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Big Island Sights

Moku Ola (Coconut Island)

  • Banyan Dr. Map It
  • Hilo
  • Island

Updated 03/04/2015

Fodor's Review

This small island, also known as Coconut Island, sits just offshore from Liliuokalani Gardens. Acessible via a footbridge, it was considered a place of healing in ancient times. Today it's a nicely manicured spot where children play in the tide pools and fisherfolk try their luck.

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Banyan Dr., Hilo, Hawaii, 96720, United States

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Updated 03/04/2015

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Jun 28, 2008

Kids love it!

So will you. It has a small sandy beach that the kids can splash & frolic in and build sand castle. Very beautiful views of Hilo, the Lili'uokalani Gardens. A great place to slow down and enjoy a quiet afternoon.

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Jul 19, 2007

A Lovely Spot in Hilo

This pretty island right next to the Hilo Hawaiian Hotel was a lovely place to take a stroll and I would have definitely spent more time here if we were in Hilo longer. A great picinic and swimming spot with beautiful views of Hilo!

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May 8, 2007

If you're nearby, worth a stroll

Not a must see, but if you're around the area, it's a nice little walk.

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