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Itokazu Abuchiragama

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Explore an Okinawan military cave


Abuchiragama is a natural cave in Nanjo City, the southern part of Okinawa Main Island. During World War II, the cave functioned as a shelter for residents, a warehouse for the Japanese army and a military hospital. While exploring this important historical site, reflect upon the lives of the Okinawan people during this period and the human impact of war.

When to go: All year




Itokazu Abuchiragama 

Itokazu Abuchiragama information center 


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