Nago was founded on 1 August 1970 and has about 60,000 people with an area of about 210 km².
Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium, 424 Ishikawa, Motobu-cho, Kunigami-gun, Okinawa Japan 905-0206, ☎ 0980-48-3748, . 8:30AM-6:30PM (last admission 5:30PM). Part of the Ocean Expo Park, the Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium hosts a large tank of 7,500 m3, where large fish including whale sharks and manta rays are kept. This site is very popular among Japanese and it pays off to visit it early in the day to avoid the crowds.¥1,800. (26.69375,127.87761)
The park of the Nago castle is on the Top 100 list of cherry tree flower viewing (hanami) spots of Japan, and the only place in the Okinawa prefecture on the list.