Big Island

The island of Hawai'i - universally called the Big Island by visitors to avoid confusion with its namesake state - is the largest island of the state of in the .

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is a town on the of . The county seat and largest city in Hawaii County, is the one of the best starting points to explore the eastern half of the island, including Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

is a United States National Park on the of the island state of .

, often referred to as "Kona" by the locals, is nestled at the bottom of the Hualalai Volcano.


Honoka'a is a city on the of , and acts as the gateway providing access to the Hāmākua Coast, the chain of valleys to the North, including the regal Waipio valley, and the rolling slopes of Mauna Kea.

is a city in at the entrance to .

is a city on the in . The nearest airport is Kona International Airport, a half-hour drive from .

is the largest district on the of between and , consisting mostly of lava fields, grasslands and agricultural exports including Coffee, macadamia nuts, and oranges.

is a region on the north coast of the of .

is a coastal region on northern coast of the in the state of in the .

is a small town on the between and .

is a district on the southeast side of the in .

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Big Island

  • Type: island
  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 198,000
  • Latitude of center: 19° 32' 53.3" (19.5481°) north
  • Longitude of center: 155° 39' 53.8" (155.6649°) west
  • Elevation: 10,374 feet (3162 meters)
  • Wikidata: Big Island
  • Wikimedia Commons: Hawaii

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French: Hawaï, German: Hawai'i, German: Hawaii, Italian: Isola di Hawaii, Portuguese: Ilha Havai, Spanish: Isla de Hawái, Gavaie, Ha-wai-i, Havaji, Hawaii Island, Hawai‘i, Hawai‘i Island, Island of Hawai'i, Island of Hawaii, Island of O'why'he, Isola Owhyhi, L'ile Owhyhi, O-Waihi, Ovagi, Ovai, Ovaigi, Ovaigii, Owhyee, Owhyhee, Owhyhee Island, Savaii
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