4 days in Okayama Prefecture & Yamaguchi Prefecture Itinerary

4 days in Okayama Prefecture & Yamaguchi Prefecture Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  14 h 15 min
1
Maniwa
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Okayama
— 1 night
Train:  2 h
3
Shimonoseki
— 1 night
+2
Train + Subway + Fly:  10 h
End: Singapore

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Maniwa

Maniwa ©
You've now added Hiruzen Jerseyland to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): get outside with Hiruzen Kogen, don't miss a visit to Hiruzen Jerseyland, and then stroll around Hiruzen Highlands Center Joyful Park.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Maniwa online tour planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Maniwa is an approximately 14.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Singapore to Maniwa, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in December, things will get cooler in Maniwa: highs are around 10°C and lows about 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Okayama.

Things to do in Maniwa

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Hiruzen Jerseyland ©
Hiruzen Jerseyland
Hiruzen Highlands Center Joyful Park ©
Hiruzen Highlands Center Joyful Park

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Okayama

Okayama ©
A major transit hub in western Japan, Okayama provides a convenient mid-point between Kyoto, Osaka, and Hiroshima.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Okayama Castle, take in nature's colorful creations at Okayama Korakuen Garden, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Ikeda Zoo, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saijo Inari, and finally see the interesting displays at Japanese Rural Toy Museum.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Okayama itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Maniwa to Okayama takes 1.5 hours. December in Okayama sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Shimonoseki.

Things to do in Okayama

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Japanese Rural Toy Museum
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Okayama Korakuen Garden ©
Okayama Korakuen Garden
Japanese Rural Toy Museum ©
Japanese Rural Toy Museum
Ikeda Zoo ©
Ikeda Zoo

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Shimonoseki

Shimonoseki ©
A bustling port town noted as the site of two major battles in Japan's history, Shimonoseki also attracts gourmands as the world capital of the potentially poisonous pufferfish, or fugu--prepared only by licensed chefs and considered a delicacy.
On the 28th (Sat), visit Karato market and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Kaikyokan.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Shimonoseki holiday builder tool.

You can take a train from Okayama to Shimonoseki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Shimonoseki when traveling from Okayama in December, with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shimonoseki

Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Kaikyokan ©
Kaikyokan
Karato market ©
Karato market

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