Shopping at AEON MALL after experiencing the nature in Okinawa

Muslim-friendly Destination, Okinawa

Okinawa is two and a half hours away from Tokyo and one and a half hours away from Taipei by airplane, and is filled with activities that you can only experience here. However, are you worried about a place to pray? In Part 2, we will be introducing to you several Muslim friendly restaurants and tourist attractions located further north of Naha City, as well as the mosque in Okinawa.


Okinawa Masjid

Muslim-friendly Destination, Okinawa

Okinawa masjid is the central of Muslim community in Okinawa. It is located close to the Ryukyu University, so international students often visit for praying. The mosque has a very warm atmosphere, where you will find Muslims and non-Muslims eating curry together after praying.

Muslim-friendly Restaurant

Green River Cafe

Muslim-friendly Destination, Okinawa

The name comes from the green river at the back of the restaurant. The chef worked as a private chef in Saudi Arabia for 10 years, with knowledge about HALAL. On sunny days, you can enjoy your meal while enjoying the view from the outdoor seats.

Opening Hours 11:00-24:00
Close Monday
Address 315-4 Kadena, Kadena-cho, Nakagami-gun, Okinawa 904-0203
Halal Gourmet Japan


This restaurants has closed.

Muslim-friendly Destination, Okinawa

Okinawa is surrounded by the ocean, and fresh fish are caught every day. At Seafood Restaurant Umihana, you can enjoy fresh seafood dishes. Please reserve in advance for dishes using HALAL meat.

Opening Hours 11:00-22:00
Close Year-end and New Year
Address 54 Mihama, Chatan-cho, Nakagami-gun, Okinawa 904-0115

Tourist Attraction

Forest Adventure in Onna

Muslim-friendly Destination, Okinawa

A spot recommended for anyone wanting to have a thrilling experience. You can tie a lifeline rope to yourself and glide the sky. It is located at a hilltop where you can look down to see the ocean, so if you are scared of sky gliding, you can also have fun hiking.

Cape Manza

Muslim-friendly Destination, Okinawa

This is the place to go if you want to view the clear sky and beautiful blue ocean of Okinawa. When you walk along a route through the prairies from a cliff, you will start to see the ocean spreading infinitely towards the horizon. There is also a famous rock shaped like an elephant’s trunk.

AEON MALL Okinawa Rycom

Muslim-friendly Destination, Okinawa

AEON MALL is a shopping mall found anywhere in Japan, but at AEON MALL Okinawa Rycom, you can find one-of-a-kind souvenirs such as Okinawan lion dolls. There is also a prayer room in the mall, which is happy news for Muslims.


Muslim-friendly Destination, Okinawa

Many Okinawan lions will greet you at the entrance of this hotel. The restaurant serves Muslim-friendly menus, and you can also ask to have a prayer mat delivered to your room. It takes about 7 to 8 minutes to AEON mall by taxi.

Muslim-friendly Destination, Okinawa

Okinawa is warm throughout the entire year, and is a very pleasant destination to travelers from warm climates such as Indonesia and Malaysia. There are much more highlights in Okinawa, so we hope you can arrange a plan for a trip to Okinawa.

Check the locations of the places that I introduced in this article!

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