Sightseeing & Activities, Ginowan Okinawa

 

With many historcial and modern sights Ginowan Okinawa can keep you busy for a while trying to take it all in. The area surrounding the Okinawa Convention Center is packed with the sights and sounds of the city including Ginowan Tropical beach and an open air theater. The city also features the historic Futenma Shrine with its 280 meter shrine caves and the Sakima Art Museum dedicated to The Battle of Okinawa and other themes.

 

futenma shrine ginowan okinawa japan Futenma Shrine
One of the eight major shrines of the Ryukyu Islands  two large temples with golden ornamented trim stand between the modern buildings of Ginowan . Within the grounds are the 280 meter-long Futenma Shrine caves, these caves were the original place of worship for the Okinawan people.
okinwa convention center ginowan japan Okinawa Convention Center
serving multiple functions with its exhibition hall, theater, conference hall, and seminar room. Meeting the needs of all major conferences. It has fully equipped support and backup systems to assure smooth convention operations.
sakima art museum ginowan okinawa japan Sakima Art Museum
Opened on November 23, 1994 by Michio Sakima in an effort to convey his message of world peace. This Okinawa art museum has several themes closely related to each other "Human and War," "Life and Death," "Agony and Relief," and the very important exhibit on the Battle of Okinawa

 

 

 

   Central Okinawa Hotels & Accommodations

 Location  Rating  Hotel Name
 Ginowan  5 star Laguna Garden Hotel
 Okinawa  4 star EM Wellness Resort Costa Vista Okinawa Hotel and Spa
 Okinawa  4 star Tokyo Daiichi Hotel Okinawa Grand Mer Resort
 Yomitan  5 star Hotel Nikko Alivila
 Chatan  4 star The Beach Tower Okinawa
 Okinawa  3 star Crown Hotel
 Ishikawa  4 star Coco Garden Resort Okinawa
   
   

 

 

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