Ocean Expo Park has over 4 million visitors

The Okinawa Prefecture General Bureau announced the statistics of visitors to Okinawa Okinawa Commemorative National Government Parks that include the Ocean Expo Park and Shuri Castle.

According to the Bureau figures, the number of visitors to the two destinations increased by 8.9 percent in 2013 from 2012, reaching a total of 6.4 million, the highest on record.

Of the two, the Ocean Expo Park was 9.8% higher than the year before topping 4 million, and Shuri Castle saw an increase of 7.3% with a total of 2.3 million visitors.

This marks the first time the number of visitors to the Ocean Expo Park reaches over 4 million.