11 days in Japan Itinerary

11 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Motobu-cho
— 2 nights
2
Taketomi-jima
— 1 night
3
Ishigaki
— 2 nights
4
Miyakojima
— 2 nights
5
Tokyo
— 3 nights

2
nights
Motobu-cho

Motobu-cho ©
Formed by the gradual merging of several old fishing villages, today the island town of Motobu-cho boasts paradisal beaches of white sand, clear waters, and a rich array of wildlife.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium, walk around Okinawa Memorial Park Ocean Expo Park, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Okichan Theater.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Motobu-cho tour itinerary builder website.

New Delhi, India to Motobu-cho is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll lose 3.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Motobu-cho due to the time zone difference. While traveling from New Delhi, expect much colder days and little chillier nights in Motobu-cho, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Taketomi-jima.

Things to do in Motobu-cho

Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium ©
Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
Okinawa Memorial Park Ocean Expo Park ©
Okinawa Memorial Park Ocean Expo Park

1
night
Taketomi-jima

Taketomi-jima ©
A tiny island in the Yae-yama archipelago, Taketomi-jima enjoys popularity as a beach getaway, best known for its stretches of "star sand"--sand made up of tiny star-shaped exoskeletons of ancient fossils.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): kick back and relax at Kaiji Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kondoi Beach.

Make your Taketomi-jima itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by flight from Motobu-cho to Taketomi-jima takes 6.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Taketomi-jima when traveling from Motobu-cho in May, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can ride a ferry to Ishigaki.

Things to do in Taketomi-jima

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Taketomi-cho
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Kondoi Beach ©
Kondoi Beach
Kaiji Beach ©
Kaiji Beach

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.
On the 22nd (Mon), don't miss a visit to Yaeyama-yashi of Yonehara, thentake in panoramic vistas at Tamatorizaki Observatory, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Yonehara Beach, and finally take an in-depth tour of Ishigaki Yaima Village. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour and then get interesting insight from Tours.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Ishigaki trip planning app.

Traveling by ferry from Taketomi-jima to Ishigaki takes an hour. In May, daily temperatures in Ishigaki can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Miyakojima.

Things to do in Ishigaki

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Yonehara Beach ©
Yonehara Beach
Tamatorizaki Observatory ©
Tamatorizaki Observatory
Kayaking & Canoeing

2
nights
Miyakojima

Miyakojima ©
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
On the 24th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Boraga Limestone Cave, kick back and relax at Sunayama Beach, thentake in the views from Irabu Ohashi, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Toguchi no Hama. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: snap pictures at Ikema Ohashi Bridge, thenkick back and relax at Aragusuku Beach, and then make a trip to East Henna Cape.

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Miyakojima trip builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Ishigaki to Miyakojima takes 2.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Miyakojima can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Miyakojima

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Sunayama Beach ©
Sunayama Beach
Aragusuku Beach ©
Aragusuku Beach
Toguchi no Hama
Toguchi no Hama

3
nights
Tokyo

Tokyo ©
Tokyo holds the status of most populous metropolitan area in the world--a fact you'll find tangible as you walk the bustling streets and explore its diverse neighborhoods and cultures.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Meiji Jingu Shrine and Tokyo Tower. Have a day of magic on the 28th (Sun) at Tokyo Disneyland. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Senso-ji Temple, stroll around Ueno Park, and ponder the world of politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Tokyo itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Miyakojima to Tokyo in 6 hours. In May, Tokyo is slightly colder than Miyakojima - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Theme Parks Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Urayasu
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Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Tokyo Disneyland ©
Tokyo Disneyland
Tokyo DisneySea ©
Tokyo DisneySea

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