23 days in Japan Itinerary

23 days in Japan Itinerary

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1
Tokyo
— 4 nights
2
Fuji
— 2 nights
3
Kyoto
— 4 nights
4
Kobe
— 1 night
5
Himeji
— 1 day
6
Hiroshima
— 2 nights
7
Kure
— 1 night
8
Matsuyama
— 3 nights
9
Osaka
— 3 nights
10
Tokyo
— 1 night

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.
For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Tokyo trip builder website.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Tokyo is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Amsterdam to Tokyo, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Amsterdam in July, things will get a bit warmer in Tokyo: highs are around 36°C and lows about 27°C. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll travel to Fuji.

Things to do in Tokyo

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 23:

2
nights
Fuji

Fuji
Fuji is a city in eastern Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Fuji online itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Tokyo to Fuji takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. When traveling from Tokyo in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Fuji: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 27°C at night. You will leave for Kyoto on the 25th (Sun).

Things to do in Fuji

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 25:

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 see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kyoto online trip itinerary maker.

You can take a train from Fuji to Kyoto in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. While traveling from Fuji, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Kyoto, ranging from highs of 37°C to lows of 28°C. On the 29th (Thu), you'll travel to Kobe.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 29:

1
night
Kobe

Kobe
Walkable, small, and aesthetically charming, Kobe has served as Japan's first and premier international trading outpost since opening to trade with China in the mid-19th century.
To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Kobe trip planner.

Traveling by train from Kyoto to Kobe takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Kyoto, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Kobe, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 29°C. You'll set off for Himeji on the 30th (Fri).

Things to do in Kobe

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 29 — 30:

1
day
Himeji

Himeji
The castle around which the city of Himeji has developed represents one of the best preserved in the country, and has been designated as a national treasure and a World Heritage Site.
To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Himeji trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kobe to Himeji takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daytime highs in Himeji are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. On the 30th (Fri), you're off to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Himeji

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 30 — 31:

2
nights
Hiroshima

Hiroshima
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Hiroshima trip planner.

Traveling by train from Himeji to Hiroshima takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Hiroshima are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. On the 1st (Sun), you're off to Kure.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 1:

1
night
Kure

Kure
The port city of Kure possesses a rich history of shipbuilding, and has served as a major naval base since the 19th century.
To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Kure attractions app.

You can drive from Hiroshima to Kure in an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Kure can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. You'll set off for Matsuyama on the 2nd (Mon).

Things to do in Kure

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 2:

3
nights
Matsuyama

Matsuyama
Matsuyama features a number of historical sites and acts as a gateway for exploring the rest of Shikoku.
To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Matsuyama online trip maker.

Traveling by ferry from Kure to Matsuyama takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. August in Matsuyama sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 29°C at night. On the 5th (Thu), you'll travel to Osaka.

Things to do in Matsuyama

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 5:

3
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 photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Osaka travel planner.

Getting from Matsuyama to Osaka by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. When traveling from Matsuyama in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Osaka, with highs around 39°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 29°C. You will leave for Tokyo on the 8th (Sun).

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 5 — 8:

1
night
Tokyo

Tokyo
To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Tokyo trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by train from Osaka to Tokyo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. You'll set off for home on the 9th (Mon).

Things to do in Tokyo

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 9:

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