Okinawa Bucket List

Okinawa Bucket List

Okinawa Bucket List

Made up of wonderful Okinawan ‘must do’ destinations, in no particular order….I will alphabetize one day. If you have visited these places and can share a tip, or can recommend a place to try, please comment below:) Thanks for visiting!

Nago Okinawa:

+ Butterfly Park
Cherry Blossom Festival
+ Fruitsland Park
+ Melody Road
+ Nakijin Castle Ruin
+ Neopark Zoo
+ Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
Orion Beer Factory
+ Pineapple Park
+ Sand Dollar Beach
+ Seaglass Beach

Northern Coast Okinawa:

+ Cape Hedo
+ Hiji Falls
+ Okuma
+ Turtles Nest Okuma
+ Stay at Okuma Bungalow
+ Okuma Hiking
Azalea Festival at Higashi Village
Bise Village
Yohena Ajisai Garden – Hydrangeas
+ Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
Dai Sekirinzan
Fukugawa Falls
Cherry Blossoms: Mount Yaedake
Kijoka Iris Field
Strawberry Picking- Ginoza Village
Tadake Falls

Central Coast Okinawa | Chatan:

Araha Beach
Pirate Ship Park
Minatogawa Stateside Town
+ Beach Tower Condo Hotel
+ Chula U Hot Springs
Comprehensive Park
+ Hilton Chatan Okinawa Brunch
Sailing at Kadena Marina
Sunflower Festival / Part 2
Nakamura House
– Battle of Okinawa: Kakazu Ridge
+ Okinawa Zoo
+ American Village
Sunabe Seawall
+ Sunset Beach
+ Orion Beer Festival (Koza)
+ Aeon Mall Rycom Okinawa
Futenma Shrine
Nakagusuku Castle Ruins
Kishaba Park
Yomitan Okinawa:
+ Toguchi Beach
+ Cape Manzamo
+ Cape Zanpa
+ Cape Maeda
+ Ryukyu Glass Craft/Yomitan Pottery Village
+ Torii Beach
Ryukyu Mura
Ziplining at Forest Adventure Park
Bios on the Hill
+ Sweet Potato Factory
+ Southest Botanical Gardens
Kurashiki Damn
Ishikawa/Uruma Bullfight
Katsuren Castle Ruins
Shi Shi Mai Festival
Agena Castle Ruins
Cosmos Field in Kin Town
Uruma Okinawa:
+ Cafe Green Green

Naha Okinawa:

Shuri Castle
Fukushen Gardens
+ Naha Tug-of-War
10,000 Eisa Festival
Cherry Blossoms at Yogi Park
+ Kokusai Street
Naha Dragon Boat Races
Shuri Castle Festival on Kokusai Street
+ Tsuboya Pottery Festival
Naha Fish Market
Prefectural Museum
+ Coral Dying at Shuri Ryusen

Southern Coast Okinawa:

Peace Prayer Park
Tamagusuku Ruins
Battle of Okinawa Museum
Okinawa World
Himeyuri Peace Museum
Itoman Peaceful Illumination
Naval Underground Headquarters
Battle of Okinawa Historical Society Display
Oldest Shisa Dog in Okinawa

Off-Island Okinawa: cannot visit via bridge.

+ Ishigaki Island
+ Kabria Beach
+ Miyako Island
+ Irimote Island
+ Yuba Island
Miyagi Island
Ikei Island
Hamahiga Island
Tokashiki Island
Zamami Island
Ie Island
+ Yagaji Island
+ Kourijima Island
+ Kouri Ocean Tower
Lily Festival on Ie Island
Tsuken-jima (Carrot Island)
Yoron Island
Ikei Beach
YYY Resort: Ie Island

Okinawa Fun To Do List:

+ ‘Black Burger’ Okinawa Burger King
Canoeing
+ Crossfit Asia
+ Deep Sea Fishing
+ Fish Pedicure- Doctor Fish
+ Kimono Dressing
Shrine Visit on New Years Day
Visit all World Heritage Sites
+ Rollerslide Parks
Toguchi Park
Facial at Shambio Spa
Massage at Secret Garden
+ Pedicure at Cocok’s 23
+ Pedicure at Cocok’s Sunabe Seawall
+ Stand-up Paddle Boarding
+ Shisha Mask Pottery
+ Seaglass Hunting
+ Surfing
Okinawa Food Flea
Whale Watching
+ Yukata Dressing

You might also be interested in my Okinawa ‘Must Try’ Cafe List!