7 days in Japan Itinerary

7 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ishigaki
— 2 nights
2
Miyakojima
— 2 nights
3
Taketomi-jima
— 2 nights

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 19th (Tue), get outside with Yonehara Beach, take in panoramic vistas at Tamatorizaki Observatory, and then enjoy the sea views from Cape Hirakubozaki. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Fusaki Beach and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Ishigaki tour planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Ishigaki is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 1 hour. In September, daily temperatures in Ishigaki can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Miyakojima.

Things to do in Ishigaki

Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Yonehara Beach ©
Yonehara Beach
Fusaki Beach ©
Fusaki Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

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nights
Miyakojima

Miyakojima ©
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): snap pictures at Irabu Ohashi, enjoy the sand and surf at Sunayama Beach, and then head outdoors with Aragusuku Beach. On your second day here, head off the coast to Kouri Island and then get outside with Yonaha Maehama Beach.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Miyakojima online travel route planner.

You can fly from Ishigaki to Miyakojima in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in September, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can ride a ferry to Taketomi-jima.

Things to do in Miyakojima

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
Find places to stay Sep 20 — 22:
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Sunayama Beach ©
Sunayama Beach
Aragusuku Beach ©
Aragusuku Beach
Kouri Island ©
Kouri Island

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nights
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 23rd (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Kaiji Beach, then kick back and relax at Kondoi Beach, and then take a leisurely stroll along Nishi Pier. On your second day here, appreciate the extensive heritage of Island Countryside Settlement and then make a trip to Nagomi Tower.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Taketomi-jima online road trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Miyakojima to Taketomi-jima in 4.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Taketomi-jima can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Taketomi-jima

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Taketomi-cho
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 24:
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Island Countryside Settlement ©
Island Countryside Settlement
Kaiji Beach ©
Kaiji Beach
Kondoi Beach ©
Kondoi Beach

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