8 days in Kyushu Itinerary

8 days in Kyushu Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Takachiho-cho
— 1 night
2
Sasebo
— 1 night
3
Goto
— 1 night
4
Iki
— 2 nights
5
Yakushima-cho
— 2 nights

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Takachiho-cho

Takachiho-cho ©
The mountain town of Takachiho-cho remains a place of great importance to Japan's spiritual and natural heritage, and the point where these two things intersect.
To see other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Takachiho-cho online travel planner.

Tokyo to Takachiho-cho is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and car; or drive. August in Takachiho-cho sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Sasebo.

Things to do in Takachiho-cho

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Kaguraden ©
Kaguraden
Manai Falls ©
Manai Falls
Kunimigaoka ©
Kunimigaoka

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Sasebo

Sasebo ©
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Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Otsuge no Maria Kuroshima Religious House, head off the coast to Kujuku Island, head outdoors with Kashimae Beach, observe the fascinating underwater world at Kujukushima Aquarium Umikirara, thenmeet the residents at Kujukushima Pearl Sea Resort, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Miuracho Catholic Church.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Sasebo route planning app.

You can drive from Takachiho-cho to Sasebo in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Goto.

Things to do in Sasebo

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
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Kujuku Island ©
Kujuku Island
Miuracho Catholic Church ©
Miuracho Catholic Church
Kujukushima Aquarium Umikirara ©
Kujukushima Aquarium Umikirara

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Goto

Goto ©
On the 12th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Mizunoura Church, kick back and relax at Takahama Beach, thenexplore the striking landscape at Osezaki Dangai, thensteep yourself in history at Minjindo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dozaki Cathedral.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Goto online attractions planner.

You can drive from Sasebo to Goto in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Sasebo in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °C in Goto. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Iki.

Things to do in Goto

Historic Sites Parks Beaches
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Mizunoura Church ©
Mizunoura Church
Dozaki Cathedral ©
Dozaki Cathedral
Takahama Beach ©
Takahama Beach

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Iki

Iki ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): examine the collection at Iki City Ikikoku Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kunikatanushi Shrine, head off the coast to Ikijima, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tsukiyomi Shrine, thenexplore the striking landscape at Saruiwa, and finally contemplate the long history of Kurosaki Fort Site. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Nishikihama Beach, head outdoors with Tsutsukihama Beach, thendon't miss a visit to Kojima Shrine, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Onino Ashiato.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Iki trip planner.

Traveling by car from Goto to Iki takes 5.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Goto in August since evenings lows in Iki dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Yakushima-cho.

Things to do in Iki

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Saruiwa ©
Saruiwa
Kojima Shrine ©
Kojima Shrine

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): appreciate the views at Yoggo Valley, thenkick back and relax at Nagata Inakahama, thentrek along Seibu Trail, and finally delve into the lush surroundings at Shakunagenomori Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): make a trip to Kigensugi Cedar and then explore the striking landscape of Yakusugi Land.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Yakushima-cho trip simple and quick.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Iki to Yakushima-cho. August in Yakushima-cho sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yakushima-cho

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Seibu Trail ©
Seibu Trail
Yakusugi Land ©
Yakusugi Land
Nagata Inakahama
Nagata Inakahama

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