Aka island,Geruma island, Fukaji island Sight seeing spots(Kerama Islands,Okinawa)

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You can go to Aka island about 50 minutes by high-speed ferry (1 hour 10 minutes if it goes via Zamami Island) from Tomari Port (Naha).
You can go to Geruma island, Fukaji island across the bridge From Aka island.

Sight seeing spots

THE FLAME OF PEACE MONUMENT(Aka island)

THE FLAME OF PEACE MONUMENT(Aka island)
The American forces landed first in Okinawa here in World War II(March 26,1945, 8:00 am 4 minutes).
In addition, We build fire of the Okinawa Prefecture memorial service at June 20,1991, here

Bronze statue of Shiro(Aka island)

Bronze statue of Shiro(Aka island)
“Shiro(dog’s name)” was over swimming in the sea to Zamami island to meet his girlfriend Marilyn.
This story was a movie.

Amagusuku observatory(Aka island)

Amagusuku observatory(Aka island)

Nakadake or Takibaru observatory(Aka island)

Nakadake or Takibaru observatory(Aka island)

Kushibaru observatory(Aka island)

ushibaru observatory(Aka island)

Nishibama Beach(Aka island)

Nshibama Beach(Aka island)

View from Aka Bridge

Nshibama Beach(Aka island)
The rocks over there are Sakubaru rocks(maybe).

Nshibama Beach(Aka island)

Ie villagers Camp Site monument(Geruma island)

Ie villagers Camp Site monument(Geruma island)
1945 April 16, U.S. Forces landed on Ie Island, occupied at April 21.
U.S. Forces did the surviving residents to prisoners of war.
U.S. Forces force to move POW to Zamami village or Tokashiki village.

Nationally designated important cultural property “Takara house”(Geruma island)

Nationally designated important cultural property "Takara house"(Geruma island)
The owner of this house was Captain of the family, which was engaged in trade with China in the Ryukyu Dynasty.
It seems to bear the prototype of Okinawa houses.

Fukaji observatory(Fukaji island)

Nationally designated important cultural property "Takara house"(Geruma island)

Kerama deer(wild Ryukyu Sika deer (Cervus nippon keramae))

>Kerama deer(wild Ryukyu Sika deer (Cervus nippon keramae))
If you are lucky, You can see “Kerama deer”.

To(From)Aka island Ferries

You can go to Aka island about 50 minutes by high-speed ferry (1 hour 10 minutes if it goes via Zamami Island) from Tomari Port (Naha).

▼Tomari Port (Naha)⇔Aka island⇔Zamami Island⇔Aka island⇔Tomari Port (Naha)
Time table

If you would like to go to Tokashiki island,You can get on “Kerama route”.
※You must make a reservation at least 1 day in advance of 17:00.
Time table

You can go to Geruma island, Fukaji island across the bridge From Aka island.

▼Kerama route ship
Kerama route ship

June 23,2016

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