14 days in Japan Itinerary

14 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Miyakojima
— 3 nights
2
Onna-son
— 2 nights
3
Kyoto
— 4 nights
4
Tokyo
— 3 nights

3
nights
Miyakojima

Miyakojima
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
Get some historical perspective at Harimizu Utaki and Nakasone Toyumya Tomb. Get outdoors at Yabiji and Tomori Imugya Beach. There's lots more to do: get interesting insight from Tours, enjoy the sand and surf at Yonaha Maehama Beach, get outside with Nagamahama Beach Coast, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Miyako Shrine.

To find ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Miyakojima trip planning site.

Yogyakarta, Indonesia to Miyakojima is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Yogyakarta to Miyakojima due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yogyakarta in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Miyakojima. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Onna-son.

Things to do in Miyakojima

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Yabiji
Yabiji
Kayaking & Canoeing
Yonaha Maehama Beach ©
Yonaha Maehama Beach

2
nights
Onna-son

Located on the coast in the middle of the island, Onna-son has become known for its beaches and seaside economy.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): view the masterpieces at Gallery Kiya, view the masterpieces at Yomitanzanyaki Kitagama, thensee some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, thenget outside with Diamond Beach, and finally stroll through Cape Manzamo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Shirumichu, enjoy the sand and surf at Tiger Beach, and then Head underground at Blue Cave.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Onna-son road trip tool.

Getting from Miyakojima to Onna-son by flight takes about 5 hours. August in Onna-son sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Onna-son

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Yomitan-son, Shirumichu
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Shirumichu ©
Shirumichu
Cape Manzamo ©
Cape Manzamo

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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.
Get some cultural insight at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine and Tenryuji Temple. Your inner history buff will appreciate Kiyomizu-dera Temple and Hieizan Enryaku-ji Temple. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kyoto: Nara (Kofuku-ji Temple, Nara Park, &more). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kinkaku-ji, take a stroll through Gion, explore the historical opulence of Nijo Castle, and don't miss a visit to Eikando Zenrinji Temple.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Kyoto trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Onna-son to Kyoto takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Tokyo.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Nara, Hieizan Enryaku-ji Temple
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Eikando Zenrinji Temple ©
Eikando Zenrinji Temple

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Kencho-ji Temple and Hokokuji Temple (Takedera Temple). Do some cultural sightseeing at Asakusa Shrine and Yanaka District. When in Tokyo, make a side trip to see Meigetsuin (Hydrangea Temple) in Kamakura, approximately Kamakura away. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Ueno District, make a trip to Shibuya Crossing, contemplate the long history of Nezu Shrine, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Asakusa Fuji Sengen Shrine.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Tokyo trip app.

Take a train from Kyoto to Tokyo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In August in Tokyo, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Kamakura
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Asakusa Shrine ©
Asakusa Shrine
Nezu Shrine ©
Nezu Shrine
Kencho-ji Temple
Kencho-ji Temple

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