Okinawa Island Guide

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Okinawa Island Guide

The Cheese Shop

1155 Nakama, Ozato, Nanjo City
Tel: 090-2051-5188 / Hours: 13:00-18:00 / Open daily


Hyakuna Garan

1299-1 Hyakuna Yamashitahara, Tamagusuku, Nanjo City
Tel: 098-949-1011

Category: Resorts & hotels
Features: Ocean view, beach
Price range: Luxury


Tamagusuku Castle ruins



Café Kurukuma

1190 Chinen, Chinen, Nanjo City
Tel: 098-949-1189
Hours: 11:00-17:00
Open daily

This popular café is located on a hilltop in Chinen Village. You can get a breathtaking view of the ocean from the terrace.


Seifa Utaki

270-1 Kudeken, Chinen, Nanjo City
Tel: 098-949-1899
Hours: March-Oct.: 9:00-17:15 / Vov.-Feb. 9:00-16:45
Admission: 300 yen for adults, 150 yen for elementary and junior high school students.

One of seven utaki (sacred sites) in Okinawa, Seifa Utaki served as a central place for ancestor worship, nature worship and national festivities in the days of the Ryukyu Kingdom. Seifa Utaki has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage site.


Okinawa World

1336 Maekawa, Tamagusuku, Nanjo City / Tel: 098-949-7421
Hours: 9:00-18:00 *Last entry 17:00 / Open daily
Admission: Open Greeting Pass
(Gyokusendo, Kingdom Village, Habu Museum Park)
Adults ¥1,650, ages 4-15 ¥830
Super Eisa show (30 min): 10:30 / 12:30 / 14:30 / 16:00 daily
Barrier-free accessibility *Except Gyokusendo (Limestone cave)

There are three distinct and interesting areas in the park. First, marvel at the most beautiful limestone cave in East Asia, Gyokusendo. Second, see an indigenous habu snake show at the Habu Museum Park. Third, make bingata textile and indigo dyed fabric inside an Okinawan house at the Ryukyu Kingdom Castle.

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Tobo Makiya

447 Sashiki Yabiku, Nanjo City
Tel: 098-947-1320
Hours: 9:00-17:00
Closed irregularly


Atelier+shop COCOCO

124 Tamagusuku Toyama, Nanjo City
Tel: 090-8298-4901
Hours: 11:00-17:00 *Sun 12:30-
Closed: Tue, Wed


The Cheese Shop

1155 Nakama, Ozato, Nanjo City
Tel: 090-2051-5188
Hours: 13:00-18:00
Open daily


Valley of Gangala

202 Maekawa, Tamagusuku, Nanjo City
Tel: 098-948-4192
Hours: 9:00-18:00
Open daily
Admission: Adults ¥2,200, ages 15-18 ¥1,700* Free for children under 14 accompanied by a parent
*Free for parent-accompanied elementary school students and under.
Tour departures: 10:00 / 12:00 / 14:00 / 16:00 Reservations required by phone or online the previous day (but tour possible on the same day if space available)



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