Okinawa Tour of Shurijo Castle, Naval Underground HQ and Okinawa World from Naha Instant Confirmation


Explore the bright red Shuri castle

Feel the history and culture of Okinawa firsthand. See bright Shurijo Castle, the Former Japanese Navy Underground Headquarters, Okinawa World and more on this easy tour of the island's top spots!

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Spend a full day exploring the southern areas of Okinawa, and feel both the power of the ancient Ryukyu Kingdom and the effect of the battles of WWII.

Start off your day at the bright red Shurijo Castle, a massive structure decorated with Chinese-influenced dragons and surrounded by a red and white lined courtyard. Then head to the Former Navy Underground Headquarters, Himeyuri Monument and Peace Memorial Park for a moving view of the Battle of Okinawa in 1944. After lunch, explore the culture of the Ryukyu Kingdom at Okinawa World, and check out the 820 meter Gyokusendo Cave!
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Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 45.22
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Child (Age 6-11)
USD 28.61
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Infant (Age 3-5)
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Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 45.22
USD 45.22
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 28.61
USD 28.61
Infant (Age 3-5)
1 child 5 years old and under can join for free. Child fare for more children.
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 7.5 - 8.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Lunch / Bus fare / Japanese-speaking guide / Admission fees (Navy Underground Headquarters, Okinawa World and Gyokusendo Caves)
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  • Drop-off
    Time & Location

  • 08:50-09:20 Pick-up from Designated Locations
  • 09:30 Shurijo Castle (70 min.)
    okinawa tour The home of the Ryukyu kings from 1429 to 1879, this World Heritage Site shows the prosperity and bright colors of this ancient culture.
  • 11:10 Former Japanese Naval Underground Headquarters (30 min.)
    naval underground okinawa A moving memorial to the final Battle of Okinawa in 1944, read the final words of Admiral Ota, commending the Okinawan's for their bravery.
  • 12:05 Himeyuri Monument and Lunch (60 min.)
    20140519022447_748265761_10593_9 This monument commemorates the female high school students, who worked in army field hospitals in caves during WWII. Afterwards enjoy an Okinawan lunch.
  • 13:15 Peace Memorial Park (30 min.)
    2014-05-19_113228 Visit the Peace Memorial Museum that explains the history of and the effect of the battles on Okinawa. See the 'Cornerstone of Peace', a memorial inscribed with the names of all the fallen on both sides of the conflict.

    *Please note that we will not be stopping by the museum.
  • 14:05 Okinawa World and Gyokusendo Cave (120 min.)
    shutterstock_314788703 Stroll through a traditional Ryukyu village and see traditional musical and dance performances. Then visit the cave to see the spectacular stalactites and stalagmites. You can even see the famous habu snakes!
  • 16:45-17:00 Drop-off at Designated Locations
    • One child under 6 per booking rides for free. For additional children, please book as 'Child 6-11'.
    • For guests planning air travel, please give yourself at least 2 hours of extra time. We cannot be held responsible if you miss your flight or the tour due to changes in schedule.
    • Entrance to the main Shurijo castle and Peace Memorial Park Museum is optional. For those who wish to enter, admission can be purchased on site.
      Shurijo Castle- Adult 820 JPY, Child 310 JPY
    • Lunch will be at different locations depending on the day of your tour.
      Odd number days: Himeyuri Kaikan
      Even number days: Yuubi-do
    • The bus will stop at Okinawa Miyako Hotel and the Double Tree by Hilton Naha Shuri Castle only if there are requests to stop are made when booking.
Requirement(s) - Others
    • For guests checking in directly at the Naha Bus Tour office at Naha Bus Terminal, please arrive at least 20 minutes before the tour starts.
    • Please be at the departure points at least 10 minutes in advance. The bus will leave at the set times.
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • The tour schedule and ending time may be subject to change depending on weather and traffic conditions.
    • For guests who use wheelchairs and electric wheelchairs, please take part in the tour with attendants. Please book a slot for 1 attendant if you require a wheelchair, and 2 slots for attendants if you use an electric wheelchair.
    • There will not be a tour guide, but a multi-lingual audio guides can be rented for an additional JPY 500 on site.
    • Please note that we will not be stopping by the Peace Memorial Park Museum
    • This tour operates in Japanese.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • 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 45.22
USD 45.22

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(4.20/5.00) 4.20 / 5
(10 reviews)
Language Japanese
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 7.5 - 8.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Meal Lunch


by: Aikanysh
We visited the most famous spots on the southern part of the island. The tour was very interesting despite it being in Japanese. Definitely would recommend it
by: Toon
This tour is very good for who's want see the beautiful Shuri Castle.
Excellent tour of Okinawa. Well organized, on time, and as described. A lot of time given towards the attractions, so it never felt rushed and I had time to explore leisurably at my will. Good lunch a...more
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