15 days in Japan Itinerary

15 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Athens
Fly:  22 h
1
Miyakojima
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h
2
Ishigaki
— 3 nights
Ferry:  1 h
3
Iriomote-jima
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10 h
4
Yasugi
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  24 h
End: Athens

4
nights
Miyakojima

Miyakojima ©
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
Get a sense of the local culture at Yukishio Museum and Higashi Hennazaki Lighthouse. Discover out-of-the-way places like Kayaking & Canoeing and Imugya Marine Garden. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Sawada no hama Beach, identify plant and animal life at Yabiji, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and get outside with Toguchi no Hama.

Plan my day in Miyakojima using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Athens, Greece to Miyakojima is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Athens to Miyakojima due to the time zone difference. In November, Miyakojima is a bit warmer than Athens - with highs of 30°C and lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Ishigaki.

Things to do in Miyakojima

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Sunayama Beach ©
Sunayama Beach
Yabiji
Yabiji
Kayaking & Canoeing

3
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.
Relax by the water at Nakamoto Beach and Yonehara Beach. Get outdoors at Scuba & Snorkeling and Kondoi Beach. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Rhizophoraceae Plant Community of Fukidogawa River, visit a coastal fixture at Cape Hirakubozaki, get interesting insight from Tours, and take in the waterfront at Nishi Pier.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Ishigaki trip itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Miyakojima to Ishigaki in 2.5 hours. In November in Ishigaki, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can ride a ferry to Iriomote-jima.

Things to do in Ishigaki

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Taketomi-cho, Nakamoto Beach
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Cape Hirakubozaki ©
Cape Hirakubozaki
Scuba & Snorkeling
Kondoi Beach ©
Kondoi Beach

3
nights
Iriomote-jima

Iriomote-jima ©
Taketomicho Iriomote-Jima stands as the second largest island in Okinawa.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Pinaisara Falls and Haemida Beach. Get in touch with nature at Todomari Beach and Barasu Island. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Ida no Hama Beach, step off the mainland to explore Iriomote Island, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and head outdoors with Hoshisuna Beach.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Iriomote-jima travel planner.

You can ride a ferry from Ishigaki to Iriomote-jima in 1.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Iriomote-jima can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Yasugi.

Things to do in Iriomote-jima

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Pinaisara Falls ©
Pinaisara Falls
Todomari Beach ©
Todomari Beach
Barasu Island ©
Barasu Island

1
night
Yasugi

Yasugi ©
Yasugi is a city located in Shimane Prefecture, Japan.As of March 1, 2017, the city has an estimated population of 38,875 and a population density of 92 persons per km². Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Adachi Museum of Art, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Yaegaki Shrine, and then explore the world behind art at Shimane Art Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Shinji Lake, examine the collection at Mizuki Shigeru Museum, and then take in the awesome beauty at Daisen.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Yasugi road trip planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Iriomote-jima to Yasugi. Traveling from Iriomote-jima in November, expect Yasugi to be cooler, temps between 18°C and 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yasugi

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Matsue, Mizuki Shigeru Museum, Daisen, Shinji Lake
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Adachi Museum of Art ©
Adachi Museum of Art
Daisen ©
Daisen
Shimane Art Museum ©
Shimane Art Museum

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