According to the Hawaii Visitor Statistics Report, which was released by HTA on Wednesday, Hawaii had more than 10.4 million visitors last year , a 5.4% increase from 2018, which saw the arrival of nearly 9.9 million visitors .
The number of visitors coming to Hawaii despite a mandatory 14-day self-quarantine went up over the past three days. The Hawaii Tourism Authority reported today that Saturday’s trans-Pacific passenger count was 683, including 106 visitors and 220 residents.
The Japanese, with their economic and historical ties to Hawaii and the US as well as relative geographical proximity, make up the largest group of inbound international travelers to the islands, reaching 1,568,609 in 2017.
Research & Economic Analysis The primary source of income for Hawaii is the visitor sector which spreads itself over several industries, such as service, transportation and retail trade.
Oahu – The Gathering Place . Oahu is the most visited of all the Hawaiian islands, at nearly 4.7 million visitors annually. Maui – The Valley Isle . Maui is the second most visited island with around 2.4 million visitors each year. Kauai – The Garden Island. Hawaii – The Big Island .
Chinese visitors currently account for less than 2 percent of Hawaii’s almost 10 million annual visitors. They also spend more money per person than visitors from any other region.
Top 10 Places to Visit in Hawaii Waikiki Beach. Oahu. Na Pali Coast State Wilderness Park. Kauai. Haleakala National Park. Maui. Road to Hana. Maui. Moloka’i’s Kalaupapa National Historical Park. Maui. Trip to Lana’i. Maui. Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park. Big Island . Kona Coffee Farms. Big Island .
Hawaii is the most isolated population center on the face of the earth. Hawaii is 2,390 miles from California ; 3,850 miles from Japan ; 4,900 miles from China; and 5,280 miles from the Philippines. Hawaii is the only state that grows coffee. From east to west Hawaii is the widest state in the United States.