Japan Drive Route Guide

Area
Okinawa
Travel Period
3D2N
Route
805
Overview
Start
Naha
Goal
Naha
Way
return_trip
Travel Pace
relaxing
Distance
210 km
Rank
Highway fee
¥ 0
About this route

Driving route to go around the southern part of Okinawa within 3 days. You can spend enough time to enjoy southern part of Okinawa where are many highlights. You can rent a car at either Airport or Kokusai street and travel clockwise around southern part of Okinawa island.
You can visit UNESCO World Heritage Shurijo Castle park and Sefa Utaki where is consider as a sanctuary of Ryukyu Kingdom(Ancient Okinawa). At Okinawa World Park, where traditional Okinawan houses are lined up, you can touch unique Okinawa culture such as weaving and Eisa dance. You also can visit Gyokusendo-cave which is nationally famous cave in the park. There are not many beach around there but you will be amazed by panolamic ocean view from the cliff. Our daily driving map will guide you a seclet cliff which doens't have own address or phone number.
There are many nice cafes in the forest, at the seaside and on the cliff. Let's have lunch there. Our daily driving map will let you know these spots.
If you have time, you can learn about Himeyuri student corps and okinawa history under WWⅡ at Himeyuri Peace Museum.
Outlet Mall Ashibina and Itoman Farmers Center are the best place for shopping before returning your car.
If you have still time, you can consider to vist Kafu Banta Cliff via Kaichu road in central area of Okinawa island. You can enjoy driving in the very beautiful ocean scenery.
However, this route doesn't include beach resort stay. If possible, it is highly recommended to choose route which you can stay not only Naha but also other cities.

Naha

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Naha

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Seifa Utaki

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Okinawa World&Gyokusendo Cave

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Himeyuri Peace Museum

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Naha

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Naha

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Seifa Utaki

sightseeing

Okinawa World&Gyokusendo Cave

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Himeyuri Peace Museum

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Naha

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Naha

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Seifa Utaki

sightseeing

Okinawa World&Gyokusendo Cave

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Himeyuri Peace Museum

sightseeing
Day. 1Naha to Naha

This day is the day of between two consecutive stay in Naha. Mileage is about 70km only and you can travel leisurely. It is recommended to travel Okinawa southern area in a clock wise direction.
The first destination is a "Sefa Utaki(斎場御嶽)" holy place of Ryukyu Kingdom(Ancient Okinawa). You can drive there through Niraikanai Bridge View spot.
There are many nice cafes where you can enjoy panolamic ocean view around there and recommended to have a lunch. Our daily driving map will guide you them.
The biggest highlight of this day is "
Okinawa World Gyokusendo Cave(沖縄ワールド&玉泉洞)". You can touch Okinawa cultures at many traditional Okinawa houses build more than 100 years ago.They hold free traditional dance Eisa every day and please don't miss it. There is another highlight Gyokusendo Cave one of the biggest lime stone cave in Japan.
In front of Okinawa world, t"Vallery of Gangala" is also worht to visit.
"Peace Memorial Museum(平和祈念資料館)" and "Himeyuri Peace Museum(ひめゆり平和祈念資料館)" the heritage of WWⅡare also recommended to visit to learn what is war.
There are many other spots like winary, Glass village, Okinawa style garden and so on. It is better to pick up spots where you would like to visit before departure.
If you would like to enjoy shopping before going back to your country, you can stop at big outlet mall near the airport.There are heavy traffic jam adound Naha especially Kokusai Street. If you want to go there it is better not to drive and but walk around.
It takes time to return your car too. If you don't stay Naha and take flight on this day, please reach rental car shop at least 3 hours before the flight.

Rent a car at Naha

Rental car rental and return at Naha
All Okinawa driving routes we providing start and goal at Naha.
Below 2 branchs is the most recommended.
①Naha Airport Branch : For travelers who start driving trip after arriving.
②Kenchomae Branch (Kokusai Street) : For travelers who stay Naha before or after driving trip.

Stay at Naha

You will stay Naha(那覇) city on this day. It is the biggest city in Okinawa and they have many accommodation options. It is city area and all accommodations are not Beach resort but normal western style hotels.
Around "Kokusai Street" is consider as downtown area of Naha city and many hotels and restaurants are concentrated. Many restaurants opens till midnight and it is recommended to book your hotels with breakfast only or without meals. Many hotels don't have own parking and they may charge additional parking fee.
There are always heavy traffic jam on Kokusai street. Additionally westbound rane from 7: 30 to 9: 00am and eastward rane from 17:00 to 19: 00 is allows for buses and taxis only.
Please be careful.

