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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

Thanks Japan.com @thxjpn - 2018-12-15
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HALAL MEDIA JAPAN @HALALMEDIAJAPAN - 2018-12-14
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Thanks Japan.com @thxjpn - 2018-12-14
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A_B_M @Anti_Blackfish1 - 2018-12-11
At the Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium, a giant oceanic manta ray can be seen gliding effortlessly through the Kuroshio S… https://t.co/RkhsX73DZz
sekundes @sekundes_neo - 2018-12-09
at the okinawa churaumi aquarium, a giant oceanic manta ray can be seen gliding effortlessly through the kuroshio s… https://t.co/0FSGoUjARZ
Gill @gillianbrown192 - 2018-12-08
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🐳 SeaWorld Tyler Ⓥ @SeaWorldTyler - 2018-12-08
The Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium has become the first facility to breed the Giant Oceanic Manta Ray. It has previously… https://t.co/9bgQz4ehAP
Thanks Japan.com @thxjpn - 2018-12-04
Is this overseas? ! No, here is one taken in Okinawa, Mihama American Village! Speaking of Okinawa, people may imag… https://t.co/EsVxwmci8F
HALAL MEDIA JAPAN @HALALMEDIAJAPAN - 2018-12-03
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A-A-Ron @_AGalexander_ - 2018-12-02
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korechan @korechan5002 - 2018-12-01
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Anthony Levi Kho @anthonylevikho - 2018-11-28
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Jason. @sibyIline - 2018-11-28
Anyway, if anyone wonders, the gif in my pinned tweet is from the Kuroshio Sea Tank, main attraction of Okinawa Chu… https://t.co/B2WRFvNTo5
Jason. @sibyIline - 2018-11-28
Anyway, if anyone wonders, the gif in my pinned tweet is from the Kuroshio Sea Tank, main attraction of Okinawa Chu… https://t.co/B2WRFvNTo5
Skylar. @sidereous - 2018-11-28
Anyway, if anyone wonders, the gif in my pinned tweet is from the Kuroshio Sea Tank, main attraction of Okinawa Chu… https://t.co/B2WRFvNTo5
Yasu @oji0753 - 2018-11-28
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Japan Shop @JapanItemShop3 - 2018-11-27
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HALAL MEDIA JAPAN @HALALMEDIAJAPAN - 2018-11-26
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HALAL MEDIA JAPAN @HALALMEDIAJAPAN - 2018-11-26
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Kate|VOTE FOR SVT; SVT GOODS 4SALE📌 @onLEE_Yoon - 2018-11-23
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HALAL MEDIA JAPAN @HALALMEDIAJAPAN - 2018-11-22
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Dr. Alistair Dove @AlistairDove - 2018-11-21
For people wondering about this specimen, it is on display at Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium in Japan. It's from a 5m fe… https://t.co/Rfu5BscJUA
Craig Campbell @actoursjapan - 2018-11-19
Whale sharks at Churaumi Aquarium in Okinawa, Japan https://t.co/K2rBMSsiKQ via @YouTube
Filipe Moura @Sun_Ku_Writer - 2018-11-19
“Whale shark in Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium with tourists in silhouette watching and photographing Japan… https://t.co/OFTMfKoQu6
HALAL MEDIA JAPAN @HALALMEDIAJAPAN - 2018-11-17
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Japan Shop @JapanItemShop3 - 2018-11-17
Okinawa,ChuraUmi Aquarium!
So Beautiful,So Fun!
Check it!
https://t.co/l2oB4Mi1t2 https://t.co/ZamPakTeaU
Aidan Williams @mistoverpendle - 2018-11-16
#notinatank angels of the sea, should be free, in their oceans, not performing for the amusement of man @okinawa Ch… https://t.co/JeVYuQgKYz
HALAL MEDIA JAPAN @HALALMEDIAJAPAN - 2018-11-16
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