8 days in Japan Itinerary

8 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  20 h 15 min
1
Onna-son
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Miyakojima
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h
3
Ishigaki
— 2 nights
Fly:  17 h 15 min
End: London

2
nights
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 20th (Thu), explore the historical opulence of Katsuren Castle Ruins, buy something for everyone on your list at AEONMALL OKINAWA RYCOM, thenget to know the fascinating history of Zakimi Castle Ruins, thenlook for gifts at Onna Station Nakayukui Market, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Fri): get a new perspective on nature at Okinawa Prefectural Museum and Art Museum, admire the verdant scenery at Valley of Gangala, thenget to know the fascinating history of Okinawa Peace Memorial Park, thentake an in-depth tour of Himeyuri Peace Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at The Tower of Himeyuri.

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London, UK to Onna-son is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Japan Standard Time (JST), which is usually a 9 hour difference. When traveling from London in February, plan for warmer days in Onna-son, with highs around 22°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Miyakojima.

Things to do in Onna-son

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Itoman, Katsuren Castle Ruins, Valley of Gangala, Okinawa Prefectural Museum and Art Museum, Zakimi Castle Ruins
Highlights from your plan
Okinawa Peace Memorial Park ©
Okinawa Peace Memorial Park
Himeyuri Peace Museum ©
Himeyuri Peace Museum
The Tower of Himeyuri ©
The Tower of Himeyuri

2
nights
Miyakojima

Miyakojima ©
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): head off the coast to Shimojiiima Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Toguchi no Hama, take in the views from Irabu Ohashi, take in the views from Ikema Ohashi Bridge, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Yonaha Maehama Beach, and finally take in the views from Kurima Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: visit a coastal fixture at Higashi Hennazaki Lighthouse, make a trip to East Henna Cape, enjoy the sand and surf at Aragusuku Beach, thendiscover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, thenkick back and relax at Sunayama Beach, and finally explore the gorgeous colors at Yabiji.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Miyakojima road trip planning site.

Getting from Onna-son to Miyakojima by flight takes about 5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Miyakojima when traveling from Onna-son in February, with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Ishigaki.

Things to do in Miyakojima

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Yonaha Maehama Beach ©
Yonaha Maehama Beach
Yabiji
Yabiji
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
Ishigaki

Ishigaki ©
Ishigaki, the most populous island in the chain, features the country's southernmost city and acts as a transport hub for exploring the landmasses that surround.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): walk around Banna Park, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, enjoy breathtaking views from Tamatorizaki Observatory, thenvisit a coastal fixture at Cape Hirakubozaki, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Yonehara Beach, and finally stroll around Kabira Park. Keep things going the next day: stop by Yurateiku Market, take a leisurely stroll along Nishi Pier, thenkick back and relax at Kondoi Beach, and finally get outside with Kaiji Beach.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Ishigaki trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Miyakojima to Ishigaki in 2.5 hours. In February in Ishigaki, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ishigaki

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Taketomi-cho
Highlights from your plan
Yurateiku Market ©
Yurateiku Market
Kaiji Beach ©
Kaiji Beach
Kondoi Beach ©
Kondoi Beach

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