12 days in Okinawa Prefecture Itinerary

12 days in Okinawa Prefecture Itinerary

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Miyakojima
— 2 nights
2
Ishigaki
— 3 nights
3
Hateruma-jima
— 1 night
4
Zamami-son
— 2 nights
5
Naha
— 3 nights

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Miyakojima

Miyakojima ©
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
On the 21st (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Hora Gyoko no Hama Beach, then kick back and relax at Yonaha Maehama Beach, then head outdoors with Sunayama Beach, and finally snap pictures at Irabu Ohashi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri): get outside with Nagamahama Beach Coast, enjoy the sand and surf at Tomori Imugya Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Aragusuku Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Boraga Beach.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Miyakojima online trip maker.

Bangkok, Thailand to Miyakojima is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. Traveling from Bangkok to Miyakojima, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In November, Miyakojima is a bit cooler than Bangkok - with highs of 30°C and lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Ishigaki.

Things to do in Miyakojima

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Yonaha Maehama Beach ©
Yonaha Maehama Beach
Sunayama Beach ©
Sunayama Beach
Hora Gyoko no Hama Beach ©
Hora Gyoko no Hama Beach

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Yonehara Beach and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Kondoi Beach, explore the activities along Kabira Bay, head outdoors with Akashi Beach, and add some fun to your beach time Fusaki Beach.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Ishigaki trip maker site.

Fly from Miyakojima to Ishigaki in 2.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Ishigaki are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hateruma-jima.

Things to do in Ishigaki

Outdoors · Parks · Adventure

Side Trip

Kondoi Beach
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Yonehara Beach ©
Yonehara Beach
Cape Hirakubozaki ©
Cape Hirakubozaki
Kabira Bay ©
Kabira Bay

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Hateruma-jima

Hateruma-jima ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Monument of The Southernmost Part of Japan, enjoy the sand and surf at Pemuchi Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Nishihama Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Coral Beach.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Hateruma-jima tour builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ishigaki to Hateruma-jima. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in November, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Zamami-son.

Things to do in Hateruma-jima

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 26:
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Nishihama Beach ©
Nishihama Beach
Monument of The Southernmost Part of Japan ©
Monument of The Southernmost Part of Japan

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Zamami-son

Zamami-son ©
The village of Zamami-son in the western Kerama Islands spans four of the islands in the group, one of which remains uninhabited.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Ama Beach, kick back and relax at Gahijima Sand Dune, then kick back and relax at Furuzamami Beach, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Toma. On the 28th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Nishibama Beach, get outside with Hizushi Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Aka Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Kushibaru Beach.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Zamami-son road trip planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Hateruma-jima to Zamami-son. In November, daily temperatures in Zamami-son can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Naha.

Things to do in Zamami-son

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 28:
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Furuzamami Beach ©
Furuzamami Beach
Nishibama Beach
Nishibama Beach
Hizushi Beach ©
Hizushi Beach

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Naha

Naha ©
Naha, the capital of Okinawa, has deep roots: Stone Age relics have been found in the city, and through the Middle Ages it rose in importance in the Ryukyu Kingdom.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Shurijo Castle and Yomitanson Bunker. Step out of the city life by going to Aharen Beach and Cape Manzamo. Change things up with these side-trips from Naha: Scuba & Snorkeling (in Onna-son), Akabaka Beach (in Nakijin-son) and Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium (in Motobu-cho). The adventure continues: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sakimoto Shuzo Distillers and make a trip to Kokusaidori.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Naha tour itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Zamami-son to Naha takes 1.5 hours. In November in Naha, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Naha

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Onna-son, Yomitanson Bunker, Akabaka Beach, Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium, Aharen Beach
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Shurijo Castle ©
Shurijo Castle
Scuba & Snorkeling
Cape Manzamo ©
Cape Manzamo

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