Mangrove Kayak Eco Tour on the Okukubi River from Onna, Okinawa Main Island tours & activities, fun things to do in Okinawa Main Island | VELTRA

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Mangrove Kayak Eco Tour on the Okukubi River from Onna

Kayaking through a mangrove river

Skim over the waters in stable kayaks!

Paddle along the tropical Okukubi River, where countless mangrove trees grow and fish swim, on a family friendly eco tour perfect for all ages.

  • Kayaking through a mangrove river
  • Everyone having fun on the river in Okinawa
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Special Present! Tour Picture Service (until 2021/05/31)

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As a present, guests will be given a CD with pictures taken during the tour. No need to worry about getting your camera wet!

The CD will be presented to you at the end of the tour.

Kayaking may look tough, but skimming over the river is actually very smooth. With detailed instruction from your guide, you will be paddling the warm river soon. This tour is also family friendly, and suitable for children 3 and up! Kayaking in the mangroves is a fun and exciting way to learn about this complex ecosystem. Enjoy the lively and unique atmosphere while learning from a knowledgeable guide as you drift on the Okukubi River.
Important Information!

Mangrove tours require certain water depths to operate. Please confirm the start times available on the day of your tour.

Start times are available here.
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Adult (Age 16-70)
USD 42.01
USD 42.01
Child (Age 3-15)
USD 32.68
USD 32.68
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*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 16-70)
USD 42.01
USD 42.01
Child (Age 3-15)
USD 32.68
USD 32.68
Adults aged (65) and above must indicate their health condition.
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: You can choose either Pick-up or Check-in (free).
  • Inclusion: Snorkeling equipment (snorkel, mask & fins) / Kayak / Life jacket / Marine boots / Insurance / Complementary picture / Guiding fee / Wet suits / Parking fee / Shower fee
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location

Starting time: 09:00 13:00 14:00
Starting time: 09:00 13:00 14:00
  • 09:00 Check-in at Good Life or Pick-up from Hotel
  • Departure Preparation (20 minutes)
    Sign in, change clothes, get briefed on the day, and get ready to start!
  • Kayak Preparation
    334960 Learn the proper way to paddle and use your kayak, and learn about the ecosystem of the mangroves.
  • Kayak to the Mangroves
    334968 Put theory into practice as you head for the tour area on the Okukubi River.
  • Kayak Tour
    334967 Enjoy an informative and fun tour that the whole family can participate in!
  • Mangrove Exploration
    334972 Try to spot the unique creatures of the mangroves, like the goby fish.
  • Return to Good Life
    Once back, enjoy a warm shower and change clothes, then receive your CD with the day's pictures!
  • Check-out at Good Life or Drop-off at Hotel
    • Please understand that this tour is for participants that understand enough Japanese to communicate with the staff.
    • Participants aged (3-70) years old that are in a good health condition may join in this activity.
    • Mangrove tours require certain water depths to operate. Please make sure your desired start time is available on the day of your tour.
    • As this activity will be conducted on an open field, participants with the following ailments are not permitted to join in this tour.
      -Cardiovascular, cerebral, asthmatic, epileptic ailments
      - Cannot disembark or board the kayak on their own due to foot problems
      - Under the influence of alcohol
      - Weights 120 kg and above. (normal kayaks can be rented but not clear kayaks)
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Swim suit, towel, change of clothes.
    • Please bring the following for convenience:
      - Summer: hat, sunglasses, long-sleeved t-shirts or rash guard (with UV protection), sunblock, motion sickness medication.
      - Winter: windbreaker or winter jacket.
Additional Note(s)
    • Check-in and check-out are at the Good life shop. Depending on the booking condition, pick-up and drop-off within hotels in Onna may be accommodated. Please inquire through VELTRA.
    • This activity will be conducted even during rainy weather. But in case there are strong winds and typhoon this activity will be subject to cancellation. In such case, participants will be informed about the matter beforehand.
    • The activity time may slightly differ depending on the water tide.
    • Participants are advised to go to the restroom prior arriving at that shop to prevent from waiting as there is only one restroom available at the shop.
    • The tour will be subject to cancellation in case of the following:
      - Incoming typhoon
      - Poor visibility due to typhoon
      - Official warning and announcement.
    • Please inform as soon as possible in case of cancellation and request for a different plan.
    • One CD-R data will be provided per group only.
Activity provider
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
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 42.01
USD 42.01

Taxes & fees included

1% Reward Points
(4.80/5.00) 4.80 / 5
(10 reviews)

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by: Gen
We had a great time! The guide was very friendly and we has many discussions on nature, the different genus of the plants, and their importance in the environment and so on. He took great pictures tha...more
USD 42.01
USD 42.01
4.80 / 5
Mangrove Kayak Eco Tour on the Okukubi River from Onna