48 days in Japan Itinerary

48 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Yamanakako-mura
— 5 nights
2
Hakone-machi
— 4 nights
3
Tokyo
— 18 nights
4
Chiba
— 2 nights
5
Yokohama
— 13 nights
6
Fujisawa
— 3 nights

5
nights
Yamanakako-mura

Yamanakako-mura ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Fujisan World Heritage Center(Mt.Fuji World Heritage Center) as well as Lake Yamanaka. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Yamanakako-mura: Mt. Fuji 5th Station (in Narusawa-mura) and Fujikawaguchiko-machi (Yamanashi Gem Museum, Kawaguchiko Music Forest Museum, &more).

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Yamanakako-mura is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Jeddah to Yamanakako-mura due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Jeddah in November, expect Yamanakako-mura to be colder, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Hakone-machi.

Things to do in Yamanakako-mura

Museums Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Fujiyoshida, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Oshino Hakkai, Mt. Fuji 5th Station
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Kawaguchiko Music Forest Museum ©
Kawaguchiko Music Forest Museum
Lake Kawaguchi ©
Lake Kawaguchi
Lake Yamanaka ©
Lake Yamanaka

4
nights
Hakone-machi

Hakone-machi ©
Sitting at the foot of Mount Fuji, Hakone-machi has become a popular retreat from Tokyo for locals and tourists alike.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Odawara Castle, Okada Museum of Art, Hakone Venetian Glass Museum, and other attractions you added. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at The Hakone Open-Air Museum, explore the activities along Lake Ashi (Ashinoko), get great views at Hakone Ropeway, and don't miss a visit to Owaku-dani Valley.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Hakone-machi trip planner.

Drive from Yamanakako-mura to Hakone-machi in 1.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Hakone-machi

Museums Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Odawara Castle
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 29:
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The Hakone Open-Air Museum ©
The Hakone Open-Air Museum
Lake Ashi (Ashinoko) ©
Lake Ashi (Ashinoko)
Hakone Ropeway ©
Hakone Ropeway

18
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 day-by-day itinerary now includes Tokyo Cruise (Sumida River), National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation Miraikan, Odaiba Kaihin Koen (Odaiba Seaside Park), and other attractions you added.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Tokyo vacation planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and train from Hakone-machi to Tokyo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Hakone-machi in November, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Tokyo: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Chiba.

Things to do in Tokyo

Shopping Parks Neighborhoods
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Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden ©
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden
Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple

2
nights
Chiba

Chiba ©
Developing quickly with new homes and shopping malls cropping up each year, the city of Chiba no doubt benefits from its proximity to the capital--many even consider it a Tokyo suburb.
Meisho Niemonjima has been added to your itinerary. Here are some ideas for day two: laugh and play at Kamogawa Sea World and then head off the coast to Meisho Niemonjima.

For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Chiba trip planner.

You can drive from Tokyo to Chiba in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Tokyo in December, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °C in Chiba. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Yokohama.

Things to do in Chiba

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Kamogawa
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Kamogawa Sea World ©
Kamogawa Sea World

13
nights
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.
You've added Mt. Takao, Yakushiike Park, Machida Tenmangu Shrine, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Sankeien Gardens, get in on the family fun at Yokohama Cosmo World, take in the waterfront at Yokohama Intl Passenger Terminal, and appreciate the history behind Yokohama Port Opening Hall.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Yokohama trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Chiba to Yokohama takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Chiba in December, Yokohama is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. On the 1st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Fujisawa.

Things to do in Yokohama

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Machida, Mt. Takao
Find places to stay Dec 19 — Jan 1:
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Sankeien Gardens ©
Sankeien Gardens
Mt. Takao ©
Mt. Takao
Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse ©
Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse

3
nights
Fujisawa

Fujisawa ©
Situated on Kanagawa's Sagami Bay, the city of Fujisawa serves as the gateway to beaches on the small island of Enoshima, as well as the sandy coast and temples of nearby Kamakura.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Enoshima Aquarium, Enoshima Iwaya Caves and Enoshima Benten Bridge. It doesn't end there: enjoy breathtaking views from Enoshima Sea Candle.

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You can drive from Yokohama to Fujisawa in an hour. Another option is to take a train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Yokohama in January: highs in Fujisawa hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fujisawa

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Enoshima Aquarium ©
Enoshima Aquarium
Enoshima Sea Candle ©
Enoshima Sea Candle
Enoshima Iwaya Caves ©
Enoshima Iwaya Caves

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