Itoman City, Okinawa Japan

Itoman (糸満市) is know as a fishing city located on the southernmost tip of the Okinawa main island. With a population around 55,000, Itoman is located 12 kilometers south of Okinawa's capital city Naha so taking half a day to go visit the city form Naha is easy to do, but a full day would be better as there are some important and interesting things to see and do in Itoman Okinawa.

Itoman City South Okinawa Map / Access

Itoman Okinawa Map FromNaha Airport:
Approximately30min. by car (via highway

FromOkinawa Expressway :
Tomigusuku I.C. Approximately30min.by car (via highway)

 

 

Itoman Sightseeing & Activities

Okinawa World

Okinawa Peace Memorial Hall

Okinawa Prefectural Peace Memorial Museum

Himeyuri Peace Museum

Sightseeing and activities in Itoman Okinawa Japan

 

Itoman City, Festivals & Events

Itoman Hari Dragon Boat Races

Itoman tug-of-war

Itoman Hometown Festival

Itoman Peaceful Illumination Festival

Itoman Okianwa Festivals and Events

 

Beaches in Itoman Okinawa

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Bibi beach
This southern Okinawa beach was newly opened in 2006 and is popular destination for southerners as it is only a 20 minute drive from Naha Airport. Watching over the fine white sand and clear blue water of Bibi beach are five life guards during Okinawa “beach season” ...

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Odo Coast (John Man) beach
This natural Southern Okinawa beach is a popular dive and snorkeling spot with both locals and visitors to Okinawa. Many sea creatures can be seen in their natural environment in the sea On the beach sea turtles to come lay their eggs.....

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Nashiro beach
This private beach located not far from Itoman city Okinawa. It draws crowds for kite surfing, camping , and of course the regular beach activities of lying in the sand and swimming. Open all year long the Nashiro beach’s stretch of white sand is a great place to have a beach party. The camping facilities....

 

 

South Okinawa Tours

 JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Shuri-jo Castle Park World Heritage Bus Tou
Visit Shuri-jo Castle and Okinawa World, where you can experience Okinawa's history, culture, and nature.Audio device in English, Chinese & Korean. Lunch included
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Dinner Cruise
See the historic sites of Southern Okinawa. Tours are facilitated by a portable audio device in English, Chinese & Korean. Lunch included
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Kerama Islands Morning Half Day Introductory Diving Tour (from Naha)
Qualified English speaking diving instructors will take you under the beautiful and clear blue ocean. The perfect chance for beginners or people with no diving license not to miss Okinawa’s colorful coral reefs
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Walking Tour (Half Day:3 persons)
Visit Okinawa Prefectural Museum & Art Museum, Shurijo Castle, Tsuboya Yachimun Street, Heiwa Shopping Street and Makishi Public by public transportation with English speaking guide.
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Walking Tour (Half Day:4 persons)
Visit Okinawa Prefectural Museum & Art Museum, Shurijo Castle, Tsuboya Yachimun Street, Heiwa Shopping Street and Makishi Public by public transportation with English speaking guide.
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North Okinawa Tours

 JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Northern Okinawa Tour
On this tour visit many of the North Okinawa’s famous sites like Churaumi Aquarium ( the world's third largest aquarium), Ryukyu Mura where you can experience living history, and many more exciting places. Lunch included.
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Nakijin-jo Castle World Heritage Bus Tour
On this tour visit many of the North Okinawa’s famous sites like Cape Manza, Churaumi Aquarium ( the world's third largest aquarium), Nakijin-jo Castle, Nago Pineapple Park. Lunch included.
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Marine Walk from Nago (Departs at 9:00 am)
Enjoy walking underwater through Okinawa's clear ocean by simply putting on a special helmet which draws air from the surface, you can breathe normally even while underwater and explore Okinawa's beautiful coral reefs.
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Jet Skiing, Banana Boat & Super Mable Tour
Enjoy all 3 of these thrilling marine sports out on the open water. 
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Miyako Islands Hotels & Resorts

 Location  Rating  Hotel Name
 Miyako Is. 4 star hotel Hotel Atoll Emerald Miyakojima
 Miyako Is. 4 star hotel Miyakojima Tokyu Resort 
 Miyako Is. 4 star hotel Hotel Breeze Bay Marina 
 Miyako Is. 5 star hotel Shigira Bayside Suite ALLAMANDA