24 days in Okinawa City, Shizuoka & Tokyo Itinerary

24 days in Okinawa City, Shizuoka & Tokyo Itinerary

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Make it your trip
Fly to Naha Airport, Drive to Okinawa City
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Okinawa City
— 9 nights
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Drive to Naha Airport, Fly to Tokyo Haneda International Airport, Drive to Shizuoka
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Shizuoka
— 1 night
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Tokyo
— 12 nights
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Okinawa City

— 9 nights
Okinawa is the second-largest city in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, following Naha, the capital city. Sefa-Utaki and Nakijin Castle Ruins will appeal to history buffs. Get some cultural insight at Yomitan Village Traditional Craft Art Center and Haebaru Town Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Okinawa City: Nakijin-son (Kouri Ohashi, Kouri Beach, &more), Yomitan-son (Cape Zampa & Nirai Beach) and Onna-son (Tiger Beach, Scuba & Snorkeling, &more). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Okuma Beach, take advantage of the amenities at Busena Beach, get outside with Sunset Beach, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Okinawa City online trip itinerary planner.

San Diego, USA to Okinawa City is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from San Diego to Okinawa City, you'll lose 17 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Shizuoka.

Things to do in Okinawa City

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

Shizuoka

— 1 night
With its upmarket shopping districts and scenic coastal landscape, Shizuoka stands as the main urban area of a province often referred to as Japan's riviera.
On the 12th (Tue), explore the historical opulence of Shizuoka castle, stop by Yaizu Sakana Center, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kunozan Toshogu Shrine, take a peaceful walk through Miho Seacoast (Miho no Matsubara Beach), then explore the world behind art at Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art, and finally make a trip to Higashi Gomon Gate.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Shizuoka attractions planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Okinawa City to Shizuoka. In March, daytime highs in Shizuoka are 55°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Tokyo.

Things to do in Shizuoka

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Beaches

Side Trip

Tokyo

— 12 nights
Tokyo holds the status of most populous metropolitan area in the world--a fact you'll find tangible as you walk the bustling streets and explore its diverse neighborhoods and cultures.
Do your shopping at Asakusa and Yokohama Chinatown. Escape the urban bustle at Tokyo Gaijins - Day Tours and National Maritime Research Institute. Explore Tokyo's surroundings by going to Fujikawaguchiko-machi (Lake Kawaguchi & Sankodai), Chureito Pagoda (in Fujiyoshida) and Yokohama (Katabira-gawa Shinsui Ryokudo & Sankeien Gardens). Have a day of magic on the 21st (Thu) at Tokyo Disneyland. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Senso-ji Temple, wander the streets of Ginza, engage your brain at National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation Miraikan, and indulge in some personalized pampering at Waho-An NATURE Tokyo.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Tokyo travel itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Shizuoka to Tokyo in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Shizuoka in March since evenings lows in Tokyo dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips