5 days in Japan Itinerary

5 days in Japan Itinerary

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Tokyo
— Few hours
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Kyoto
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): get a sense of history and politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, stop by Ginza, and then admire the masterpieces at Tokyo National Museum.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Tokyo vacation planner.

Thessaloniki, Greece to Tokyo is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Thessaloniki to Tokyo. In November in Tokyo, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Kyoto.

Things to do in Tokyo

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
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Tokyo National Museum ©
Tokyo National Museum
Ginza ©
Ginza
Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings ©
Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kinkaku-ji, take a stroll through Gion, and then steep yourself in history at Kiyomizu-dera Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Nijo Castle, steep yourself in history at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sanjusangendo Temple.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Kyoto holiday maker.

Traveling by train from Tokyo to Kyoto takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Kinkaku-ji ©
Kinkaku-ji
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine

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