Itoman City Nishizaki Stadium is located in the Nishizaki Athletic Park in Itoman City, and within this park there is an athletic field, a baseball field, and a swimming pool.
Itoman City Nishizaki Stadium was used by the professional baseball team Orix for their training camp until 1992.
After that, they went to Miyakojima, and now they hold their training camp in Miyazaki.
Getting to the Stadium
The location of the Itoman City Nishizaki Athletic Park is about 7 kilometers from the Naha Airport area, which is about a 15-minute drive.
The park has a parking lot that can hold around 350 cars, but during the camping season, the parking lot may be restricted, so be sure to check the organizer's website.
It is convenient to have a car to get around Okinawa, but if you are based in Naha City and only want to watch the games in this area, you can take a city bus.
The Ryukyu Bus "89" (Itoman Line) connects the main area of Naha to the stadium area, and there are several routes on the 89, with one going to the front of the stadium every hour or so, and three every hour if you are willing to walk about 1.5 kilometers to the stadium.
If you don't mind walking about 1.5 kilometers to the ballpark, there will be about three trains per hour. The line to the ballpark is via Nishizaki on the 89 Itoman Line.
If you want to get off and walk about 1.5 kilometers to the ballpark, take the 89 Itoman Line.
About the Stadium
Location: 3-1 Nishizaki-cho, Itoman City, Okinawa, Japan
Seating Capacity: 12,000
Explore Naha City and Southern Okinawa
Learn about transportation, sightseeing, and food in Okinawa
Before your trip, we have compiled some basic information about Okinawa Prefecture for your reference.
To get to Okinawa, you will need to fly from Haneda to Naha Airport, which takes approximately 2 hours 45 minutes to 3 hours, and from Kansai Airport to Naha Airport, which takes 2 hours 20 minutes to 2 hours 30 minutes.
Once you arrive at Naha Airport, you can take the monorail, a cab, or rent a car. Here is a guide on how to get to Naha and how to get around Naha City.
If you are thinking of watching the games or sightseeing around the Naha/Southern Okinawa area, there are many hotels concentrated in the Naha area near the airport, and they range from cheap backpackers to luxury hotels. The following is a list of hotels in the Naha and Southern Okinawa areas.
Shuri Castle and Saiba Utaki, both World Heritage sites, are located in the southern area of Naha.
Gyokusendo and Peace Memorial Park are also in the southern area.
The following is a list of tourist spots in the Naha and southern areas.
Okinawa soba, taco rice, bitter melon stir-fry, and steak are just a few of the specialties you can enjoy. If you are a drinker, Awamori will be one of the major attractions. Here is a list of Okinawa's gourmet foods and stores in the city.