Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium and Related Facilities To help prevent the spread of COVID-19 in Okinawa, some of our facilities will be temporarily closed from August 2nd 2020 (Sunday).
Once again, a giant manta, the world’s largest species of ray, is living in the Kuroshio Sea tank!
The aquarium introduces you to the mystery of Okinawa’s marine creatures
starting with the naturally lit Coral Sea tank, which exhibits a large selection of coral reef. Next is the enormous, dynamic Kuroshio Sea tank, where you can observe the world’s biggest fish as well as whale sharks and manta rays, which, in a world first, the aquarium has succeeded in breeding. And as you go deeper into the aquarium, you will encounter the Deep Sea tank, in which the which the mysterious deep sea of Okinawa is reproduced, allowing you to experience Okinawa’s entire underwater world.