6 days in Japan Itinerary

6 days in Japan Itinerary

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6 days in Japan Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Ishigaki
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h
2
Miyakojima
— 1 night
+2
Fly + subway + train:  4​h 30​min
3
Hiroshima
— 1 night
+3
train + subway + Fly + taxi:  4​h 30​min
4
Yakushima-cho
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Singapore


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1
night
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.
On the 16th (Sun), kick back and relax at Yonehara Beach, enjoy breathtaking views from Tamatorizaki Observatory, visit a coastal fixture at Cape Hirakubozaki, then stroll around Banna Park, and finally get outside with Kondoi Beach.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Ishigaki trip planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Ishigaki is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Time (SGT) to Japan Standard Time (JST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Singapore in February, with highs in Ishigaki at 25°C and lows at 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Miyakojima.

Things to do in Ishigaki

Outdoors Parks Beaches

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Kondoi Beach
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Cape Hirakubozaki ©
Cape Hirakubozaki
Banna Park ©
Banna Park
Tamatorizaki Observatory ©
Tamatorizaki Observatory

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Miyakojima

Miyakojima ©
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
On the 17th (Mon), get outside with Sunayama Beach, make a trip to Ikema Ohashi Bridge, then snap pictures at Irabu Ohashi, then enjoy the sand and surf at Yonaha Maehama Beach, and finally don't miss a visit to East Henna Cape.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Miyakojima sightseeing planning website .

Traveling by flight from Ishigaki to Miyakojima takes 2 hours. In February, daytime highs in Miyakojima are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Miyakojima

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Yonaha Maehama Beach ©
Yonaha Maehama Beach
East Henna Cape ©
East Henna Cape
Ikema Ohashi Bridge ©
Ikema Ohashi Bridge

1
night
Hiroshima

Hiroshima ©
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Shukkei-en Garden, pause for some photo ops at Peace Bell, get engrossed in the history at Hiroshima National Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims, appreciate the history behind The Cenotaph, then admire the masterpieces at Hiroshima Museum of Art, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mitaki Temple.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Hiroshima journey planning site .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Miyakojima to Hiroshima takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. When traveling from Miyakojima in February, plan for little chillier days in Hiroshima, with highs around 11°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Yakushima-cho.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Peace Bell ©
Peace Bell
Mitaki Temple ©
Mitaki Temple

2
nights
Yakushima-cho

Yakushima-cho ©
A popular destination for Japanese tourists, Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho is a true paradise for nature lovers, with over 1,900 species and subspecies of plants.
On the 19th (Wed), admire the sheer force of Oko no Taki Fall, take in breathtaking views at Shiratani Unsuikyo Valley, and then don't miss a visit to Wilson Stump.

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You can do a combination of train, flight, and taxi from Hiroshima to Yakushima-cho in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, ferry, and taxi; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Hiroshima in February; daily highs in Yakushima-cho reach 17°C and lows reach 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yakushima-cho

Parks Nature
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Shiratani Unsuikyo Valley ©
Shiratani Unsuikyo Valley
Oko no Taki Fall
Oko no Taki Fall
Wilson Stump ©
Wilson Stump

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