〒905-0227 沖縄県国頭郡本部町瀬底2471-26 Cheap flights | Free flight comparison from Skyscanner Japan, DISCOVERは、世界の「モノ」、「コト」、「場所」、「人」の魅力を再発見するメディア。 陶磁器や染物、建築、食、祭りなどの多くの伝統文化や風景を、わかりやすく解説するメディアです。, 8 Recommended Sightseeing Spots in Saga & Famous Yoshinogari ruins, Must-see OITA Sightseeing spots and Travel tips, 【Top 5】Aomori Sightseeing Spots and the Tips for walking around the city, 【Top 5】Iwate Sightseeing Spots and the Tips for walking around the city, Must-see Amazing Mt.Aso! Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium is a must-visit sightseeing spot in Okinawa. Kokusai Street named after Ernie Pyle international theater(Kokusai is International in English). Okinawa World, the four times size of Tokyo Dome, offers you various experiences for Okinawa history, culture and nature. It is also a good place to buy souvenirs. It was built in 14th century. Summer Festivals Autumn Festivals You will have a wonderful view of Girama Islands. Okinawa has no train except monorail. Please visit and check them. It is good for the family with kids to go to a show which dolphin performs. It located on the heights with a full view of Naha Port. You can rent a car around Naha Airport as there are some rental car shops. The building with a whitewashed wall against blue sky and sea looks like the resort area in the Mediterranean. However, you should bring a coat just in case. You will eat other Okinawa food like go-ya-champru (stir fried bitter watermelon and some ingridients), rafute-(soy-braised pork), ji-ma-mi tofu(tofu made from peanuts), yakirakyou(burned pickled Japanese shallot) and so on. We introduce must-visit 5 sightseeing spots and the tips for walking around Okinawa to you who have never been to Okinawa. Sightseeing spots in Okinawa is divided into three area:northern, central and southern part. A long time ago, Ryukyu Kingdom specially treated only eight shrines. Every year, over a million people come to this entertainment place. Winter average temperature is 18 ℃. 1. We can have precious experience to feel Okinawa atmosphere. Churaumi Aquarium is located in Ocean Expo Park. Ernie Pyle is a war-correspondent killed in battle. Senagajima Umikaji Terrace is a largest shopping mall near Naha Airport in Tomigusuku City of Okinawa. You will feel like traveling back in the time to Ryukyu era. 1.6 kilometers street is located in the center of Naha City. The best public transportation is bus. A monorail called “Yui rail” starts at Naha Airport. It is well-known for the shrine of an honorable status. You feel like walking in the sea if you come here. In the park, you can walk in the area reconstructing town of Ryukyu Kingdom from 17th to19th century and play the sanshin(Okinawa traditional three-stringed instrument). The feature is the longest limestone cave in Japan, Gyokusendo, which have a total length of 5000 meters, and watching a dancing group “Super Eisa.” Eisa is classical dance to hold a memorial service for the dead. Shikinaen is located in Naha City of Okinawa. If you enjoy water sports like snorkeling and jet skiing, you should go to Okinawa from the end of June to August. There are souvenir shop, grocers, restaurants. Snorkeling and diving is the best way to see emerald green sea with coral reef area. You should see the wonderful relationship between dolphins and staff. Yaesoba noodle is straight and round noodle with boiled fish paste made from fish in the sea near Ishigaki Island. Common souvenir is chinsuko(Okinawa traditional cookie) and purple sweet potato tart. This place used to be a resort area to Ryukyu family and received visitors from China or foreign countries. From the hill in front of the main hall of the castle, you can overlook Naha City. They are called Ryukyu Hasha. As Umikaji Terrace is close to Naha Airport and under the course of take-off and landing, the sunset with flying airplanes is a popular view to couples. Dolphins can sing to Okinawa local song. Behind the shrine is a beach called “Nami no ue beach.” It is good spot to make a short visit after the shrine. At departure lobby of the airport on the 1st floor, you will find a bus stop to rental car shops. Okinawa noodle is different depending on areas. Every April to November is swimming season. The notice to drive in Okinawa is that Naha City is heavy traffic in the morning and evening. Total breeding number is over 21,000. When moving within Naha City, bus, taxi, monorail and bicycle are good transportation. Senagajima is only about 1.8 kilometers in circumference. Sightseeing spots in Okinawa is divided into three area:northern, central and southern part. On 2nd floor of “Makishi Public Market,” you can