In recent months, the number of tourists visiting Maui has risen significantly, with more than one million visiting the island in 2015.
The number of visitors visiting Mauin increased from 3.2 million in 2015 to 4.1 million in 2017, according to Tourism Maui, a nonprofit that tracks tourism and tourism statistics worldwide.
Tourism is one of the most popular industries in Hawaii.
More than 3,000 Hawaii companies are listed as having a Maui-related business, and the island hosts more than 200 major hotels and resorts.
The islands top-ranked Maui resort, Maui Castle, is the state’s third-largest hotel by number of rooms.
Hawaii’s tourism industry contributes to the state economy by providing jobs and income for the roughly 200,000 people who work in the tourism industry.
Tourists have been coming to Hawaii for decades, with tourists visiting Hawaii more than doubling between 1990 and 2015, according the Hawaii Tourism Board.
The tourism industry’s growth has also increased in recent years as the state has become more crowded.