【Hyatt Only】Subtropical Nature~Hija River Mangrove Kayak Tour


Hija River is known for its breathtaking landscape ever since the Ryukyu period and is the largest river on Okinawa Main Island.

This tour provides the opportunity to experience Okinawan nature and history inside the mangroves as well as enjoy nature’s breathtaking beauty  

  • Experience kayak on a calm river with minimal wind and waves
  • Observe the creatures that inhabit the tidal flat such as crabs, gobies, and wild birds
  • Discover the breathtaking beauty of Okinawa’s natural landscape
  • Spend a relaxing time in natural surroundings
  • Does not affect by the tide and it is a every-day tour


Tour Conditions

Plan Details

Operating days
Entire year
Venue Hija River
Time required Approximately4hours
Approximately 2 hours
Number of passengers required at least 2
age limit 3 years old ~59 years old
Reservation deadline 2 days 17 before
For any inquiries after the Web reservation deadline, please contact us at:
TEL: +81-98-941-6828 (8:00~19:00)
Payment method
Pay with credit card
【Hyatt Only】Hija River Mangrove Adventure Kayak Tour
  • Adult (over age 15) ¥9,800
  • Kid (from age 4~15) ¥6,800
What is included Lecture fee, Guide fee, Gear Rental equipment , Insurance.
Schedule 【Mangrove day kayak】

① 09:30 departure from the hotel (Check-in10:40)
②11:30 departure from the hotel (Check-in 11:30)
③13:30 departure from the hote (Check-in 14:40)
※The check-in time will be 20 minutes before the tour

*Meeting 30 minutes before the departure time

<Schedule (example 11:00)>

09:30 Departure from the hotel

Around 10:40 Arrival at Hijagawa Nature Experience Center - Check in

Around 11:00
Introduction, gear check, kayak lesson

Start kayak tour (about 1hour)

Around 13:00 Tour finish

Delivery to the hotel

※Time required for the kayak tour: about 2 hours
What to bring towel(s), a change of clothes, sandals or footwear that can get wet, cap or hat, plastic bottled soft drinks or water and insect repellent
Meeting place・Map Blue Field (in front of Hijagawa Nature Experience Center)
566-5 Mizugama, Kadena Town, Nakagami District, Okinawa Prefecture  [Map]

Meeting place・Time *Meeting 20 minutes before the departure time
Parking lot
Assembly point 566-5 Mizugama, Kadena-cho, Nakagami-gun In front of Hijagawa Nature Experience Center
Dissolution place 566-5 Mizugama, Kadena-cho, Nakagami-gun In front of Hijagawa Nature Experience Center
Transportation Companies

Reserve Online


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Precautions <Meet-up point>
566-5 Mizugama, Kadena-cho, Nakagami-gun (中頭郡嘉手納町水釜(みずがま)566-5)
In front of Hijagawa Nature Experience Center
First, you will see a road that painted in blue. Then, if you keep going traight for along the river, you will find the "Nature Experience Center" at the dead end.
If you cannot find it please call 098-989-0809.
1. At the time of booking, please let us know the full name of representative, mobile phone number, total number of participants, desired date and time and shoe size of everyone.
2. The lower half of your body will get a little wet during the tour. We recommend you come in clothes that you do not mind getting wet and using sunburn protection.
3. Please bring a small towel and a hat.
4. Please prepare a change of clothes, beach sandals, and sunscreen as needed.
5. Please come with clothes that you can participate in kayaking in advance so that we can get ready easily and change clothes if necessary after kayaking.
6. For safety reasons, pregnant women, people under the influence of alcohol, and those who are in poor health are not allowed to participate in the tour.
7.This tour will take place in rainy conditions, but may be cancelled in the event of extremely heavy rain, tides or dangerous river conditions.
8. When you apply, please be sure to read the terms and conditions in advance.
Cancellation policy

If for any reason, the customer cancels his or her reservations, he or she will have to pay the following cancellation fees. Furthermore, please keep in mind that any bank transfer fees will be the customer's responsibility.
Cancellation 8-10 days before reservation date・・・20% of the original price
Cancellation 2-7 days before the reservation date・・・30% of the original price
Day before the reservation date・・・50% of the original price
On the reservation date・・・100% of the original price