These are some of the regularly-visited tourist attractions that are near chillma, all of which are an hour away by car or less.
Definitely check them out.
Kouri Island is called "Love Island" and this long bridge is used to approach it Opened in 2005, this bridge connects the gap between Yagaji Island and Kouri Island. It's the longest bridge in Okinawa, spanning 2km. Parking is available on the end of the bridge on Yagaji Island side, so feel free to stop and take a look around. The emerald green sea is gorgeous and if you walk in the shallow water, you can even see fish at your feet.
●About 15 minutes from chillma [Address] Kunigami-gun, Nakijin-son, Kouri [Parking] Yagaji Island side - holds about 10 cars
You'll see Kouri Beach shortly after crossing the Kouri Bridge At the base of the bridge is Kouri's main beach. A lot of people love to gather here and take in the view all around.
●About 20 minutes from chillma by car [Address] Kunigami-gun, Nakijin-son, Kouri
Small, but historical beach As you approach, you'll see holes in the rocks where it's said that a legendary man and woman lived. This beach is a place that's like the setting of the Okinawa version of Adam and Eve.
●About 23 minutes from chillma by car [Address] Kunigami-gun, Nakijin-son, Kouri 10
A very romantic spot On the north side of the island, there's a rocky reef in the cove that was shaped into a heart over time by the waves and is a very popular spot among tourists. Try viewing them from different angles.
●About 30 minutes from chillma by car [Address] Kunigami-gun, Nakijin-son, Kouri 2371
⑤Kouri Ocean Tower
Kouri's landmark offers a view of the sea and bridge Standing tall, the Kouri Ocean Tower offers an elevated view of the surrounding areas. There are shops and restaurants inside as well. Kouri's becoming a must-see spot for tourists and the Ocean Tower is one of the reasons why.
●About 27 minutes from chillma by car
[Address] Kunigami-gun, Nakijin-son, Kouri 538
⑥Nakijin Castle Remains
This once-glorious structure from 600 years ago is now a world heritage site Part of the Ryukyu Kingdom, this structure was erected as the residence of King Hananchi in the 14th-15th century. At an elevation of about 100 meters with a deep valley to the east, this castle was very well-defended in those times. There are still many walls and the building at the top has a shrine of worship.
●About 25 minutes from chillma by car
[Address] Okinawa-ken, Kunigami-gun, Nakijin-son, Imajuku 5101
⑦Bise's Fukugi Namiki Road
A large pride of Okinawa
The fukugi (or garcinia) trees have been growing for many years and they cover the village and a naturally pathway has formed through the area.
You can see sunbeams coming through the trees and even in summer, it’s comparatively cool here. Customers can ride on rental cycles or buffalo-pulled carts to make the experience more fun.
●About 40 minutes from chillma by car [Address] Okinawa Motobu-machi, Bise
⑧Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
See the enormous whale sharks at this famous spot This is a very famous Okinawa spot where you can see many kinds of fish, the most notable are the whale sharks. There is also a dolphin show which is a must-see.
●About 30 minutes from chillma by car
[Address] Kunigami-gun, Motobu-machi, Ishikawa 424
⑨Okinawa Fruits Land
Rain or shine, over 400,000 people come a year to enjoy this spot This theme park shows off many great things of Okinawa, such as the paper kite butterfly, which is the largest butterfly in Japan, several rare species of birds, and various kinds of southern fruits. Depending on the season, there can be mangos, and pineapples, as well as the less-seen canistel fruit, and sugar-apples, just to name a few.
●About 30 minutes from chillma by car
[Address] Okinawa-ken, Nago-shi, Biimata 1220-71