Online Tour Experience Okinawa / Iriomote Island Enjoy the spectacular view with an early morning sea kayak!

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I'm feeling stressed because I can't go on a trip to my favorite Okinawa and remote islands. I would like to recommend it to such people You can participate in experiences and activities on the remote islands of Okinawa, Iriomote Island, while staying at home. Online tour ..

However, some people may hesitate to participate, saying, "I'm interested in the online tour experience, but I'm worried about participating."

So this time, Activity Japan editorial department T Trial version online tour experience "Okinawa / Iriomote Island early morning sea kayaking" Join and report!

What is the online tour experience / offer shop "Iriomote Island Guide UMICO"?

What is the online tour experience / offer shop "Iriomote Island Guide UMICO"?

This time the trial version Online tour experience "Okinawa / Iriomote Island early morning sea kayaking" To hold "Iriomote Island Guide UMICO" .. Representative Shimizu Is holding a small group tour in Iriomote Island, Okinawa.

Experiences and activities held by "Iriomote Island Guide UMICO" Up to 6 participants .. So you can ask questions that you don't understand, or spend a relaxing and luxurious time with a limited number of people!

by the way, Trial version online tour experience "Okinawa / Iriomote Island early morning sea kayaking" will be held only this time .. Currently, it is not holding an online tour with the same content.

However, in the local area, Iriomote Island Real experience "Original scenery that will wash your heart! Departure at 5 am, early morning kayak tour" Is being held.


Besides, you can enjoy the beautiful sunset on Iriomote Island, Okinawa. "Sunset Kayak Tour" or "Mangrove kayak + jungle trekking" It is said that it provides an experience that allows you to enjoy the local nature without hitting it.

On Iriomote Island, which is rich in nature, There are many unique animals and plants such as limestone caves and mangrove forests. Yes. Popular tourist spots Jungle trekking to Pinaisara Falls And so on.

The editorial department T who loves the beautiful sea and is eager to go to Iriomote Island, Okinawa someday!

You can meet the shop staff in the online tour experience before going to the site So it's nice to know the characters and contents!

Okinawa / Iriomote Island Early Morning Sea Kayaking Online Tour Experience Starts!

Okinawa / Iriomote Island

The day of the online tour experience. When you access the URL sent in advance, the faces of the participating friends will be lined up lively.

The person in charge of the guide Mr. Shimizu, the representative of "Iriomote Island Guide UMICO" ..
"I fell in love with Iriomote Island, where you can enjoy the sea, mountains, and rivers, and decided to move."

Mr. Shimizu A veteran with 12 years of experience as a sea kayak guide is. We have a lot of experience as a guide, so you can participate in the tour with confidence even in the field!

Explanation of Okinawa / Iriomote Island: Only one road! An island where nature remains

Explanation of Okinawa / Iriomote Island: Only one road! An island where nature remains

First of all, for those who have never visited Iriomote Island, Okinawa Will introduce you to the island Mr. Shimizu.

mangrove or Limestone cave But known Iriomote Island teeth, 90% of the island is jungle .. The main road There is only one along the coastline That's right.

"Iriomote Island is 2400km from Tokyo, 450km from the main island of Okinawa, and 200km from Taiwan. It's closer to Taiwan, When you turn on the radio, Taiwanese programs will be played That's right "(Mr. Shimizu)

Real experience held locally "Okinawa / Iriomote Island Early Morning Sea Kayaking Tour" The starting point is "" in the northern part of Iriomote Island. Uehara Port ". When we meet at the site, there are many customers who mistakenly go to "Ohara Port" in the south, and often rush to pick them up.

Everyone, when you take a local tour, Be sure to meet at "Uehara Port" Please do.

How to row with a towel instead of an oar

How to row with a towel instead of an oar

This is the kayak actually used in "Iriomote Island Guide UMICO". In the trial version online tour experience, Lecture on how to row using a towel instead of an oar Will do it.

Originally, the editorial department T, who had a dream of "I want to take a walk in the sea of Iriomote Island with a sea kayak someday", is curious!

"If you row the oars just by bending and stretching your arms, your arms will get tired. If possible, try to turn your hips. I'll row with the rotation of my waist It's more powerful and easier to row. "(Mr. Shimizu)

After practicing rowing oars while holding a towel and relaxing my body and feelings, I finally set off on an online "early morning sea kayak tour" while showing actual photos.

You can enjoy the sunrise and the spectacular view like Uyuni salt lake! Iriomote Island Sea Kayaking Tour

You can enjoy the sunrise and the spectacular view like Uyuni salt lake! Iriomote Island Sea Kayaking Tour

Even though it was 6:50, it was still dark in the morning on Iriomote Island. The eastern sky is getting brighter It is a departure while looking at.

