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Banyan Drive

Island of Hawaii, HI
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Ranked #160 of 194 Attractions in Island of Hawaii
Type: Scenic Drives, Outdoors
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Type: Scenic Drives, Outdoors
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English first
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We stopped to go for a walk along Banyan Drive because we'd heard it was a popular, historically significant street that was worth visiting in Hilo. Sure enough, we were able to see dozens of HUGE banyan trees, planets by celebrities and politicians of the 1930's. Although most of the names were not familiar to me, I was quite excited... More 

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Sydney Australia
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123 reviews 123 reviews
20 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

This is where most hotels are. Very nice pond. Great hotels. Some good restaurants. And a nice walk. Great little detour.

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Los Angeles, California
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48 reviews 48 reviews
23 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012 via mobile

This road is lined by numerous banyan trees planted by 1930s celebrities such as Babe Ruth. This is a nice 5 minutes drive if you are closeby.

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