Think of rich culture, scenic beauty, culinary heritage and a forward lifestyle, think of Japan! While in Japan, one can easily savour many events and festivals, temples and castles, theme parks and hot springs, beaches and outdoor activities that the progressive nation has to offer. Whether you’re passionate about sports, an art lover, a nature enthusiast, a history buff, a foodie, or just looking to relax on a beach, the possibilities for your Japan journey are endless.
Comprised of a number of islands, the prefecture of Okinawa in Japan is the epitome of a region rich in marine culture and natural beauty. Okinawa can be best defined with pristine beaches, colourful coral reefs, and sub-tropical jungle. Here one can discover a distinct island culture born of the subtropical sun, white sand, mangrove jungles and the age of the Ryukyu Kings. Explore the ruins and restored castles of the Ryukyu kings, and visit magnificent beaches and coastlines with an amazing array of coral and undersea life. Come for whale watching and dragon boat races, rare flora and fauna, and an island mindset that makes you forget the clock and follow the sun.
The main island of Okinawa includes a number of UNESCO World Heritage sites including Shuri Castle and the ruins of Tamagusuku. The Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium presents an opportunity to witness and learn about whale sharks and the fascinating, diverse sea life. Other fun activities that you can indulge in, at Okinawa, include relaxing on white-sand beaches and swimming in clear blue ocean waters and kayaking through a mangrove jungle on remote Iriomote Island.
While here, don’t miss the opportunity to explore the Ishigaki Island, Naha, Miyako Island, Kerama Island. Other tourist attractions include Shuri Castle, Kokusai-Dori Street, Blue Cave, and Himeyuri Memorial Tower among others. One must explore Okinawa to experience Japan in its rustic and crude form. It is definitely an ideal place for your romantic destination weddings and honeymoons.