11 days in Nagasaki Prefecture Itinerary

11 days in Nagasaki Prefecture Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Nagasaki
— 4 nights
2
Goto
— 1 night
3
Sasebo
— 3 nights
4
Iki
— 2 nights

4
nights
Nagasaki

Nagasaki ©
The hilly port city of Nagasaki has become known internationally as one of the two Japanese cities to be destroyed by an atomic bomb towards the close of World War II.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Nagasaki Museum of History and Culture and Nagasaki Prefectural Art Museum. Popular historic sites such as Catholic Nakamachi Church and Nyokodo, Nagai Takashi Museum are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Nagasaki: Hara Castle Ruin (in Minamishimabara), Unzen (Nita Toge & Unzen Nita Pass) and Gamadasu Dome (Mt. Unzen Disaster Memorial Hall) (in Shimabara). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Nagasaki Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims, don't miss a visit to Glover Sky Road, enjoy breathtaking views from Inasayama Observation Deck, and step off the mainland to explore Iojima Island.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Nagasaki itinerary builder app.

Singapore, Singapore to Nagasaki is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Nagasaki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in September, expect Nagasaki to be slightly colder, temps between 32°C and 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to drive to Goto.

Things to do in Nagasaki

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Unzen, Hara Castle Ruin, Gamadasu Dome (Mt. Unzen Disaster Memorial Hall)
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Suwa Shrine ©
Suwa Shrine
Nagasaki Museum of History and Culture ©
Nagasaki Museum of History and Culture

1
night
Goto

Goto ©
On the 30th (Wed), step off the mainland to explore Fukuejima, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dozaki Cathedral, then pause for some serene contemplation at Mizunoura Church, then kick back and relax at Takahama Beach, and finally explore the striking landscape at Osezaki Dangai.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Goto vacation maker app.

Traveling by car from Nagasaki to Goto takes 2 hours. Traveling from Nagasaki in September, you will find days in Goto are little chillier (28°C), and nights are about the same (26°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can go by car to Sasebo.

Things to do in Goto

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Dozaki Cathedral ©
Dozaki Cathedral
Mizunoura Church ©
Mizunoura Church
Takahama Beach ©
Takahama Beach

3
nights
Sasebo

Sasebo ©
With its U.S.
Catholic Tabira Church and Miuracho Catholic Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Popular historic sites such as Obae Lighthouse and Hirado Castle are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Sasebo: Nagasaki Bio Park (in Saikai) and Francisco de Xavier Memorial Church (in Hirado). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Kujukushima Pearl Sea Resort, take in nature's colorful creations at Tenkaiho, take in panoramic vistas at Ishidake Observatory, and go for a walk through Nagasaki Prefectural Saikaibashi Park.

Plan trip to Sasebo with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Goto to Sasebo takes 3.5 hours. When traveling from Goto in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Sasebo, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Iki.

Things to do in Sasebo

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Hirado, Nagasaki Bio Park
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Obae Lighthouse ©
Obae Lighthouse
Catholic Tabira Church ©
Catholic Tabira Church
Miuracho Catholic Church ©
Miuracho Catholic Church

2
nights
Iki

Iki ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Saruiwa, head off the coast to Ikijima, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tsukiyomi Shrine, then enjoy the sand and surf at Tsutsukihama Beach, and finally examine the collection at Iki City Ikikoku Museum.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Iki trip planner.

You can drive from Sasebo to Iki in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Sasebo in October, expect nights in Iki to be about the same, around 20°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Iki

Parks · Nature · Museums
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Saruiwa ©
Saruiwa