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Banyan Drive, Lili`uokalani Japanese Gardens
Banyan Drive & Liliuokalani Gardens | Coconut Island
Banyan Drive, where most large hotels in Hilo are located, has Banyan trees planted by Babe Ruth, Amelia Earhart, FDR, and Nixon. The drive circles Waiakea peninsula, and offers access to Reed's Bay, Liliuokalani Park & Gardens (see below), and Coconut Island.