January trip to Okinawa | What is the climate, clothes, and prices? Recommended Winter Activities Complete Guide

January trip to Okinawa | What is the climate, clothes, and prices? Recommended winter activities
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January Okinawa Special feature on travel. Take a trip to Okinawa Explain charges and costs To do. another Okinawa Climate / weather and clothing coordination Such Full of tourist information !!

In the article, I would like to recommend it in Okinawa in January, carefully selected by Activity Japan. Winter limited experience ・ Whale watching Efficiently visit sightseeing spots in Okinawa Bus tour , SUP experience I will tell you.

Also at Activity Japan Popular in January Activities / experiences Ranking Introduced in !!

"Can you swim in the sea in Okinawa in January?" "What activities and leisure can you enjoy in Okinawa in winter?" Tourist information useful for traveling to Okinawa I will tell you!

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Okinawa trip in January! Reason for recommendation

1. Save money by booking cheap flights and hotels!

The most recommended point of your trip to Okinawa in January is, after all Travel expenses can be kept low .. Not to mention Golden Week and summer vacation in high season January is also expensive during the New Year and winter holidays But In the days after winter vacation, airline tickets and hotels are often cheap, so aim for it. !! It's a good time to consider staying at a luxury resort hotel, where you can't usually stay, or booking a popular activity.

2. Enjoy leisurely sightseeing without worrying about congestion!

During the peak season of Okinawa travel, the busiest summer season (July-August), you have to worry about crowds wherever you go and what you do, and you can visit popular tourist spots, leisure facilities, and eat. I'm worried about the congestion situation at the time. On the other hand, excluding the New Year and winter vacation periods Okinawa in January has few tourists and is very vacant .. Enjoy sightseeing in Okinawa slowly without lining up Is also attractive.

3. You can enjoy marine sports and activities even in January!

During the high season from early summer to summer, not only tourist spots and leisure facilities, but also swimming and swimming Marine Sports Activity reservations are also crowded as a popular time of the year. However, in Okinawa, which is warm all year round, You can fully enjoy the beautiful sea by wearing a wet suit etc. .. You can enjoy the experience without worrying about the surroundings, and Whale watching Such January is the best season Activities that become Check it out!


Please tell me the clothes suitable for your trip to Okinawa in January!

Please tell me the clothes suitable for your trip to Okinawa in January!

UV protection is essential even in January in Okinawa

Okinawa is warmer than Honshu such as Tokyo and Osaka even in January, Don't let your guard down is. Even in Honshu, the temperature is the coldest and coldest from late January to February, but even in Okinawa. A strong north wind blows from the sea, A day when you feel chilly at once and ..

January in Okinawa Rainy season .. Not sandals that get your feet wet when it rains It is recommended to wear waterproof sneakers and shoes ..

Tropical Okinawa Area with strong UV rays throughout the year .. Even if it's cloudy or rainy Sunburn measures are essential is. Don't forget to wear sunscreen even in January. For people with weak eyes sunglasses Let's protect it.


Examples of clothes, coordination, and belongings for your trip to Okinawa in January
Windbreaker / Long-sleeved haori such as cardigans and shirts / Sunscreen / Sunglasses / Hats (hats, caps, etc.) / Jackets / Jumpers / Stalls / Towels / Sneakers / Waterproof shoes, etc.

January Okinawa weather and temperature

Okinawa has a warm image throughout the year, January weather and temperature How is it? Check in advance to enjoy your trip to Okinawa, and make sure to prepare and take measures.

area Average temperature Average minimum temperature Average maximum temperature
Okinawa 17.3 ℃ 14.9 ℃ 19.8 ℃
Tokyo 5.4 ℃ 1.2 ℃ 9.8 ℃

Okinawa has an average temperature of 12 degrees Celsius or more in January compared to Tokyo. Average temperature of 17.3 ℃ teeth Same as the monthly average temperature from May to June in Tokyo .. The climate is perfect for visiting tourist attractions.

but, The wind suddenly becomes stronger and the temperature drops at once Because there is a possibility that Check the weather forecast on site without fail will do.


Okinawa is January Seawater temperature is 22 ℃ About. However, it is a cold season for the seawater temperature in Okinawa. The beach is basically closed and there are no guards. You cannot swim in the sea in January in Okinawa ..

However, you can enjoy other activities and leisure activities in Okinawa in January.

Next, I will introduce the activities and experiences that Activity Japan wants to recommend in Okinawa in January!

Recommended activities / leisure / experiences / play in Okinawa in January

Whale watching experience

Whale watching experience

Speaking of activities and leisure that are indispensable in winter in Okinawa, Whale watching is.

