Remote Islands in Okinawa
Japanese Tropical Islands:
Ishigaki, Taketomi, Iriomote

Experience the nature of the southern islands and unwind in the high-end resorts

It is recommended that you visit the remote islands of Okinawa which are surrounded by the beautiful sea all year round by first getting to Ishigaki Airport. The average annual temperature here is 24.3°C.
Snorkel around and simply enjoy the lavish time in the luxury resorts at Ishigaki. Roam around the streets on Taketomi Island which are lined with beautiful red-tiled roofs and white sandy paths. Experience the extraordinary with your stay in one of the private villas at HOSHINOYA. Explore the mangroves that thrive in subtropical nature on Iriomote Island.



(map)Ishigaki Airport, Kabira Bay, Ishigaki-Yaki Pottery, Beach Hotel Sunshine Ishigaki, InterContinental ANA Ishigaki Resort, HOSHINOYA Taketomi Island, Pinaisara Falls at Iriomote Island, Mangrove at Iriomote Island(map)Ishigaki Airport, Kabira Bay, Ishigaki-Yaki Pottery, Beach Hotel Sunshine Ishigaki, InterContinental ANA Ishigaki Resort, HOSHINOYA Taketomi Island, Pinaisara Falls at Iriomote Island, Mangrove at Iriomote IslandKabira BayIshigaki-Yaki PotteryPinaisara Falls at Iriomote IslandBeach Hotel Sunshine IshigakiIshigaki AirportMangrove at Iriomote IslandHOSHINOYA Taketomi IslandInterContinental ANA Ishigaki Resort
From Tokyo (Haneda) to Ishigaki
*Direct flight
2DAILY FLIGHTS
From Tokyo (Haneda) to Ishigaki via Okinawa (Naha)
From Haneda to Naha
12DAILY FLIGHTS
From Naha to Ishigaki
8DAILY FLIGHTS
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    Kabira Bay

    Famous for its diving spot called Manta Scramble, which is known for its high probability in encountering manta rays. Visitors can also snorkel here and take in the spectacular sight of islands floating on the sea which appears blue and emerald green at different times.
  • 2

    Ishigaki Food & Awamori

    Includes high quality Ishigaki beef and tropical pineapples. Awamori, the local sake on the island, is also something that visitors should not miss out on.
  • 3

    Resort Hotels in Ishigaki Island

    Luxury stays in InterContinental ANA Ishigaki Resort and Beach Hotel Sunshine Ishigaki with the beach right at your doorstep. Appreciate the spectacular nature here with the sound of the waves, the smell of the sea, stunning sunsets, and a sky full of stars.
  • 4

    Ishigaki-yaki Pottery

    Blue pottery which is representative of the Okinawan Sea. It is perfect as a souvenir and visitors can also try making the pottery themselves.
  • 5

    HOSHINOYA Taketomi Island

    A mere 10-minute ferry ride from Ishigaki. Heal yourself amid the beautiful streets filled with red-tiled roofs and white sandy paths on this remote island. Stay at HOSHINOYA Taketomi Island which has a traditional Okinawan architectural design and relax under the starry sky along the strums of the island's sanshin.
  • 6

    Mangrove at Iriomote Island

    An entire island covered in jungle and mangroves. Visitors can explore the mangroves using canoes, and may get the opportunity to see light blue soldier crabs which cannot be found anywhere else.
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    Pinaisara Falls at Iriomote Island

    Okinawa's highest waterfall with a height of 53 meters. Visitors can trek to the basin and even up to the top of the waterfall. The view of the mangrove forest from the top of the waterfall is breath-taking.

HOW TO GET THERE

From Tokyo (Haneda) to Ishigaki
*Direct flight
2 daily flights
From Tokyo (Haneda) to Ishigaki
via Okinawa (Naha)
From Haneda to Naha 12 daily flights
From Naha to Ishigaki 8 daily flights
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  • The recommended route is chosen by The View of Japan and is not meant to be part of a tour trip. Please self-arrange public transport or a car/driver.
  • The scenery may vary depending on the time of travel and climate. Please confirm the weather, access, and conditions to designated attraction by yourself.
  • The flight frequency is as of 01 September 2019, and domestic flight frequency includes code-share flights with partner airlines and is subject to change without prior notice.