Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium is located in Ocean Expo Park within Motobu-district which is North-east of Okinawa.
What you need to see in this Aquarium is the huge whale shark in the gigantic tank. You will find elegant swimming of the whale sharks, as you are feeling in the ocean.
You are able to see it from the water surface of this gigantic tank, also hear the explanations from the aquarium staffs.
You can see a colorful tropical fish and coral reef in the tropical tanks, also a deep-sea fish in the tank of showing 200 meters deep.
There is a free dolphin show outside. It is very beautiful with a beautiful blue sky and the sea of Okinawa.
You can eat the lunch in outside. You will be very enjoyable here.
Oct ～ Feb: 8:30～18:30 (busy season close at 19:30)
Mar ～ Sep: 8:30～20:00
Close the 1st Wednesday of Dec. and the next day
Adults 1850 yen
High school 1230 yen
Elementary/ Junior high school- 610 yen
Under 6 years old free
424 Ishikawa, Motobu-cho, Kunigami-gun, Okinawa
By Bus: From Naha Airport, Take “Yanbaru Express bus” and get off at the Ocean Expo Park. It takes 2 hours and 20 minutes.
By Taxi: From Naha Airport, it takes 2 hours through the high-way.