Whale watching tours have been held since late December, The best season is January-March Until. Exactly January is perfect for a whale watching experience is!

What is the attraction of Okinawa whale watching? "The highest rate of encountering whales" ..

Participate in whale watching in Okinawa in winter and experience the overwhelming power that you can not taste on TV and videos!

Okinawa whale watching experience tour reservation ranking

1 Rank

[From Naha] Whale watching! Full Money-back Guarantee (Full Schedule)! The technology to find whales is Captain Pikaichi! (Half-day plan)

South to South
Naha
4,500 Yen ~ (tax included)
  • 4.5
  • (6 reviews / experiences)

★ 40 years of maneuvering The captain of the seaman who "finds a whale is Pikaichi" is very popular! With 40 years of experience and can, you can match the timing with whales, so whales often come to the side of the ship! ① Small group system where 360 ° whales are easy to see ┗ 40-seater cruiser with a capacity of 20 people ┗ You can move around the ship freely, so it is the best position

2 Rank

[Okinawa / Kerama] Monitor campaign from 1/16 to 2/25 ★ Landing on Tokashiki Island & whale watching ♪

Cerulean Blue OKINAWA
Kerama Islands (Tokashiki Island, Zamami Island, Naganu Island)
5,800 Circle 2,900 Yen ~ (tax included)
Discount campaign in progress!

[For a limited time from 2022.1.16 to 2022.2.25] Monitor campaign using subsidies from the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, Japan Tourism Agency, rehabilitation of existing tourism bases, and high value-added promotion business ♪ <Monitor campaign price> ・ Adults (12 years old and over) ¥ 5,800 → ¥ 2,900 ・ Children (3-11 years old) ¥ 4,800 → ¥ 2,400 ・ Infants (2 years old and under) Regular price

3 Rank

[From Naha / Kerama / 1st] Snorkeling + uninhabited island landing or whale watching

KAIZAR MARINE CLUB
Kerama Islands (Tokashiki Island, Zamami Island, Naganu Island)
8,000 Circle 7,000 Yen ~ (tax included)
Discount campaign in progress!
  • 4.7
  • (19 reviews and experiences)

★ Whale watching is possible from January to March! ★ You can land on an uninhabited island from April to December! ★ High sea turtle encounter rate! ★ Large or high-speed cruiser for super comfort! ★ Abundant marine sports! ★ Uchina Bento, drinks, and equipment rental are all free! ☆ Plan with nice benefits ☆ Benefits [1] Free download of group photos and photo shoots on the day! Benefits [2

4 Rank

[From Naha, encounter rate 98%] Whale watching and parasailing by a catamaran that is resistant to shaking

NEWS
Naha
11,300 Yen ~ (tax included)

☆ A great value set plan that includes parasailing of popular activities ☆ This facility is registered in the Go To Travel Campaign "Regional Common Coupon Handling Stores". "Regional common coupon" can be used in the following cases.・ Payment method at the time of reservation is "local payment" ・ Points and coupons used at the time of reservation are deducted

5 Rank

[From Okinawa / Naha] Limited to 15 people on a large ship! Luxury whale watching tour (full refund guarantee, photo service available) ★ Parasailing set course available ★

Sea World
Naha
5,500 Yen ~ (tax included)

Speaking of winter in Okinawa, whale watching! !! Humpback whales are coming to the sea of Okinawa for childbirth and parenting! The sight of wild whales jumping in front of me is impressive no matter how many times I see them! The encounter rate is 99%! If you do not see it, you can get a full refund for the entire period! !! It is a safe and secure veteran shop. We will guide the capacity of 36 large ships to 15 people only! !! Easy to see whales

Bus tour

Bus tour

Okinawa is one of the most popular tourist spots in Japan, but compared to the high season in summer, January is a time when the number of tourists is calm.

In January Okinawa, there are many tourist spots that are crowded in the summer, Relaxing sightseeing I can do it.
Therefore, I would like to recommend Okinawa Bus tour around sightseeing spots !!

Sightseeing spots in Okinawa just by getting on the bus Churaumi Aquarium or American Village , Kouri Island And so on You can go around efficiently and it's very easy It is attractive.

