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Kouri Ocean Tower

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Simply breathtaking

First thing you see when you reach Kouri Island, facilities a bit dated but the service and cart up... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
JacobO634
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Naha, Japan
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Hidden gem

Must up to the roof top to see the spectacular view of kouri island before heading to beaches. It’s... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
nsr0102
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Malaysia
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538 Kouri, Nakijin-son, Kunigami-gun 905-0406, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First thing you see when you reach Kouri Island, facilities a bit dated but the service and cart up to the top are quite value for money. The scenery up there (where you see the bell) is simply breathtaking. Good souvenir shop but remember to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JacobO634
nagopine7581, 古宇利オーシャンタワー 小嶋 at Kouri Ocean Tower, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago
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JacobO634さま この度は、古宇利オーシャンタワーへお越しくださいまして 誠にありがとうございました。 カート...More

Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Must up to the roof top to see the spectacular view of kouri island before heading to beaches. It’s a hidden gem.More

Date of experience: November 2018
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nagopine7581, 古宇利オーシャンタワー 小嶋 at Kouri Ocean Tower, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018
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nsr0102さま この度は 古宇利オーシャンタワーへお越しくださいまして 誠にありがとうございました。 古宇利オーシ...More

Reviewed October 16, 2018

This was a hidden gem. Totally amazing sight. Bring Yen, they do not accept credit cards in the first two portions. Great place for the family.More

Date of experience: October 2018
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nagopine7581, 古宇利オーシャンタワー 小嶋 at Kouri Ocean Tower, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2018
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Dear.Janel S  この度は、古宇利オーシャンタワーへお越しくださいまして、誠にありがとうございました。 また...More

Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Main attraction on Kouri island. There are nice views over the bridge and sea from top floor, decent cafe selling local specialties, very good gift shop and surprisingly good shell museum.More

Date of experience: September 2018
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FrequentFlier808832, 古宇利オーシャンタワー 小嶋 at Kouri Ocean Tower, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2018
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Mr_Nobody_1979 さま この度は古宇利オーシャンタワーへお越しくださいまして、誠にありがとうございました。...More

Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Parking for Kouri Ocean Tower is free, but the lots are small and scattered around the location. Entrance fee is 800¥ for adults. Once you pay the admission, you will ride a self-driven golf cart up the hill while a recording of Kouri is played....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 2, 2018

It was getting a bit late in the day and I had to return to Naha for the night to check in to my hotel, so decided against going up this tower. It was surprisingly busy though with the car park nearly full. The tower...More

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

I drove my family in about 1.5 hour from Cape Hedo to Kouri Ocean Tower (mapcode 485 693 485*14) via the famous Kouri Bridge and spent about 2 hours here in the late afternoon (about 4pm). Kouri Ocean Tower was opened in November 2013, and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed April 23, 2018

Tickets for the Kouri Ocean Tower includes the ride on the kart, shells museum and a visit to the tower so you could ring the bell as well as admire the view :-) I am not a shell person , went there just to see...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed January 19, 2018

A japanese friend recommended this island. It is up north eastern part of okinawa. You need to drive there, passed a long bridge, fantastic view. From the tower you can to see the local houses. There is a tour heading here too. We drove here...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank LUVBALIBEACH
Reviewed January 3, 2018

The view of the surrounding waters was simply breathtaking - so many different shades of blue! Worth the admission price alone. Pretty interesting shell museum as well.

Date of experience: December 2017
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You can allow about 1 to 1.5 hours at the tower.
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