14 days in Okinawa Prefecture Itinerary

14 days in Okinawa Prefecture Itinerary

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Kunigami-son
— 3 nights
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Motobu-cho
— 5 nights
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Naha
— 5 nights

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Kunigami-son

Kunigami-son ©
Although the village of Kunigami-son spreads across a large area, it remains sparsely populated, with lots of wild land protected from development.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Aha Village and Okushuraku. Get a sense of the local culture at Okinawa Ishi no Bunka Museum and Yambaru Wildlife Center Ufugi Nature Museum. There's still lots to do: get outside with Okuma Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Daisekirinzan, make a trip to Kayauchi Banta, and get great views at Cape Hedo.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Kunigami-son vacation planning tool.

Singapore, Singapore to Kunigami-son is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Japan Standard Time (JST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Singapore in December: highs in Kunigami-son hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can drive to Motobu-cho.

Things to do in Kunigami-son

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

HIRO COFFEE FARM, Ogimi Village Bashofu Hall
Find places to stay Dec 12 — 15:
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Okuma Beach ©
Okuma Beach
Daisekirinzan ©
Daisekirinzan
HIRO COFFEE FARM ©
HIRO COFFEE FARM

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Motobu-cho

Motobu-cho ©
Formed by the gradual merging of several old fishing villages, today the island town of Motobu-cho boasts paradisal beaches of white sand, clear waters, and a rich array of wildlife.
Visiting Emerald Beach and Minnajima Island will get you outdoors. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Sesoko Beach and Tiinuhama Beach. Take a break from Motobu-cho with a short trip to Kouri Ohashi in Nakijin-son, about 30 minutes away. There's still lots to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium, explore the gorgeous colors at Sesoko Labyrinth, surround yourself with nature on Umiyukui, and contemplate the long history of Nakijin Castle Ruins.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Motobu-cho holiday planner.

Drive from Kunigami-son to Motobu-cho in 1.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Naha.

Things to do in Motobu-cho

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Nakijin-son, Nago Pineapple Park
Find places to stay Dec 15 — 20:
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Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium ©
Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
Nakijin Castle Ruins ©
Nakijin Castle Ruins
Emerald Beach ©
Emerald Beach

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Naha

Naha ©
Naha, the capital of Okinawa, has deep roots: Stone Age relics have been found in the city, and through the Middle Ages it rose in importance in the Ryukyu Kingdom.
Head to Onna Station Nakayukui Market and San-A Naha Main Placefor some retail therapy. Visit Shurijo Castle and Sefa-Utaki for their historical value. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Naha: Onna-son (Blue Cave & Cape Manzamo), Katsuren Castle Ruins (in Uruma) and Itoman (Okinawa Peace Memorial Park & The Tower of Himeyuri). The adventure continues: get the adrenaline pumping with Street Kart Okinawa, explore the wide array of goods at Ryubo, don't miss a visit to Shijo Hondori, and admire the verdant scenery at Valley of Gangala.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Naha itinerary planner.

You can drive from Motobu-cho to Naha in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or ride a ferry. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Motobu-cho in December since evenings lows in Naha dip to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Naha

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Onna-son, Tomigusuku, Nanjo, Itoman, Katsuren Castle Ruins
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 25:
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Shurijo Castle ©
Shurijo Castle
Cape Manzamo ©
Cape Manzamo
Sefa-Utaki ©
Sefa-Utaki

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