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Kujukushima Pearl Sea Resort

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Address: 1008 Kashimaecho, Sasebo 858-0922, Nagasaki Prefecture (Formerly Saikai Pearl Sea Resort)
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Phone Number: +81 956-28-4187
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Tour of Islands, Acquarium & pearl removal

Kuju-ku Islands tour – We rode the Pearl Queen boat and circled some of the 208 islands in this Saikai National Park in Sasebo City which is part of Nagasaki prefecture. Went to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 April 2014
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Lexington Park, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I had a blast here even though it's not the largest or most exotic aquarium I have visited. It's not expensive and it's a great venue for kids to enjoy a few hours. The dolphin show was excellent and the staff a pleasure to talk to.

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This is the starting point of the kujukushima(99 islands). Spare half day including time to buy a tickets for the one hour boat trip to 99 islands. There are two boats. The pirate boat is a new one. The white boat is an old one. They both serve the same route of one-hour boat trip.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

Tucked away at the western tip of Japan, the tour 99 islands attraction provide a calming and interesting journey. A package ticket, consisting of a return bus ticket and a cruise ride, is available at the JR Sasebo station (The final station on the JR West Line) if you have a valid JR ticket for the day. At the resort,... More 

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Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

I looked fantastic photos of Kujukushima, so I decided to take a cruiser. The cruise tour was operated by the pearl sea resort in Sasebo city. I bought a ticket, then get into the cruiser. The cruiser was large. many package tour tourists enjoyed talking and watching in the ship. I felt it was a little bit noisy. announcement and... More 

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Sasebo, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Pearl Queen ship ride thru the 90 islands was beautiful and informative. Tour guide spoke English And Japanese! Well worth the time!

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Sasebo, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

Pearl Sea Resort is a beautiful place to drop by and go for a ride on a Pirate Ship or any other form to see the 99 Islands that surround the Sasebo bay. There is beautiful scenario and it's a nice change from the normal. Great ice cream too and Sasebo Burger.

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Central, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2015

This is a very nice outing. The coast line in this area of Japan has hundreds of small islands. The Pearl Queen takes you on an hour long trip. There was a guide over the loud speaker that spoke both Japanese and English. The water is very clear and the scenery is wonderful. I stood on the back of the... More 

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2014

Good Aquarium with lots of exhibits about the surrounding water. Impressive jellyfish display done with a mystical quality theme. Dolphin show is a great time. They are very talented. It has many exhibits and you can get your own pearl out of an oyster - Guaranteed.

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Honolulu
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2014

Kuju-ku Islands tour – We rode the Pearl Queen boat and circled some of the 208 islands in this Saikai National Park in Sasebo City which is part of Nagasaki prefecture. Went to the acquarium, did pearl removal and got to keep the pearl.

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2013

We went on a weekday and it was pretty quiet, Most of the visitors aseemed to have come by tour bus or by car; we took the city bus and it was easy to find the place. It was a cold and windy day. We could see oyster and pearl farms as we enjoyed the cruise around the islands. The... More 

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