About Okinawa and us

“Honu” means ‘Sea Turtle’ in Hawaiian. We are committed to providing an enjoyable and relaxing dive. We are a small shop, but we are the friendliest and most comfortable shop in Okinawa. Located in Naha city Okinawa island. There is just 5 minutes away from the Naha International Airport by car. 

Naha is a very convenient location; there are many shopping places available, numerous upscale restaurants located on the Kokusai-Dori (International Street) and many great accommodations.


Honu Honu Divers Okinawa has been awarded a "Certificate of Excellence 2016 and 2017" by TripAdvisor! 

 

This achievement celebrates businesses who have consistently achieved glowing traveler reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year. 


 Address:

3-4-15 Wakasa Naha-city Okinawa

900-0031 Japan

 

TEL: +81-98-988-8877

 

GPS map code : 33 186 106



Staff

Owner

"Tetsu "  (TETSURO Nagasaka)

PADI Course Director No165907

EFR Instructor Trainer

20+ PADI Speciality Instructor Trainer

International Association for Handicapped Diver Instructor

Marine Diver License No.60002217251 (Required license for dive shop workers by Japanese law)

@Award for PADI Course Director in JAPAN 2015
@Award for the best PADI Course Director in JAPAN 2016

 

TETSU is an extremely experienced instructor and has over 9,000 dive experiences. He has led many dive tours and taught many classes. He lived in Hawaii for eight years, and during that time he taught courses and led dive tours in English. He is crazy about Diet Coke and Ramen-Noodles.


"Susumu"

PADI IDC Staff instructor

Marine Diver License

Susumu has has instructor experience more than ten year in Saipan, Guam and Japan.


"Ai"

PADI OWSI instructor

Marine Diver License

Ai can do the work of the interpreter, too.

 


"Masami"

PADI IDC Staff instructor

Marine Diver License

Masami has a superior academic background.She can do the work of the interpreter, too.

 


"Nawa"

PADI IDC Staff instructor

Marine Diver License

Nawa is part time staff. also dive boat captain.


"Tom"

Super Sub staff 

He is English teacher in Okinawa and speaks Chinese.

 



Recommend hotel area in NAHA
Recommend hotel area in NAHA

 

Are you not troubled in a hotel?
Please use this map as a reference.

The inside red line is free transportation area.


About Okinawa

Okinawa Prefecture is located in the southernmost tip of Japan. It is composed of both large and small islands and boasts a year round warm climate. With a beautiful transparent sea and rich natural environment, Okinawa has become one of Japan’s most popular tourist destinations.

 

@Access to Okinawa

Regular flights from major domestic airports such as the Narita International Airport, Haneda Airport, Central Japan International Airport (Centrair), and Kansai International Airport to Okinawa’s gateway Naha Airport operate daily. In addition, there are direct international flights from Taipei, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Seoul and other cities to Naha Airport. For those planning to visit Ishigaki Island and Miyako Island, there are direct flights from Haneda Airport, Kansai International Airport, and Central Japan International Airport (Centrair). Please contact each respective airline for details.

 

@Monorail

A landmark of Naha is Okinawa’s first monorail “Yui Rail”. It runs from Naha Airport to Shurijo Castle in about 27 minutes one way.

 

@Buses

Bus lines cover almost the entire Okinawa Main Island and are a convenient way to go sightseeing. Buses also run on the outlying islands.

 

@Taxis

Since taxis on Okinawa are less expensive than the mainland, they are a popular means of transportation.

 

@Reference materials from below link "Digital Pamphlets".

DIVE IN OKINAWA! (PDF)

DISCOVER OKINAWA – OKINAWA HANDBOOK, Typhoon Preparedness Manual

OKINAWA GUIDE MAP, Okinawa Travel Guide

 

 


"Ai"

PADI OWSI instructor

Marine Diver License

Ai has many dive experience in Okinawa. speaks English very well