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The Travel Tips for Enjoying the Okinawa in December!


Winter is coming up. Like other part of Japan’s region, Okinawa has four distinct seasons, including winter…
As a matter of fact, December is the one of the best times to go!

This page is dedicated to present our recommended winter spots, as well as the highlights and important events during December in Okinawa.

Furthermore, since you can swim during December in Okinawa, we have included information on diving and snorkeling, temperature and precipitation, and recommended attire for your reference.

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Basic Information When You Do Car Rental in Naha Area!


The most common mode of transportation when traveling around Okinawa is the rental car.

But it isn’t always clear how and where to rent.
We will recommend some rental car companies and give you some advice on how to get the most for your money.

This is a must-read for a sensible, smooth vacation!

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Perfect guide for Yaeyama Islands and Must-See Spots!


400km (≒248.5 miles) southwest of Okinawa Main Island lies Ishigaki Island, an island which is part of many surrounding islands that are collectively called the ‘Yaeyama Islands’.
Ishigaki Island is one of 10 other inhabited islands in the Yaeyama Island chain, and acts as the gateway to all the other surrounding islands.

All of the surrounding islands (except Yonaguni Island) in the Yaeyama Island chain can be reached by high-speed ferry from Ishigaki Island.

We will give an overview including the highlights of each of the islands.

We hope that this information will help you understand tthe Yaeyama Island more.

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【Travel Tips】 What to Wear for Okinawa Winter Trip

okinawa winter clothes

Okinawa has short winters.
Even in January through February when it’s coldest, the average temperature is 17℃ (62.6°F).
There are many warmer days where temperatures exceeding 20℃ (68°F) are not uncommon.
However, strong ocean winds can make it feel colder and choosing the right clothes is difficult.

Here is some advice on the right clothing for you to enjoy your winter travel in Okinawa. We hope you find the information helpful.

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Summary of All the 13 Airports in Okinawa!


Did you know that there are 13 airports (excluding US military facilities) in Okinawa including airports on remote islands?

If you are planning to visit one of these remote islands, you should know about the airports there.

So, today, we will introduce all the airports in Okinawa!

Some remote islands can be accessed by air and ocean while some can only be reached by air or ocean.We will cover them as well!

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Okinawa summer time! Recommended Place and what to do in July!


In July, Okinawa tourist season will be coming with strong sunshine.
You may wonder how to travel Okinawa during the tourist season.

This article will cover “the selected spot” which you can enjoy Okinawa in July.
The spot includes “Okinawa mail Island”, “Ishigaki Island”, “Miyako Island” and other isolated islands.

The information will help you understand what to do in Okinawa during the tourist season.

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Churaumi Aquarium Access (Rental car or bus)

Bustour for sightseeing at Okinawa
Churaumi Aquarium, the classic tourist spot that almost any traveler to Okinawa visits!

Churaumi Aquarium is extremely famous, but is in fact located about two hours (90km) away from the prefectural capital Naha City.
In this article, we will introduce people who visit for the first time how to go by rental car or bus.
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