25 days in Japan Itinerary

25 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tokyo
— 7 nights
2
Kanazawa
— 1 day
3
Kyoto
— 4 nights
4
Osaka
— 5 nights
5
Yokohama
— 1 night
6
Ishigaki
— 2 nights
7
Onna-son
— 3 nights

7
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Imperial Palace, Mt. Fuji 5th Station, Chureito Pagoda, and other attractions. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Akihabara.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Tokyo tour itinerary planner.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Tokyo is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 3.5 hours traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Tokyo due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in September, with highs in Tokyo at °C and lows at °C. You'll set off for Kanazawa on the 12th (Sat).

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Nikko, Hakone-machi, Mt. Fuji 5th Station, Chureito Pagoda
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Odaiba District ©
Odaiba District
Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Nikko Tosho-gu ©
Nikko Tosho-gu

1
day
Kanazawa

Kanazawa ©
An old castle town largely unspoiled during World War II, Kanazawa features well-preserved architecture spread across a range of districts.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Oyama Shrine, Nagamachi Neighborhood, Kenrokuen Garden, and other attractions you added. On the 12th (Sat), take a stroll through Higashichaya Old Town, explore the historical opulence of Kanazawa Castle, take in nature's colorful creations at Kenrokuen Garden, thensteep yourself in history at Nagamachi Neighborhood, and finally contemplate the long history of Oyama Shrine.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kanazawa travel site.

You can take a train from Tokyo to Kanazawa in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kyoto.

Things to do in Kanazawa

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Kanazawa Castle ©
Kanazawa Castle
Higashichaya Old Town ©
Higashichaya Old Town
Oyama Shrine ©
Oyama Shrine

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Eikando Zenrinji Temple, Heian Shrine, Shoren-in Temple (Shoren-in Monzeki), and other attractions you added. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Kiyomizu-dera Temple and Gion. There's more to do: step into the grandiose world of Nijo Castle.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Kyoto trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Kanazawa to Kyoto by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Kyoto can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Osaka.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 16:
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

5
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Tempozan Ferris Wheel, Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan, Hōzen-ji Temple, and other attractions. The adventure continues: stop by Dotombori District.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Osaka day trip website.

Traveling by train from Kyoto to Osaka takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Osaka can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You will leave for Yokohama on the 21st (Mon).

Things to do in Osaka

Theme Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Sep 16 — 21:
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Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
Osaka Castle ©
Osaka Castle
Dotombori District ©
Dotombori District

1
night
Yokohama

Yokohama ©
Once a small fishing town, Yokohama was one of the first ports to welcome foreign trade in the 19th century, after which it grew into Japan's second largest city and a bustling metropolis.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Yokohama Landmark Tower, Fujiko F Fujio Museum, Yokohama Chinatown, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): examine the collection at Fujiko F Fujio Museum, wander the streets of Yokohama Chinatown, thensee the interesting displays at Cup Noodles Museum Yokohama, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Yokohama Landmark Tower.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Yokohama online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of train and subway from Osaka to Yokohama takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Yokohama are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll travel to Ishigaki.

Things to do in Yokohama

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Fujiko F Fujio Museum
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 22:
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Cup Noodles Museum Yokohama ©
Cup Noodles Museum Yokohama
Yokohama Chinatown ©
Yokohama Chinatown
Fujiko F Fujio Museum ©
Fujiko F Fujio Museum

2
nights
Ishigaki

Ishigaki ©
Ishigaki, the most populous island in the chain, features the country's southernmost city and acts as a transport hub for exploring the landmasses that surround.
For more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Ishigaki online itinerary maker.

Fly from Yokohama to Ishigaki in 6 hours. Traveling from Yokohama in September, expect Ishigaki to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Onna-son.

Things to do in Ishigaki

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
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Yonehara Beach ©
Yonehara Beach
Kabira Bay ©
Kabira Bay
Cape Hirakubozaki ©
Cape Hirakubozaki

3
nights
Onna-son

Onna-son ©
Located on the coast in the middle of the island, Onna-son has become known for its beaches and seaside economy.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Moon Beach as well as Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium. Step out of the city life by going to Cape Manzamo and Diamond Beach. Take a break from Onna-son with a short trip to Kouri Ohashi in Nakijin-son, about 54 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Onna Station Nakayukui Market.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Onna-son trip planner.

Getting from Ishigaki to Onna-son by flight takes about 5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Onna-son can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 27th (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Onna-son

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Beaches

Side Trips

Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium, Kouri Ohashi
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Cape Manzamo ©
Cape Manzamo
Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium ©
Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
Kouri Ohashi ©
Kouri Ohashi

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