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Okinawa World Bunka Okoku Gyokusendo

1336 Tamagusuku Maekawa, Nanjo 901-0616, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 98-949-7421
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We came to explore Okinawa World as part of our South Okinawa adventure, here is what we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Only good if you're seeing stalagmite cavern for the first time

Inside the cavern there is only one walkway crowded with tourists everywhere. The cavern itself is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nathan C
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good52%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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1336 Tamagusuku Maekawa, Nanjo 901-0616, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 98-949-7421
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came to explore Okinawa World as part of our South Okinawa adventure, here is what we think: Ambience: 4/5 (Compared to caves) Cleanliness: 5/5 (Compared to caves) Physical Ease: 5/5 (Compared to caves) Fun: 3/5 Value for Money: 3.5/5 The Good: If it's your...More

Thank S102OOdaniell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Inside the cavern there is only one walkway crowded with tourists everywhere. The cavern itself is magnificent to see only if you're first time seeing it. But the beautiful blue ponds you see on the internet is all artificial lights (you would think it is...More

Thank Nathan C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is so much on offer here worth spending a day or 2 visiting this attraction. The traditional Okinawan music theatre show was great fun to watch. The caves were fascinating. Nice to see a traditional Okinawan house and a little of the history. The...More

Thank Jetta B
Reviewed 9 July 2017

The cave is nice to visit if you are interesting in geography. Inside the cave not a lot information for you, you will just walk from the beginning to the end. It will take around 20mins.

Thank DidiKwok
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

not so much interesting thing to see here, just the cave with not so scary ambience, haha, we bought entrance ticket with voucher bonus, the things they sell here are more expensive than outside. they also perform the local dance and the snake (habu) show.

Thank deasy t
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We opted for the cultural dancing and drumming show in Okinawa World which my Japanese SO enjoyed because was different than mainland Japanese dancing and drumming, with more of a Chinese influence. We passed on the caves and snake attraction for lack of time.

Thank David B
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

The Gyokusendo Caves are absolutely stunning with many different colours and the caves are lit well enough for photos. Once you venture out of the caves you are spoilt for choice to experience Japan's many different cultures from glass blowing, trying on Japanese authentic and...More

1  Thank Matt E
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

You will know Okinawa culture, falling in love the beautiful cave and natural.You will amazing with Hanu show.

Thank kwanie_ja
Reviewed 22 April 2017

The cave is worth for visiting. Other than it, the rest of Okinawa World is nothing special. However, you have to visit it as well because the entry ticket package already included.

Thank Raymond C
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

If you want adventure but your body not the athlete type...gyokusendo cave in okinawa world is really suitable for you. the cave have natural huge stalactites and small beautiful waterfall with excellent lighting and save track to explore.

Thank eastgoddess
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Thomas Y
19 May 2017|
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Response from joycehnp | Reviewed this property |
Near Naha, southern part of the island.
19 September 2015|
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Response from Aitoh | Reviewed this property |
10:30,12:30,14:30&16:00. I guess you can spend 2-3 hours in other areas & won't get boared to wait for show.