Okinawa Island Guide

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Okinawa Island Guide

Activities & attractions



961-30 Ishikawa Kadekaru, Uruma City
Tel: 098-965-3400
Hours: 9:00-18:00 (Last entry 17:00)
Open daily
General admission: Adults ¥900, ages 4-12 ¥500; Combination admission (boat ride package): Adults ¥1600, ages 4-12 ¥900
Barrier-free accessibility

Enjoy Okinawa’s rich natural surroundings such as lush evergreen forests, subtropical flora, crystal-clear waters and rare animals. Numerous kinds of orchids are planted throughout the area. Take a walk or choose from of a boat ride, canoe ride or water buffalo-drawn cart to take you around the park.


Southeast Botanical Gardens

2146 Chibana, Okinawa City
Tel: 098-939-2555
Hours: 9:00-18:00, daily; 9:00-22:00 Fri, Sat and days before holidays
Admission: 1,500 yen for adults; 1,000 yen for ages 16-18; 500 yen for ages 6-15; free for children under 6
Barrier-free accessibility


Ryugujo Butterfly Garden

390-1 Yamakawa, Motobu Town
Tel: 0980-48-3456
Hours: 9:00-17:00
Open daily
Admission: Age 16 and older ¥500, ages 3-15 ¥250
Barrier-free accessibility

The butterfly garden near Ocean Expo Park hoststhe 1,662-square-meter Chocho House, where you can experience dozens of Okinawa's rare butterflies landing on you, including the protected Futaocho and the Konohacho with its fallen leaf camouflage. Bright red clothing will attract the most butterflies. The facility also features other insects, a souvenir shop and ocean view restaurants.


Dino Park at Anettai-no-Mori

1024-1 Nakayama, Nago City
Tel: 0980-54-8515
Hours: 9:00-18:00
Open daily
Admission: Adults ¥800, ages 4-15 ¥500, under 4 free
Barrier-free accessibility

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Sports World Southern Hill

460-1, Miyahira, Haebaru Town
Tel: 098-888-5858
Hours: 11:00-20:00; Sat, Sun 10:00-21:00; holidays 10:00-20:00
Admission: 1,700 yen for adults, 1,500 yen for ages 13-18, 1,300 yen for ages 6-12, 1,100 yen for under 6, 300 yen for spectators
Open daily


Enagic Bowl

Mihama Seaside Square 2F
Tel: 098-926-3939
Hours: 10:00-1:00 *Fri, Sat, days prior to a holiday until 3:00
Open daily
Price: Adults ¥400, ages 6-18 and over 50 ¥300
*Extra ¥100 on Sat, Sun, holidays *¥300 for rental shoes