15 days in Japan Itinerary

15 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Yokohama
— 2 nights
2
Miyakojima
— 3 nights
3
Ishigaki
— 3 nights
4
Iriomote-jima
— 2 nights
5
Onna-son
— 3 nights

2
nights
Yokohama

Yokohama ©
Once a small fishing town, Yokohama was one of the first ports to welcome foreign trade in the 19th century, after which it grew into Japan's second largest city and a bustling metropolis.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Mishima Skywalk as well as Sankeien Gardens. On the 23rd (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sasuke Inari Shrine. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: snap pictures at Mishima Skywalk.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Yokohama trip planning website.

Calgary, Canada to Yokohama is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 16 hours traveling from Calgary to Yokohama. When traveling from Calgary in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Yokohama: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Miyakojima.

Things to do in Yokohama

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Mishima Skywalk, Sasuke Inari Shrine
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 25:
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Sankeien Gardens ©
Sankeien Gardens
Sasuke Inari Shrine ©
Sasuke Inari Shrine
Mishima Skywalk ©
Mishima Skywalk

3
nights
Miyakojima

Miyakojima ©
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
Get some historical perspective at Nudokubiabu and Ikemashima Lighthouse. Discover out-of-the-way places like Irabu Island Kanko Guide Yumutsu and Ikizu Beach.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Miyakojima trip planner.

Getting from Yokohama to Miyakojima by flight takes about 5.5 hours. In October, Miyakojima is somewhat warmer than Yokohama - with highs of 33°C and lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Ishigaki.

Things to do in Miyakojima

Outdoors · Wildlife · Adventure
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 28:
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Ikemashima Lighthouse ©
Ikemashima Lighthouse

3
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Kannonzaki Lighthouse and Torinji Temple. Your inner history buff will appreciate Kuroshima Lighthouse and Mutumera no Aruji no Mitake. Explore Ishigaki's surroundings by going to Kuro-shima (Nakamoto Beach & Kuroshima Research Institute). And it doesn't end there: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nosoko Mape, hike along Nosoko Forest Road, stop by Misaki Town, and contemplate the long history of Tojinbaka.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Ishigaki online holiday builder.

Fly from Miyakojima to Ishigaki in 2.5 hours. October in Ishigaki sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Iriomote-jima.

Things to do in Ishigaki

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Kuro-shima
Find places to stay Oct 28 — 31:
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Tojinbaka ©
Tojinbaka
Kuroshima Lighthouse ©
Kuroshima Lighthouse
Torinji Temple ©
Torinji Temple

2
nights
Iriomote-jima

Iriomote-jima ©
Taketomicho Iriomote-Jima stands as the second largest island in Okinawa.
On the 1st (Tue), take a tour by water with Urauchigawa Kankou - One day tour, kick back and relax at Todomari Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Funauki Village, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mizuochi Falls, and finally admire the sheer force of Nara no Taki Falls.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Iriomote-jima road trip website.

Ride a ferry from Ishigaki to Iriomote-jima in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 2nd (Wed), you're off to Onna-son.

Things to do in Iriomote-jima

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 2:
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Todomari Beach ©
Todomari Beach
Funauki Village ©
Funauki Village
Mizuochi Falls ©
Mizuochi Falls

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.
To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Onna-son trip builder site.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Iriomote-jima to Onna-son takes 6 hours. Traveling from Iriomote-jima in November, Onna-son is little chillier at night with lows of 20°C. You'll set off for home on the 5th (Sat).

Things to do in Onna-son

Outdoors · Parks · Shopping
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