12 days in Japan Itinerary

12 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  9 h 45 min
1
Ishigaki
— 4 nights
Ferry:  1 h
2
Iriomote-jima
— 3 nights
Ferry:  4 h
3
Miyakojima
— 4 nights
Fly:  10 h 15 min
End: Singapore

4
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Ubutaki Lookouts and Hairumubushi Beach. There's much more to do: stop by Yurateiku Market, pause for some photo ops at Yoko Gushiken Monument, find your balance on the water with categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_best_stand_up_paddleboarding_in_the_area, and enjoy the sand and surf at Yonehara Beach.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Ishigaki travel itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Ishigaki is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Singapore to Ishigaki, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. August in Ishigaki sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 32°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can catch the ferry to Iriomote-jima.

Things to do in Ishigaki

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Kohama-jima
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Yonehara Beach ©
Yonehara Beach
Yurateiku Market ©
Yurateiku Market
Cape Ongazaki ©
Cape Ongazaki

3
nights
Iriomote-jima

Iriomote-jima ©
Taketomicho Iriomote-Jima stands as the second largest island in Okinawa.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Pinaisara Falls and Uehara. Next up on the itinerary: step off the mainland to explore Barasu Island, admire the sheer force of Kanpiree Waterfall, kick back and relax at Hoshisuna Beach, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Iriomote-jima trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Ishigaki to Iriomote-jima takes an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to catch the ferry to Miyakojima.

Things to do in Iriomote-jima

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Pinaisara Falls ©
Pinaisara Falls
Barasu Island ©
Barasu Island
Uehara ©
Uehara

4
nights
Miyakojima

Miyakojima ©
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Yabiji and Kayaking & Canoeing. There's still lots to do: take in panoramic vistas at Makiyama Observatory, step off the mainland to explore Shimojiiima Island, head outdoors with Aragusuku Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Imugya Marine Garden.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Miyakojima trip website.

Traveling by ferry from Iriomote-jima to Miyakojima takes 4 hours. In August in Miyakojima, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 31°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Miyakojima

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Yonaha Maehama Beach ©
Yonaha Maehama Beach
Yabiji
Yabiji
Kayaking & Canoeing

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