60 days in Japan Itinerary

60 days in Japan Itinerary

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60 days in Japan Itinerary

Start: Honolulu, Oahu
Fly:  18​h
1
Takamatsu
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Kanonji
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Mima
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
4
Tsurugi-cho
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Kochi
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Shimanto-cho
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
7
Uwajima
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
8
Matsuyama
— 1 night
train:  45​min
9
Imabari
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
10
Fukuyama
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
11
Hiroshima
— 3 nights
train:  1​h
12
Kitakyushu
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
13
Fukuoka
— 7 nights
Fly:  3​h
14
Goto
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
15
Nagasaki
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
16
Arita-cho
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
17
Yanagawa
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
18
Yoshinogari-cho
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
19
Kokonoe-machi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
20
Yufu
— 1 night
train:  30​min
21
Oita
— 2 nights
train:  15​min
22
Beppu
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
23
Takachiho-cho
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h 30​min
24
Kunigami-son
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
25
Nakijin-son
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
26
Motobu-cho
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
27
Nago
— 3 nights
bus:  30​min
28
Onna-son
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
29
Tomigusuku
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
30
Kitanakagusuku-son
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  18​h
End: Honolulu, Oahu


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4
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Takamatsu

Takamatsu ©
A modern city and a major transport hub facing Seto Inland Sea, Takamatsu offers a bustling city lifestyle contrasted with carefully manicured, tranquil green areas at the foot of the mountains and the lava plateau.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Aeon Mall Takamatsu, Ritsurin Garden, Marugamemachi GREEN, and other attractions. Museum-lovers will get to explore Shikoku Mura Village and The Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Takamatsu day trip website .

Honolulu, USA to Takamatsu is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Honolulu to Takamatsu is 19 hours. In September, Takamatsu is a bit cooler than Honolulu - with highs of 78°F and lows of 66°F. On the 8th (Sat), you're off toKanonji.

Things to do in Takamatsu

Shopping Museums Parks
Find places to stay Sep 4 — 8:
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Marugamemachi GREEN ©
Marugamemachi GREEN
The Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum ©
The Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum
Shikoku Mura Village ©
Shikoku Mura Village

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Kanonji

Kanonji ©
Kan'onji is a city located in Kagawa Prefecture, Japan.As of May 1, 2011, the city has an estimated population of 63,721, with 23,480 households and a population density of 542.44 persons per km². Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): get all the information you need at Michi-no-Eki Mino, then buy something for everyone on your list at Aeon Mall Ayagawa, and then get in on the family fun at New Reoma World. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Kochi Castle, pick up some local products at Hirome Ichiba, then appreciate the views at Iyakei Valley, then take in the views from Iya Kazura Bridge, and finally snap pictures at Okuiya Niju Kazurabashi Bridge.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kanonji online tour itinerary planner .

Getting from Takamatsu to Kanonji by car takes about an hour. In September in Kanonji, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 66°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Kochi.

Things to do in Kanonji

Theme Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Miyoshi, Kochi, Aeon Mall Ayagawa, New Reoma World
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 10:
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New Reoma World ©
New Reoma World
Kochi Castle ©
Kochi Castle
Hirome Ichiba ©
Hirome Ichiba

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Mima

Mima ©
You've added Otsuka Museum of Art, The Naruto German House, Uzu no Michi, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 10th (Mon), see the interesting displays at The Naruto German House, make a trip to Uzu no Michi, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Tsurugi, then explore the world behind art at Otsuka Museum of Art, then see the interesting displays at Yoshinogawa City Misato Firefly Center, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Kotsu.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Mima trip website .

Drive from Kanonji to Mima in 1.5 hours. September in Mima sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Tsurugi-cho.

Things to do in Mima

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Naruto, Yoshinogawa
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Otsuka Museum of Art ©
Otsuka Museum of Art
The Naruto German House ©
The Naruto German House
Mt. Tsurugi ©
Mt. Tsurugi

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Tsurugi-cho

Tsurugi-cho ©
Townscape of Houses with 2 Layers of Udatsu has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Orimotoya, admire the sheer force of Naru Falls, then head outdoors with Dogama, and finally don't miss a visit to Townscape of Houses with 2 Layers of Udatsu.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Tsurugi-cho trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Mima to Tsurugi-cho takes an hour. In September, daytime highs in Tsurugi-cho are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kochi.

