Akaka Falls State Park, Hilo

Must see · Waterfall · State Park
Experience lush vegetation and towering waterfalls at Akaka Falls State Park. Set out on the paved footpath just off the parking lot for a loop through the park. On this easy, 0.6 km (0.4 mi) walk, you can see tropical plants and stop at viewpoints for two waterfalls, Kahūnā and Akaka. At Akaka Falls, watch water plummet 129 m (422 ft) into a stream-eroded gorge. Consider bringing some bug spray to ward off mosquitos. Plan to visit Akaka Falls State Park during your Hilo vacation using our convenient Hilo travel planner.
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  • A nice and cool place. Lots of greenery and a real gem - the waterfall. It's a good stop on your way to other attractions.  more »
  • You can park your car and then take a hike.. Hike is easy.. If you take full round then it's about a mile or so.  more »

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