17 days in Japan Itinerary

17 days in Japan Itinerary

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Tokyo
— 6 nights
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Nagoya
— 3 nights
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Hiroshima
— 1 night
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Osaka
— 3 nights
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Shizuoka
— 1 night
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Tokyo
— 1 night

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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 day by day itinerary now includes Samurai Museum, Tokyo Tower, KidZania Tokyo, and other attractions you added. Step out of Tokyo with an excursion to Enoshima Aquarium in Fujisawa--about 58 minutes away.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Tokyo day trip planning site.

Perth, Australia to Tokyo is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Tokyo is 1 hour. While traveling from Perth, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Tokyo, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 24°C. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Nagoya.

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Disney Park / Activity
Tokyo Disneyland
4.3
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Disney Park / Activity
Tokyo DisneySea
4.3

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Nagoya

Nagoya ©
Known nationally as an industrial heartland, Nagoya boasts a far more cosmopolitan and cultural core than its reputation would lead you to believe.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Nagashima Spa Land as well as LEGOLAND Japan. Kids will enjoy Centrair Sky Deck and Aeon Mall Tokoname.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Nagoya trip maker.

Getting from Tokyo to Nagoya by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In October in Nagoya, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 19°C at night. On the 7th (Mon), you'll travel to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Nagoya

Theme Parks · Shopping

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Theme Park
Nagashima Spa Land
4.3
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Theme Park
LEGOLAND Japan
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Observation Deck
Centrair Sky Deck
4.1

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Hiroshima

Hiroshima

City of Peace

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 7th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mashikeitsukushima Shrine, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Itsukushima Shrine, then don't miss a visit to Miyajima, and finally kick back and relax at Mikasahama Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima, then contemplate the long history of Atomic Bomb Dome, and then step into the grandiose world of Hiroshima Castle.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Hiroshima trip itinerary builder website.

Take a train from Nagoya to Hiroshima in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Osaka.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Beaches

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Island
Miyajima
4.8
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World heritage site
Itsukushima Shrine
4.7
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World heritage site
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima
4.7

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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 KidZania Koshien as well as Universal Studios Japan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Wed): find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Japan.

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

Getting from Hiroshima to Osaka by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In October in Osaka, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Shizuoka.

Things to do in Osaka

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Shopping

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Entertainment Center
KidZania Koshien
4.3

1
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Shizuoka

Shizuoka
With its upmarket shopping districts and scenic coastal landscape, Shizuoka stands as the main urban area of a province often referred to as Japan's riviera.
To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Shizuoka day trip planner.

Traveling by train from Osaka to Shizuoka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October, daytime highs in Shizuoka are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Tokyo.

Things to do in Shizuoka

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature
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Tokyo

Tokyo
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You can take a train from Shizuoka to Tokyo in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. On the 13th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

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