10 days in Osaka & Tokyo Itinerary

10 days in Osaka & Tokyo Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Osaka
— 5 nights
2
Tokyo
— 4 nights

5
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Gion, Pontocho District, Kyoto Railway Museum, and other attractions you added. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Toshodai-ji Temple and Osaka Castle. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Horyu-ji Temple and Cup Noodle Museum Osaka Ikeda. Venture out of the city with trips to Nara (Nara Park & Nigatsu-do Temple). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Dotombori District, get to know the fascinating history of Hozenji Yokocho, take in panoramic vistas at Harukas 300 Observation Deck, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Hōzen-ji Temple.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Osaka trip builder website.

Tokyo to Osaka is an approximately 3.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Osaka are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Osaka

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Kyoto, Nara, Cup Noodle Museum Osaka Ikeda, Horyu-ji Temple
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Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Horyu-ji Temple ©
Horyu-ji Temple
Toshodai-ji Temple ©
Toshodai-ji Temple

4
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Oishii Food Tours as well as Ghibli Museum Mitaka. Discover out-of-the-way places like Kanda Myojin and Hokokuji Temple (Takedera Temple). Get some historical perspective at Senso-ji Temple and Meigetsuin (Hydrangea Temple). Get out of town with these interesting Tokyo side-trips: Kamakura (Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine & Kencho-ji Temple). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Yanaka District, stroll around Kokyo Gaien National Garden, get impressive views of Mount Fuji, and shop like a local with Takeshita Street.

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

Things to do in Tokyo

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Kamakura, Ghibli Museum Mitaka, Mount Fuji
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Ghibli Museum Mitaka ©
Ghibli Museum Mitaka
Kencho-ji Temple
Kencho-ji Temple
Hokokuji Temple (Takedera Temple) ©
Hokokuji Temple (Takedera Temple)

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