Kayak Northern Okinawa

Shore Excursions in Okinawa-hontō

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Tour description provided by Viator

Explore the idyllic Yambaru region of Northern Okinawa (and stay warm during winter) in a pro sea kayak, customised tours with a small intimate group of up to 4 guests you will have the time to relax and take in the surroundings.  Total experience time is 3.5 hours. We will meet at a local farmers market before going to the launch site, where you will be shown the basics of controlling your kayak before the adventure.  The weather and sea conditions will effect where we can launch from and what features and areas are suitable to explore, potential locations are Kouri Island, Nakijin reef, Yagaji sea valley and Haneji inland sea with its secret beaches and remote islands.See more photos at our Instagram account: https://www.instagram.com/padaloha_kayak_sup_okinawa/
• Meet at the local farmers market - Rika Rika Warumi in Nakijin at 9am, where you can buy drinks and snacks. • Drive to the launch site best suited to the conditions (10 min) • The safety gear provided include - life jacket, windproof jacket, neoprene felt bottom boots • Learn the basics of controlling your Kayak including the foot controls to steer your kayak(30 min) • Explore the area for 2 hours with the option to stop and explore by foot • Areas to explore will depend on the weather, sea conditions and the groups ability. You will have the opportunity to paddle under Kouri bridge - Okinawa's longest road bridge and/or through Yagaji's sea valley with its steep jungle covered walls or land on one of Haneji's uninhabited islands.

What’s included

  • Local taxes
  • Bottled water
  • All activities
  • Driver/guide
  • Use of Snorkelling equipment
  • Small/private-group tour

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Unless pre-arranged)