Uzushiogakure (渦潮隠れの里, Uzushiogakure no Sato, Literally meaning: Village Hidden among the Whirling Tides) is the shinobi village of the Land of Whirlpools. Its ninja are renowned for their fūinjutsu to the point that it led to its destruction in war. Those who survived the village's destruction scattered across the globe. In the period of turmoil following the end of the Fourth Shinobi World War, a descendant of the Uzumaki convinced the Daimyō of the Land of Whirlpools to allow him to rebuild the village.
The people of Uzushiogakure were noted to have notoriously long lives, so it gained the epithet "The Village of Longevity" (長寿の里, Chōju no Sato).
In terms of appearance, the village of old seemed to have been composed of several high-rise buildings. A wide river seemingly ran through the village and was gapped by large bridges. The surrounding countryside was dominated by steep hills.
In the past Uzushiogakure had close ties with Konohagakure, due to Uzushio's Uzumaki clan and Konoha's Senju clan being distant relatives. Because of this, all the flak jackets worn by the chūnin and jōnin-level shinobi of Konohagakure bear the crest of Uzushiogakure, symbolising the strong friendship between both villages. This symbol is also emblazoned on the some of the shoulders of the outfits that the Konoha shinobi wear underneath the flak jackets. These ties have only been strengthened since the rebirth of the village due to Konoha's current Hokage hailing from the Uzumaki clan.