Things to do in Tsurugi-cho

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Dogama ©
Dogama

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Kochi

Kochi ©
The port city of Kochi has a rich and varied history that has left its mark on the look and feel of the urban area.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of The Sakamoto Ryoma Memorial Museum and then go for a stroll along the water at Katsurahama Beach.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kochi visit planning tool .

Traveling by car from Kanonji to Kochi takes 1.5 hours. September in Kochi sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 70°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Aki.

Things to do in Kochi

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Katsura Hama ©
Katsura Hama
Sakamoto Ryoma Memorial Museum ©
Sakamoto Ryoma Memorial Museum

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Shimanto-cho

Shimanto-cho ©
On the 14th (Fri), stop by Kure Taisho-machi Market, contemplate the long history of Yoshimura Torataro Residence, then see the interesting displays at Yusuhara Senhyakunen Monogatari Museum, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Headwaters of Shimanto River.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Shimanto-cho trip site .

Traveling by car from Aki to Shimanto-cho takes 2 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Uwajima.

Things to do in Shimanto-cho

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tsuno-cho, Yusuhara Senhyakunen Monogatari Museum, Kure Taisho-machi Market
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Kure Taisho-machi Market ©
Kure Taisho-machi Market

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night
Uwajima

Uwajima ©
Uwajima is a city located in Ehime Prefecture, Japan.As of October 1, 2010, the city has an estimated population of 86,631 and a population density of 184.53 persons per km². Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Uwajima Castle and then steep yourself in history at Uwajima.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Uwajima trip planning tool .

Drive from Shimanto-cho to Uwajima in 2 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Uwajima can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Matsuyama.

Things to do in Uwajima

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 14 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Uwajima Castle ©
Uwajima Castle
Uwajima ©
Uwajima

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Matsuyama

Matsuyama ©
Matsuyama features a number of historical sites and acts as a gateway for exploring the rest of Shikoku.
Okaido Shopping Street has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Shikido, make a trip to Okaido Shopping Street, take an in-depth tour of Bansuiso, step into the grandiose world of Matsuyama Castle, then contemplate the long history of Dogo Park (Ruins of Yuzuki Castle), and finally get engrossed in the history at Shiki Memorial Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Matsuyama itinerary planner.

You can drive from Uwajima to Matsuyama in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in September, and nighttime lows around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Imabari.

Things to do in Matsuyama

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Matsuyama Castle ©
Matsuyama Castle
Dogo Park (Ruins of Yuzuki Castle) ©
Shikido ©
Shikido

1
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Imabari

Imabari ©
The city of Imabari encompasses several islands in Japan's inland sea, and due to this strategic location it changed hands regularly during the feudal era.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mt. Kiro Observatory Park as well as Towel Museum. On the 17th (Mon), examine the collection at Towel Museum and then get great views at Mt. Kiro Observatory Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Imabari trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Matsuyama to Imabari in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Imabari can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 70°F. On the 18th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Mima.

Things to do in Imabari

Museums
Find places to stay Sep 16 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Towel Museum ©
Towel Museum
Mt. Kiro Observatory Park ©
Mt. Kiro Observatory Park

2
nights
Fukuyama

Fukuyama ©
A trip to Fukuyama, a riverside city known for its fragrant roses, is not complete without a visit to its main attraction, a quaint port village lined with old wooden houses and fishing boats.
Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Ohara Museum of Art and then revel in the low prices at Mitsui Outlet Park Kurashiki.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Fukuyama journey planner .

Getting from Imabari to Fukuyama by car takes about 1.5 hours. September in Fukuyama sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Fukuyama

Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Kurashiki
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Mitsui Outlet Park Kurashiki ©
Mitsui Outlet Park Kurashiki
Ohara Museum of Art ©
Ohara Museum of Art

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nights
Hiroshima

Hiroshima ©
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
You've added YouMe Town Hiroshima, LECT, The Outlets Hiroshima, and other attractions to your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Hiroshima online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Fukuyama to Hiroshima takes 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Kitakyushu.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Shopping Museums Parks
Find places to stay Sep 19 — 22:
Highlights from your plan

3
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Kitakyushu

Kitakyushu ©
An important gateway for trade and travel between Honshu and Kyushu, the city of Kitakyushu has an old industrial waterfront and provides access to a number of natural sites across the wider region.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Takatoyama Park, Kitakyushu Museum of Natural History & Human History, TOTO Museum, and other attractions. Discover out-of-the-way places like Mojiko Retro and Kokura Castle.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Kitakyushu trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by train from Hiroshima to Kitakyushu takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in September, and nighttime lows around 71°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Fukuoka.

