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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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Long journey but worth the trip!

A japanese friend recommended this island. It is up north eastern part of okinawa. You need to... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2018
LUVBALIBEACH
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Singapore
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The view of the surrounding waters was simply breathtaking - so many different shades of blue... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
TengKiat
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Singapore, Singapore
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“golf cart” (7 reviews)
“sea shells” (5 reviews)
“rainy day” (3 reviews)
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538 Kouri, Nakijin-son, Kunigami-gun 905-0406, Okinawa Prefecture
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+81 980-56-1616
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"rainy day"
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"gift shop"
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"cakes"
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"ocean tower"
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"observation deck"
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"worth the trip"
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"pineapple park"
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"kouri island"
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"nice view"
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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

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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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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

This was a nice surprise for our family. It was a rainy day and we set out to do an indoor activity. The ride by automated golf cart was great. Then tons of shells in the museum and great views from the tower!

Thank Ruggerlynn
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

The weather was perfect and you can see different shades of blue from the top of the tower. The way to go up to the tower using the golf cart was also beautiful. I would definitely recommend this place especially if you want to see...More

Thank Hyunjoo I
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

We visited the ocean tower in a rainy day. It is a cute little place to spend half an hour. The self-driving car riding up the hill was cool, looking though well-kept manmade structure and plants on that little cart looped around was an experience...More

Thank MinibearX
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

This place is mainly a gift shop. But has a nice collection of sea shells, a fairly good observation deck where you can get some nice views on a clear day. Free samples of sweets and there are food and drink options. Its a nice...More

Thank Dale B
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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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