7 days in Japan Itinerary

7 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Hakone-machi
— 1 night
2
Tokyo
— 3 nights
3
Kyoto
— 1 night

1
night
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.
You've added Lake Ashi (Ashinoko), Gotemba Premium Outlets, Little Prince Museum, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Ashi (Ashinoko), get great views at Hakone Ropeway, then admire the natural beauty at Little Prince Museum, then admire the masterpieces at The Hakone Open-Air Museum, and finally revel in the low prices at Gotemba Premium Outlets.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Hakone-machi travel route app.

Melbourne, Australia to Hakone-machi is an approximately 16-hour flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Melbourne to Hakone-machi due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Melbourne in April, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Hakone-machi: temperatures range from 15°C by day to 13°C at night. You'll set off for Tokyo on the 5th (Fri).

Things to do in Hakone-machi

Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Gotemba Premium Outlets
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Little Prince Museum ©
Little Prince Museum
Lake Ashi (Ashinoko) ©
Lake Ashi (Ashinoko)
The Hakone Open-Air Museum ©
The Hakone Open-Air Museum

3
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.
Kids will enjoy Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden and Tokyo Disneyland. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Kamogawa Sea World and Samurai Museum. Change things up with a short trip to Tokyo DisneySea in Maihama (about 40 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine and admire the striking features of Tokyo Tower.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Tokyo trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hakone-machi to Tokyo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. When traveling from Hakone-machi in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Tokyo, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Tokyo

Theme Parks · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Urayasu, Kamogawa Sea World
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Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden ©
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden
Kamogawa Sea World ©
Kamogawa Sea World
Tokyo Disneyland ©
Tokyo Disneyland

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): observe the fascinating underwater world at Kyoto Aquarium and then explore the activities along Kamogawa River.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kyoto trip itinerary maker site.

You can take a train from Tokyo to Kyoto in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kyoto

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature
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Kamogawa River ©
Kamogawa River
Kyoto Aquarium ©
Kyoto Aquarium

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