13 days in Japan Itinerary

13 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ishigaki
— 2 nights
2
Iriomote-jima
— 2 nights
3
Miyakojima
— 4 nights
4
Onna-son
— 3 nights

2
nights
Ishigaki

Ishigaki ©
Ishigaki, the most populous island in the chain, features the country's southernmost city and acts as a transport hub for exploring the landmasses that surround.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Kondoi Beach and Yonehara Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Cape Hirakubozaki. There's more to do: stroll around Banna Park and enjoy breathtaking views from Tamatorizaki Observatory.

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London, UK to Ishigaki is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 9 hours. Traveling from London in April, things will get warmer in Ishigaki: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to catch the ferry to Iriomote-jima.

Things to do in Ishigaki

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Kondoi Beach
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Cape Hirakubozaki ©
Cape Hirakubozaki
Kondoi Beach ©
Kondoi Beach
Yonehara Beach ©
Yonehara Beach

2
nights
Iriomote-jima

Taketomicho Iriomote-Jima stands as the second largest island in Okinawa.
On the 7th (Tue), step off the mainland to explore Iriomote Island and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Pinaisara Falls and then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

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Traveling by ferry from Ishigaki to Iriomote-jima takes 1.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Iriomote-jima are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Miyakojima.

Things to do in Iriomote-jima

Outdoors Tours Nature
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Pinaisara Falls ©
Pinaisara Falls
Iriomote Island ©
Iriomote Island

4
nights
Miyakojima

Miyakojima
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
Visiting Yabiji and Toguchi no Hama will get you outdoors. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Yukishio Museum and Higashi Hennazaki Lighthouse. There's still lots to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, snap pictures at Ikema Ohashi Bridge, explore the activities along Toriike Pond, and get outside with Aragusuku Beach.

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You can ride a ferry from Iriomote-jima to Miyakojima in 5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Onna-son.

Things to do in Miyakojima

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Yabiji
Yabiji
Toguchi no Hama
Toguchi no Hama
Aragusuku Beach ©
Aragusuku Beach

3
nights
Onna-son

Onna-son ©
Located on the coast in the middle of the island, Onna-son has become known for its beaches and seaside economy.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Nakijin Castle Ruins, thenadmire nature's wide array of creatures at Okichan Theater, and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. On your second day here, appreciate the history behind Okinawa Peace Memorial Park, contemplate the long history of Sefa-Utaki, thenstep into the grandiose world of Nakagusuku Castle Ruins, and finally step into the grandiose world of Katsuren Castle Ruins.

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You can fly from Miyakojima to Onna-son in 5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Miyakojima in April since evenings lows in Onna-son dip to °C. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Onna-son

Historic Sites Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Sefa-Utaki, Nakagusuku Castle Ruins, Katsuren Castle Ruins, Nakijin Castle Ruins, Okinawa Peace Memorial Park
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Nakijin Castle Ruins ©
Nakijin Castle Ruins
Nakagusuku Castle Ruins ©
Nakagusuku Castle Ruins
Scuba & Snorkeling

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