Manatee Center, Motobu-cho

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#5 of 10 in Zoos & Aquariums in Okinawa Prefecture
Watch two huge manatees play or munch on heads of lettuce underwater at Manatee Center. A short walk from the main aquarium building of Okinawa Churaumi's Ocean Expo Park, the site offers close-up views of these graceful creatures free of charge. Observe this endangered species that spawned many mermaid legends from above the tank or from the underwater viewing room. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Manatee Center and many more Motobu-cho attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Motobu-cho trip builder site .
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  • Beautiful non Bill and swam the four manatees were reared in the two tanks at the Aquarium. Just dine at the first carrot, followed by lettuce was very good. Ate, especially lettuce is faced with both hands. It's a charming gesture.
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  • Daily feeding times were over, enjoy a relaxing swimming in their tank. If, in the tourist rush, still watching, I want to be ranked. Went down to the layer beneath the hotel and overlooking the tank, so many tourists were around here.
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  • Manatees are very lovely, but they are so poor in captivity. The space is small, and the two manatees are not happy in this environment. It only takes 10 minutes to travel.
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