9 days in Japan Itinerary

9 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hatsukaichi
— 1 day
2
Kyoto
— 2 nights
3
Amagasaki
— 2 nights
4
Yamanouchi-machi
— 1 day
5
Tokyo
— 2 nights

1
day
Hatsukaichi

Hatsukaichi
The city of Hatsukaichi developed from a small market town, frequented by passing samurais during the Edo period.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): make a trip to Miyajima and then take an in-depth tour of Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Hatsukaichi day trip planning app.

New Delhi, India to Hatsukaichi is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 3.5 hours. When traveling from New Delhi in November, plan for cooler days in Hatsukaichi, with highs around 20°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Kyoto.

Things to do in Hatsukaichi

Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kinkaku-ji, then take a stroll through Gion, and then steep yourself in history at Kiyomizu-dera Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Nijo Castle, then admire the natural beauty at Shosei-en Garden, then steep yourself in history at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, and finally contemplate the long history of Sanjusangendo Temple.

Plan trip to Kyoto with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by train from Hatsukaichi to Kyoto takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in November, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Amagasaki.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Kinkaku-ji ©
Kinkaku-ji
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine

2
nights
Amagasaki

Amagasaki ©
Amagasaki is an industrial city located in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): examine the collection at Osaka Shiritsu Toyo Toji Museum and then get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Japan. Keep things going the next day: explore the historical opulence of Osaka Castle, shop like a local with Dotombori District, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Amagasaki tour itinerary maker website.

Getting from Kyoto to Amagasaki by car takes about 1.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Amagasaki can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Yamanouchi-machi.

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 Castle ©
Osaka Castle
Dotombori District ©
Dotombori District

1
day
Yamanouchi-machi

Yamanouchi-machi ©
The resort town of Yamanouchi-machi has plenty of contrasting, but complementary things going for it.
On the 8th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park.

To find maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Yamanouchi-machi holiday maker website.

You can drive from Amagasaki to Yamanouchi-machi in 7 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Amagasaki in November, expect Yamanouchi-machi to be slightly colder, temps between 14°C and 6°C. On the 8th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Tokyo.

Things to do in Yamanouchi-machi

Parks · Wildlife
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Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park ©
Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Edo-Tokyo Museum, then explore the world behind art at Tokyo National Museum, then get a sense of history and politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, and finally admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: make an unforgettable trip to Tokyo Disneyland.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Tokyo route builder.

Drive from Yamanouchi-machi to Tokyo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Yamanouchi-machi in November, expect Tokyo to be somewhat warmer, temps between 19°C and 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Theme Parks · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Tokyo Disneyland
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Tokyo Disneyland ©
Tokyo Disneyland
Tokyo National Museum ©
Tokyo National Museum
Edo-Tokyo Museum ©
Edo-Tokyo Museum

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