The Best of Miyakojima

  • Port

  • Level of difficulties

    Moderate

  • Type

    Sightseeing, Cultural, Shopping, Meal included

  • Price

    Adults

    USD129.0

  • Duration in hours

    6

  • Shore excursion code

    01SE

Description

In this tour, you will visit the most popular sightseeing destinations in Miyakojima Island.

Higashi-hennazaki Cape, located at the southeasternmost of Miyako island, is a cape stuck out into the cobelt blue sea. This cape is approximately 2km long, 160km of width at a maximum, and 20m of height lying between Pacific Ocean and East China Sea. This spot is selected one of the 100 urban parks in Japan. The Ueno German Culture Village found its origin in the Meiji Era (1868-1912), when a shipwreck occurred on the Miyako coastline. Locals rescued the German crew, and a theme replica was built to commemorate this event. With a replica of the German Marksburg Castle, this theme park intermixes German culture with the beauty of Miyako Island to create an Okinawan German fairy tale. The Shigira Lift Ocean Sky is newly opened April 2016. It is the only pair lift in Okinawa Prefecture. Full length 283 meter long cable car provide breathtaking landscape of Miyakojima Island. Before going back to the ship, you will have time for shopping at local shopping center. During this tour, you can also enjoy Japanese Miyakojima Style Set Menu lunch.



What we will see

In this tour, you will visit the most popular sightseeing destinations in Miyakojima Island.
Higashi-hennazaki Cape, located at the southeasternmost of Miyako island, is a cape stuck out into the cobelt blue sea. This cape is approximately 2km long, 160km of width at a maximum, and 20m of height lying between Pacific Ocean and East China Sea. This spot is selected one of the 100 urban parks in Japan. The Ueno German Culture Village found its origin in the Meiji Era (1868-1912), when a shipwreck occurred on the Miyako coastline. Locals rescued the German crew, and a theme replica was built to commemorate this event. With a replica of the German Marksburg Castle, this theme park intermixes German culture with the beauty of Miyako Island to create an Okinawan German fairy tale. The Shigira Lift Ocean Sky is newly opened April 2016. It is the only pair lift in Okinawa Prefecture. Full length 283 meter long cable car provide breathtaking landscape of Miyakojima Island. Before going back to the ship, you will have time for shopping at local shopping center. During this tour, you can also enjoy Japanese food.


What you need to know

*Due to the capacity of restaurants, guests will have same lunch menu in different restaurants.
*Wear low-heeled, comfortable walking shoes.
*Please note heavy traffic jam will be expected, due to Travel season in Japan.  
*The schedule may be altered according to the local and seasonal reasons.?