On the afternoon of Friday 16th, excursions will be organised to some to some of the famous historical and cultural landmarks in Okinawa.  There will be two possible itineraries, described below.

If you would like to take part in either of these excursions, please sign up on the first day of the Workshop (Wednesday 14th).  The cost will be approximately 3000 JPY per person, in each case.

We note that maximum number of participants for each itinerary will be limited, and places will be assigned on a first-come first-served basis.  Accompanying persons are very welcome to take part in the excursions, but will also need to sign up on Wednesday 14th.

Date: Friday 16th May

A: Shuri Castle and Okinawa World 
12:30 Leave OIST Campus
13:30 Arrive Shuri Castle (UNESCO World Heritage)
15:00 Leave Shuri Castle
15:45 Arrive Okinawa World
- Cave Walk
- Kingdom Village
17:30 Leave Okinawa World
19:00 Arrive OIST Campus


B: Churaumi Aquarium, Nakijin Castle, and Okashi Goten 
12:30 Leave OIST Campus
13:40 Arrive Churaumi Aquarium
- Dolphin Show
- Whale shark feeding
15:50 Leave Churaumi Aquarium
16:00 Arrive Nakijin Castle Ruins
(UNESCO World Heritage)
16:50 Leave Nakijin Castle Ruins
17:50 Arrive Okashi Goten (Sweets Factory & Shop)
18:20 Leave Okashi Goten
18:30 Arrive OIST Campus