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“speak english”(2 reviews)
“bus tour”(2 reviews)
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Naha 900-0021, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 98-862-6737
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

It always arrive on time, even in typhoon season. There's a bus-timetable and it was always right on time. Locals and many tourists prefer to drive and buses aren't that used much and thus, it wasn't crowded (lots of seats left). I guess, unless the...More

2  Thank ionsis
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

We bought the 3 days tourist bus pass at ¥5,000. However, though economical compared to taxi which is very costly, the long bus ride to the north was taxing. All in all, travelling from Naha to Nakijin Castle and Cape Manza took us 6 travelling...More

2  Thank Eve420
Reviewed January 17, 2018

We tried taking a bus to local sites. Very efficient if u know what places you like to go. Have a map, plan ahead. Driver does not speak English but very helpful. However bring a map to show them. We enjoy the bus ride. There...More

Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

Looking for a tour guide through Okinawa? Take the Okinawa Bus Tour Company. With a lot tourd to choose they showed you around the area. Airconditioned busses and some tours with a great lunch, makes your tour unforgettable. Be aware that tour guides are not...More

2  Thank Animefan1980
Reviewed July 12, 2017

We used this bus to return to our hotel in Naha from the Churaumi Aquarium. The taxi ride to the aquarium cost us $180!!! Take the bus and save yourself some serious money. The buses are air-conditioned and you pick up a ticket stamped with...More

2  Thank B P
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

All the information about the bus stops is in japanese and the drivers don't speak a word in english. They were very unkind with us. Okinawa is a tourist place and the tourist need information to move around....

2  Thank Miguel N
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

I went to Okinawa world with Okinawa sightseeing bus. The tour guidance is nice and friendly but little or no speak English. It's good to pick me up at hotel and droped me off at the airport. However, the schedule was too short and had...More

Thank peetij2017
Reviewed May 10, 2017

The bus depot was easy to locate, the desk staff were friendly and spoke some english. The tour guide spoke no english. The bus ride was ok, the AC did not work properly so it was often very warm on the bus and had limited...More

1  Thank Dale B
Reviewed April 28, 2017

I have taken the Bus whenever I visit Okinawa. Many tourist are not sure of venturing around on a Bus. Okay Listen up. Most people at the Bus Station speak English, of course the written Bus Schedule is in Japanese, but you can write the...More

Thank taikodrummer51
Reviewed March 30, 2017

If you can understand Japanese and like an informative educational guide, this may be the tour for you. I could understand the gist, but my friend found the constant chattering of the bus tour guide overwhelming from 8:30-15:30. At points she talked about Okinawa weather,...More

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