Enchanted by the wonderful sunrise on Iriomote Island! Iriomote Island Sea Kayaking Tour

Wonderful Iriomote Island sunrise Enchanted! In fact, Iriomote Island seems to have a land pattern where clouds tend to appear in the early morning.

The reason why I say "early morning tour" instead of saying "sunrise" is that there are times when I can't see the moment of sunrise in the clouds.

There are no clouds and you can see the beautiful sunrise on the horizon.

I was also shown a picture of the day when there were no clouds and I could see the beautiful sunrise on the horizon.

A precious shot on a day when there was no wind and the water surface was very calm is like the Uyuni salt lake, a spectacular spot in Bolivia, South America.

This is a precious shot of a day when there was no wind and the water surface was very calm. as if Uyuni Salt Flat, a spectacular spot in Bolivia, South America As However, it is the true sea of Iriomote Island!

Mr. Shimizu says that the scenery is indescribable because the clouds are reflected on the mirror-like water surface. this is I definitely want to go to Iriomote Island and see for myself!

The fun of the tour is coffee time while bathing in the morning sun

Enjoy the tour Coffee time while bathing in the morning sun!
Freshly brewed coffee on the sea What a luxury to be able to drink. I'm sure it's the best.

Fluffy floating on the surface of the water. What is its identity?

Fluffy floating on the surface of the water. What is its identity? Sagaribana

Iriomote Island sea kayaking tour There are many attractions besides the sea .. What is fluffy is You can see it at the end of June "Sagaribana" .. It blooms at night and scatters at dawn Mysterious flower is.

I wanted to show the barringtonia racemosa that floats fluffy on the surface of the water, Prepare a video Mr. Shimizu who was doing it. It was disappointing that the image quality was rough in the online tour experience, but I was able to imagine and enjoy the fantastic sight.

"Trivia of Okinawa / Iriomote Island" learned from online tour experience

"Trivia of Okinawa / Iriomote Island" learned from online tour experience

The end of the tour Trivia introduction corner related to Iriomote Island ..

actually Iriomote Island sunrise is later than Tokyo I mean! Did you know?

For example, today's sunrise time: If the sunrise on Iriomote Island is 7:14, then Tokyo is 6:22. Nemuro in Hokkaido, which is the eastern end of Japan, seems to be at 6:09, and I was surprised that "it's so different depending on the area!"


Last Q & A corner Now, answer the participants' questions Information on delicious restaurants on Iriomote Island Also taught me. You will definitely want to stop by when you go to the site.

"The image of the video may have become rough, and I think it was frustrating, but if you feel calm, please come and visit Iriomote Island. It's best to see with your own eyes and feel the air on your skin So! (Mr. Shimizu)

Impressions of participating in the "Okinawa / Iriomote Island Early Morning Sea Kayaking Online Tour"

"Okinawa / Iriomote Island

Try participating this time and try again Discover a lot of good online tour experiences I was able to do.

The editorial department T who wanted to participate in a realistic sea kayaking experience but did not have the courage for many years.

However, by participating in the online tour experience and checking the flow and situation, he was excited that he could take on the challenge more easily than he had expected. Feel free to join from home, enjoy the feeling of traveling and be very satisfied!


Mr. Shimizu, the guide, was very cheerful and I was able to touch the friendly personality, which was a lot of fun.

I have set the goal of "going to Iriomote Island and definitely taking part in Mr. Shimizu's tour."


This time is a trial version, No online tour experience currently held .. However, Real experience "Okinawa / Iriomote Island heart-washing original scenery! Departure at 5 am / early morning kayak tour" Is being held.

You can participate in the bright and friendly tour of Mr. Shimizu with confidence! Please enjoy the spectacular scenery locally!

The original scenery that will wash your heart! 5am departure / early morning kayak tour

Iriomote Island Guide UMICO
Iriomote Island and other Yaeyama Islands (Yubu Island and Barasu Island)
6,000 Yen ~ (tax included)

It is a plan that only those who are staying at Iriomote Island can participate. Ride a sea kayak to watch a drama that begins the day quietly. * Customers staying in the eastern area can only participate if they can drive to the western area.

  • Okinawa
  • Okinawa remote islands
  • Iriomote Island/Yubu Island/Barasu Island/Hatoma Island
  • Snorkeling
  • Canoe / kayak
  • Trekking (climbing / hiking)

We will show you the nature of Iriomote Island, "sea", "river" and "forest"! Use a sea kayak (canoe) on the water and trek in the forest to reach your destination! We are doing a small group guided tour of up to 6 people mainly in the western part of Iriomote Island. Because the number of people is small, you can enjoy a wide range of activities from elderly people to families with small children! The way to enjoy Iriomote Island is to make full use of your five senses and play with your whole body! A veteran guide with 10 years of experience as a guide to Iriomote Island will provide you with safety and the best holidays! !!

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