eat Okinawa soba noodle and food, and find local ingredients and goods. You will find souvenirs and taste Okinawa foods and sweets. So it is popular to the family with kids. You will visit easily. Especially, the family with kids from all over Japan visits here. Regular sightseeing tour has 4 courses such as going to the southern part of Okinawa, and Churaumi aquarium. If you want to go around Naha City or the whole Okinawa Island, you should use a rental car. 905-0227 Okinawa, Motobu, Sesoko Anchibaru 2471-26, Japan. Shurijo Castle Park is regularly held on some activities such as a ceremony to open the gate at morning , Ryukyu dance concert, illumination at night, Taking a photo with Ryukyu clothing, Sanshin lesson and so on. The tour to swim with turtles is popular to snorkeling and diving beginners. If you worried about transportation, you will check a bus tour by Daiichi Naha bus. 7 Sightseeing spots and Travel tips in Kumamoto. Okinawa World is open in 1972 and renewed in 1996. There are more than 30 stores like accessory shops, grocers, cafes and restaurants. In recent years, sightseeing spots like natural hot spring, hotel and shopping mall has increased. Tropical orchards cultivate tropical trees that bear 100 types of fruits like mango, papaya and pineapple. Okashigoten’s purple sweet potato tart is popular because it has mild taste from 100% Okinawa purple sweet potato. You will see seasonal rare flowers and fruits, savor tropical fruits and try some coconut juice. Noodle is made from wheat flour. 5 must-visit sightseeing spots in Okinawa. This has Traditional Okinawa Village and Omoro Arboretum. If you have never been to Okinawa, it would be best to go to the main island of Okinawa with clear sea and sandy beach. Let’s make an efficient plan to go around spots and great memory with Okinawa travel. TOP PAGECopyright © OCVB, All rights Reserved. The shrine was admitted the highest position of eight shrines in Ryukyu Kingdom. 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So we earnestly desire to rebuild it. You go to see beautiful emerald green sea, a world heritage, “Shurijyo Castle” and so on. In addition, it owns a gigantic tank in the world. You enjoy shopping and meal. “Kokusai Street Yataimura” opened in 2015 gathers restaurants serving Okinawa food. This is a garden registered as a world heritage site, which used to be the largest royal residence of Ryukyu family. You take it on and go to the shop. It is only 5 minutes drive from Kokusai Street of Naha City. Sightseeing in Naha City of Okinawa is to walk around Kokusai Street. If you go to a place nearby, you should rent normal or electric bicycles. You will see the wonderful scenery from the house called “Udon.” You can go around the garden in about an hour if you walk slowly. Soy braised pork, boiled fish paste and red picked ginger is topped on them. On the day, it is so warm that you put on only short sleeves. It is popular as a spiritual place. Okinawa Tourism Business Matching Website. Okinawa is a famous resort place in Japan. During busy time, it might be good to use Okinawa Expressway and Naha Airport Expressway. Miyako noodle is straight and flat noodle topped with pork and boiled fish paste. Okinawa is full of sightseeing spots such as water sports and historical place. It has a world-class record of breeding number for whale shark and manta ray. It is about 15 minutes drive from Naha Airport and connected with Okinawa Island. In addition, some shopping streets are around there. The monorail stops at Shurijo Castle and Kokusai Street, which is a shopping district in Naha City. If you have never been to Okinawa, it would be best to go to the main island of Okinawa with clear sea and sandy beach. As soon as you get to Okinawa, you can take it on. If you go into the house in the garden, you will feel the atmosphere of Ryukyu Kingdom. The design is influenced by Chinese culture because Ryukyu Kingdom traded with China. Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium. 1.冊子名：沖縄を知る!楽しむ!「discover okinawa(第5版)」 2.配布物：a5版サイズ・全20ページ・フルカラー 3.言語：5言語(日本語・英語・中国語[簡体字・繁体字]・韓国語) 4.費用：無料 5.内容 ＊沖縄の文化、風習、気候について ＊泡盛、沖縄そばの楽しみ方について Soup is used pork bone and bonito flakes. The remains of Ryukyu Kingdom (Okinawa used to be called Ryukyu Kingdom) and the scenery of great nature in Okinawa will give you precious experience. Okinawa World is 30 minutes drive from Naha Airport. As the restaurant and cafe is located next to a large tank, you will eat Okinawa local food like Taco rice with the great view of whale sharks and colorful sea creatures. In addition, there is an arboretum displaying 22 native species of Okinawa.