15 days in Okinawa City & Fukuoka Prefecture Itinerary

15 days in Okinawa City & Fukuoka Prefecture Itinerary

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Make it your trip
Fly to Naha Airport / JASDF Naha Air Base, Drive to Okinawa City
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Okinawa City
— 4 nights
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Drive to Naha Airport / JASDF Naha Air Base, Fly to Fukuoka Airport, Drive to Toho-mura
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Toho-mura
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kitakyushu
— 3 nights
Train
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Fukuoka
— 4 nights
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Okinawa City

— 4 nights
Okinawa is the second-largest city in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, following Naha, the capital city. Venture out of the city with trips to Cape Zampa (in Yomitan-son), Onna-son (Cape Manzamo & Scuba & Snorkeling) and Busena Marine Park (in Nago). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to American Village, laugh and play at Southeast Botanical Gardens, enjoy the sand and surf at Sunset Beach, and look for gifts at Onna Station Nakayukui Market.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Okinawa City online travel route builder.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Okinawa City is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Okinawa City is 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Toho-mura.

Things to do in Okinawa City

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Toho-mura

— 3 nights
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Toho-mura: Kurume (Asai's Cherry Blossom Tree, Kurume World Camellia Museum, &more), Old Kurauchi Residence (in Chikujo-gun) and Yame (Ishizumi Rice Terraces, Japanese Wisteria of Kurogi, &more).

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Toho-mura day trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Okinawa City to Toho-mura with the Route module. In January, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kitakyushu.

Things to do in Toho-mura

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Kitakyushu

— 3 nights
An important gateway for trade and travel between Honshu and Kyushu, the city of Kitakyushu has an old industrial waterfront and provides access to a number of natural sites across the wider region.
Step out of Kitakyushu to go to Iizuka and see Old Ito Denemon House, which is approximately 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Mojiko Retro, step into the grandiose world of Kokura Castle, learn more about the world around you at Kitakyushu Museum of Natural History & Human History, and explore the striking landscape at Hiraodai.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Kitakyushu tour itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Toho-mura to Kitakyushu takes 1.5 hours. January in Kitakyushu sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to take a train to Fukuoka.

Things to do in Kitakyushu

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Fukuoka

— 4 nights

City of Yatai

The largest city on the island, Fukuoka formed through the merger of two former cities that had grown up either side of the Naka River.
Change things up with these side-trips from Fukuoka: Komenoyama Obsevatory (in Sasaguri-machi) and Dazaifu (Kyushu National Museum, Dazaifu Tenman-gu, &more). There's lots more to do: go for a walk through Ohori Park, meet the residents at Marine World umino-nakamichi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tochoji Temple, and buy something for everyone on your list at Tenjin Underground Shopping Center.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Fukuoka online trip itinerary builder.

You can take a train from Kitakyushu to Fukuoka in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In February, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Fukuoka

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Fukuoka Prefecture travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Shopping Malls · Landmarks
Fukuoka Prefecture is a prefecture of Japan on Kyūshū Island. The capital is the city of Fukuoka.HistoryFukuoka Prefecture includes the former provinces of Chikugo, Chikuzen, and Buzen.Shrines and templesKōra taisha, Sumiyoshi-jinja, and Hakosagi-gū are the chief Shinto shrines in the prefecture.GeographyFukuoka Prefecture faces the sea on three sides, bordering Saga, Ōita, and Kumamoto prefectures and facing Yamaguchi Prefecture across the Kanmon Straits.As of 1 April 2012, 18% of the land area of the prefecture was designated as natural parks: Setonaikai National Park, Genkai, Kitakyūshū, and Yaba-Hita-Hikosan quasi-national parks, and Chikugogawa, Chikuhō, Dazaifu, Sefuri Raizan, and Yabegawa Prefectural Natural Parks.

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