Tour Around Okinawa with the Yui Rail – Recommended Information Around Omoromachi Station
Just around 19 minutes from Naha Airport using the Yui Rail.
It’s a shopping paradise once you get off the Omoromachi Station,
If you’re looking for a souvenir to buy, this is the area you should stop by. It has everything from brand-name goods to handicraft items.
Duty-free shops, shopping center, restaurants, cafe, beauty salons, these are all located near the station. You will forget time just walking and stopping by these random shops.
The area around Omoromachi is called “Shintoshin (means ‘new downtown’)”, and it’s the center of Okinawan business district.
Not only you will enjoy shopping and eating, the area also has a big movie theater, historical museum, and an art gallery. One day might not be enough to tour through all of these spots.
On a rainy day, try taking a walk around Omoromachi station instead of going further out on island.
The area is accessible with Yui Rail as well with local buses and rental cars.
In Okinawa’s old song, the word “Omoro” means peace and prosperity in the village.
Soon after the war, Okinawa has been under America’s governance, and its land has been developed for the U.S. military facilities. In the 80′s, the city began its redevelopment, and gained its popularity that it has right now.
The meaning behind the name of the city represents Okinawa’s peace and its bright future.
Omoromachi, a place where you can enjoy shopping, and have a taste of Okinawa’s history.
Map and Location Information around the Omoro-machi Station
Recommended Gourmet Around Omoro-machi Area
Daikon no Hana (Ajya)
Convenient location as nearby Shintoshin. Daikon no Hana offers eclectic healthy menu as all-you-can-eat. Free parking is available. More than 40 kinds of nutrient dishes made with mainly abundance of local fresh vegetables grown on our own farm are all lined up on tables to choo…
Recommended Beauty Salons and Parlors Around Omoro-machi Area
Asian Relaxation Spa Ya-Cai Chura
Asian Relaxation Spa Ya-Cai offers the best massages that heal your daily stress featuring relaxed Asian atmosphere. Only 10 minute drive from Kokusai street and 20 minutes from the airport. Located in the Ameku district of Okinawa (in Shintoshin area) and easy access from HW 58. We offer various spa menus based on Asian style which is …
Recommended Shops Around Omoro-machi Area
DFS GALLERIA Okinawa
Privilege for Okinawa travelers! The one and only roadside duty free store in Japan. DFS offers the widest variety of more than 130 luxury top brands in fashion & accessories, watches & jewelry and beauty & fragrances for up to 30% …