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Shurijo Castle

1-2 Shurikinjocho, Naha 903-0815, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 98-886-2020
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Private Okinawa Custom One-Day Tour by Chartered Vehicle
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1-2 Shurikinjocho, Naha 903-0815, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 98-886-2020

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fullfilled with Okinawa culture. Heaps of stuff to see and definitely a nice spit to take photos there. Probably you will need about 2 hours to visit them all.

Thank kose c
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Shurijo castle whatelse i can say, beautiful and lovely place to visit, the place is huge so be ready you're comfy shoes, long way to walk you need to walk up the hill to reach the castle, amazing experienced to visit the shurijo castle, must...More

Thank Hanes K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got a nice view when we got up to the castle. Learned a lot of the history. I totally enjoyed the visit.

Thank 沂婷陳
Reviewed 1 week ago

Totally rebuilt after the war an interesting site to visit beautifully restored. Note there is a fee to get into the castle it's self. Don't forget to get you photo taken with the traditionally dressed won=me at the Syureimon Gate

Thank rrxdusty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It takes quite a while to wander around the whole complex- allow at least two hours (we took three). It is a wonderful experience, to see all the beauty and splendor of imperial Japan. All the notices are in English as well as Japanese. The...More

Thank charmainelR
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So I first wife and I went and we really enjoyed spending the entire day exploring the multi faceted culture of years gone by. If we were to bring the kids there will be so much for them to do and explore plenty of places...More

Thank Jeremy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My son and I visited this place as it was listed as one of the top attractions in Okinawa. We walked around the compound, visited the buildings, and explored the grounds. In my opinion, it was ok but nothing terribly exciting or scenic. Understand that...More

Thank B P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Shurijo Castle is worth to visit and is also a must do when you are in Naha. You will spend at least 2-3 hours inside. For kids, there is a collect stamps activity which will let them have more fun during their visit. You can...More

Thank DidiKwok
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The walk up to the main castle was pretty scenic! Gave a nice view of the city. I recommend having tea and some confectionaries at sasunoma (around 300-400yen) which is a side option offered when walking the usual course of the castle. Spent about slightly...More

Thank Cj23455
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another beautiful example of the careful relations of people of Japan to their own history. I was here 8 years ago and now can see that territory of castle became larger, there are some new areas now open for visitors and new segments of castle...More

Thank Yu S
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6 June 2017|
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Response from Ms_Yokohama2014 | Reviewed this property |
There are various performances, depending on the time of year. If you're referring to the dancing, it's done Weds.,Fridays, Sats., Suns., and holidays at 11 a.m., 2 p.m., and 4 p.m. in the area of the castle that you don't... More
12 August 2016|
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Response from DavidTempleFDR | Reviewed this property |
Hi Traveler: I can honestly say there is a public light rail that goes to the Castle convveniently from Naha, the same light rail from the airport. We went to one cave about 30 minutea by public bus and there are buses... More
Lizzy C
12 March 2016|
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Response from AgaTheBlueTiger | Reviewed this property |
Check the website. All info is there.