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Not Only Churaumi Aquarium! Tourist Spots in Motobu Town

post : 2018.07.31 18:00

“Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium” is one of the tourist spots which represent Okinawa, and many tourists visit this spot. If you were going to Northern Okinawa, why don’t you go to other spots except the aquarium? We will list some of the good tourist spots in Motobu Town. 

Learn About the Culture and Nature of Seafaring Race at “Ocean Expo Park”

Churaumi Aquarium is located within Ocean Expo Park, and there are some facilities to learn about the history, culture, and nature of Okinawa. Besides the Aquarium where visitors can learn about the sea life, visitors are able to learn about the history and culture of seafaring race through exhibition which takes place at the park. Also, they can enjoy looking at planetarium and hear the folk tales about stars. 

It would be good to be relaxed while looking at the sky of Okinawa, don’t you think so? 

You can enjoy looking at colorful flowers and tropical fruits at “Tropical Dream Center,” and you can see more than 2,000 of orchids here as well. 

Ocean Expo Park 
Address: 424 Ishikawa, Motobu Town 
Tel: 0980-48-2741

“Bise Fukugi Trees” with Beautiful Green Tunnel

“Bise Fukugi Trees” near Churaumi Aquarium is a nice road lined with Fukugi trees, and those trees are planted alongside the road. Since typhoon approaches to Okinawa many times, people planted Fukugi trees around their houses for protection from the strong wind. Residents of Bise area also planted Fukugi trees as windbreak, and it turned out to be the road. Actually, some of the trees are more than 300 years old. 

Sunshine between trees seems beautiful on a sunny day, and you can have a relaxing time in the green tunnel.

Bise Fukugi Trees
Address: Bise, Motobu Town

These are the popular tourist destinations in Motobu Town. After exploring the sea of Okinawa at Churaumi Aquarium, how about heading to some spots where you can contact with nature and culture? We hope you can explore the many attractive parts of Okinawa! 

Okinawa CLIP Editorial Dept.