14 days in Tokyo & Hiroshima Itinerary

14 days in Tokyo & Hiroshima Itinerary

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14 days in Tokyo & Hiroshima Itinerary

Start: Tokyo
1
Tokyo
— 10 nights
train:  4​h
2
Hiroshima
— 3 nights
train:  4​h
End: Tokyo

10
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Tokyo side-trips: Tokyo DisneySea (in Maihama), Hakone-machi (The Hakone Open-Air Museum & Lake Ashi (Ashinoko)) and Odawara Kokian (in Odawara). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Meiji Jingu Shrine, get a sense of history and politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, admire the striking features of Tokyo Tower, and browse the exhibits of Tokyo National Museum.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Tokyo day trip website .

If you are flying in from Ethiopia, the closest major airports are Tokyo Haneda International Airport, Narita International Airport and Hyakuri Airport. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in December, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Tokyo

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Kamakura, Hakone-machi, Urayasu, Yokohama, Odawara Kokian
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Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine

3
nights
Hiroshima

Hiroshima ©
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): contemplate the long history of Itsukushima Shrine, then stroll through Miyajima, and then explore the historical opulence of Hiroshima Castle. On the 1st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, then steep yourself in history at Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima, and then contemplate the long history of Atomic Bomb Dome.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Hiroshima trip itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Tokyo to Hiroshima by train takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In December, daytime highs in Hiroshima are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Hatsukaichi
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 2:
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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum ©
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
Itsukushima Shrine ©
Itsukushima Shrine
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima ©
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima

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