15 days in Tokyo, Kyoto & Osaka Itinerary

15 days in Tokyo, Kyoto & Osaka Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Japan holiday planner

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

15 days in Tokyo, Kyoto & Osaka Itinerary

Start: Tokyo
1
Tokyo
— 8 nights
Train:  7​h
2
Kyoto
— 4 nights
Train:  30​min
3
Osaka
— 2 nights
Train:  3​h 15​min
End: Tokyo

8
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.
To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Tokyo online trip itinerary builder .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Tokyo Haneda International Airport, Narita International Airport and Hyakuri Airport. May in Tokyo sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 61°F at night. On the 20th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Kyoto.

Things to do in Tokyo

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
Find places to stay May 12 — 20:

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.
To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kyoto road trip tool .

You can take a train from Tokyo to Kyoto in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In May in Kyoto, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 59°F at night. On the 24th (Sun), you're off toOsaka.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
Find places to stay May 20 — 24:

2
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.
To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Osaka trip planner .

Osaka is just a short distance from Kyoto. May in Osaka sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 60°F at night. You will leave for home on the 26th (Tue).

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
Find places to stay May 24 — 26:

Similar Plans

16 days in Tokyo & Osaka BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, kids, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in Tokyo BY A USER FROM KUWAIT January, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in Tokyo, Kyoto & Takayama BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Tokyo, Kyoto & Osaka BY TRAVEL - MOMENTS IN TIME May, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 16 days in Narita, Tokyo & Osaka BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Tokyo BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Tokyo BY A USER FROM CANADA April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Tokyo BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Tokyo BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Tokyo BY A USER FROM BELGIUM November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Tokyo BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, popular sights PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Tokyo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans