at Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Turtle Bay at Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.
Surf seen from bridge at Nanue. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Coastline west of Hilo seen from air. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Waves on rocky shore of Turtle Bay at Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Turtle Bay at Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.
Lily pond in Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Red flower at Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Flowering tree at Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Red & green broad-leafed plant at Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.
Lily pond in Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Red flower at Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Flowering tree at Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Red & green broad-leafed plant at Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.
Alexandra Palms introduced over 100 years ago at Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Tropical path in Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Akaka Falls west of Hilo, from air. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Kahuna Falls near Akaka Falls, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.
Alexandra Palms introduced over 100 years ago at Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Tropical path in Hawaiian Tropical Botanical Gardens, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Akaka Falls west of Hilo, from air. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Kahuna Falls near Akaka Falls, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.
Akaka Falls west of Hilo, tallest in USA. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Yellow bamboo at Akaka Falls State Park, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Boiling pots rapids near Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Rainbow falls near Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.
Akaka Falls west of Hilo, tallest in USA. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Yellow bamboo at Akaka Falls State Park, west of Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Boiling pots rapids near Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Rainbow falls near Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.
Hilo town from air. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Kamehameha Street in downtown Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Hilo Harbor. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Shore at Hawaii Naniloa Resort at Hilo Harbor. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.
Hilo town from air. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Kamehameha Street in downtown Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Hilo Harbor. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Shore at Hawaii Naniloa Resort at Hilo Harbor. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.
Hawaii Naniloa Resort at Hilo Harbor. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Big nut greeting statue at Mauna Loa Macadamia factory. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Various flavors of Mauna Loa Macadamia nuts. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Lava Tree State Monument where tree trunks left molded holes in lava, near Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.
Hawaii Naniloa Resort at Hilo Harbor. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Big nut greeting statue at Mauna Loa Macadamia factory. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Various flavors of Mauna Loa Macadamia nuts. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.Lava Tree State Monument where tree trunks left molded holes in lava, near Hilo. Big Island of Hawaii, HI.

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