VISIT OKINAWA JAPAN Official Okinawa Travel Guide



  • May 31, 2018


    For overseas guests to Okinawa, we have issued this hand book filled with tips and useful information for you to better understand our culture and have a safe, comfortable, and enj...
  • Aug 7, 2017

    The new express bus line 117 (direct line to Churaumi) was launched.

    The new express bus line 117 (direct line to Churaumi) was launched on July 1st, 2017. From Naha Airport to the final destination of Hotel Orion Motobu Resort & Spa, with a duratio...
  • Apr 28, 2017

    Nishihama Beach on Hateruma Island, Okinawa, is ranked as the number one beach in Japan on the world’s largest travel review site.

    Japan on the world’s largest travel review site, Trip Advisor. Based off the reviews of travellers from around the world, it received the Travellers’ Choice Awards 2017 award for t...
  • Apr 1, 2017

    Website Renewal

    Be Okinawa, an Okinawa tourism website, has undergone a renewal. It has been redesigned to provide easier access from around the world, as well as improving the layout, search func...
  • Feb 25, 2017

    Sea off Okinawa appears on Google Street View as Japan’s first!

    Underwater images off Okinawa have become available for viewing on Street View. Today, we would like to unveil underwater images of eight locations, mostly off outlying islands, in...
  • Feb 20, 2017

    Okinawa Karate Kaikan Opens March, 2017!

    Karate is a martial art representative of Japan that is currently said to have over 100 million enthusiasts around the world. ...