Itineraries For Family from Hirara Port
Deepening family ties in Miyako Island, where people of all ages can enjoy themselves
- ＃Parent-child three-generation
- ＃Sabani cruising
- ＃Hot springs
9:00Depart from Hirara Port
From cruising on traditional fishing boats to hot springs that the whole family can enjoy, there are a variety of spots for children and adults to have fun.
- 9:10Irabu Bridge（about 10 minutes）
- 9:30Kanizou/ Sabani Cruising (about 1 hour)
- 10:40Irabu Bridge Marine Station (about 40 minutes)
- 11:45Shirou nouen (about 40 minutes)
- 13:00Shigira Resort /Gold Onsen(Natural Hot Spring) (about 1.5 hours)
- About minutes by taxi
9:10Irabu Bridge (about 10 minutes)
Take an exhilarating drive on the 3.5 km long bridge connecting Miyako Island and Irabu Island. It is the longest bridge in Japan that can be crossed for free. Even in Miyako Island, which has a reputation for the beauty of its sea, this bridge is exceptional. Children will be fascinated by the spectacular 360-degree view of the sea.
- About minutes by taxi
9:30Kanizou/ Sabani Cruising (about 1 hour)
Aboard the island’s traditional fishing boat called “sabani”, you can enjoy an elegant family cruise while gazing at the Irabu blue sea. You will be enchanted by the endless, crystal clear waters and feel as if you are one with nature.
- About 10 minutes by taxi
10:40Irabu Bridge Marine Station (about 40 minutes)
This marine station has a magnificent wide view of the Irabu Bridge opened in 2020. While enjoying the magnificent view of the sea and the bridge, parents and children can choose souvenirs together. The station offers a wide variety of specialties, including Irabu’s famous namaribushi and uzumaki bread.
- About 25 minutes by taxi
11:45Shirou nouen (about 40 minutes)
This aloe vera farm boasts one of the largest areas in Japan for both adults and children to enjoy. Enjoy drinks and dishes made from aloe vera, which is believed to be effective for health, beauty, and healing, and take in its power. You can also interact with the goats, so please heal your heart as well.
- About 5 minutes by taxi
13:00Shigira Resort /Gold Onsen (about 1.5 hours)
After having lunch at the café in the Shigira Seven Miles Resort, one of the best resort hotels in Miyakojima, relax and unwind from your trip at the golden hot springs in the facility. Apart from the open-air and observation baths, there are also unisex areas (swimsuits required) such as a swimming pool, a lie-down bath, and a cave bath, which can be enjoyed by all three generations of the family.
- About 30 minutes by taxi
15:00Arrive at Hirara Port
The ocean seen from the bridge and the Sabani had a different look.Your family ties must have been strengthened through this trip.
Deepening Family Ties in Miyako Island
- About 6 hours
Thinking about the life on the islands
- About 5.5 hours