Things to do in Kitakyushu

Shopping Museums Parks
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Riverwalk Kitakyushu ©
Riverwalk Kitakyushu
Mojiko Retro ©
Mojiko Retro

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Fukuoka

Fukuoka ©
The largest city on the island, Fukuoka formed through the merger of two former cities that had grown up either side of the Naka River.
You've added Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Shintencho Shopping Street, Fukuoka Parco, and other attractions to your itinerary. Fukuoka City Museum and Nishijin Shopping District are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Marinoa City Fukuoka and Shika Island. The adventure continues: buy something for everyone on your list at Tenjin Underground Shopping Center, let little ones run wild at Ohori Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Fukuoka Tower, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Fukuoka City Zoological Garden.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Fukuoka online vacation planner .

Fukuoka is very close to Kitakyushu. In September, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Goto.

Things to do in Fukuoka

Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Kyushu National Museum
Find places to stay Sep 25 — Oct 2:
Highlights from your plan
Shika Island ©
Shika Island
Fukuoka City Museum ©
Fukuoka City Museum
JR Hakata City Amu Plaza Hakata ©
JR Hakata City Amu Plaza Hakata

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Goto

Goto ©
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dozaki Cathedral, then pause for some serene contemplation at Uragashira Catholic Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at Fukue Catholic Church, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Tontomari Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the pleasant sights at Shironotake Observation Deck, go for a stroll along the water at Hisakajima, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Egami Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at Kusuhara Church, and finally take in the waterfront activity at Osezaki Dangai.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Goto online trip maker .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Karatsu to Goto. In October in Goto, expect temperatures between 72°F during the day and 70°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Nagasaki.

Things to do in Goto

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Fukue Catholic Church ©
Fukue Catholic Church
Dozaki Cathedral ©
Dozaki Cathedral
Egami Church ©
Egami Church

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Nagasaki

Nagasaki ©
The hilly port city of Nagasaki has become known internationally as one of the two Japanese cities to be destroyed by an atomic bomb towards the close of World War II.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): look for gifts at Tatematsuru, browse the different shops at Amu Plaza Nagasaki, then explore the world behind art at Nagasaki Prefectural Art Museum, and finally admire the natural beauty at Glover Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Urakami Cathedral, and then steep yourself in history at Nagasaki Peace Park.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Nagasaki trip builder app .

Explore your travel options from Goto to Nagasaki with the Route module. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Goto in October since evenings lows in Nagasaki dip to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Arita-cho.

Things to do in Nagasaki

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Amu Plaza Nagasaki ©
Amu Plaza Nagasaki
Nagasaki Prefectural Art Museum ©
Nagasaki Prefectural Art Museum
Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum ©
Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum

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Arita-cho

Arita-cho ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): see the interesting displays at The Kyushu Ceramic Museum and then explore the activities along Imari Bay.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Arita-cho trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by car from Nagasaki to Arita-cho takes 1.5 hours. October in Arita-cho sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 63°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Yanagawa.

Things to do in Arita-cho

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Imari Bay
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Imari Bay ©
Imari Bay
The Kyushu Ceramic Museum ©
The Kyushu Ceramic Museum

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Yanagawa

Yanagawa ©
Yanagawa is a city located in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan.As of April 30, 2011, the city has an estimated population of 71,848, with 24,507 households and a population density of 934.55 persons per km². On the 6th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Yanagawa Ohana.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Yanagawa trip planner.

Traveling by car from Arita-cho to Yanagawa takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in October, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Yoshinogari-cho.

Things to do in Yanagawa

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Yanagawa Ohana ©
Yanagawa Ohana

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Yoshinogari-cho

Yoshinogari-cho ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): revel in the low prices at Tosu Premium Outlets and then get to know the fascinating history of Yufuin Area.

To see photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Yoshinogari-cho trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Yanagawa to Yoshinogari-cho in an hour. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Yoshinogari-cho when traveling from Yanagawa in October, with lows around 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Kokonoe-machi.

