Sightseeing & Activities in Yomitan Okianwa

With such a rich History Yomitan Okinawa has an abundance of sightseeing spots to check out, such as Zakimi castle, Murasaki Mura, Yomitan Village History and Folklore Museum, Yomitan Fishing Port, and the Yomitan Pottery Village as well as many other places that appeal to what ever your Okinawa sightseeing interest might be.

 

murasaki mura yomitan travel okinawa japan Murasaki Mura
The cultural theme park offering a slice of Okinawa History gives visitors an opportunity to try their hand at as many as 65 different crafts in 18 of the villages replica factories. If crafts are not your thing then just taking a walk around the very photogenic Murasaki Mura is a rather worthy option so remember to bring a ...
okinawa japan yomitan history folklore museum Yomitan Village History and Folklore Museum
at the entrance to the grounds of Zakimi Castle this is a great little museum is jam packed full of Okinawa culture, artifacts, and Art from the Yomitan village area....
yomitan fishing port Yomitan Fishing Port (Toya port)
Many locals and non Okinawans frequent the market to buy fresh fish caught in the nets that very same day. Horse mackerel, rabbit fish, sardine, and local Okinawan Gurukun. Stop for a bite to eat at the small restaurant located...
zakimi gusuku yomitan castle okinawa japan Zakimi castle - Zakimi-gusuku
An Okinawan style castle named a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in November 2000. During WWII the castle was used as a gun emplacement by the Japanese and was subsequently destroyed in the Battle of Okinawa. After the World War Two Zakimi Castle was used as a radar station by the U.S. military occupying Okinawa...
yachimun no sato yomitan pottery village okinawa japan Yachimun no Sato - Yomitan Pottery Village
Yachimun means pottery and Yomitan Okinawa is famous for its pottery. local craftsmen own and manage their own workshops, spending their days toiling away making beautiful traditional and modern works of Okinawan... 

 

 

 

   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