7 days in Japan Itinerary

7 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hatsukaichi
— 1 day
2
Kyoto
— 2 nights
3
Tokyo
— 1 night
4
Miyakojima
— 1 night

1
day
Hatsukaichi

Hatsukaichi ©
The city of Hatsukaichi developed from a small market town, frequented by passing samurais during the Edo period.
On the 26th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and then head off the coast to Miyajima.

For ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Hatsukaichi online itinerary planner.

Bhopal, India to Hatsukaichi is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3.5 hours traveling from Bhopal to Hatsukaichi. Traveling from Bhopal in October, expect Hatsukaichi to be slightly colder, temps between 26°C and 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Kyoto.

Things to do in Hatsukaichi

Museums · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum ©
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
Miyajima
Miyajima

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): take a stroll through Gion, contemplate the long history of Kiyomizu-dera Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sanjusangendo Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kinkaku-ji, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ryoanji Temple, then make a trip to Nijo Castle, and finally contemplate the long history of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine.

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You can take a train from Hatsukaichi to Kyoto in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Kyoto can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

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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 29th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Edo-Tokyo Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Senso-ji Temple, then admire the masterpieces at Tokyo National Museum, then ponder the world of politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, and finally admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden.

For reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Tokyo trip planner.

Take a train from Kyoto to Tokyo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Miyakojima.

Things to do in Tokyo

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Tokyo National Museum ©
Tokyo National Museum
Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Edo-Tokyo Museum ©
Edo-Tokyo Museum

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night
Miyakojima

Miyakojima ©
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): get outside with Sunayama Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Aragusuku Beach, and then kick back and relax at Yonaha Maehama Beach.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Miyakojima trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Tokyo to Miyakojima takes 6 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Tokyo in October: high temperatures in Miyakojima hover around 33°C and lows are around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Miyakojima

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Yonaha Maehama Beach ©
Yonaha Maehama Beach
Sunayama Beach ©
Sunayama Beach
Aragusuku Beach ©
Aragusuku Beach

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