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Nakijin Castle Remains

5101 Imadomari, Nakijin-son, Kunigami-gun 905-0428, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 980-56-4400
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Awesome place to visit

It was a last minute decision to visit this place . I'm glad we did. Rich history and awesome... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Singapore, Singapore
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Nakijin Castle

Not so much to see here except if it is cherry blossom season. There is also flower garden and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
5101 Imadomari, Nakijin-son, Kunigami-gun 905-0428, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 980-56-4400
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a last minute decision to visit this place . I'm glad we did. Rich history and awesome views. The walk within the castle remains was splendid. No wonder it's a world heritage. To walk the site needs some physical strength as some steps...More

Thank jojopeng
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not so much to see here except if it is cherry blossom season. There is also flower garden and amazing sea view. Every stop in the Nakijin Castle will have English translation. There is shops selling foods nearby the ticketing counter. Had the softserve icecream...More

Thank LilyNana89
Reviewed 1 November 2017

After visiting Nago Pineapple Park, Nakajin was a very convenient (around 20 min drive) castle to visit. Favorably to us, it has a large property and its walls are well-maintained. It is one of the castles from when Okinawa was separate from Japan. The surrounding...More

Thank Yvonnelynn
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Really cool grounds and a super cheap museum all for only ¥800! Well worth it! Great place to visit if you like history or are just looking for a day trip.

Thank Clayton B
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Didn't expect much to see from the castle ruins but I still had a pleasant and calming walk up the stone steps! The view at the top was really gorgeous so not a bad idea to stop by for a quick walk around the area....More

1  Thank Cj23455
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I'm not one who likes to walk around broken buildings but this I could really imagine the life of these people and how hard they worked but what a beautiful environment and views . Lots of tourist things like ice cream and donuts but once...More

Thank moongoddess3001
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Our family took a tour of this castle. It was very large with great views. Also a small museum nearby. Recommend that everyone visit. UNESCO site

Thank Ruggerlynn
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Visited the Nakijin Castle Ruins in a sunny day. Slightly hot. It’s not a big area to walk around. Clean and well maintained. Lovely trees surrounded. Just wish there are a little bit more English information to know more about local history. Someone was flying...More

Thank MinibearX
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

It was an enjoyable outing and the ruins well labeled. Unique setting and interesting history about the building materials. The views from the top of the ruins are beautiful and give you a good optic of the reef surrounding the island. Easy for our young...More

Thank Martha H
Reviewed 14 April 2017

A beautiful place to stop and especially in January if you can catch the cherry blossoms in bloom. It's an amazing view and on a clear day you'll be able to see Izena and Iheya islands in the distance.

Thank Toki B
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