14 days in Japan Itinerary

14 days in Japan Itinerary

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14 days in Japan Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Tokyo
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
2
Kyoto
— 4 nights
train:  15​min
3
Kita
— 1 night
train:  4​h 30​min
4
Hakone-machi
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
5
Tokyo
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: London

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.
Have a day of magic on the 17th (Sun) at Tokyo Disneyland. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Odaiba and enjoy breathtaking views from Tokyo Skytree.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Tokyo day trip planner.

London, UK to Tokyo is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Japan Standard Time, which is usually a 9 hour difference. In February in Tokyo, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can take a train to Kanazawa.

Things to do in Tokyo

Theme Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Tokyo Disneyland
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Tokyo Disneyland ©
Tokyo Disneyland
Odaiba ©
Odaiba
Tokyo Skytree ©
Tokyo Skytree

4
nights
Kyoto

Kyoto ©
The national capital for over a thousand years, Kyoto retains much of the charm of old Japan, boasting numerous temples and shrines that seem completely untouched by the modern world.
Kyoto is known for historic sites, shopping, classes, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Kiyomizu-dera Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ryoanji Temple, don't miss a visit to Nishiki Market, and explore the historical opulence of Nijo Castle.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Kyoto planning site .

You can take a train from Tokyo to Kyoto in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In February, daytime highs in Kyoto are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Kita.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Jishu Shrine
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

1
night
Kita

Kita ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): look for gifts at Shimada Shoten and then get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Japan.

Plan my day in Kita using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Kita is just a short distance from Kyoto. In February in Kita, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Hakone-machi.

Things to do in Kita

Theme Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Osaka
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Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
Osaka Castle ©
Osaka Castle
Dotonbori ©
Dotonbori

2
nights
Hakone-machi

Hakone-machi ©
Sitting at the foot of Mount Fuji, Hakone-machi has become a popular retreat from Tokyo for locals and tourists alike.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): make a trip to Owaku-dani Valley, then get great views at Hakone Ropeway, then explore the activities along Lake Ashi (Ashinoko), and finally explore the world behind art at The Hakone Open-Air Museum.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Hakone-machi attractions planner .

Getting from Kita to Hakone-machi by train takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Kita in February: highs in Hakone-machi hover around 5°C, while lows dip to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to drive to Tokyo.

Things to do in Hakone-machi

Nature Parks Museums
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Lake Ashi (Ashinoko) ©
Lake Ashi (Ashinoko)
The Hakone Open-Air Museum ©
The Hakone Open-Air Museum
Owaku-dani Valley ©
Owaku-dani Valley

1
night
Tokyo

Tokyo ©
On the 26th (Tue), take a stroll through Ginza, admire the striking features of Tokyo Tower, ponder the world of politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, make a trip to Shibuya Crossing, then make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Tokyo day trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Hakone-machi to Tokyo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Hakone-machi in February, you will find days in Tokyo are a bit warmer (12°C), and nights are about the same (2°C). On the 27th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Tokyo National Museum ©
Tokyo National Museum
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower

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