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Katsuren Castle, Japan

About Katsuren Castle:- Katsuren Castle is at Ryukyuan Gusuku in Uruma, Okinawa. The known historical UNESCO World Heritage Sites which is built on a large hill of Ryukyuan limestone along with the Pacific Ocean on two sides based on the Katsuren Peninsula. The Ocean Gusuku which is it’s other name with the mid-15th Century and under the powerful Aji of Katsuren, Amawari. The castle has also an active shrine of Ryukyuan religion and the first bailey which is dedicated to Kobazukasa with both ancient Roman Currency which got excavated there and it can be easily reached by Naha Bus Terminal at Naha Airport.

How can reach:- Katsuren Castle is located on Okinawa Island in southern Japan region. It is just 2107.8 KM far from Tokyo capital city.

Tourists can access Okinawa Island by ferry from main land of the Japan. This Island has four big Ferry Ports which are Asahibashi, Okinawa Kariyushi and Ferry Iheya 3 and Port Iejima Route Terminal.

"Naha International Airport" is only one airport on Okinawa Island where tourists can get flights to China, Taiwan, South Korea and Domestic Japan cities. This airport is just 41.3 KM far from Katsuren Castle.

Visit Timings (Open Hours):-

9.00 am to 6.00 pm : All days of the Year

Tickets Price (Entrance Fee):- FREE

Contact Number (Phone):- +81 980-49-2255

Completed Built Year:- 13th-14th century

UNESCO World Heritage site:- from 2000

Address:- Sakimotobu, Motobu, Kunigami District, Okinawa Prefecture 905-0225, Japan.

Location:- Okinawa Island, Japan (Southern).

Tourist Attractions:- Mihama American Village, Beaches, Aquarium, Nago Bay, Hiji Falls, Hamahiga Island, Peace Memorial Park, Cape Hedo, Cape Zanpa etc .

Things to Do:- Swimming on many beaches, visit ruin castle, Scuba diving, Ocean Expo Park, Churaumi Aquarium, glass bottom boat trip, fishing etc.

Website:- https://www.katsuren-jo.jp


Weather Temperature

Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) 14.6 14.8 16.5 19.0 21.8 24.8 26.8 26.6 25.5 23.1 19.9 16.3
Average High (℃) 19.5 19.8 21.7 24.1 26.7 29.4 31.8 31.5 30.4 27.9 24.6 21.2

Nearest Accommodations:-

Luxury Hotels:- The Uza Terrace Beach Club Villas (+81 98-921-6111), Chibana Terrace (+81 98-960-0056), HIDEOUT OKINAWA URUMA (+81 98-963-0600), Kotohausu K Hotel (+81 80-7983-2020), The white Reef (+81 98-851-8183), Cottagi Seaside (+81 98-964-5225), Renaissance Okinawa Resort (+81 98-965-0707), Maeda Biru House (), Kariyushi Condo (+81 98-866-7377), Luxury Okinawa (+81 98-964-5225).

Affordable Hotels:- Hotel harbor (+81 98-973-3720), Mrkinjo Hotel (+81 98-923-1836), AR Okinawa Hotel (+81 98-988-7666), hotel Koza (+81 98-932-0053), Western Hotel (+81 98-933-5064), Sunrise Kanko Hotel (+81 98-933-0171), Hotel New Century (+81 98-933-5599), YOSHIDA Hotel (+81 98-933-3635), Tekisasu hoteru (+81 98-939-2347), Goyahso Okinawa (+81 50-1205-2758), Goyahso Okinawa (+81 50-1205-2758), Love & Peace (+81 98-982-1084), ONLY ONE igusa villa (+81 3-6721-1486).

Distances from Katsuren Castle:-

Tokyo City : 2107.8 KM

Yokohama City : 2097.2 KM

Osaka City : 1634.0 KM

Nagoya City : 1785.7 KM

Kyoto City : 1661.5 KM

Naha City : 32.8 KM

Nearest Major Airport:- "Naha International Airport" is only one domestic and international airport on Okinawa Island where tourists can get direct flights to China, Taiwan, Korea and domestic Japan cities.

Nearest Ferry Port:- Asahibashi (31.1 KM), Okinawa Kariyushi (36.5 KM) and Ferry Iheya 3 and Port Iejima Route Terminal (36.9 KM). Island has these four ferry ports where tourists can get ferry services to Japan main land.

Bus Services:- Buses are available from "Naha International Airport" (41.3 KM) to Okinawa Island tour.

Taxi Services:- Taxis are available from "Naha International Airport" (41.3 KM) to Okinawa Island tour.