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Ojima Island

Makiya, Nanjo 905-1143, Okinawa Prefecture
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Ryugushin Place of Worship

Visited Ojima Island for the purpose of a Shinto Ceremony, prayers for the lost souls of Okinawa... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MWandAW
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Sydney, Australia
Less touristy place to visit and totally love it

We made the right decision to visit this place before visiting shefa utaki( anth UNESCO site... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
valentine d
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4 weeks ago
“Ryugushin Place of Worship”
31 May 2018
“Less touristy place to visit and totally love it ”
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Makiya, Nanjo 905-1143, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Ojima Island for the purpose of a Shinto Ceremony, prayers for the lost souls of Okinawa. My brother-in-law is a Shinto priest who lives near Kyoto and who was called by God to attend that spot on that day and sprinkle the area with...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We made the right decision to visit this place before visiting shefa utaki( anth UNESCO site). Such a calm and laZy fishermen town gray served fantastic tempura and local sashimi that’s freshly caught. We went on a glass boat trip to see the nearby fishes...More

Thank valentine d
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

The beach is very cool rock formations not see anywhere else. Very cool they decided to put a sea turtle museum next to the beach, so fitting. Lunch at the bathhouse was good, but we didn’t prepare for a full day there so we didn’t...More

Thank melissa h
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Totally surprised me. It's a pretty natural island. You could find cool animals every where. We had a nice walk there, so nice.

Thank 沂婷陳
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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Kume Island Resort. Rented car recommended for venturing to these amazing works of nature. Saw some cyclists but looked tired.

2  Thank fortysomethingmale
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

It's a small island which is accessible by a bridge. It's a nice place for water activities like diving, snorkeling and kayaking... There is also a small sand beach to swim or just relax. There are also some restaurants which are famous for their tempura....More

Thank Jiraiya48
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Reviewed 22 December 2015

I'm a big scenery person and when I saw the photo of the Tatamishi of Ojima Island, I was blown away! I stayed at Eef Beach Resort hotel therefore this was only minutes away from where I stayed. Especially during winter time, there's really not...More

Thank Crystal K
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Reviewed 28 May 2014

The island of "O", or Ojima, is a small island connected to Kumejima by a short bridge. The island hosts the Tatami-Ishi, the main attraction of the island, a beach with hexagonal stones, really beautiful. Water here is clear and beautiful, so a visit to...More

1  Thank Jac-and-Jek
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Reviewed 27 March 2014

Stunning views! The volcanic rock and broken coral make it difficult to walk, so bring good shoes. Even though I don't like tempura very much, I thought the beni imo tempura was delicious.

Thank Umeshu20
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Reviewed 19 March 2014

When you visit this small island, better try its famous local food...TEMPURA!! Access is very easy. Drive on route 329 and the signs tell you where to go, so just follow it. Eastern side of southern Okinawa is very ideal to chill out for sight...More

Thank samuraisouljah
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