11 days in Nagasaki Prefecture Itinerary

11 days in Nagasaki Prefecture Itinerary

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1
Iki
— 1 night
2
Hirado
— 2 nights
3
Shinkamigoto-cho
— 1 night
4
Goto
— 2 nights
5
Nagasaki
— 4 nights

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Iki

Iki ©
On the 21st (Wed), examine the collection at Iki City Ikikoku Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at Tsutsukihama Beach. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tsukiyomi Shrine, then explore the striking landscape at Saruiwa, and then kick back and relax at Kuyoshihama Beach.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Iki online trip itinerary planner.

Fukuoka to Iki is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Traveling from Fukuoka in August, expect nights in Iki to be about the same, around 29°C, while days are little chillier, around 34°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can drive to Hirado.

Things to do in Iki

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums
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Saruiwa ©
Saruiwa

2
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Hirado

Hirado ©
Hirado, historically known as Firando is a city located in Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): step off the mainland to explore Kujukushima Pearl Sea Resort, then step off the mainland to explore Kujuku Island, and then take an in-depth tour of Remains of Dutch Trading House. Keep things going the next day: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Kujukushima Aquarium Umikirara, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Catholic Tabira Church, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Temple and the Church Scenery, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Francisco de Xavier Memorial Church.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Hirado vacation builder app.

You can drive from Iki to Hirado in 4 hours. When traveling from Iki in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Hirado: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Shinkamigoto-cho.

Things to do in Hirado

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

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Kujuku Island ©
Kujuku Island
Kujukushima Pearl Sea Resort ©
Kujukushima Pearl Sea Resort
Catholic Tabira Church ©
Catholic Tabira Church

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Shinkamigoto-cho

Shinkamigoto-cho ©
On the 25th (Sun), snap pictures at Wakamatsu Ohashi Bridge, pause for some serene contemplation at Nakanoura Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aosagaura Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kashigarashima Church, and finally stroll the grounds of Kashiragashima Christian Cemetery.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Shinkamigoto-cho trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Hirado to Shinkamigoto-cho in 5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Hirado in August since evenings lows in Shinkamigoto-cho dip to 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Goto.

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Aosagaura Church ©
Aosagaura Church

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Goto

Goto ©
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Osezaki Dangai and then enjoy the sand and surf at Takahama Beach. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the architecture and history at Kaitsu Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mizunoura Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dozaki Cathedral, and finally step off the mainland to explore Fukuejima.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Goto trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Shinkamigoto-cho to Goto in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 34°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can drive to Nagasaki.

Things to do in Goto

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Takahama Beach ©
Takahama Beach
Dozaki Cathedral ©
Dozaki Cathedral
Mizunoura Church ©
Mizunoura Church

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Nagasaki

Nagasaki ©

City of Peace

The hilly port city of Nagasaki has become known internationally as one of the two Japanese cities to be destroyed by an atomic bomb towards the close of World War II.
Step off the beaten path and head to 26 Martyrs Museum and Nagasaki Prefectural Art Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nagasaki: Tenkaiho (in Sasebo), Onsen Resorts (in Unzen) and Nagasaki Bio Park (in Saikai). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy breathtaking views from Inasayama Observation Deck, observe the fascinating underwater world at Nagasaki Penguin Aquarium, walk around Kazagashira Park, and steep yourself in history at Suwa Shrine.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Nagasaki travel route planner.

You can drive from Goto to Nagasaki in 2 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Goto in August since evenings lows in Nagasaki dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Nagasaki

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Baths

Side Trips

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Tenkaiho ©
Tenkaiho
Onsen Resorts
26 Martyrs Museum ©
26 Martyrs Museum