13 days in Japan Itinerary

13 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ishigaki
— 4 nights
2
Iriomote-jima
— 3 nights
3
Miyakojima
— 4 nights

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 out of the city life by going to Nosoko Mape and Yonehara Beach. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Island Countryside Settlement and Rhizophoraceae Plant Community of Fukidogawa River. Venture out of the city with trips to Iko Pier (in Kuro-shima) and Kohama-jima (Mangrove at Ishinagata Beach, Ubutaki Lookouts, &more). There's much more to do: stop by Yurateiku Market, Head underground at Ishigaki Island Limestone Cave, visit a coastal fixture at Cape Hirakubozaki, and kick back and relax at Kaiji Beach.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Ishigaki trip itinerary planning tool.

Bengaluru, India to Ishigaki is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3.5 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Ishigaki. Traveling from Bengaluru in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in Ishigaki, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to ride a ferry to Iriomote-jima.

Things to do in Ishigaki

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Taketomi-cho, Kohama-jima, Island Countryside Settlement, Iko Pier
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Cape Hirakubozaki ©
Cape Hirakubozaki
Yurateiku Market ©
Yurateiku Market

3
nights
Iriomote-jima

Iriomote-jima ©
Taketomicho Iriomote-Jima stands as the second largest island in Okinawa.
Get outdoors at Pinaisara Falls and Ida no Hama Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Barasu Island and Kanpiree Waterfall. The adventure continues: head outdoors with Todomari Beach, kick back and relax at Hinai Beach, admire the sheer force of Mizuochi Falls, and look for all kinds of wild species at Iriomote Wildlife Conservation Center.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Iriomote-jima route maker tool.

You can ride a ferry from Ishigaki to Iriomote-jima in 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Iriomote-jima are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can ride a ferry to Miyakojima.

Things to do in Iriomote-jima

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Mariudo Fall ©
Mariudo Fall
Pinaisara Falls ©
Pinaisara Falls
Barasu Island ©
Barasu Island

4
nights
Miyakojima

Miyakojima
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
Step out of the city life by going to Yabiji and Aragusuku Beach. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Painagama Beach and Nishihenna Cape. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Nakanoshima Beach, snap pictures at Kurima Bridge, take in the pleasant sights at Imugya Marine Garden, and examine the collection at Yukishio Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Miyakojima trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Iriomote-jima to Miyakojima takes 5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Miyakojima

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Yabiji
Yabiji
Painagama Beach ©
Painagama Beach
Makiyama Observatory ©
Makiyama Observatory

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