Visit some of the best attractions of Miyazaki Prefecture such as Aoshima Island and Aya Teruha Suspension Bridge. The tour is a great recommendation for cruise ship passengers as well as those who happen to be in the area and looking to discover more about Miyazaki.
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Disembark in Aburatsu Port and explore Miyazaki for a day. Join our guided tour in a chartered vehicle, and visit top attractions in the area. Tour the small island of Aoshima, which has distinctive geological features and homes a shrine believed to bring good luck. Try the local dishes. Walk on a suspension bridge, and visit a castle that is 700 years old during our Miyazaki shore excursion.
Cruise passengers: You may get this excursion for FREE if you book the cruise through us or transferring your existing reservation to us (meaning we are your travel agent who booked the cruise for you with nothing changed). Please contact us to learn how.
*Departure times may vary.
10:00 Depart from Aburatsu Port and head towards Aoshima Island
11:00 Explore Aoshima Island, a beautiful island off the coast south of Miyazaki that holds Aoshima Shrine, said to bring great luck to married couples
13:30 Have lunch at Waku Waku Farm (self-pay)
14:45 Walk along the Teruha Suspension Bridge – at a height of 142 meters, this place is a UNESCO site that grants picturesque green views of the Aya Biosphere Reserve
15:30 Visit Aya Castle, which was built around 1330
18:00 Return to Aburatsu Port
4-12 -16 Aburatsu, Nichinan-shi, Miyazaki 887-0001