Fly from Tokyo to Okinawa It can cost as little as £50* for a return from Tokyo Narita to Okinawa Naha with regional airline Vanilla Air.
Explore the coral-fringed island, home to some of Asia's best dive sites, as well as its steamy rainforests and historic sites.
Here are five things to see and do in Okinawa, and three affordable ways to get you there: Okinawa is a paradise for foodies, and some of Asia's best markets can be found in the island's biggest city, Naha.
There are numerous archaeological sites in Okinawa dating from the Ryukyu Kingdom, nine of which were designated as World Heritage sites in 2000.
The castles are beautiful - Shurijo Castle and Nakagusuku Castle both make great day trips.
Fly from Osaka to Okinawa Jetstar and Peach both fly directly to Okinawa from Osaka (Japan's beautiful third-largest city), and the flight time's just two hours.