11 days in Japan Itinerary

11 days in Japan Itinerary

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1
Tokyo
— 4 nights
2
Osaka
— 3 nights
3
Hiroshima
— 1 night

4
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes teamLab Borderless, Odaiba Tokyo Oedo-Onsen Monogatari, Shinjuku Golden Gai, and other attractions. Take a break from Tokyo with a short trip to Tokyo DisneySea in Maihama, about 40 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, take in the spiritual surroundings of Senso-ji Temple, take in panoramic vistas at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, and take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Tokyo day trip app.

Atlanta, USA to Tokyo is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Japan Standard Time (JST), which is usually a 14 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in May, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Osaka.

Things to do in Tokyo

Theme Parks · Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Tokyo DisneySea
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Tokyo DisneySea ©
Tokyo DisneySea
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden ©
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden
Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings ©
Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings

3
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Sunset Owl Cafe, Shinsekai and Osaka Castle. Explore Osaka's surroundings by going to Kyoto (Kiyomizu-dera Temple & Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine). There's more to do: take a stroll through Dotombori District.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Osaka trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Tokyo to Osaka by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in May, and nighttime lows around 60°F. On the 19th (Wed), you'll travel to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Kyoto
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Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Sunset Owl Cafe ©
Sunset Owl Cafe
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple

1
night
Hiroshima

Hiroshima ©
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Your day by day itinerary now includes The Cenotaph as well as Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum. On the 20th (Thu), examine the collection at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, pause for some photo ops at Peace Bell, then appreciate the history behind The Cenotaph, then steep yourself in history at Atomic Bomb Dome, and finally appreciate the history behind Memorial Tower to the Mobilized Students.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Hiroshima journey app.

Traveling by train from Osaka to Hiroshima takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In May in Hiroshima, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 60°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Museums · Historic Sites
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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum ©
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
Atomic Bomb Dome ©
Atomic Bomb Dome
The Cenotaph ©
The Cenotaph

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