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Explore exciting moments and attractions around The Ritz-Carlton, Okinawa

Okinawa is one of the most popular for holiday destination in Japan where you will be able to enjoy a variety of marine and outdoor activities, beautiful scenery, while it is also rich with own history and unique culture.

World of “Ryukyu” Led by 9 World Heritage Sites Okinawa was formerly called the “Ryukyu Kingdom” from the 14th to 16th century. 9 structures and ruins symbolizing the era of the Ryukyu Kingdom are registered as “Gusuku Sites and Related Properties of the Kingdom of Ryukyu” World Heritage sites. “Gusuku” are regarded as fortresses of regional chieftains in the Ryukyu era. Immerse yourself in the unique Ryukyu history and culture by visiting these structures and ruins developed over time through contact with various neighboring countries.