43 days in Kyoto Prefecture Itinerary

43 days in Kyoto Prefecture Itinerary

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43 days in Kyoto Prefecture Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly + Drive:  19​h 30​min
1
Fukuchiyama
— 9 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Ine-cho
— 9 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Maizuru
— 10 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Kyoto
— 13 nights
train + Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Toronto

9
nights
Fukuchiyama

Fukuchiyama ©
Fukuchiyama is a city in northern Kyoto Prefecture, Japan, on the Yura River. Explore hidden gems such as Choanji Temple and Amanoiwato Shrine. Do some cultural sightseeing at Moto Isenaigu Kotai Shrine and Yakuno Highland. There's more to do: stroll through Oeyama Onigawara Park and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Onitakeinari Shrine.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Fukuchiyama day trip app .

Toronto, Canada to Fukuchiyama is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 14 hours traveling from Toronto to Fukuchiyama. Traveling from Toronto in September, Fukuchiyama is a bit warmer at night with lows of 22°C. On the 15th (Sat), you're off toIne-cho.

Things to do in Fukuchiyama

Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 15:
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Choanji Temple ©
Choanji Temple
Amanoiwato Shrine ©
Amanoiwato Shrine
Sandanike Park ©
Sandanike Park

9
nights
Ine-cho

Ine-cho ©
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Hamazume Beach and Takashima Autocamp Ground. Take a break from the city and head to Hei Swimming Beach and Hacchohama Kobama Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ine-cho: Kyotango (Sodeshi Terraces, Ms. Hosokawa Garasha Retreat Monument, & more).

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Ine-cho online driving holiday planner .

Drive from Fukuchiyama to Ine-cho in 2 hours. In September, daytime highs in Ine-cho are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Maizuru.

Things to do in Ine-cho

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Kyotango
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 24:
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Ine no Funaya ©
Ine no Funaya
Kyogamisaki (Kyogamisaki Lighthouse) ©
Shizuka Shrine ©
Shizuka Shrine

10
nights
Maizuru

Maizuru ©
Maizuru is a city in Kyoto Prefecture, Japan, on an inlet of the Sea of Japan. Explore hidden gems such as Amanohashidate and Kasamatsu Park. Get outdoors at Kanabiki Waterfall and Amano Hashidate Beach. Explore Maizuru's surroundings by going to Miyazu (Tango Eco-Future Park, Manai Shrine, & more) and Yosano-cho (Bito Old House & Furukawa Farm). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Taneji Temple, admire all the interesting features of Japan Maritime Self-Defence Force Helicopter Squadron 23rd, admire the natural beauty at Maizuru Natural Cultural Park, and stroll through Hikiage Memorial Park.

Plan my day in Maizuru using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Ine-cho to Maizuru in 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Maizuru are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. On the 4th (Thu), you'll travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Maizuru

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trips

Miyazu, Yosano-cho
Find places to stay Sep 24 — Oct 4:
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Amanohashidate ©
Amanohashidate
Motoise Konojinja Shrine ©
Motoise Konojinja Shrine
Chion-ji Temple ©
Chion-ji Temple

13
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Mt. Kurama and Kamogawa River. Popular historic sites such as Nijo-jo Castle and Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: get great views at Kiyomizu-dera Temple, contemplate the long history of Sanjusangendo Temple, take a stroll through Pontocho, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Ryoanji Temple.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Kyoto itinerary builder tool .

Drive from Maizuru to Kyoto in 2 hours. Traveling from Maizuru in October, you will find days in Kyoto are a bit warmer (27°C), and nights are about the same (18°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 17:
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Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Eikando Zenrinji Temple ©
Eikando Zenrinji Temple

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