Okayama Holidays

Japan
Okayama, the capital of Okayama-ken, sits 730 km west of Tokyo. Founded in 1889, the city is best known for its monuments to its past. From feudal Japan to World War II and beyond, the city offers lots of history to explore.

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How to get to Okayama

Here's what you need to know about getting to Okayama. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Okayama takes 16 hours, 35 minutes.

When to go to Okayama

Typical Holiday Price

£1085 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Okayama varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

September

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - September is the cheapest month to go to Okayama.

Things to see and do in Okayama

Harold | Trip by SkyscannerOkayama Korakuen
Okayama Korakuen
Harold | Trip by SkyscannerOkayama Station
Okayama Station
Harold | Trip by SkyscannerOkayama Castle
Okayama Castle
Harold | Trip by SkyscannerANA Lounge
ANA Lounge
Harold | Trip by SkyscannerOkayama Airport
Okayama Airport

Reviews of Okayama

Harold
HaroldBrooklyn
22/02/2015

This mid-tier city looks like most others in Japan but does have a nice garden, Korakuen, and a castle that are both worth visiting. A good jumping off point for Kurashiki or the islands of the Inland Sea but no real reason to linger.

Yang Bely
Yang Bely
28/12/2019

Okayama Castle super aesthetic

KW Ch
KW Ch
24/12/2019

Betty Wang
Betty Wang
23/11/2019

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