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Kouri Ocean Tower

538 Kouri, Nakijin-son, Kunigami-gun 905-0406, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 980-56-1616
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Fun trip and great view! 800¥ for adults

Parking for Kouri Ocean Tower is free, but the lots are small and scattered around the location... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
Brian C
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Quick drive past

It was getting a bit late in the day and I had to return to Naha for the night to check in to my... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
KGB777
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Singapore, Singapore
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538 Kouri, Nakijin-son, Kunigami-gun 905-0406, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Parking for Kouri Ocean Tower is free, but the lots are small and scattered around the location. Entrance fee is 800¥ for adults. Once you pay the admission, you will ride a self-driven golf cart up the hill while a recording of Kouri is played....More

Thank Brian C
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

It was getting a bit late in the day and I had to return to Naha for the night to check in to my hotel, so decided against going up this tower. It was surprisingly busy though with the car park nearly full. The tower...More

Thank KGB777
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

I drove my family in about 1.5 hour from Cape Hedo to Kouri Ocean Tower (mapcode 485 693 485*14) via the famous Kouri Bridge and spent about 2 hours here in the late afternoon (about 4pm). Kouri Ocean Tower was opened in November 2013, and...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Tickets for the Kouri Ocean Tower includes the ride on the kart, shells museum and a visit to the tower so you could ring the bell as well as admire the view :-) I am not a shell person , went there just to see...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2018

A japanese friend recommended this island. It is up north eastern part of okinawa. You need to drive there, passed a long bridge, fantastic view. From the tower you can to see the local houses. There is a tour heading here too. We drove here...More

Thank LUVBALIBEACH
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

The view of the surrounding waters was simply breathtaking - so many different shades of blue! Worth the admission price alone. Pretty interesting shell museum as well.

Thank TengKiat
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Automated private tram to reach observation ground floor located up slope is most comfortable.took lift up to the highest open area observation deck and took in amazing scenery and breeze from atop Kouri island. Huge bell to ring for good luck. A must go when...More

Thank KathChong
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Almost didn't stop here (because had not researched it) but very Glad that we did. Although it's another attraction with driverless golf carts, this one is in extremely good condition (compared to Nago Pineapple Park). The hillside is covered in tropical palms and plants which...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Located next to a beach and marina, suitable for swimming, this is a nice air-conditioned venue to visit after a morning of beach play. You have to ride up to the tower in an automated golf cart that narrates the history of the island--a very...More

Thank Kim C
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The way to the ocean tower was already rather impressive since you have to get into carts that drive themselves! Once in the tower the first stop would be a room will with seashells as well as selling them. Next you can make you way...More

Thank Cj23455
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Phupairum P
5 January 2017|
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You can allow about 1 to 1.5 hours at the tower.
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