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Address: 915 Takashiho, Nakagami-gun, Yomitan-son 904-0323 , Okinawa Prefecture
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Interesting sea salt DIY Experience

They will teach you how to make sea salt out of sea water and they will provide you a container to bring the salt home

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 December 2015
Danny C
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Chatan, Japan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location and ocean view, a standard souvenir that features a variety of salt, Ice cream shop that's pretty good, Ryukru galss shop where you can make your own glass for prices from 2500 yen to 3300 yen plus extras if you want, they also had some unique glassware and glass art which we bought a couple pieces, a small... More 

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Thank Kurt I
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

They will teach you how to make sea salt out of sea water and they will provide you a container to bring the salt home

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Thank Danny C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Buy tickets at Gala, make your way down the hill and you will find a place called Sea Seed. Sea seed shows you the different stages of coral growth in their efforts of conservation. The coral is beautiful and depending on the season, they may have baby sea turtles (my favorite part). They also have a few touch tanks to... More 

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Hong Kong
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2015

the place gives good view on the ocean and shore. not too much to do with the salt making in fact, just a very small scale facility is show-cased. it carries ceramic-making and glass-making workshop, a place you can plan to spend 40-60 mins.

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Thank dhui
Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Very nice glass blowing experience. Staff were all very nice and patient. There're a vast choices of colors and patterns you can choose for your final product. They also have lessons for pottery, salt making and even scuba diving too. This place also got an awesome sea view and very serene and chill environment.

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Thank Eric L
Chatan-cho, Japan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2015

Off the beaten path, but worth the trip. At the swa salt factory you with help from a very pleasant staff member boil sea water until salt appears. Then you transfer to a cute little pottery jar and take home a little hand made souvenir from Okinawa. Be surw to visit the local pottery community in the arwa.

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Thank James B
Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2013

We came here just to make our own sea salt. The water they give you has already been condensed 7 times hence it only took 30 minutes to make the sea salt. Actually I was quite amazed that we were able to make the sea salt so quickly because there were so much water. The sea salt was very fine... More 

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Thank Free D
Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2013 via mobile

Come here for 2 things: 1. DIY salt (1500 yen - takes 30mins) 2. Scenic view Other than the above 2 items, I really cannot think of anything interesting for me to make this trip.

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Thank Ng G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2013

The food at the nearby restaurants were great, there are a variety of different types of food. The beach and nearby ocean walk draws in large crowds of people

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2011

Loved this area - the view amazing! There is also a lot of activites that can be done in one central location - they have the Sea Salt area where you can make your own sea salt through stirring 30 mins of concentrated sea water or you can get your hands dirty with pottery works or even shop at their... More 

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