Sunset Beach, Mihama Chatan Okinawa

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After some serious shopping in American Village in Mihama Okinawa, take a walk down to Sunset Beach, just down from the Mihama Cineplex. This man-made, sandy beach is situated at the foot of a giant windmill. As the name implies this is a one of the most spectacular beaches in Okinawa to catch the setting sun. The water is quite shallow and calm, perfect for just getting your feet wet or taking little ones for a safe dip.

 

Sunset Beach Location/Map

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From Naha Airport:
Approx. 40 Min. by car (via highway)
From Okinawa Expressway Minami I.C.
Approx. 25 Min. by car (via highway)

From nearest bus stop Gun Byoin-mae:
Approx.15 Min. on foot
(Stop for line: 20, 28, 29, 112, 120, 228)

Parking:available
Number of Parking Space: 450 (Free)

Entrance fee: Free
Open hours: 9:00 - 18:00

Postal Code / Address:
2 Mihama, Chatan Town, Okinawa
904-0115

 

 

 

   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