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3-2-22 Kumoji | JA Dream-kan 2F, Naha 900-0015, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 98-917-1500
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Awesome Aquarium

One of the best aquariums I ever been to in the world, my kids loved it. What a spectacular place... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Larry B
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A must-see, one of the best aquariums in the world

I was there when this aquarium was brand new for the 1975 World Expo. One of few facilities left... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sam K
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“dolphin show” (2 reviews)
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3-2-22 Kumoji | JA Dream-kan 2F, Naha 900-0015, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the best aquariums I ever been to in the world, my kids loved it. What a spectacular place to see.

Thank Larry B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there when this aquarium was brand new for the 1975 World Expo. One of few facilities left from the Expo. At the time, I think it had the biggest tank in the world. It's still good to visit and there is a restaurant...More

1  Thank Sam K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The large tank and the two huge whale sharks are show stoppers. What a sight. I've seen many an aquarium, in Seattle, Vancouver BC, Oregon Coast, Monterey, San Diego; I love aquariums, and this one really stands out with those two really huge whale sharks....More

Thank Floyd H
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

For the paid exhibit areas, one will need at most 2 hours. The big aquarium with the giant whales is a must to see though. Wait for their feeding time and you will be awestruck. You will probably spend more time outside the paid area...More

Thank Roy F
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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Ok. I admit it. We flew to Okinawa from Osaka just to go to this aquarium. I’m so glad I did! Incredibly beautiful. Expansive! Plan on being here six hours or more. Plan early if you didn’t rent a car (Okinawa had age restrictions, and...More

1  Thank Likes2travel_13
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

What a sight. The cafe next to the main tank should be a must stop. Try to get reserve seating right against the glass. The whale sharks are so huge each took a while to swim by right next to you. After your meal you...More

Thank Levi1288
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

I was in a rush with a tour group and had less than an hour to spend here so did my best to fit everything in a timely fashion. For me the most impressive thing about his place was the large aquarium. I found myself...More

Thank jazsacher
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

This is one of of the MUST go destinations in Okinawa: thoroughly enjoyed watching the large variety of water living species ranging from deep water fishes and corals to river fish. Recommend to spare at least 3 hours here to check out everything in the...More

Thank LetsEatBKK
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We participated in the package tour- several sightseeing spots and a buffet lunch was included, very interesting and educational detail showcase in this aquarium, recommended the kids will love it very much! Go for fun!

2  Thank Teddy-DP8389TW
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

Located at the Kokusai Street in the heart of Naha, this is the official souvenir shop of the Churaumi Aquarium - one of the world's best. They have a few fish tanks that offer a glimpse of the aquarium, lots of souvenirs and a cafe,...More

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