Oki Islands' Stories

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Winter in the Oki Islands: Places to Go and Things to Know

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  • Nature & Wildlife

Winter in the Oki Islands: Places to Go and Things to Know

Wanna come and discover the islands in winter? Here are some tips for you!

As the clean and crisp autumn air slowly changes into the strong and chilly winter gales, it is time to prepare for the coldest season on the islands. The Oki Islands probably won’t spring to mind when travellers look for winter destinations in Japan. Places for winter sports? Nope. Outdoor onsen with snow monkeys? Uh-uh. New year bargain sale and lucky bags? Sorry, we don’t have those, either. But we do have snowy mountains (depending on the year) and warm, welcoming spirits!

  • Ama Town
  • Chibu Village
  • Nishinoshima Town
  • Okinoshima Town
  • Winter
  • culture
  • local food
  • nature
  • outdoor
Kuniga Coast and Different Ways to Enjoy It!

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  • Nature & Wildlife

Kuniga Coast and Different Ways to Enjoy It!

Kuniga Coast is a Designated National Place of Scenic Beauty and Natural Monument. Here are all the travel tips you need to know, including how to get there and how to enjoy it on both land and sea!

Kuniga Coast is an exquisite example of sea-eroded coastline featuring magnificent cliffs, spectacular sea arches, and caves. There is no wonder why Kuniga Coast has been designated as a National Place of Scenic Beauty and Natural Monument since 1938, and also designated as a Special Zone of the Daisen-Oki National Park. The coastline also features multiple geosites designated by the Oki Islands UNESCO Global Geopark.The highlight of the coast is the Kuniga Coast Walking Trail, which runs between the top of Matengai Cliff and Tsūtenkyō Arch.

  • Nishinoshima Town
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Autumn
  • nature
  • outdoor
Oki-Toku Special Ticket Campaign – A Chance for Free Return Tickets?

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Oki-Toku Special Ticket Campaign – A Chance for Free Return Tickets?

You may think that travelling to a remote island would be very expensive and worry about all the costs of ferries or airplane tickets, etc. Well, fear not! We are now having a campaign called “Oki-Toku Special Tickets” in which you will be able to get a return ticket for free! In this article, we will introduce how to use the “Oki-Toku Special Ticket” and utilise it to visit all four islands of Oki!

  • Ama Town
  • Chibu Village
  • Nishinoshima Town
  • Okinoshima Town
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Autumn
  • travel tips