Okinawa Bus Tour Reservation Ranking

1 Rank

[From Okinawa / Naha] Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium and Kouri Island / Manzamo / Nago Pineapple Park Bus Tour (Course A)

Jumbo Tours Co., Ltd.
Naha
6,000 Yen ~ (tax included)
  • 4.3
  • (4 reviews / experiences)

[Hip-Hop Bus A Course] ★ This is the most popular bus tour that efficiently goes around popular sightseeing spots in Okinawa!・ Stay at the most popular Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium for 3 hours! (With admission ticket) ・ Cross the scenic spot Kouri Bridge to Kouri Island! Guide to "Manzamo", one of the eight scenic spots in Okinawa.・ At Nago Pineapple Park, board the Pineapple and tour the park ♪ ・

2 Rank

[Miyakojima] November 2021-May 2022 A one-day bus tour with a spectacular view of the five islands of Miyako and the three major bridges

H.I.S. Okinawa
Miyakojima (Irabu Island, Shimoji Island, Kurima Island, Ikema Island)
5,980 Yen ~ (tax included)

★ A one-day bus tour with a spectacular view of Miyako 5 islands and 3 Ohashi bridges by Lea Lea bus ★ Miyako island-Irabu island-Shimojishima-Ikema island-Kurima island Miyako 5 islands and Irabu Ohashi-Ikema Ohashi bridge -It is a great tour bus tour around the 3 major bridges of Kurima Ohashi! !! ~ Schedule ~ ☆ Departure from each hotel: 08: 50 ~ 09: 50 → Tohei

3 Rank

[Okinawa / Naha] Bus tour from Naha Airport! DMM Kariyushi Aquarium, Umikaji Terrace, Chatan American Village

Mie Kotsu Co., Ltd. (Tourism Sales Systems)
Naha
3,900 Yen ~ (tax included)

From Naha Airport! Recommended for sightseeing on the first day of your trip to Okinawa ♪ It is a half-day sightseeing bus tour around the core spots of Okinawa such as Masahiro Sake Brewery's sake brewery, Umikaji Terrace, Kitatani American Village, etc., centered on DMM Kariyushi Aquarium.

4 Rank

[From Naha / Chatan / with dinner] Churashima all-day sightseeing bus tour (C course) & Ryukyu dance appreciation included! Japanese Ryu Kaiseki cuisine "Urashima" with a choice of courses ¥ 8,680 ~

Cerulean Blue OKINAWA
Naha
8,680 Yen ~ (tax included)

A sightseeing bus tour that allows you to go around the points that represent Okinawa, and a tour that combines Japanese-style kaiseki cuisine while watching the Ryukyu dance. After enjoying sightseeing in the north, head to Ryugu Castle Urashima, where you can enjoy the taste and dance. Urashima reproduces the elegant taste of court cuisine in modern times with particular attention. Carefully selected materials and outstanding cooks' skills, along with a full-scale stage of traditional dance,

5 Rank

[From Naha / Northern sightseeing & dinner included] Churashima all-day sightseeing bus (C course) & Okinawan cuisine "Angama" Ryukyu cuisine & Sanshin live

Cerulean Blue OKINAWA
Naha
7,600 Yen ~ (tax included)

Due to the influence of the new coronavirus, we will guide you to a vacant place for dinner, either "Angama" or "Hateruma".・ A bus guide who knows all about Okinawa will guide you. A full-day sightseeing bus tour where you can visit popular spots! !! After enjoying sightseeing in Okinawa, you can enjoy a meal at the Okinawan local restaurant "Angama".

SUP experience

SUP experience

Even beginners and children of marine sports can easily participate and enjoy a spectacular cruising with the beautiful sea and sunset of tropical Okinawa in the background. SUP experience Is a classic activity in Okinawa.

January is the time when the colors of the sea are bright Besides, you can enjoy taking pictures and taking a walk on the sea without worrying about congestion and surroundings.

Although it is a marine sport, the board is stable Activities that are unlikely to fall even for the first time Therefore, you can enjoy it comfortably even on cold days. Never loses popularity all year round Is also a feature.

Depending on the shop Rash guard and wetsuit rental There are many experiences and tours included in the price, so you can enjoy it without worrying about the cold.

Okinawa SUP reservation ranking

1 Rank

[Miyakojima / Half day] Overlooking the emerald shining Miyako blue sea! Selectable scenic beach SUPor canoe [photo data free]

Miyakojima ADVENTURE PiPi
Miyakojima (Irabu Island, Shimoji Island, Kurima Island, Ikema Island)
8,900 Circle 7,400 Yen ~ (tax included)
Discount campaign in progress!
  • 4.9
  • (127 reviews / experiences)

[ACTIVITY JAPAN special discount for a limited time! ] ACTIVITY JAPAN special discount campaign is underway, which is 500 yen cheaper than the regular selling price! It is on sale cheaper than the official website and other media! Please make a reservation as soon as possible for the limited-time campaign until the end of January 2022! [Half-day tour! SUP / canoe on a superb beach] Miyakojima

2 Rank

[Ishigaki Island / 1st] If you get lost, this is it! Kabira Bay SUPor Canoe & Blue Cave Snorkeling 2 Big Spot Conquest Plan [Photo Data Free]

