Okinawa Island Guide

Everything on Okinawa Island from A to Z | Southern area

Okinawa Island Guide

Just like a carpet of blue hydrangeas Hydrangea Garden Yohena has opened again this year and will remain open until the end of June.

2019 Custom Auto Show in Okinawa


Seaside Garden Illumination

Itoman Peaceful Illumination Festival ‘Lights of Peace’

Winter Elegance 2018-2019


Itoman Great Tug-of-War

Historic Spots in the south area


Imaiyu Market

Tel: 098-948-7632
Hours: 9:00-18:00 / Open daily


The wisdom of Itoman uminchu (fishermen)


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.


Yonabaru Great Tug-of-War


Japanese Navy Underground Headquarters

236 Tomigusuku, Tomigusuku City
Tel: 098-850-4055
Hours: 8:30-17:30; Oct-Jun 8:00-17:00
Open daily
Admission: Adults ¥440, ages 6-15 ¥220