Hilo is a town on the of . The county seat and largest city in Hawaii County, Hilo is the one of the best starting points to explore the eastern half of the island, including Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

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, formerly General Lyman Field, is owned and operated by the Department of Transportation. is situated 2½ miles east of Hilo. Photo: Polihale, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo or UH Hilo is a public university in .

is a large bay located on the eastern coast of the . is situated 1¼ miles north of Hilo. Photo: KanoaWithington, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a census-designated place in Hawaiʻi County, , United States. is situated 2½ miles north of Hilo. Photo: Paolo Salmaso, CC BY 2.0.

is an ancient subdivision in the Hilo District of the and an early settlement on . is situated 1 mile northeast of Hilo.


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