Ishigakijima ADVENTURE PiPi
Ishigaki Island
28,000 Circle 13,000 Yen ~ (tax included)
Discount campaign in progress!
  • 4.8
  • (284 reviews and experiences)

[ACTIVITY JAPAN special discount for a limited time! ] ACTIVITY JAPAN special discount campaign is underway, which is 500 yen cheaper than the regular selling price! It is on sale cheaper than the official website and other media! Please make a reservation as soon as possible for the limited-time campaign until the end of January 2022! [Blue Cave Snorkeling x Kabira Bay SUP / Canoe]

3 Rank

[Ishigaki Island / Half Day] Michelin Three Stars! World-recognized "Kabira Bay" SUPor canoe experience tour [photo data free]

Ishigakijima ADVENTURE PiPi
Ishigaki Island
14,500 Circle 7,400 Yen ~ (tax included)
Discount campaign in progress!
  • 4.8
  • (279 reviews and experiences)

[ACTIVITY JAPAN special discount for a limited time! ] ACTIVITY JAPAN special discount campaign is underway, which is 500 yen cheaper than the regular selling price! It is on sale cheaper than the official website and other media! Please make a reservation as soon as possible for the limited-time campaign until the end of January 2022! [Kabira Bay SUP / Canoe] A scenic spot representing Ishigaki Island "River"

4 Rank

[Ishigaki Island / 1 day] A full day in the river and the sea! Natural monument Mangrove SUPor Canoe & Blue Cave Snorkeling [Photo data free]

Ishigakijima ADVENTURE PiPi
Ishigaki Island
28,000 Circle 13,000 Yen ~ (tax included)
Discount campaign in progress!
  • 4.9
  • (129 reviews and experiences)

[ACTIVITY JAPAN special discount for a limited time! ] ACTIVITY JAPAN special discount campaign is underway, which is 500 yen cheaper than the regular selling price! It is on sale cheaper than the official website and other media! Please make a reservation as soon as possible for the limited-time campaign until the end of January 2022! [Mangrove SUP / Canoe x Blue Cave Snorkeli

5 Rank

[Ishigaki Island, No. 1 in popularity] Sunset & Starry Sky Night & Night Mangrove Exploration! ️ Held at a sea turtle spot known to the islanders! ️Choose and play [Canoe or Sap]

Marumarin
Ishigaki Island
9,800 Circle 4,900 Yen ~ (tax included)
Discount campaign in progress!
  • 4.9
  • (169 reviews and experiences)

Ready to be impressed? Our shop [Popular No. 1] Tour only once a day In the sea of the starry sky reserve where sea turtles are, we will ride a kayak or a sap and row toward the setting sun. Please enjoy the beautiful nature of Ishigaki Island to your heart's content! The sunset seen from the kayak is very romantic ♪ A plan that is very popular with couples and families! Photo

Popular activity ranking that you can experience in Okinawa in January

Speaking of Okinawa's classic and popular sightseeing spots Blue Grotto That's right. Continue to enjoy in the blue cave in January Snorkeling or diving Is popular.

But in January Okinawa, you can enjoy various other activities and leisure activities!

Not only below, but for couples Pairing experience, accessory making experience It is also recommended as it will be a memory of your trip to Okinawa!

Recommended winter activities for families with children Whale watching experience Is popular!
The whales you see up close are very powerful! Please experience the realism unique to life!

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Okinawa activity / leisure / experience / play popular area ranking
No. 1 in popularity Blue cave, Onna village
▶ ️ View Blue Cave Snorkeling Popularity Ranking
▶ ️ See the blue cave experience diving popularity ranking
2nd most popular Ishigaki Island
▶ ️ See Ishigaki Island popular activity ranking
▶ ️ See Ishigakijima diving experience popularity ranking
▶ ️ See Ishigakijima snorkeling experience popularity ranking
3rd most popular Miyakojima (Irabu Island, Shimoji Island, Kurima Island, Ikema Island)
▶ ️ See Miyakojima activity popularity ranking
▶ ️ See Miyakojima experience diving popularity ranking
▶ ️ See Miyakojima snorkeling popularity ranking
4th most popular Nago City, Nakijin Village, Kouri Island
▶ ️ See Okinawa Yanbaru no Mori activity special feature
5th most popular Naha city
6th most popular Iriomote Island, Yubu Island, Barasu Island, Hatoma Island
▶ ️ View Iriomote Island Activity Popularity Ranking
7th most popular Yomitan Village (Cape Zanpa), Kadena City, Chatan Town
8th most popular Nanjo City (Kudaka Island)
9th most popular Urasoe City / Ginowan City
10th most popular Okinawa City / Uruma City (Tsuken Island)
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