14 days in Miyazaki Prefecture Itinerary

14 days in Miyazaki Prefecture Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Miyazaki Prefecture travel route planner

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Route & dates

1
Miyakonojo
— 4 nights
2
Saito
— 3 nights
3
Nobeoka
— 5 nights

4
nights
Miyakonojo

Miyakonojo ©
Miyakonojō is a city in Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan. Take a break from the city and head to Sekinoo Falls and Sekino Onotaki Potholes. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Tsumakirishima Shrine and Yoshokan. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Miyakonojo: Kirishimamine Shrine (in Kobayashi), Sano Shrine (in Takaharu-cho) and Ebino (Ebino Kogen & Onsen Resorts). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Takachihonomine, walk around Mochio Park, stop by Obi, and steep yourself in history at Former Residence of Jutaro Komura.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Miyakonojo sightseeing planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Miyakonojo is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Japan Standard Time, which is usually an 8 hour difference. Traveling from Zurich in April, expect Miyakonojo to be a bit warmer, temps between 22°C and 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to drive to Saito.

Things to do in Miyakonojo

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Nichinan, Kushima, Ebino, Kirishimamine Shrine, Sano Shrine
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Sano Shrine ©
Sano Shrine
Tsumakirishima Shrine ©
Tsumakirishima Shrine
Kirishimamine Shrine ©
Kirishimamine Shrine

3
nights
Saito

Saito ©
Saito is a city located in Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan.As of October 2016, the city has an estimated population of 30,324 and a population density of 69 persons per km². Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Saitobaru Tomb and Miyazaki Prefectural Museum of Nature and History. Your inner history buff will appreciate Tsuma Shrine and Miyazakiagatamamorukuni Shrine. Venture out of the city with trips to Miyazaki (Phoenix Country Club, Aoshima Beach, &more), Aya International kraft castle (in Aya-cho) and takanabe Beach Campsite (in Takanabe-cho). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Saitobaru Archaeological Museum and snap pictures at Sukimu Land.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Saito road trip planning app.

You can drive from Miyakonojo to Saito in 1.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Saito can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Nobeoka.

Things to do in Saito

Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

Miyazaki, Sukimu Land, Aya International kraft castle, takanabe Beach Campsite
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Tsuma Shrine ©
Tsuma Shrine
Phoenix Country Club ©
Phoenix Country Club

5
nights
Nobeoka

Nobeoka ©
Nobeoka is a city located in the north of Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan.As of the March 1, 2017 the city has an estimated population of 123,406 and a population density of 147.68 persons per km². We've included these beaches for you: Sumie Beach and Okuragahama Beach. Get some cultural insight at Omi Shrine and Kaguraden. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nobeoka: Tsuno-cho (Yatogi no Taki Falls, Tsuno Winery, &more), Hyuga (Japanese Navy Origin Site Monument, Komenoyama, &more) and Takachiho-cho (Akimoto Shrine, Aratate Shrine, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the sheer force of Mukabaki Falls, head outdoors with Mount Atago, take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Mukabaki, and pick up some local products at Michi-no-Eki Kitakata Yotchimiroya.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Nobeoka day trip planning website.

Getting from Saito to Nobeoka by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nobeoka

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Hyuga, Takachiho-cho, Tsuno-cho, Unokono-taki
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 20:
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Mt. Mukabaki ©
Mt. Mukabaki
Omi Shrine ©
Omi Shrine
Kaguraden ©
Kaguraden