Spend a day soaking in beautiful nature by this Miyakojima shore excursion. Feel the fresh wind in Nishi Henna Zaki, visit Yukishio Salt Museum, explore the marine ecosystem in Miyakojima Kaichukoen, sample some tropical fruits in Maipari Miyakojima Orchard, and catch the panoramic view over the islands in Ryugu-jo Observatory.

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Duration: 6 hours
Start/End: Miyakojima port/ Miyakojima port
Highlights: Ikema Island, Nishi Henna Cape, Yukishio Museum, Miyakojima Kaichukoen, Maipari Miyakojima Tropical Orchard, Ryugu-jo Observatory
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Category: Miyakojima shore excursions

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Meet your private guide and driver at the port who will transfer you to Ikema Island. Enjoy a scenic drive through Ikema Bridge while witnessing the emerald green ocean. Head to Nishi Henna Cape located in the north side of the island and expect a surreal natural scenery is waiting for you. Standing as close as possible with the beautiful crystal clear sea and feel the breeze whisper through your ears. A giant-size wind turbine surround by the green plant pattern provides a spectacular sight to capture stunning photos.

Nishi-Hennazaki-Miyakojima-shore-excursionsAfter that, visit Yukishio Museum which local make everything from salt. Sample some vanilla salt ice cream which is called as snow salt and Yukishio cookies. Then, drive to Miyakojima Kaichukoen Park to observe the abundant marine ecosystem of Miyakojima Island. The park is built underwater with glass windows looking out the real lively tropical biodiversity outside.

Miyakojima-Kaichukoen-Park-shore-excursionsContinue on to Maipari Miyakojima Tropical Orchard home to various fruit trees and colorful flowers. Listen to your guide introducing about tropical fruits such as pineapple, banana, and Areka palm. Remember to bring along your insect spray that there are mosquitos inside the orchard. Leave Ikema Island behind and head to Kurima Island. Visit the three-storied Ryugu-jo Observatory which was constructed like a castle on the hill. Viewing the spectacular foreshore beach, splendid Kurima Great Bridge, and also Irabu Island far away. On the way back to port, drive through Kurima Bridge. Your driver drops you at the port for the next departure.

Ryugu-jo Observatory

What’s included?

  • English-Speaking-Guide (licensed)
  • Chartered car/coach including high-way and parking fee
  • Entrance fee: Kaichukoen Park, Maipari Miyakojima Tropical Orchard

What’s excluded?

  • Lunch
  • Tips for Guide and Driver