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Okinawa cruising!! (boat charter cruising)

Introducing how to play the Okinawa cruising charter tour and the points of the tour!

Sea fireworks viewing

When you come to the main island of Okinawa, be sure to charter a boat and enjoy cruising!

The sea of Okinawa is one of the most transparent in the world.

This time, we would like to introduce a cruising tour (cruising by time of day, such as day/sunset/night).


Ginowan Port Marina", the largest on the main island of Okinawa, can be reached in as little as 30 minutes from Naha Airport.There are also tropical beaches nearby that are popular with tourists and locals. When you visit the main island of Okinawa, be sure to stop by.This time is a must-read for those who want to charter a cruise on Okinawa Main Island or have a party on a chartered boat!

Enjoy Okinawan seascapes and activities on a boatChartered Cruising TourIntroducing points and features of chartered tours.


Okinawa Cruising Scenic Viewpoints for Chartered Tours

Keiise Island (Chibishi Atoll)

Okinawa Main IslandNaha PortAbout 17km west ofLocated in the East China SeaKamiyama Island, Nagannu Island, and Kuefu Island Consists of OneIsland . Belongs to Kerama Islands It is designated as Kerama Islands National Park.

You can reach any of the islands in about 45 minutes from Ginowan Marina.

Off Urasoe (Kamiji)

Okinawa Main Island Located off the coast of Soeichi, there is a coral reef area called Kamiji. You can see the west coast road completed in 2021 and San-A Parco City built on the site returned to the US military.

Off Ginowan (Janase Janabishi)

Okinawa Main Island Located off the coast of Soe City, there is a coral reef called Janabishi. You can see the green-roofed convention center and the white-sand tropical beach on land.

Off the coast of Chatan

Okinawa Main IslandAbout 5km northeast of Ginowan Port Marina It is located off the coast of Chatan Town. You can see Araha Beach, Mihama American Village, U.S. military housing in Sunabe, and U.S. Kadena Air Force Base.

Off the coast of Yomitan

Okinawa Main IslandAbout 15km northeast from Ginowan Port Marina is located off the coast of Yomitan Village. You can see Cape Zanpa, U.S. Air Force Tori Station, various natural beaches, and the townscape of Yomitan Village, which has remained unchanged since ancient times.

|Okinawa cruising Benefits of chartered tours

I saw the sea of Okinawa

We will introduce the merits of using a chartered tour to enjoy Okinawa cruising.

1. Family and group fun

That's all there is to a chartered tour. You can enjoy cruising without worrying about other customers on tours such as riding together.

2. Enjoy it empty-handed

Various equipment can be rented for private tours.

3. Go to the best spot for the day's sea conditions

On the Okinawa cruising tour, you can go to the most beautiful spot of the day by a guide who knows the sea of Kerama. Another advantage of a chartered tour is that you can change the points in consultation with the customer.If you go all the way to Okinawa, let's enjoy Okinawa in the best conditions!4. Time zone can be selected

For chartered cruising, you can choose day cruising, sunset cruising to enjoy the setting sun, or night cruising to enjoy the night view.You can choose the plan according to your convenience and preference.

|How to enjoy Okinawa cruising charter tour

Introducing an example of how to enjoy an Okinawa cruising charter tour.

1. Required time

There is also . If you have a limited amount of time on your trip to Okinawa and want to experience as many things as possible, we recommend taking the 2-hour course (Ginowan/Chatan area) or the 3.5-hour course. Click here for cruising tour detailsOn the other hand, for those who want to take their time and fully enjoy the Kerama sea, not only the default planIt is possible to set a plan according to your desired time and request. For example, "10:00-17:00 (7-hour course) Enjoy cruising while enjoying snorkeling and boat fishing."

2. Meeting place

The sky above Ginowan Marina

From the main island of Okinawa to each scenic point, depart from Ginowan Marina.The meeting place is near the outdoor bench in the yellow-roofed administration building.Ginowan Marina, which is located right in the middle of the main island of Okinawa, is about 15 minutes by car from Naha and Chatan, which has recently become popular as a base for traveling to Okinawa.Highly recommended for those staying in central Okinawa.

Map of Ginowan Marina

If you are going for the first time, you should be able to arrive without hesitation if you use the Ginowan Convention Center as a landmark.

3. Destination

Okinawa cruising charter tours are held at various scenic points.We will guide you to the best place according to your request and the sea condition of the day.


|Okinawa Cruising Charter Tour Experience

This time, we will introduce Okinawa cruising (Keiise Island (Chibishi Atoll) 7 hour course).

Children aged 3 and above can participate in snorkeling, welcome drink, snorkeling set rental, bath towel, and underwater photo service.

The meeting place, Ginowan Marina, is across the road from ROUND 1 Ginowan. The lighthouse is the landmark.

Ginowan Marina Lighthouse

(Google Maps here)The parking lot is located in Ginowan Marina and can be used for 300 yen per day. You can also use the facility's shower for 160 yen.After joining the staff near the yellow-roofed administration building, we will move to the ship with a lunch box, a change of clothes, and sunscreen.

After completing the application form, wearing a life jacket, and explaining the precautions on board, it's time to set sail!Those who are worried should take motion sickness medicine in advance, as the boat may sway quite a bit.Arrive at the point after cruising for about 45 minutes. Moor the ship and spend a relaxing and luxurious time while looking at the Kerama blue sea and uninhabited islands.

This time, I consulted with the captain in advance and had snorkeling and boat fishing experience included in the plan.Snorkeling first.Enter the sea and you will be surprised at how clear the water is! There are a lot of fish, and when you feed them, they come right in front of you. The coral reefs are also beautiful and you can fully enjoy the world in the sea.I was able to meet the long-awaited sea turtle!

sea turtle in the sea

Lunch on the boat. Lunch while looking at the Kerama blue sea is the best.

boat fishing with family

During the tour, the captain and the guide will take a photo and give you the data for free.

Sunset at Ginowan Marina

Sunset at Ginowan Marina!

Watch fireworks on board

The climax is watching fireworks from the boat.

I will never forget the uninhabited islands and the colors of the sea seen from the boat, the beauty of the sea surface sparkling with the sunshine seen from underwater, the sunset and the night view of the town.

For those who want to enjoy Okinawa cruising, this tour is definitely recommended! On your way home, spend a relaxing time watching the sun set over the East China Sea! !

Luxury charter cruising while watching the sunset over the sea of Okinawa.

Would you like to spend a wonderful time with your loved ones as the west coast waves and sea breeze play in the sky that changes from a soft orange sunset to a quiet dark blue?Check Okinawa cruising charter tour!

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