Day. 2Naha to Naha

This day is the day of between two consecutive stay in Naha. Mileage is about 70km only and you can travel leisurely. It is recommended to travel Okinawa southern area in a clock wise direction.
The first destination is a "Sefa Utaki(斎場御嶽)" holy place of Ryukyu Kingdom(Ancient Okinawa). You can drive there through Niraikanai Bridge View spot.
There are many nice cafes where you can enjoy panolamic ocean view around there and recommended to have a lunch. Our daily driving map will guide you them.
The biggest highlight of this day is "
Okinawa World Gyokusendo Cave(沖縄ワールド&玉泉洞)". You can touch Okinawa cultures at many traditional Okinawa houses build more than 100 years ago.They hold free traditional dance Eisa every day and please don't miss it. There is another highlight Gyokusendo Cave one of the biggest lime stone cave in Japan.
In front of Okinawa world, t"Vallery of Gangala" is also worht to visit.
"Peace Memorial Museum(平和祈念資料館)" and "Himeyuri Peace Museum(ひめゆり平和祈念資料館)" the heritage of WWⅡare also recommended to visit to learn what is war.
There are many other spots like winary, Glass village, Okinawa style garden and so on. It is better to pick up spots where you would like to visit before departure.
If you would like to enjoy shopping before going back to your country, you can stop at big outlet mall near the airport.There are heavy traffic jam adound Naha especially Kokusai Street. If you want to go there it is better not to drive and but walk around.
It takes time to return your car too. If you don't stay Naha and take flight on this day, please reach rental car shop at least 3 hours before the flight.

Stay at Naha

You will stay Naha(那覇) city on this day. It is the biggest city in Okinawa and they have many accommodation options. It is city area and all accommodations are not Beach resort but normal western style hotels.
Around "Kokusai Street" is consider as downtown area of Naha city and many hotels and restaurants are concentrated. Many restaurants opens till midnight and it is recommended to book your hotels with breakfast only or without meals. Many hotels don't have own parking and they may charge additional parking fee.
There are always heavy traffic jam on Kokusai street. Additionally westbound rane from 7: 30 to 9: 00am and eastward rane from 17:00 to 19: 00 is allows for buses and taxis only.
Please be careful.

Day. 3Naha to Naha

This day is the day of between two consecutive stay in Naha. Mileage is about 70km only and you can travel leisurely. It is recommended to travel Okinawa southern area in a clock wise direction.
The first destination is a "Sefa Utaki(斎場御嶽)" holy place of Ryukyu Kingdom(Ancient Okinawa). You can drive there through Niraikanai Bridge View spot.
There are many nice cafes where you can enjoy panolamic ocean view around there and recommended to have a lunch. Our daily driving map will guide you them.
The biggest highlight of this day is "
Okinawa World Gyokusendo Cave(沖縄ワールド&玉泉洞)". You can touch Okinawa cultures at many traditional Okinawa houses build more than 100 years ago.They hold free traditional dance Eisa every day and please don't miss it. There is another highlight Gyokusendo Cave one of the biggest lime stone cave in Japan.
In front of Okinawa world, t"Vallery of Gangala" is also worht to visit.
"Peace Memorial Museum(平和祈念資料館)" and "Himeyuri Peace Museum(ひめゆり平和祈念資料館)" the heritage of WWⅡare also recommended to visit to learn what is war.
There are many other spots like winary, Glass village, Okinawa style garden and so on. It is better to pick up spots where you would like to visit before departure.
If you would like to enjoy shopping before going back to your country, you can stop at big outlet mall near the airport.There are heavy traffic jam adound Naha especially Kokusai Street. If you want to go there it is better not to drive and but walk around.
It takes time to return your car too. If you don't stay Naha and take flight on this day, please reach rental car shop at least 3 hours before the flight.

Return a car at Naha

Rental car rental and return at Naha
All Okinawa driving routes we providing start and goal at Naha.
Below 2 branchs is the most recommended.
①Naha Airport Branch : For travelers who start driving trip after arriving.
②Kenchomae Branch (Kokusai Street) : For travelers who stay Naha before or after driving trip.

Check Other 3D2N Okinawa Route

Route numberStart cityGoal cityWayTravel PaceDistanceRankHighway feeDetail
806NahaNahareturn_triprelaxing240 km¥ 0check
807NahaNahareturn_tripnormal270 km¥ 0check
808NahaNahareturn_tripbusy350 km¥ 0check
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