10 days in Japan Itinerary

10 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Inagi
— 1 night
2
Tokyo
— 2 nights
3
Kyoto
— 2 nights
4
Osaka
— 1 night
5
Tokyo
— 2 nights

1
night
Inagi

Inagi ©
On the 29th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Jindai-ji Temple.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Inagi trip itinerary builder website.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Inagi is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Jakarta to Inagi due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Jakarta in November, with highs in Inagi at 19°C and lows at 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Tokyo.

Things to do in Inagi

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Jindai-ji Temple
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Jindai-ji Temple ©
Jindai-ji Temple

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.
Do your shopping at Asakusa and Takeshita Street. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Senso-ji Temple and Imperial Palace. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Meiji Jingu Shrine, take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, get a sense of history and politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, and explore the world behind art at Tokyo National Museum.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Tokyo day trip website.

Drive from Inagi to Tokyo in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in November, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Historic Sites
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Ginza ©
Ginza
Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Imperial Palace ©
Imperial Palace

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at 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 4th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sanjusangendo Temple, browse the different shops at Kyoto Station Building, then don't miss a visit to Nijo Castle, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kinkaku-ji.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Kyoto trip builder website.

Take a train from Tokyo to Kyoto in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. December in Kyoto sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Osaka.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Shopping
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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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night
Osaka

Osaka ©
Proud of their hometown's distinct culture and dialect, many natives of Osaka describe their city as "Japan's anti-capital." An antidote to Tokyo's hectic energy, Osaka marches to the beat of its own drum, serving as the country's longtime commercial and industrial hub.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): stop by Minami (Namba), then visit Dotombori District, and then take in panoramic vistas at Kuchu Teien Observatory.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Osaka attractions planner.

You can take a train from Kyoto to Osaka in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Osaka are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Osaka

Neighborhoods · Shopping
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Minami (Namba) ©
Minami (Namba)
Dotombori District ©
Dotombori District
Kuchu Teien Observatory ©
Kuchu Teien Observatory

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nights
Tokyo

Tokyo ©
On the 6th (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Sumida River, then take an in-depth tour of Edo-Tokyo Museum, then admire the landmark architecture of Tokyo Tower, and finally take a stroll through Yokohama Minato Mirai 21. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Fri): wander the streets of Odaiba District and then steep yourself in history at Tokyo Central Railway Station.

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You can take a train from Osaka to Tokyo in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Yokohama Minato Mirai 21
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Yokohama Minato Mirai 21 ©
Yokohama Minato Mirai 21
Odaiba District ©
Odaiba District
Edo-Tokyo Museum ©
Edo-Tokyo Museum

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