Things to do in Yoshinogari-cho

Historic Sites Spas Baths

Side Trips

Tosu Premium Outlets, Yufuin Area
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Yufuin Area ©
Yufuin Area
Tosu Premium Outlets ©
Tosu Premium Outlets

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Kokonoe-machi

Kokonoe-machi ©
On the 8th (Mon), look for gifts at Guernsey Farm and then look for all kinds of wild species at Ogi Rice Terraces. On the 9th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of Mamedamachi Shopping Street, then see the interesting displays at Hita Gion Yamaboko Kaikan, and then examine the collection at Chojabaru Visitor Center.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Kokonoe-machi online travel planner .

You can drive from Yoshinogari-cho to Kokonoe-machi in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Yoshinogari-cho in October, plan for slightly colder nights in Kokonoe-machi, with lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Yufu.

Things to do in Kokonoe-machi

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hita, Guernsey Farm, Ogi Rice Terraces
Find places to stay Oct 9 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Guernsey Farm ©
Guernsey Farm
Mamedamachi Shopping Street ©
Mamedamachi Shopping Street
Chojabaru Visitor Center ©
Chojabaru Visitor Center

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Yufu

Yufu ©
Discover widely renowned onsens on a tour of Yufu, a tranquil town overlooked by a two-peaked mountain.
On the 10th (Wed), look for gifts at Cheese Factory Yufuin and then take an in-depth tour of Iwashita Collection.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Yufu online road trip planner .

You can drive from Kokonoe-machi to Yufu in an hour. In October, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Oita.

Things to do in Yufu

Shopping Museums
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Cheese Factory Yufuin ©
Cheese Factory Yufuin
Iwashita Collection ©
Iwashita Collection

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Oita

Oita
The gateway to a wealth of dynamic landscapes and some of the country's most atmospheric religious and cultural sites, Oita, in touristic terms, acts primarily as a transport hub.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): explore the landscape on two wheels at Oita Kemmin no Mori. On the 12th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Takasakiyama Nature Zoo, then stop by Bungo Niwasaki Ichiba, and then steep yourself in history at Funai Castle Ruin.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Oita online day trip planner .

Oita is just a stone's throw from Yufu. In October in Oita, expect temperatures between 72°F during the day and 63°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can go by car to Beppu.

Things to do in Oita

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 14:

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Beppu

Beppu ©
The resort town of Beppu puts the geothermal nature of the region to good use.
On the 13th (Sat), examine the collection at Port Station Beppu Traffic Center, take in the exciting artwork at Beppu City Traditional Bamboo Crafts Center, and then learn about winemaking at Ajimu Budoushu Koubou. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): stop by Angel Kimono Rental Beppu, steep yourself in history at Kitadai Bukeyashiki Ato, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Higashi Shiya Falls.

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Beppu trip planner.

Beppu is just a stone's throw from Oita. October in Beppu sees daily highs of 72°F and lows of 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Bungoono.

Things to do in Beppu

Shopping Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Usa, Kitadai Bukeyashiki Ato
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Higashi Shiya Falls ©
Higashi Shiya Falls

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Takachiho-cho

Takachiho-cho ©
The mountain town of Takachiho-cho remains a place of great importance to Japan's spiritual and natural heritage, and the point where these two things intersect.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Manai Falls and then explore the stunning scenery at Takachiho Gorge. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with Komezuka, stop by Monzenmachi Shopping Street, and then browse the fresh offerings at Michi-no-Eki Kitakata Yotchimiroya.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Takachiho-cho holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Beppu to Takachiho-cho takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Takachiho-cho can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Kunigami-son.

Things to do in Takachiho-cho

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Aso, Michi-no-Eki Kitakata Yotchimiroya
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Takachiho Gorge ©
Takachiho Gorge
Manai Falls ©
Manai Falls
Komezuka ©
Komezuka

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Kunigami-son

Kunigami-son
Although the village of Kunigami-son spreads across a large area, it remains sparsely populated, with lots of wild land protected from development.
To see traveler tips and tourist information, read our Kunigami-son road trip planning website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Takachiho-cho to Kunigami-son. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Takachiho-cho in October; daily highs in Kunigami-son reach 83°F and lows reach 72°F. You'll set off for Nakijin-son on the 18th (Thu).

