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)
Meet your private guide and driver at the port who will transfer you to Ikema Island. Enjoy the emerald green ocean while crossing the Ikema Bridge before heading to Nishi Henna Cape. Take one step here, soak in the fresh atmosphere and admire the surreal charming of beautiful crystal clear sea. Then grab your camera to capture stunning photos anywhere near the giant-size wind turbine surround by the green plant pattern.
After that, visit Yukishio Museum, where local make everything from salt, to try some vanilla salt ice cream which is called as snow salt and Yukishio cookies. Then continue your journey to Miyakojima Kaichukoen Park to observe the enrich marine ecosystem of Miyakojima Island. As the park is built underwater with glass windows, you can have a clear view of the real lively tropical biodiversity outside.
Next, descend to Maipari Miyakojima Tropical Orchard which is home to various fruit trees and colorful flowers. Here you can attain some useful information about tropical fruits such as pineapple, banana, and Areka palm. Don’t forget to bring along your insect spray that there are mosquitos inside the orchard.
Leave Ikema Island behind and head to your next destination – Kurima Island. Spend your time in the three-storied Ryugu-jo Observatory which was designed as a castle on the hill. What can be viewed from far away are the spectacular foreshore beach, splendid Kurima Great Bridge, and also Irabu Island. Then drive through Kurima Bridge on your journey back to the port. Your driver drops you at the port for the next departure.