Pana‘ewa Rainforest Zoo & Gardens

800 Stainback Hwy.
Hilo, HI 96720- Map It
Phone: (808) 959-9233

AAA Editor Notes

Pana‘ewa Rainforest Zoo & Gardens is s. of Hilo International Airport at jct. SR 11 and Mamaki St. at 800 Stainback Hwy. This 12-acre natural rain forest zoo is home to 80 animal species, including spider monkeys, two-toed sloths, tigers, iguanas and Swainson’s toucans. A petting zoo and playground also are featured. Picnicking is permitted.
Hours: Daily 9-4. Petting zoo Sat. 1:30-2:30. Closed Jan. 1 and Christmas. Allow 1 hour minimum.