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Kouri, Nakijin-son, Kunigami-gun 905-0406, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This island, in my humble opinion is a must-visit while one is in Okinawa. The veiws surronding the island was very beautiful. There are a number of beautiful spots to visit on this island itself like the Tiinuhama beach or the ocean blue tower. Manygood...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank alanyeo76
Reviewed December 11, 2018

The drive to Kouri island was pleasant but I found the beach rather disappointing (compared to Manza beach). The island felt a little gimmicky, with the tower as a must-see. Nice views yes but a little too touristy. If you have another entire day to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Astrid N
Reviewed November 17, 2018

Beautiful island with pristine clear waters, a really relaxing and scenic drive and i Love it!! I went to Kouri heart rock and it was beautiful. I came in early November and the weather was perfect. Cool wind and clear blue skies

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank YYLoong
Reviewed October 16, 2018

A beautiful ride to a beautiful location. Worth the trip just to behold it's amazing scenery. Glad we made the trip.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 748janels
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

It's a bit of a hike and it can be slippery when wet, so wear good shoes and hold on to railings when available. The beach and caves and coral rocks are fabulous, and the water clean and safe. Always be aware of waves and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Small island with few decent attractions. The best would be Ocean Tower, apart from it, few beaches on south and north side. Perfect place to spend a day outdoors.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Supposedly one of the best beaches but the water is similar to the rest of the island. Stunning but nothing special. Makes for a cool photo with the long bridge. Slightly inconvenient to look for a shower spot. There is free parking in the area...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 2, 2018

This is one of the more attractive islands connected to the main Okinawa island with some pretty beaches and decent scenery. In good weather I imagine it looks really quite good. Unfortunately when I was there it was overcast and raining so I didn't get...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank KGB777
Reviewed April 30, 2018

You can walk on the beach and enjoy the nice scenery on Kouri Island. Wearing sandals or slippers will be convenient for you to walk along the seaside.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the scenic drive across the bridge to Kouri Island. We went straight to the heart rocks which are icons of the island. While it was a beautiful sight and we could walk down on the rocks as it was low tide, the place...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank 685susanh
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February 25, 2018|
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Response from So_Winnie | Reviewed this property |
Kouri island is a very small island that you could drive around within 10 minutes, I went there for lunch but the beach seems too busy for me. If you want a quiet escape, would suggest some quiet beaches around Nakijin... More
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Response from Mon-chocola | Reviewed this property |
There is a bus from the bus stop at the entrance of Nakijin castle to Koryu Island. It is a pink bus. It is service of four a day. The operating company is Yanbaru Express Bus Corporation.
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