Okinawa Tourism Information:MotherNatureDesignedSpots

Mother Nature Designed Spots

post : 2016.06.27 07:00

Variety of nature spots are in Okinawa such as beautiful sea, forest full of green, and underground limestone cavern. Some of those are designed by weathering, and also called spiritual places.

"Daisekirinzan", where mystical energy flows from primeval limestone and semitropical forest.

The area called Yanbaru in north of Okinawa main island, where is full of semitropical forest and people in Okinawa visit when they want to feel refreshed. The northernmost karst landscape in the world is in Yanbaru area. Daisekirinzan is where we can stroll along the area of karst rocks and banyan tree/cycadophyte forest.

4 strolling courses of Daisekirinzan, each one takes about 30 minutes. It can make you refreshed, looking at dynamic rocks weathered for 0.2 billion years.

Address: 1241, Aza-Ginama, Kunigami-son, Kunigami-gun, Okinawa
Tel: 0980-41-8117

Heart-Shaped Rock

Kohri Island, Nakijin, north of Okinawa became popular after a 1930 meters of bridge had built, and driving spot for local people. Beautiful emerald green sea spreads in front of you when crossing the bridge. Weathered designed rocks are on the beach, Kohri island.

Heat-shaped rocks are on the north side of Kohri island. Be aware that you won't miss the signboard, and go to the path to the beach. Soon you will find two rocks at the beach. Combination of two rocks of angle is important to see the "Heart-Shaped Rock". Just trying to find a right angle. The rocks at twilight show another fantastic "Heart" which is deferent from the one under daylight.

Ti-nu Hama (Heat-Shaped Rock Beach)
Address: Kohri, Nakijin-son, Kunigami-gun, Okinawa
Tel: 0980-56-1057 Nakijin Tourist Agency

"Warumi" only ones who is led reaches.

Mysterious spot in north of Okinawa, Motobu where Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium is. Warumi is place thought that God swoop down from the sky, and known as spiritual place. Because of difficulty of finding entrance to Warumi like not many local people even know where it is, it is said that "only chosen people can go", "only called people can go".

This view only can be seen when tide and weather conditions match. Please  recharge yourself with the mystical energy at the spiritual place if you find and reach.

Address: Bise, Motobu-cho, Kunigami-gun, Okinawa

"Kafu-Banta", Cool Naming

There is a factory producing "Nuchima-su" of local salt in middle of Okinawa, Uruma-city. The factory is in one of the bridge-accessible islands, Miyagi island where surrounded by beautiful sea, and great superb view is available. Kafu-banta in factory area is known as spiritual place.

The bluff, and gradation of emerald green and deep blue see are superb view. "Kafu" means happy in Okinawa's dialect, and "Banta" means bluff and cape. How cool it is to see beautiful scenery at happy cape.

Nuchima-su café Takahanari
Address: 2768, Miyagi, Yonashiro, Uruma-city, Okinawa
Tel: 098-983-1140

All are spiritual places where you can refresh and relax during your Okinawa trip.

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