Kerama Islands Vacations
Of course, visiting just one place, no matter how popular, usually only offers you a narrow glimpse into the broader cultural and natural fabric of a region. So allow time to savour Okinawa 's other sights and attractions. Interesting places in the vicinity of Kerama Islands are Tomigusuku, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the west, and Central Okinawa, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the west.
While you are staying in Kerama Islands, why not spend a few hours exploring Naha. Approximately 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the east, this regional city is where you'll find Tamaudoun Site, Shuri Castle and Shrikinjocho Stone-Path Road. Naminouegu Shrine, Himeyuri Peace Museum and Makishi Public Market are also good places to spend some time.
Should the heavens open, don't worry, Okinawa boasts a wide range of art galleries, indoor markets and palaces, that will keep culture vultures entertained and dry. Every place you visit has a specific history and this area has plenty of its own stories to tell. The traditional villages in these parts provide a great snapshot to the past.
The Okinawa area offers travelers a number of laid-back avenues to experience the region's wide open spaces, such as cycling and wildlife watching. Tapping into local passion and expertise is the perfect way for visitors to experience a new place. So consider singing up for one of the cycling tours, culinary tours and guided nature walks.
As the sun sets on your adventures, spend what's left of your yen on last-minute mementos and say Sayōnara to the locals you've met and the locations you've been.