10 days in Japan Itinerary

10 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tokyo
— 3 nights
2
Osaka
— 4 nights

3
nights
Tokyo

Tokyo ©
Tokyo holds the status of most populous metropolitan area in the world--a fact you'll find tangible as you walk the bustling streets and explore its diverse neighborhoods and cultures.
Tokyo is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, take in panoramic vistas at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, and admire the striking features of Tokyo Tower.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Tokyo vacation planner.

Huntsville, USA to Tokyo is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 15 hours. While traveling from Huntsville, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Tokyo, ranging from highs of 79°F to lows of 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Osaka.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums
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Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou ©
Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower

4
nights
Osaka

Osaka ©
Proud of their hometown's distinct culture and dialect, many natives of Osaka describe their city as "Japan's anti-capital." An antidote to Tokyo's hectic energy, Osaka marches to the beat of its own drum, serving as the country's longtime commercial and industrial hub.
Explore Osaka's surroundings by going to Kyoto (Nishiki Market Shopping District, Kinkaku-ji, &more). Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Japan, observe the fascinating underwater world at Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan, take a stroll through Dotombori District, and have some family-friendly fun at Sunset Owl Cafe.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Osaka trip planner.

Getting from Tokyo to Osaka by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Osaka are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Kyoto
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan

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