19 days in Japan Itinerary

19 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tokyo
— 4 nights
2
Kanazawa
— 4 nights
3
Uji
— 1 day
4
Koya-cho
— 2 nights
5
Tanabe
— 2 nights
6
Nachikatsura-cho
— 4 nights

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.
You've added Mt. Takao, Harajuku Station, Shibuya Center-gai, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Senso-ji Temple.

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Paris, France to Tokyo is an approximately 16-hour flight. Traveling from Paris to Tokyo, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Paris in October, expect Tokyo to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Kanazawa.

Things to do in Tokyo

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Mt. Takao
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Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Nezu Shrine ©
Nezu Shrine
Nezu Museum ©
Nezu Museum

4
nights
Kanazawa

Kanazawa ©
An old castle town largely unspoiled during World War II, Kanazawa features well-preserved architecture spread across a range of districts.
You've added Daihonzan Eihei-ji Temple, Teramachi District, Nagamachi Neighborhood, and other attractions to your itinerary. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Oyama Shrine and Kanazawa Castle Ishikawa Gate. Nomura Family Samurai House and Kanazawa Castle Hashizume Gate Tsuzukiyagura will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: examine the collection at D. T. Suzuki Museum, don't miss a visit to Seisonkaku Villa, step into the grandiose world of Kanazawa Castle, and walk around Kenrokuen Garden.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Kanazawa journey maker website.

Take a train from Tokyo to Kanazawa in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. October in Kanazawa sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Uji.

Things to do in Kanazawa

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Shirakawago, Ainokura Gassho Community, Daihonzan Eihei-ji Temple
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Daihonzan Eihei-ji Temple ©
Daihonzan Eihei-ji Temple
Ainokura Gassho Community ©
Ainokura Gassho Community
Oyama Shrine ©
Oyama Shrine

1
day
Uji

Uji ©
Lying between Kyoto and Nara, the small city of Uji stands as a place of culture and history.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Byodoin. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Byodoin Omote-sando, steep yourself in history at Byodoin, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jodo-in, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kōshō-ji, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Ujigami Shrine, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Sawarabi Street.

Before you visit Uji, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Kanazawa to Uji takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daytime highs in Uji are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Koya-cho.

Things to do in Uji

Historic Sites
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Byodoin ©
Byodoin
Byodoin Omote-sando ©
Byodoin Omote-sando
Ujigami Shrine ©
Ujigami Shrine

2
nights
Koya-cho

Koya-cho ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Nyonindo as well as Koyasan Reihokan Museum. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Koyasan Daimon, steep yourself in history at Koyasan Danjo Garan, contemplate the long history of Rokkaku Kyozo, admire the striking features of Koyasan Kondomae, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Jokiin, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kongobu-ji Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Ryusen-in Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kodai-in Temple, thensee the interesting displays at Koyasan Reihokan Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Nyonindo.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Koya-cho trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Uji to Koya-cho takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. In October, daytime highs in Koya-cho are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Tanabe.

Things to do in Koya-cho

Historic Sites Museums
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Koyasan Danjo Garan ©
Koyasan Danjo Garan
Kongobu-ji Temple ©
Kongobu-ji Temple
Koyasan Reihokan Museum ©
Koyasan Reihokan Museum

2
nights
Tanabe

Tanabe ©
Considered a holy space where the gods once lived, the city of Tanabe teems with spiritual, cultural, and natural beauty.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tsugizakura-oji, Takahara Kumano Shrine and Ruins of Takijiri-oji.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Tanabe trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Koya-cho to Tanabe takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Tanabe can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Nachikatsura-cho.

Things to do in Tanabe

Historic Sites
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Chikatsuyu-oji Ruin ©
Chikatsuyu-oji Ruin
Ruins of Takijiri-oji ©
Ruins of Takijiri-oji
Tsugizakura-oji ©
Tsugizakura-oji

4
nights
Nachikatsura-cho

Nachikatsura-cho ©
The town of Nachikatsuura-cho wows visitors with its superlative landscape and impressive cultural attractions.
You've added Kamikura Shrine, Kumano Hongu Taisha Shrine, Oyunohara - Original Kumano Hongu Taisha Site, and other attractions to your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Seigantoji Temple and Kumano Nachi Taisha. Take a break from Nachikatsura-cho with a short trip to Kumano Hayatama Taisha in Shingu, about 42 minutes away.

Plan my day in Nachikatsura-cho using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Tanabe to Nachikatsura-cho in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. You'll set off for home on the 1st (Sun).

Things to do in Nachikatsura-cho

Historic Sites Spas Nature

Side Trips

Tanabe, Shingu
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Kamikura Shrine ©
Kamikura Shrine
Kumano Hongu Taisha Shrine ©
Kumano Hongu Taisha Shrine
Kumano Nachi Taisha ©
Kumano Nachi Taisha

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