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Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium

Travel Guide - Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium

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Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium, with the colorful paintings of coral reefs and tropical fish, is one of the world's largest aquarium located within Ocean Expo Park. The main theme of this aquarium is "The encounter with Okinawan Sea", and you can see the variety of marine species that inhabits around Okinawa, such as colorful tropical fishes, large coral reefs, whale sharks, Manta rays, and deep-sea fishes. The main attraction of the aquarium is the whale sharks swimming in 7,500 square meters of the world class enormous tank called "The Kuroshio Sea". There is also a café right next to the tank where you can enjoy your drinks and meals while watching this dynamic view.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 8:30 - 20:00 *Admission until 19:00
  • 8:30 - 18:30 (October - February) *Admission until 17:30

ClosedClosed

  • 1st Wednesday of December and the following day.

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 1,850 yen (General, Adult)
  • 1,230 yen (Senior high student)
  • 610 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 60 minutes from Nago Bus Terminal by the #65, 66, 70 bus. Get off at Kinenkoen-mae Bus stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 424, Ishikawa, Motobu-cho Kunigami-gun, Okinawa, 905-0206

TweetsTweets

Japan Shop @JapanItemShop3 - 2020-07-01
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Japan Shop @JapanItemShop3 - 2020-06-28
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Japan Shop @JapanItemShop3 - 2020-06-25
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Japan Shop @JapanItemShop3 - 2020-06-18
Okinawa,ChuraUmi Aquarium!
So Beautiful,So Fun!
Check it!
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Ramon Nagesan @RamonSN - 2020-06-12
@Sternarchella If/when you go, you need to check out the Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium. They've got whale sharks & deep… https://t.co/zrxy5ZvPAs
Japan Guide @Japan_Guide1 - 2020-06-04
Okinawa’s famous Churaumi Aquarium reopens | Stripes Okinawa https://t.co/JleiS8u4Ea
Stars and Stripes Pacific @StripesPacific - 2020-06-03
Stationed on #Okinawa? Don't walk. Run to this popular aquarium!
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Tobias三frecce @ConDrei - 2020-06-02
@OkinawaOzzy @sushi_football Churaumi Aquarium?
Okinawa Tourism Agency maybe?
NaHaNa Hotel (really enjoyed the place in 2014).
☆彡URA-JAPAN☆彡 @URA_Japan2020 - 2020-05-19
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Yemi @hihelloyemi - 2020-05-14
Lee Know: Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium. I heard that there are whales and sharks, so I want
to see them personally. I… https://t.co/Rw7ZQP70ZB
花⁰⁷ @yutachisan - 2020-05-13
okinawa, somewhere near churaumi aquarium.
花⁰⁷ @yutachisan - 2020-05-13
okinawa, somewhere near churaumi aquarium.
Alistair Dove @DrAlistairDove - 2020-05-05
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Lindsay @DuncanDsrdrly - 2020-05-04
@SamSykesSwears I went to Churaumi Aquarium in Okinawa, Japan, and the groups of schoolkids there were going from o… https://t.co/mLQmlCG2Ds
Japan Shop @JapanItemShop3 - 2020-05-02
Okinawa,ChuraUmi Aquarium!
So Beautiful,So Fun!
Check it!
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Sandra Okamoto @sokamoto - 2020-04-30
TBT: We know that Atlanta has the world’s largest aquarium. But who knew that the Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium is No.… https://t.co/mHVQWFCYQQ
Japan Shop @JapanItemShop3 - 2020-04-28
Okinawa,ChuraUmi Aquarium!
So Beautiful,So Fun!
Check it!
https://t.co/l2oB4Mi1t2 https://t.co/ZamPakTeaU
Japan Shop @JapanItemShop3 - 2020-04-27
Okinawa,ChuraUmi Aquarium!
So Beautiful,So Fun!
Check it!
https://t.co/l2oB4Mi1t2 https://t.co/ZamPakTeaU
🍞 @NanaseMaruuru - 2020-04-26
@yodasukas But by right only can buy in the aquarium at okinawa churaumi so ig its like special 😳
☆彡URA-JAPAN☆彡 @URA_Japan2020 - 2020-04-20
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noah 🐶👊 ノア @MaouNoah - 2020-04-13
it’s my dream to visit the okinawa churaumi aquarium but like okinawa is really Out Of The Way
Japan Shop @JapanItemShop3 - 2020-04-12
Okinawa,ChuraUmi Aquarium!
So Beautiful,So Fun!
Check it!
https://t.co/l2oB4Mi1t2 https://t.co/ZamPakTeaU
andrea @douwanturfries - 2020-04-10
My train of thought of night 26(?) of the rona: is the animal crossing aquarium semi inspired by the churaumi aquarium from okinawa?
Josh The Travel Guy @JoshTheTravelG - 2020-04-07
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☆彡URA-JAPAN☆彡 @URA_Japan2020 - 2020-04-07
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Aya Ichihashi (Stars and Stripes) @AyaIchihashi - 2020-04-06
Okinawa’s most famous aquarium Churaumi Aquarium will be closed till further notice due to the coronavirus outbreak… https://t.co/3Xdn3TgZhr
Josh The Travel Guy @JoshTheTravelG - 2020-04-06
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Josh The Travel Guy @JoshTheTravelG - 2020-04-05
Before #COVID19 I had the chance to visit one of the worlds largest aquariums. It was amazing to see they had a tan… https://t.co/Pq5n1SORzX
AimIHarU⛅💛 @AimIHarU1215 - 2020-04-04
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Japan Shop @JapanItemShop3 - 2020-04-04
Okinawa,ChuraUmi Aquarium!
So Beautiful,So Fun!
Check it!
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Price / Entrance Fee
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