Hilo Coast & Botanical Gardens Shore Excursion Detail
Activity Level
  • 3.6667/5 Stars.
(3 Reviews)
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Port: Hilo, Hawaii
Approx. Duration: 2½ hours
Adult Pricing: $44*
Child Pricing: $34*
*Prices vary by sail date.
Adventurous:
  • 2.6667/5
Cultural/Educational:
  • 4.0/5
Family Oriented:
  • 4.0/5
Fun:
  • 3.3333/5
Picture yourself in a lush, natural paradise. At the Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden you can wander amidst 2,000 species of fragrant tropical flowers, colorful fruits and plants from all over the world.
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Hilo Coast & Botanical Gardens

Picture yourself in a lush, natural paradise. At the Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden you can wander amidst 2,000 species of fragrant tropical flowers, colorful fruits and plants from all over the world.


The garden features nature trails and is graced with sparkling streams, several waterfalls, and dramatic ocean vistas. The collection includes an extensive assortment of palms – nearly 200 varieties – including a grove of towering Alexandra palms that mimics the hushed atmosphere of a cathedral. The air is filled with the fragrance of tropical flowers and fruits, and is also home to many birds.


All plants are labeled for easy identification. You'll receive a map of the garden's trails at the Visitor Center, and then enjoy your time wandering the grounds at your own pace, taking photographs or just absorbing the natural beauty of this unique place.

Activity Level
  • 3.6667/5 Stars.
(3 Reviews)
Write a Review
Port: Hilo, Hawaii
Approx. Duration: 2½ hours
Adult Pricing: $44*
Child Pricing: $34*
*Prices vary by sail date.
Adventurous:
  • 2.6667/5
Cultural/Educational:
  • 4.0/5
Family Oriented:
  • 4.0/5
Fun:
  • 3.3333/5

  1. Tours with this activity level involve walking over relatively level terrain, possibly some cobblestone, gravel, or a few steps. Comfortable shoes are recommended.
  2. Tours with this activity level involve a considerable amount of physical activity such as substantial walking over cobblestone streets, uneven or steep terrain, climbing stairs, or extended periods of standing. Not recommended for guests with physical limitations. Comfortable, sturdy shoes are recommended.
  3. Tours with this activity level involve physical exertion for extended periods of time; can involve uneven or steep terrain or swimming in a light current. Recommended only for physically fit and adventurous travelers.