Things to do in Kunigami-son

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay Oct 18 — 19:

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Nakijin-son

Nakijin-son ©
Steeped in Ryukyuan history, Nakijin-son tourism centers around the ruins of an ancient stonewall castle.
On the 18th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Oceanic Culture Museum, kick back and relax at Minna Beach, and then contemplate the long history of Nakijin Castle Remains.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Nakijin-son road trip planning app .

Drive from Kunigami-son to Nakijin-son in 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Nakijin-son can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can drive to Motobu-cho.

Things to do in Nakijin-son

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Motobu-cho
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Minna Beach ©
Minna Beach
Nakijin Castle Ruins ©
Nakijin Castle Ruins
Oceanic Culture Museum ©
Oceanic Culture Museum

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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 19th (Fri): look for gifts at Yaedake Bakery, see the interesting displays at Native Okinawan Villege, and then stop by Igei Service Area.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Motobu-cho trip planning app .

Motobu-cho is just a stone's throw from Nakijin-son. In October, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Nago.

Things to do in Motobu-cho

Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Igei Service Area Inbound
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Yaedake Bakery ©
Yaedake Bakery
Igei Service Area Inbound ©
Igei Service Area Inbound

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Nago

Nago ©
Developed as an upper-middle class tourist town in the northern part of Okinawa Island, Nago offers a wide range of leisure activities from swimming to exploration of ruins and rainforests.
Head to Ordnance Tactical Okinawa and Farmer's Market Haisai! Yanbaru Marketfor plenty of shopping. Step off the beaten path and head to Nago citizen Beach and Busena Beach. And it doesn't end there: browse the different shops at Aeon Nago Shopping Center, get a sense of history and politics at Nago City Hall, and examine the collection at Nago Museum.

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Nago is very close to Motobu-cho. In October, daily temperatures in Nago can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. You'll set off for Onna-son on the 23rd (Tue).

Things to do in Nago

Shopping Parks Beaches
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Aeon Nago Shopping Center ©
Aeon Nago Shopping Center
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Busena Beach
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Nago Museum

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Onna-son

Onna-son ©
Located on the coast in the middle of the island, Onna-son has become known for its beaches and seaside economy.
Get some historical perspective at Shurijo Castle and Shurijo Castle Park. Get outdoors at Cape Manzamo and Okinawa World Bunka Okoku Gyokusendo.

For reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Onna-son road trip planning tool .

Onna-son is just a short distance from Nago. October in Onna-son sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 72°F at night. On the 25th (Thu), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Onna-son

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Okinawa World Culture Kingdom Gyokusendo, Shurijo Castle
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Shurijo Castle ©
Shurijo Castle
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Cape Manzamo

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Tomigusuku

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Tomigusuku is a city located in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan.As of 2012, the city has an estimated population of 60,004 and a population density of 3117 persons per km². Ashibina Outlet Mall has been added to your itinerary. On the 25th (Thu), buy something for everyone on your list at Ashibina Outlet Mall. On the 26th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Himeyuri Peace Museum, steep yourself in history at Okinawa Peace Memorial Park, then steep yourself in history at Tamagusuku Castle Ruin, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Azama Sun Sun Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Tomigusuku trip itinerary maker .

Getting from Onna-son to Tomigusuku by car takes about an hour. In October, daytime highs in Tomigusuku are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 76°F. On the 28th (Sun), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Tomigusuku

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nanjo, Itoman, Okinawa Prefecture Karate Museum
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Azama Sun Sun Beach ©
Azama Sun Sun Beach
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Okinawa Peace Memorial Park
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Himeyuri Peace Museum

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Kitanakagusuku-son

Kitanakagusuku-son ©
AEONMALL OKINAWA RYCOM has been added to your itinerary. On the 28th (Sun), explore the historical opulence of Nakagusuku Castle Ruins and then buy something for everyone on your list at AEONMALL OKINAWA RYCOM. On your second day here, examine the collection at Sakima Art Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Kitanakagusuku-son trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Tomigusuku to Kitanakagusuku-son by car takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in October, and nighttime lows around 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kitanakagusuku-son

Shopping Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Sakima Art Museum, Sunset Beach
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AEONMALL OKINAWA RYCOM ©
AEONMALL OKINAWA RYCOM
Nakagusuku Castle Ruins ©
Nakagusuku Castle Ruins
Sunset Beach ©
Sunset Beach

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