7 days in Japan & Hong Kong Itinerary

7 days in Japan & Hong Kong Itinerary

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7 days in Japan & Hong Kong Itinerary

Start: Singapore, Singapore
Fly:  10​h 30​min
1
Kumamoto, Japan
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Karatsu, Japan
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Fukuoka, Japan
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
4
Hong Kong, China
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Singapore, Singapore

1
night
Kumamoto, Japan

Kumamoto ©
Centered around its castle, Kumamoto stands as a historic city with plenty of modern-day appeal to add to the mix.
On the 30th (Thu), step into the grandiose world of Kumamoto Castle, admire the masterpieces at Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto, admire the natural beauty at Suizenji Jojuen Garden, then take an in-depth tour of Newspaper Museum, then stop by KUMAMON products Nagataniya, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mt.Kinpozan Ichinotake.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Kumamoto trip itinerary builder website .

Singapore, Singapore to Kumamoto is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Kumamoto due to the time zone difference. In January, Kumamoto is cooler than Singapore - with highs of 10°C and lows of 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can go by car to Karatsu.

Things to do in Kumamoto

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mt.Kinpozan Ichinotake
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Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto ©
Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto
Kumamoto Castle ©
Kumamoto Castle
Suizenji Jojuen Garden ©
Suizenji Jojuen Garden

1
night
Karatsu, Japan

Karatsu ©
The coastal city of Karatsu has long held importance for trade with China and the Korean Peninsula.
On the 31st (Fri), contemplate the long history of Former Takatori House, take in panoramic vistas at Kagamiyama Observatory, then admire the natural beauty at Cherry Trees in Kagamiyama, then contemplate the waterfront views at Nanatsugama Caves, and finally wander the wide-open spaces of Suginohara Hobokujo.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Karatsu driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Kumamoto to Karatsu in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a train. Traveling from Kumamoto in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Karatsu, with lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Fukuoka.

Things to do in Karatsu

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Former Takatori House ©
Former Takatori House
Mt. Kagamiyama West Observation Deck ©

1
night
Fukuoka, Japan

Fukuoka ©
The largest city on the island, Fukuoka formed through the merger of two former cities that had grown up either side of the Naka River.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): let little ones run wild at Ohori Park, get engrossed in the history at Fukuoka City Archaeology Center, then admire the landmark architecture of Hakata Station, and finally admire the masterpieces at Fukuoka Asian Art Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Fukuoka vacation builder site .

You can drive from Karatsu to Fukuoka in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Karatsu in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Fukuoka, with lows of 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Fukuoka

Museums Wildlife Fun & Games
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Fukuoka Asian Art Museum ©
Fukuoka Asian Art Museum
Ohori Park ©
Ohori Park
Hakata Station ©
Hakata Station

3
nights
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Hong Kong is known for shopping, parks, historic sites, nightlife, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get in on the family fun at Hong Kong Disneyland, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ocean Park, head off the coast to Lantau island, and make a trip to Hong Kong Skyline.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Hong Kong travel route tool .

Getting from Fukuoka to Hong Kong by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of ferry, car, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Fukuoka to Hong Kong. Traveling from Fukuoka in February, expect nights in Hong Kong to be much hotter, around 17°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Parks Theme Parks Nature
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Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)
Ocean Park ©
Ocean Park

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