6 days in Japan Itinerary

6 days in Japan Itinerary

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Miyakojima
— 1 night
2
Kyoto
— 1 day
3
Tokyo
— 2 nights

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Miyakojima

Miyakojima ©
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Sunayama Beach, take in the views from Irabu Ohashi, and then get outside with Yonaha Maehama Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Tomori Imugya Beach, kick back and relax at Hora Gyoko no Hama Beach, and then head outdoors with Aragusuku Beach.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Miyakojima trip planner.

Gaya, India to Miyakojima is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Japan Standard Time, which is usually a 3.5 hour difference. While traveling from Gaya, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Miyakojima, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Miyakojima

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Yonaha Maehama Beach ©
Yonaha Maehama Beach
Sunayama Beach ©
Sunayama Beach
Hora Gyoko no Hama Beach ©
Hora Gyoko no Hama Beach

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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 23rd (Tue): steep yourself in history at Heian Shrine, steep yourself in history at Kiyomizu-dera Temple, and then steep yourself in history at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Kyoto journey maker site.

Fly from Miyakojima to Kyoto in 5.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Miyakojima in October, with highs in Kyoto at 27°C and lows at 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Heian Shrine
Heian Shrine

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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 24th (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, get a sense of history and politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, then don't miss a visit to Tokyo Tower, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Tokyo sightseeing planner.

Take a train from Kyoto to Tokyo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 18°C. You will leave for home on the 25th (Thu).

Things to do in Tokyo

Parks · Fun & Games
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Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou ©
Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden ©
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden
Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings ©
Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings

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