Hawaii quick facts
Admitted to the Union: August 21, 1959 (50th)
Before statehood: Territory of Hawaii
Area rank: 43rd (10,931 sq mi / 28,311 sq km)
Highest elevation (Mauna Kea): 13,796 ft (4,205 m)
Elevation: 3,030 ft (924 m)
Wherever you go, there you are... Hawaii
With so many choices on what to do and what to see, Hawaii provides visitors with an abundance of memorable experiences. To help you get started on planning your Hawaii vacation, we've compiled a short list of some great the top sightseeing adventures & activities by island.