5 Great Places To Visit In Northern Okinawa



In the North area of Okinawa, there are a lot of great sightseeing spots that you cannot miss. I made a list of places to visit in Northern Okinawa for you.


1. Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium

If you visit Okinawa, you can never miss Churaumi Aquarium, which is said to be the best aquarium in Japan. You will feel as if you were in the ocean in front of this huge water tank.

Address: 424 Azaishikawa, Motobu, Kunigami District, Okinawa 905-0206


2. Emerald Beach

The contrast of the literally-emerald ocean and the white sand is so beautiful! It’s the best place to visit with your family.

Address: 424 Azaishikawa, Motobu, Kunigami District, Okinawa 905-0206


3. Minna Island

Minna Island has another name of ‘croissant island’ from its crescent like shape. You can get to this island from main island in only 15 minutes by ship.

4. Daisekirinzan

It is a great place to walk and relax yourself in the nature. It is also famous place as a spiritual place where you can get special power from the nature.

Address: 1241 Ginama, Kunigami, Kunigami District, Okinawa 905-1422


5. Neo Park Okinawa

Here you can interact with animals at a close distance. You will be able to see a lot of animals that live in tropics and you never have seen before.

Address: 4607-41 Nago, Okinawa 905-0012