Off the east coast of central lies Ikei Island, which is located at the end of Miyagi Island and Henza Island which are all connected by a bridge from Katsuren Peninsula. With a circumference of 7 kilometers, this flat island is connected to Miyagi Island by Ikei Bridge.
Ikei Beach, located just next to the Ikei Bridge, is known for its beautiful white sand beach and the crystal clear ocean. The beach is popular for swimming and camping.
Another charm point of Ikei Island is that you can swim regardless of the tides.
Marine sports such as banana boats and jet skiing are also popular.
Access to Ikei Island
Ikei, Yonashiro, Uruma, Okinawa Prefecture
About 90 minutes by car (on the Okinawa Expressway, toll section) from Naha Airport
Okinawa Expressway: About 45 minutes by car (on general roads) from Okinawa-Kita Interchange
Ikei Island Basic Information
Uruma City Tourism Association *Only in Japanese