Nago Festivals & Events

Everyone in Okinawa Knows Nago for its January Cherry blossom Festival but the rest of the year there is much to celebrate in this Northern Okinawa city. In early August Nago plays host to the Nago City Mayor's Cup Dragon-boat Race, the National championships of dragon boat racing. For flower enthusiasts many events are held throughout the year like the pressed flower contest and the Hana-no-sato Garden Festival.

 

hannano sato  \nago okinawa garden festival Hana-no-sato Garden Festival
This is a must see event for anyone with a green thumb. The Hana-no-sato Garden Festival is famous in Okinawa for its innumerable selection of flowers ranging from seasonal plants, imported potted plants, tropical fruit trees, flowering trees, and ...
nago pressed flower contest The pressed flower contest in Okinawa takes place in Nago City at the already botanical crazy NEO Park. Each year the contest becomes more popular as more and more entries are received from Okinawa, near by Kyushu, and ...
nago okinawa cherry blossom festival Nago Cherry Blossom Festival
Known for its cherry blossoms Nago Okinawa hosts the earliest Sakura (cherry blossoms) and hanami (cherry blossom viewing) in Japan. There is plenty of action, and numerous photo opportunities, at the Nago Cherry Blossom Festival, which takes place at several locations...
nago hari dragon boat race okinawa japan Mayor's Cup Dragon-boat Race
The biggest, the best, the final Okinawa Dragon Boat Races of the year! Hailed as the National championships of Hari teams from all over Okinawa, Japan and even other countries come out to compete and try to take home the tile of fastest at the ...

 

North Okinawa Tours

 JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Northern Okinawa Tour
On this tour visit many of the North Okinawa’s famous sites like Churaumi Aquarium ( the world's third largest aquarium), Ryukyu Mura where you can experience living history, and many more exciting places. Lunch included.
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Nakijin-jo Castle World Heritage Bus Tour
On this tour visit many of the North Okinawa’s famous sites like Cape Manza, Churaumi Aquarium ( the world's third largest aquarium), Nakijin-jo Castle, Nago Pineapple Park. Lunch included.
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Marine Walk from Nago (Departs at 9:00 am)
Enjoy walking underwater through Okinawa's clear ocean by simply putting on a special helmet which draws air from the surface, you can breathe normally even while underwater and explore Okinawa's beautiful coral reefs.
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Jet Skiing, Banana Boat & Super Mable Tour
Enjoy all 3 of these thrilling marine sports out on the open water. 
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Miyako Islands Hotels & Resorts

 Location  Rating  Hotel Name
 Miyako Is. 4 star hotel Hotel Atoll Emerald Miyakojima
 Miyako Is. 4 star hotel Miyakojima Tokyu Resort 
 Miyako Is. 4 star hotel Hotel Breeze Bay Marina 
 Miyako Is. 5 star hotel Shigira Bayside Suite ALLAMANDA