8 days in Japan Itinerary

8 days in Japan Itinerary

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Tokyo
— 1 night
2
Amagasaki
— 2 nights
3
Kyoto
— 2 nights
4
Hiroshima
— 1 night

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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 10th (Sun): make an unforgettable trip to Tokyo DisneySea, then take an in-depth tour of Edo-Tokyo Museum, and then admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden. On your second day here, get your game on at Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou, then admire the landmark architecture of Tokyo Tower, then don't miss a visit to Meiji Jingu Shrine, and finally ponder the world of politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Tokyo trip maker app.

Bangkok, Thailand to Tokyo is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Bangkok to Tokyo is 2 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Bangkok in March; daily highs in Tokyo reach 17°C and lows reach 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Amagasaki.

Things to do in Tokyo

Theme Parks · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Tokyo DisneySea
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Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou ©
Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou
Tokyo DisneySea ©
Tokyo DisneySea
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden ©
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden

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Amagasaki

Amagasaki ©
Amagasaki is an industrial city located in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. On the 12th (Tue), enjoy breathtaking views from Kuchu Teien Observatory and then get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Japan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Osaka Castle, then wander the streets of Dotombori District, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Amagasaki trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Tokyo to Amagasaki. In March, daily temperatures in Amagasaki can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kyoto.

Things to do in Amagasaki

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Osaka
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Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan ©
Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan
Osaka Castle ©
Osaka Castle

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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.
On the 14th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Heian Shrine, then don't miss a visit to Kiyomizu-dera Temple, and then contemplate the long history of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kinkaku-ji, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ryoanji Temple, then explore the historical opulence of Nijo Castle, and finally steep yourself in history at Sanjusangendo Temple.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kyoto trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Amagasaki to Kyoto in 1.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Kyoto can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Hiroshima.

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
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

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Hiroshima

Hiroshima ©
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): make a trip to Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima and then see the interesting displays at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Hiroshima sightseeing planner.

You can take a train from Kyoto to Hiroshima in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in March, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Museums · Historic Sites
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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum ©
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima ©
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima

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