Chinen Marine Leisure Center

Chinen Marine Leisure Center (知念海洋レジャーセンター) is a great place for budget travellers to experience coral reefs cheaply. The area is a great place to go swimming, diving or fishing. 25 minute tours of the coral reef and tropical fish are available on glass bottomed boats (1,400 yen), as well as a boat service to a small island nearby for a more secluded experience.


Open: 9:00-17:00 (October-March), 9:00-17:30 (April-September)

Komaka Island Price:

Transportation to: Adults 2500 yen, elementary school students 1250 yen, free for infants

Kudaka Island Price: Adults 2800 yen, elementary school students 1400 yen, free for infants

How to get there

From Naha Bus Terminal, take a bus to Chinen Kaiyo Leisure Center-mae.


Published by Matthew Baxter

Japan travel writer and onsen addict