Experience the history and culture of the Ryuku Kingdom at OKINAWA WORLD. Our theme park features amazing attractions such as “Gyokusendou”, 300,000 year old underground coral caverns, Ryukyu Kingdom Castle Town where you can experience a reconstructed Ryukyu street, the Habu Museum Park, the Tropical Fruit Garden which has 100 different types of 450 plants, and even a perfectly reconstructed Ryukyu kingdom trading ship. While you’re here, don’t forget to also catch one of the daily performances of Acer, the traditional Okinawan art form.
You’ll never be stuck for something to do at our theme park, whether you want Ryukyu culture, entertainment or just the chance to experience the beautiful Okinawan surroundings. Feel the breeze and the sound of the sanshin at the recreated Ryukyu dynasty red tiled houses, where you can even enjoy strolling around the gardens in authentic Ryukyu style costume and participate in the twice daily Michijunee (Okinawan parade). Okinawan arts are also showcased at events such as Ryukyu dancing, Eisa dancing, and Shishimai lion dancing. The garden house has been registered as an official Japanese cultural property since May 2007.
Bingata class 1500 yen, Fabric class from 1000yen, Sanshin class 800yen, ceramic art class 3000yen, Ryukyu style costume rental from 2000yen
Made using traditional techniques, Ryukyu glass is full of tropical sparkle. Come and see how we make these beautiful objects in our glass workshop!
The Chinen Marine Leisure Center is located about 40 minutes east of ASHIBINAA on Route 331, and in Nanjyo city facing the Pacific Ocean. You’ll know that your destination is just around the corner when you see the beautiful emerald-colored ocean and a dolphin on our orange gates.
We are looking forward to assisting you with a variety of exciting marine activities such as glass bottomed boat trips and guided tours to the islands.
Selling a variety of Okinawan souvenirs.
Experience the authentic Southern island atmosphere at Nago Pineapple Park, a beautiful paradise full of pine trees and banana flowers. After touring the park in one of our unique “Pineapple” vehicles and experiencing the beauty of these exotic trees and flowers, come back and sample a wide variety of our products such as pineapple wine and juice. And of course, there’s always as much pineapple as you’d like to eat!
Okinawa Tourist Information Convention Bureau offers information about travel in Okinawa as well as the history, nature, culture, festivals, and events of the islands.