60 days in Japan Itinerary

60 days in Japan Itinerary

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60 days in Japan Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + Bus:  12 h
1
Onna-son
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Zamami-son
— 7 nights
Drive + Fly:  4 h
3
Ishigaki
— 8 nights
Fly:  2 h
4
Miyakojima
— 7 nights
+2
Fly + Subway + Train:  4 h 30 min
5
Hiroshima
— 7 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
6
Kyoto
— 7 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
7
Numazu
— 7 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
8
Tokyo
— 9 nights
Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: Mumbai

6
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.
Get in touch with nature at Scuba & Snorkeling and Nirai Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Okuma Beach and Anchihama. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Onna-son: GI Beach (in Ie-son), Shurijo Castle (in Naha) and Motobu-cho (Okichan Theater, Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium, & more). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Akabaka Beach, stroll through Kise Beach, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and explore the striking landscape at Cape Manzamo.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Onna-son trip simple and quick.

Mumbai, India to Onna-son is an approximately 12-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Mumbai to Onna-son. In August in Onna-son, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Zamami-son.

Things to do in Onna-son

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Motobu-cho, Kunigami-son, Nirai Beach, Kise Beach, Akabaka Beach
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 8:
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Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium ©
Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
Shurijo Castle ©
Shurijo Castle
Scuba & Snorkeling

7
nights
Zamami-son

Zamami-son ©
The village of Zamami-son in the western Kerama Islands spans four of the islands in the group, one of which remains uninhabited.
Get in touch with nature at Gahijima Sand Dune and Furuzamami Beach. Attractions like Aharen Beach and Nishibama Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Tokashiku Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Toma, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and stroll through Kushibaru Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Zamami-son online tour itinerary planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Onna-son to Zamami-son. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Ishigaki.

Things to do in Zamami-son

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Tokashiki-son
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Aharen Beach ©
Aharen Beach
Furuzamami Beach ©
Furuzamami Beach
Tokashiku Beach
Tokashiku Beach

8
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 shopping fun, head to Nei Museum of Art or Inafuku Shuhan Honten. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Yonehara Beach and Sukuji Bathing Beach. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Kondoi Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Kabira Bay, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and stroll through Maezato Beach.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Ishigaki trip itinerary website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Zamami-son to Ishigaki. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Miyakojima.

Things to do in Ishigaki

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Kondoi Beach
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Yonehara Beach ©
Yonehara Beach
Cape Hirakubozaki ©
Cape Hirakubozaki
Sukuji Beach ©
Sukuji Beach

7
nights
Miyakojima

Miyakojima ©
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Yonaha Maehama Beach and Sunayama Beach. Relax by the water at Aragusuku Beach and Hora Gyoko no Hama Beach. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Tomori Imugya Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Toguchi no Hama, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Miyakojima road trip website .

Fly from Ishigaki to Miyakojima in 2 hours. August in Miyakojima sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 31°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Miyakojima

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

7
nights
Hiroshima

Hiroshima ©
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park. You'll get in some beach time at Kashima Kaisuiyokujo and Mikasahama Beach. Explore Hiroshima's surroundings by going to Matsuyama Castle (in Matsuyama), Mochiishi Seacoast (in Masuda) and Hatsukaichi (Itsukushima Shrine Torii, Itsukushima Shrine, & more). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Atomic Bomb Dome, see the interesting displays at JMSDF Kure Museum, head outdoors with Tobishima Kaido, and take an in-depth tour of Hiroshima National Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims.

For maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Hiroshima trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Miyakojima to Hiroshima in 4.5 hours. Another option is to fly. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Kyoto.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Outdoors Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Hatsukaichi, Matsuyama, JMSDF Kure Museum, Tobishima Kaido, Mochiishi Seacoast
Find places to stay Aug 30 — Sep 6:
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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum ©
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
Itsukushima Shrine ©
Itsukushima Shrine
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima ©
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima

7
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.
Head to Dotonbori and Nishiki Marketfor plenty of shopping. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Nara Park and Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kyoto: Todai-ji Temple (in Nara) and Osaka Castle (in Osaka). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, wander the streets of Gion, get engrossed in the history at Kyoto Museum of Traditional Crafts Fureaikan, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sanjusangendo Temple.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Kyoto online journey builder .

You can take a train from Hiroshima to Kyoto in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Kyoto sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Numazu.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours

Side Trips

Osaka, Nara
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 13:
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Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple

7
nights
Numazu

Numazu ©
Numazu tourism focuses primarily on what lies just outside of the town, with the urban area providing a base for wider regional, natural explorations.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The Hakone Open-Air Museum and Narukawa Art Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Mount Fuji and Gempeigawa River. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Numazu: Izu (Wasabi Fields of Ikadaba, Nishiizu Skyline, & more), Nishiizu-cho (Otago Beach & Tagosehama Beach) and Matsuzaki-cho (Iwachi Beach & Kumi Beach). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Ita Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kochoji Temple, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mihamasaki Cape, and take in the dramatic scenery at Goryuno Falls.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Numazu vacation maker tool .

You can take a train from Kyoto to Numazu in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. When traveling from Kyoto in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Numazu, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Tokyo.

Things to do in Numazu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Izu, Hakone-machi, Nishiizu-cho, Matsuzaki-cho, Gempeigawa River
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 20:
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Mount Fuji ©
Mount Fuji
The Hakone Open-Air Museum ©
The Hakone Open-Air Museum
Narukawa Art Museum ©
Narukawa Art Museum

9
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.
Odaiba and Edo-Tokyo Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get outdoors at Moroiso Shores and Ueno Zoo. Explore Tokyo's surroundings by going to Ghibli Museum Mitaka (in Mitaka), Sankeien Gardens (in Naka) and Tokyo DisneySea (in Maihama). Have a day of magic on the 23rd (Mon) at Tokyo Disneyland. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sensō-ji, make a trip to Takeshita Street, shop like a local with Ginza, and take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Tokyo trip planner .

Drive from Numazu to Tokyo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Urayasu, Sankeien Gardens, Ghibli Museum Mitaka, Moroiso Shores
Find places to stay Sep 20 — 29:
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Odaiba ©
Odaiba
Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Tokyo National Museum ©
Tokyo National Museum

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