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Winter trip in Okinawa! Why not visit magnificent cave in Okinawa?

Hi, Everyone!!


It’s been for a while. How are you enjoying winter in Okinawa?

Tulip from Ryukyu Entertainment(^^♪

Today, continuously, let me introduce you one of best spots to visit during winter!!!

It is located at Nanjyo City in the southern part of Okinawa island. It is a cave called “Gyokusendou” in the facility of Okinawa World!

As you know well, in Okinawa, there is beautiful Blue cave in Yomitan where offer breathtaking under water scene.


As for southern part of Okinawa, there is another cave called Gyokusendou which offer mysterious and amazing scene of underground world! You will no doubt enjoy both cave💛

You must go and visit at least once!!! 

Gyokusendo is  a stunningly beautiful limestone cave grown on a coral reef, 


The cave is registered as  tangible cultural property in Japan.


There are many similar type of caves in all over Japan, but this is a largest


Limestone in Okinawa grow so fast comparing to the one of mainland Japan due to the climate. 


I personally really want all of you to experience this magnificent place(^^♪  


As a local, I am so facinated by this cave and never get board no matter how many times I visit♪

There was such a cute mail box, too!!! Don’t worry, no bat in the cave(^^♪ or may be you wanted to see bats in the cave!! you can see bat in other facility. 

This year, too. We took our family from oversea!! They were so amazed and enjoyed so much. (^^♪


More than 1 million visitors come to this place every year. Please come and enjoy this amazing spot soon!


[Info.] Okinawa World Gyokusendou Cave
Address 1336 Maekawa Tamagusuku Nanjo city, Okinawa
Hours 9:00-18:00 (Final Entrance 17:00) 
Closed Open every day
Tel 098-949-7421



  Adult Child Group (15 or more people)
Open Greeting Pass (Cave, Kingdom Village and Habu Museum) ¥1,650 ¥830 Adult¥1,440 Child¥720
Cave and Kingdom Village ¥1,240 ¥620 Adult¥1,030 Child¥520
Kingdom Village ¥620 ¥310 Adult¥520 Child¥260
Habu Museum ¥620 ¥310 Adult¥520 Child¥260

Annual Passport recommended!

*Child rate: 4 year old to junior high student. Adult rate: senior high school student and above.
*Prices above include consumption tax.

*The information is based on July, 2017. 






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