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Blue Cave

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Address: | Cape Maeda, Kunigami-gun, Onna-son 904-0417, Okinawa Prefecture
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+81 989630166

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Fun snorkling adventure

Saw lots of fish and swam in the cave. Fun activity to do on a sunny day in Okinawa. Beautiful blue light from the cave entrance makes the water glow.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
West Bath, Maine
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West Bath, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Saw lots of fish and swam in the cave. Fun activity to do on a sunny day in Okinawa. Beautiful blue light from the cave entrance makes the water glow.

Thank kfrank9
Guamote, Ecuador
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Great place to scuba dive into from maeda steps. Take a flash light with you cause it dark in the back. The cave is roughly 25 feet deep and it tapers to a s hollow depth the farther back you go into it. It's a big attraction in the summer time and it's gets crowded so be careful of that.... More 

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Hong Kong
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016

Beautiful area with local watersports. It gets crowded, so maybe take it easy snorkeling and chilling instead of mixing it with the crowds.

Thank HKeater
Kobe, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

A great snorkeling spot but avoid going there during the high season. Thousands of tourists flock the area and you have to queue like in Shinjuku at peak time.

Thank JeanRaphael
Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

The water here is soooo beautiful, u don't need to dive deep but u are able to see a lot of fishes, and for the BLUE CAVE, which is amazingly blue that is beyond your imagination Watch out, the Tide here is strong and this area is closed if is too windy.

Thank Winnie W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

The best snorkeling in my life. The fish were everywhere and the water was so blue. No need to do scuba, just a mask and find are fine. Stay a Sunset Beach House nearby

2 Thank Norman W
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

We totally lucked out our boat pulled up to the Blue Cave with no other boats were in sight!!! This was on a Wednesday around 10am...this was our first scuba dive of the day...12 of us dove maybe 25 feet the coral was mostly dead. We saw big angel fish, Sargeant fish, clown fish, sea anemone, etc...I came up to... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

As a ceritfied, experienced diver, I expected much more of this iconic dive site in Okinawa. We met hundreds of snorkelers and novice divers guided by a dive master by holding onto two divers and blocking swim throughs and the cave itself. If it wasn't for a nice sighting of an eagle ray at the end of the dive, this... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

Snorkeling in Okinawa is great, but doing it at Cape Maeda and in the Blue Cave is wonderful! A lot of fishes! We were sourrounded!

Thank GianKyoYu
Stuttgart, Germany
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

If you want to queue for entering the ocean and queue again for entering the cave, this is THE place. If not, come here before 8 am, after 6 pm, or skip.

1 Thank wurzel99

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