Floral Story @ Okinawa 7D5N

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Highlights

Seasonal Scenery:
Sakura viewing at Yaedake, Nakijin Castle & Nago

Unique Experience:

Glass Blowing Experience @ Glass House in Forest, Purple Tart Making @ Okashigoten Onna, Whale Watching, Sea Grape Picking Experience

Sightseeing & Shopping Experience:
Tomari Fish Market, Kouri Ocean Tower @ Kouri Island, Churaumi Aquarium, Orion Beer Factory, Manzamo, Shopping @ AEON Mall Rycom, Shuri Castle, Free time at Kokusai Street & Makishi Public Market, Gyokusendo Cave @ Okinawa World, Shopping at Outlet Mall Ashibina

Details

Departure date
25 Jan 2020
Tour length
7 days 5 nights
Visit
Motobu, Kouri Island, Yaedake, Onna, Naha
Tour guide
Experienced Trilingual Guide
From S$ 2,988*

Our WOW! Promises


Right group size for Quality Travel (<= 30 passengers)

Experienced Trilingual Guide (English, Mandarin, Japanese) Accompanying the entire tour

Premium Selection of Hotels & Ryokan (with onsen)

Organized & Well-paced itinerary

Comfortable big coaches

Authentic Japanese gourmet food & Cultural experiences


Day 1 ---

Singapore 新加坡
Assemble at Changi Airport for Check in

** Meal on Board included **
** Baggage allowance: 25 kg (check-in) + 7 kg (hand carry)

Day 2 On boardLD

Naha – Motobu 那覇 - 本部
Hotel Orion Motobu Resort & Spa or similar / Western room

26 JAN  3K 791 SIN-OKA 0200-0800

Upon arrival at Naha Airport, coach transfer to Tomari Fish Market (泊いゆまち). The market comprises 23 wholesale stands that sell fresh seafood and other marine products. Next, head to Naminoue Shrine (波上宮), the most important shrine on Okinawa Island dedicated to nirai kanai (world of gods), the source of all life in Okinawan mythology and to the sea. This afternoon, you will have lunch at a local restaurant [Set Lunch]. After lunch, proceed to Kouri Island (古宇利岛). It is located in the ocean north of Motobu Peninsula and is connected by Kouri Bridge. The Kouri Ocean Tower, at a height of 82 meters above sea level is in a great location to overlook Kouri Bridge. Thereafter, transfer to Mt. Yaedake. From mid-January through early February, a plethora of lavish pink Taiwan cherry blossoms blankets Yaedake Road at an astounding altitude of 453 meters, serving as a great form of entertainment for all visitors to enjoy. Tonight, dinner will be served at the local restaurant [Buffet].

Day 2. Kouri Island

Day 3 BLD

Motobu 本部
Hotel Orion Motobu Resort & Spa or similar / Western room

After breakfast, visit Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium (沖縄美ら海水族館). With its enormous capacity, a gigantic tank called The Kuroshio Sea houses the largest fish in the world, the Whale Shark. The world’s first successfully bred-in-capacity manta can also be seen. After that, proceed to a local restaurant for lunch [Set Lunch]. After lunch, Thereafter, proceed to Glass House in Forest and you will get to experience the Glass Blowing. , Next, visit Orion Beer Factory, a place where you can learn about beer making process. Try a glass of freshly brewed beer of Okinawa!  Tonight, your dinner will be served at the local restaurant [Yakiniku]. After dinner, transfer to Nakijin Castle site (今帰仁城), one of the World Heritage Gusuku Sites on the main island of Okinawa. Here, you can enjoy night cherry blossoms view in the space of the historic Nakijin Castle remains.

Day 3. Churaumi Aquarium

 

Day 4 BLD

Motobu - Naha 本部 - 那覇
Hotel JAL City Naha or similar / Western room

 

After breakfast, start your day at Nago Cherry Blossom Festival . In Nago Central Park, you can enjoy a 2-kilometer stroll amplified by the bright pink cherry blossoms in full bloom. Next, head to Okashigoten Onna for Purple Tart Making Experience. After that, proceed to a local restaurant for lunch [set Lunch]. After lunch, we will proceed to Cape Manzamo (万座毛). A spectacular view of the East China Sea can be seen from the top of the cliffs, where the vegetation along here has been designated a Prefectural Natural Treasure. Thereafter, transfer to AEON Mall Rycom (イオンモール沖縄ライカム) for shopping. From here, you’ll find everything you need for a day of shopping and indoor entertainment. Dinner is at your own expense at the mall. Finally, transfer back to Naha city and end your day.

Front Page - Sakura Viewing @ Yaedake

 

 

 

Day 5 BLD

Naha 那覇
Hotel JAL City Naha or similar / Western room

This morning, start your day with Whale Watching. Whale watching​ ​is a unique activity in winter when you board a high-speed ship and sail into the sea to watch whales at close range. After that, proceed to a local restaurant for lunch [Okinawa Soba Set]. After lunch, visit Shuri Castle (首里城). Designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is a landmark that symbolizes the prosperity of Ryukyu Dynasty. Next, head to Kokusai Street (国際通り) in Naha City which is also known as “The Miracle Miles”. Continue to Makishi Public Market (牧志公設市場). It is Naha’s central produce, meat, fish, and general merchandise market and an excellent place for you to go and learn about the daily life of the locals. Tonight, enjoy your dinner at a local restaurant [Shabu-Shabu].

Day 5. Shurijo Castle

Day 6 BLD

Naha 那覇
Hotel JAL City Naha or similar / Western room

After breakfast, start your day in Okinawa World (沖縄ワールド), one of the most popular destinations in Okinawa Main Island. This culturally based theme park allows you to experience almost all the important aspects of Okinawa culture. Move on to Gyokusendo Cave(玉泉洞). There are over a million stalactites in the cave, which is the largest number in Japan. After that, proceed to a local restaurant for lunch [Buffet]. After lunch, proceed to Sea Grape Farm and experience the Sea Grape Picking. Thereafter, transfer to Ashibina Outlet Mall (アウトレットモールあしびなー) for shopping. The biggest outlet mall in Okinawa Islands. Tonight, enjoy your dinner at a local restaurant [Okinawa Cuisine set].

Day 7 B--

Naha – Singapore 那覇 - 新加坡
N.A

31 JAN 3K 792 OKA-SIN 0900-1325

** Meal on Board included **
** Baggage allowance: 25 kg (check-in) + 7 kg (hand carry)

This morning, boxed breakfast will be served. Bid farewell to Okinawa as we proceed to the airport to take a flight back to Singapore.

*All the photos are for illustration purposes only
* The itinerary is subject to change due to weather condition
* Meals indicated are for reference only and subject to change
* Sakura viewing locations are dependent on weather conditions


25 Jan 2020
From S$ 2,988*

Tax & Fuel Surcharge: $S 95* (Subject to changes)  


  • This tour package is subject to change without prior notice.
  • Minimum 15 persons are required to form a group.
  • A Tour Manager will be with the group for the entire tour.
  • Accommodation is based on twin-sharing basis.
  • Activities available are subject to weather conditions.
  • Package price does not include the associated taxes and surcharges.
  • Guide and driver service fee of JPY 800 per day (adult/child) is applicable.
  • Please approach our travel consultants for more details and other terms and conditions.


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