4 days in Okinawa Prefecture Itinerary

4 days in Okinawa Prefecture Itinerary

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4 days in Okinawa Prefecture Itinerary

Start: Hamburg
Fly:  21​h 15​min
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Naha
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h
2
Ishigaki
— 1 night
ferry:  1​h
3
Iriomote-jima
— Few hours
ferry:  4​h
4
Miyakojima
— 1 night
Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Hamburg

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Makishi Public Market, then make a trip to Kokusaidori, and then step into the grandiose world of Shurijo Castle.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Naha trip itinerary maker .

Hamburg, Germany to Naha is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Japan Standard Time (JST), which is usually an 8 hour difference. While traveling from Hamburg, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Naha, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ishigaki.

Things to do in Naha

Historic Sites
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Shurijo Castle ©
Shurijo Castle
Makishi Public Market ©
Makishi Public Market
Kokusaidori ©
Kokusaidori

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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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): enjoy breathtaking views from Maesedake Observation Site and then contemplate the waterfront views at Kabira Bay.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Ishigaki trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Naha to Ishigaki takes 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to catch the ferry to Iriomote-jima.

Things to do in Ishigaki

Nature Parks
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Kabira Bay ©
Kabira Bay
Ishigaki Port Ritoh Terminal ©
Ishigaki Port Ritoh Terminal

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Iriomote-jima

Iriomote-jima ©
Taketomicho Iriomote-Jima stands as the second largest island in Okinawa.
You've now added Iriomote Osanpo Kibun to your itinerary.

To find other places to visit and more tourist information, refer to the Iriomote-jima trip itinerary tool .

You can ride a ferry from Ishigaki to Iriomote-jima in an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to ride a ferry to Miyakojima.

Things to do in Iriomote-jima

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Iriomote Osanpo Kibun ©
Iriomote Osanpo Kibun
Nakano Beach ©
Nakano Beach

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Miyakojima

Miyakojima ©
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Miyakojima trip planner .

Getting from Iriomote-jima to Miyakojima by ferry takes about 4 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 31°C. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.
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Irabu Bridge ©
Irabu Bridge

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