8 days in Japan Itinerary

8 days in Japan Itinerary

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8 days in Japan Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  8​h
1
Naha
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 30​min
2
Nago
— 1 night
bus:  1​h
3
Onna-son
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
4
Motobu-cho
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Okinawa City
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
6
Tomigusuku
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
7
Itoman
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Singapore


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1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kokusaidori, Mutsumibashi Shopping Street and Tomari Iyumachi. Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): stop by Mutsumibashi Shopping Street, don't miss a visit to Tomari Iyumachi, and then make a trip to Kokusaidori.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Naha trip itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Naha is an approximately 8-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Naha is 1 hour. In August, daytime highs in Naha are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 32°C. On the 30th (Fri), you're off toNago.

Things to do in Naha

Shopping
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Kokusaidori ©
Kokusaidori
Tomari Iyumachi ©
Tomari Iyumachi

1
night
Nago

Nago ©
Developed as an upper-middle class tourist town in the northern part of Okinawa Island, Nago offers a wide range of leisure activities from swimming to exploration of ruins and rainforests.
You've now added Nago Pineapple Park to your itinerary. On the 30th (Fri), get in on the family fun at Nago Pineapple Park, then look for gifts at Ryugujo Butterfly Garden, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium, and finally expand your horizons at Okashigoten Onna.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Nago online visit planner .

You can take a bus from Naha to Nago in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. August in Nago sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 30°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Onna-son.

Things to do in Nago

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Motobu-cho, Okashigoten Onna
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Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium ©
Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
Nago Pineapple Park ©
Nago Pineapple Park
Ryugujo Butterfly Garden ©
Ryugujo Butterfly Garden

1
night
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.
On the 31st (Sat), explore the historical opulence of Shurijo Castle, take in the views from Nirai Bridge/Kanai Bridge, then take in the pleasant sights at Cape Chinen Park, then Head underground at Okinawa World Culture Kingdom Gyokusendo, and finally make a trip to Ryukyu Glass Village.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Onna-son trip planner .

Traveling by bus from Nago to Onna-son takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in August, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to drive to Motobu-cho.

Things to do in Onna-son

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nanjo, Ryukyu Glass Village, Shurijo Castle
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Shurijo Castle ©
Shurijo Castle
Cape Chinen Park ©
Cape Chinen Park

1
night
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.
Tropical Dream Center has been added to your itinerary. On the 1st (Sun), take in the views from Kouri Ohashi, take in nature's colorful creations at Tropical Dream Center, pick up some new kitchen skills with Okashigoten Onna, then explore the striking landscape at Cape Manzamo, and finally pick up some new knowledge with Ryukyu Mura.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Motobu-cho day trip website .

You can drive from Onna-son to Motobu-cho in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In September in Motobu-cho, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Okinawa City.

Things to do in Motobu-cho

Parks Classes Tours

Side Trips

Onna-son, Kouri Ohashi
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Cape Manzamo ©
Cape Manzamo
Kouri Ohashi ©
Kouri Ohashi
Tropical Dream Center ©
Tropical Dream Center

1
night
Okinawa City

Okinawa City ©
Okinawa is the second-largest city in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, following Naha, the capital city. American Village has been added to your itinerary. On the 2nd (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Naminoue-gu Shrine and then don't miss a visit to American Village.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Okinawa City travel route website .

Drive from Motobu-cho to Okinawa City in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Tomigusuku.

Things to do in Okinawa City

Historic Sites

Side Trips

American Village, Naminoue-gu Shrine
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Naminoue-gu Shrine ©
Naminoue-gu Shrine
American Village ©
American Village

few
hours
Tomigusuku

Tomigusuku
Tomigusuku is a city located in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan.As of 2012, the city has an estimated population of 60,004 and a population density of 3117 persons per km². Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Tomigusuku using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Okinawa City to Tomigusuku takes an hour. September in Tomigusuku sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 30°C at night. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Itoman.

Things to do in Tomigusuku

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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2
nights
Itoman

Itoman
Itoman is a city located in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): browse the different shops at Ashibina Outlet Mall and then buy something for everyone on your list at Umikaji Terrace.

For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Itoman tour itinerary planner.

Itoman is just a short distance from Tomigusuku. September in Itoman sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 30°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 5th (Thu).

Things to do in Itoman

Shopping

Side Trip

Tomigusuku
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