Okinawa Island Guide

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Touyadokoro Fuan’s

108 Tomoyose, Yaese Town
Hours: Possible to reserve the restaurant for two hours from 11:30 or 14:00, or for two-and-a-half hours from 18:00 or 19:00
*Reservations required (Japanese only)
*The restaurant does not serve anyone under the age of 18 or adults accompanied by children.
*The course meal and tableware are explained in Japanese only.



“DMM Kariyushi Aquarium,” Okinawa’s second-largest marine exhibit opens!


DMM Kariyushi Aquarium

Location: 3-35 Toyosaki, Tomigusuku City, Okinawa Prefecture
Hours: 10:00 – 21:00 (Last entry 20:00)
Open all year round
Admission: Adults 2,400 yen / children 13-17 years old 2,000 yen / 4-12 years old 1,500 yen, free for 3 and younge


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



Hamabe no Chaya

Tel: 098-948-2073
Hours: Mon 14:00-18:00; Teu-Thu 10:00-18:00; Fri: 8:00-18:00; Sat-Sun 8:00-19:00; Holiday 10:00-18:00
Open daily

カフェ やぶさち

Café Yabusachi

Tel: 098-949-1410
Hours: 11:00-18;00 (Lunch: 11:00-15:00)
Closed: Wed *Open if the day before a public holiday.


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.

山の茶屋 楽水

Yama-no-Chaya Rakusui

Tel: 098-948-1227
Hours: 11:00-17:00
Closed: Wed


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.


Itoman Fair