Southern Okinawa Cultural Bus Tour with Optional Naha Airport Drop-Off

okinawa world

Ladies in traditional dress at Okinawa World

Explore the south of Okinawa before your afternoon flight on this convenient morning bus tour. Visit Okinawa World or stroll on Mibaru Beach, check out sacred Sefa Utaki and the Himeyuri Monument.

  • okinawa world
  • mibaru beach
  • gyokusendo cave
  • himeyuri memorial
  • sefa utaki

Special Presents (until 2017/03/31)

Discount coupon for your admission to Okinawa World.
Small gift at Himeyuri.
Discount coupon at Mibaru beach tourism center

Validity: All guests

See a more authentic, rural side of Okinawa on this tour of the southern area of the island. Visit the sacred Sefa-Utaki, a place of worship for the native Ryukyu religion. Then, choose between exploring the emerald Mibaru beach or learning about Okinawan culture and exploring caves at Okinawa World. Finally stop by the Himeyuri Memorial, established in memory of the war nurses who perished during the Battle of Okinawa.
You can then be dropped off at Naha Airport or back in town. This easy half-day tour is a great way to explore further afield or see a bit more of Okinawa before flying out!
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  • Duration (incl. transportation): 5.5 - 6 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Bus fare / Japanese-speaking guide
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  • Check-out
    Time & Location

  • 07:40-08:00 Pick-up at Loisir Hotel (7:40) Palette Kumoji (7:50) & Nansei Kanko Hotel (8:00)
  • 09:00 Sefa Utaki Sacred Grove (50 mins)
    365364 This sacred grove used to be forbidden to all but the priests of the Ryukyu religion, but is now open to the public. It has been designated as a World Heritage Site.

    On 10/31-11/2, 11/6, Sefa-Utaki will be closed.
    10/31-11/2 you will go to Chinen Misaki.
    11/6, option A or B will be longer.
  • Select From Option A or B (You Cannot Go to Both) (75 mins)
  • Option A: Okinawa World and Gyokusendo Cave (10:15~11:30)
    At Okinawa World you can explore a recreated Okinawan village, and see shows of traditional Ryukyu music and dances. The Gyokusendo Cave is filled with huge stalactites, and is a popular spot for visitors to Okinawa.
  • Option B: Mibaru Beach and Cafe' Time (10:05~11:15)
    mibaru beach Stroll down the pristine sand of this lovely secluded beach, and perhaps dip your feet in the ocean. Why not have a drink at one of the beach-side cafe's too?
  • 12:00 Himeyuri Memorial (30 mins)
    himeyuri memorial This monument was created in memory of the war nurses who perished during the Battle of Okinawa.
  • 13:00 Drop-off at Naha Airport
  • 13:15 Drop-off at Kencho-mae (Prefectural Office)
    • Children under the age of 3 may take part in the tour for free, as long as they sit on your lap. If open seats are available, they may use those seats freely.
Requirement(s) - Others
    • The pick-up locations are the following: Loisir Hotel Naha, Palette Kumoji and Nansai Kanko Hotel. When booking, please select your desired pick-up location from the drop down menu.
Additional Note(s)
    • Please be at your chosen pick-up location 10 minutes before the stated pick-up time.
    • Due to traffic conditions, the pick-up times, schedule and drop-off times may be subject to change.
    • The tour operator will not join the tour, but the bus guide will be on hand to guide you.
    • Due to traffic conditions, the order and time of drop-offs may be subject to change.
    • Depending on the number of participants, auxiliary seats may have to be used.
    • Entrance fees for Okinawa World, meals, drinks and boat rides are not included in the tour fee.
    • Mibaru beach cafes do not accept reservations. At peak times it may be difficult to get a seat, for which we ask for your understanding.
    • Oct 31 - Nov 2, Sefa-Utaki will be closed, so instead the tour will go to Chinen Misaki Viewpoint.
    • You may store your suitcase on the bus, however please keep an eye on personal items at all times. Please understand that urgent luggage withdrawal from the storage area cannot be done.
    • On days of the marathon (estimated November 6th), you will not stop by the Sefa Utaki and instead spend time at option A or B longer.
    • The tour assistant tour will only speak Japanese, but will do his/her utmost to make sure non-Japanese speaking guests understand the meeting times.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 1 business days to 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 13.35
USD 13.35

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1% Reward Points
(4.70/5.00) 4.70 / 5
(10 reviews)
Language Japanese
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 5.5 - 6 hour(s)
Availability Daily


by: Jul
We chose Option B on 6th November so we can have plenty of time to explore Mibaru Beach and Hamabe-n...more
by: Kam Li
good value for great visit. If every venue could add 10 more minutes each, the tour will be seamless.Thanks for organizing this tour.Will join again.
by: Toorisugari
Used this on my last day. They drop you off at the airport and let you keep your luggage on the bus, so you can wander around freely. We saw three different spots for just 1400 yen, so cheap! Highly ...more
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