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Tropical Dream Center

Address: Ishikawa, Kunigami-gun, Motobu-cho 905-0201, Okinawa Prefecture
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Ranked #5 of 21 Attractions in Motobu-cho
4.5 of 5 stars 52 Reviews
Type: Playgrounds, Gardens, Landmarks
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Type: Playgrounds, Gardens, Landmarks
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Okayama, Japan
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
25 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

It only took 5 years for us to finally visit this place. Definitely a must to get away from the hustle and bustle and enjoy nature. Perfect for family photos, taking family and friends to go visit, and for photographers. Although we took it slow I would recommend planning to visit the Butterfly Garden just up the block since one... More 

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Hong Kong, China
Top Contributor
232 reviews 232 reviews
109 attraction reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

It located within the Ocean Expo Park with another paid fee, you can visit this greenhouse garden, first you enter butterly garden with many Phalaenopsis, Vanda and Cattleya orchid, then all kind of fruit tree with some bearing fruits and some other flowers, the Amazon water Lily is very interesting, if you plan to see all in details, you need... More 

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Portland, OR
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98 reviews 98 reviews
22 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

this place was fantastic. Walk up the spiral tower for great views. The place is right next door to the Churaumi Aquarium and a must-see for orchid lovers. Both can be done in a half day. A bonus is a view of Ie Shima of WWII.

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Los Angeles
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I came here while visiting Okinawa with family. If you enjoy natural beauty with plants, flowers, and gardens, you will love this. It was very well taken care of and set up beautifully. All of the plants were very interesting and beautiful. Even in the restrooms there were beautiful plants/flowers in vases. On site there is a very cool winding... More 

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Okinawa, Japan
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99 reviews 99 reviews
23 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I truly appreciated the variety of gardens, plants, and gorgeous views. This trip was not for everyone in our family, but I adored the visit. The gardens are extensive, amazingly well kept, and well labeled. The view from the spiral tower is breath taking.

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Singapore, Singapore
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Instead of the visiting the acquariam at the Ocean Expo Park, we chose to spend our time visiting this floral paradise. Orchids of all kinds of colours greeted us. Don't miss the souvenior shop on your way out and check out the stained glass ceiling.

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Frederick, Maryland
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140 reviews 140 reviews
35 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

We got lost in this floral paradise for hours. More varieties of orchids than I'd ever imagined. A special display of amaryllis was absolutely stunning. The views were worth the trip to the top. If you are in Ocean Expo Park, do not pass by this opportunity without going in to explore. Beauty abounds!

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Ginowan-shi, Okinawa, Japan
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47 reviews 47 reviews
37 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

This is a great place to check out especially if you are spending some time at Ocean Expo Park. Enjoy trees, flowers and the beautiful view from the top of the observation tower. English support makes it easy to enjoy reading about the plants you will encounter during your visit. HELPFUL HINT: There is a fee to enter but you... More 

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Pearl City, Hawaii
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128 reviews 128 reviews
50 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

This center is large; many varieties of plants and flowers. Very green area - well maintained. Stroll through the garden is so peaceful. Well worth a visit.

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Okinawa, Japan
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54 reviews 54 reviews
14 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2012

Beautiful place near the Aquarium, filled with fruit trees, lily ponds, and greenery. One of the prettiest places I've been on Okinawa during my 6 years here!

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