Tourist attraction

Shuri Castle Festival, Candle Lights of Bankoku-Shinryo

EventShuri Castle Park

Over 10,000 candles are lit up all over Shuri Castle Park, symbolically wishing for world peace. The Shuri Castle under candle light is a breathtaking beauty to behold. You can enjoy walking around the fantastic scenery or traditional art performances. You will meet a different Shuri Castle.

Basic information

903-0815 1-2 Kinjo-Cho Shuri Naha Okinawa Around Shuri Castle
098-886-6151 Shuri Castle Festival Executive Committee Office
Toll Parking Available
Access information
Take the "Yui Rail" from Naha Airport. Get off at Shuri station. A 10-minute walk away.
Take the city bus line number (1, or 17), or the 46 outside the city bus line, and get off at Shurijo-kouen Iriguchi bus stop. About a 5-minute walk to the Shurei-mon gate.
Take the number 8 Shurijo Shitamachi bus line, and get off at Shurijo-mae bus stop, walk about 1-minute and arrive in front of the Shurei-mon gate.
Take the number 9, or number 25 city bus line, get off at the Yamakawa bus stop, walk about 15 minutes and arrive at the Shurei-mon gate.