Visit some of the must-sees in Naha, like the vermillion Shurijo Castle and do some fun shopping in bustling Kokusai Dori Street. It is an excellent one-day tour for cruise ship passengers and visitors to Okinawa. They are looking to explore the capital of the islands in more depth.
Join our guided tour in a chartered vehicle and visit Naha's top sightseeing spots. See the beautiful Shikinaen Garden and the Shurijo Castle, a designated UNESCO World Heritage site. Sample tasty Okinawan cuisine and try your skills in a glass-blowing class during our Naha shore excursion.
Cruise passengers: You may get this excursion for free if you book the cruise through us.
Explore the capital of Okinawa, Naha City, for a day. Enjoy the colorful, tropical feel, and explore the local history, culture, and cuisine. Try your skills in a glass-blowing class.
*Departure times may vary.
09:00 Depart from Naha Port
09:30 Visit Shurijo Castle, a World Heritage Site from 2000, which has served the proud and dignified Ryukyu Kingdom and the Shikina-en Garden, the royal garden in Okinawa
Note: Shurijo Castle was damaged in a fire that broke out on its premises on October 31, 2019. Renovation began immediately, and the Castle is open to visit, however some areas remained closed off.
11:30 Head to Suitenrou for lunch
12:00 Have lunch at Suitenrou, and enjoy a traditional Japanese set (self-pay)
13:30 Head to Naha City International Art and Craft
14:00 Reach Naha City International Arts and Crafts Center. Enjoy the exhibition and a workshop where you will blow and create your own glasswork!
15:30 Head to Naminoue Shrine
16:00 Visit Naminoue Shrine which is dedicated to Nirai Kanai, the land of gods similar to Heaven and source of all life
16:30 Head back to Naha Port
17:00 Reach Naha Port
Tondocho 2-1, Naha, Okinawa 900-0035