16 days in Japan Itinerary

16 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Jakarta, Indonesia
Fly:  11 h
1
Tokyo
— 6 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Yuzawa-machi
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
3
Gotemba
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Kawazu-cho
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: Jakarta, Indonesia

6
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 Kappabashi Street (Kappabashi Dogugai), Tokyo Sea Life Park, Tokyo Skytree, and other attractions you added. Kids will appreciate attractions like Tokyo Disneyland and National Museum of Nature and Science. You'll explore and learn at Tokyo National Museum and Ghibli Museum Mitaka. Step out of Tokyo to go to Hakone-machi and see The Hakone Open-Air Museum, which is approximately 1h 40 min away. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Odaiba, visit Ginza, get a sense of history and politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, and explore the world behind art at National Museum of Western Art.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Tokyo trip planning site.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Tokyo is an approximately 11- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Jakarta to Tokyo is 2 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Jakarta in February, with highs in Tokyo at 12°C and lows at 2°C. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Yuzawa-machi.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Urayasu, The Hakone Open-Air Museum, Ghibli Museum Mitaka
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Odaiba ©
Odaiba
Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Tokyo Disneyland ©
Tokyo Disneyland

2
nights
Yuzawa-machi

Yuzawa-machi ©
It takes just over one hour to reach Yuzawa-machi from the country's capital by bullet train.
You've now added Gala Yuzawa Snow Resort to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): hit the slopes at Naeba Ski Resort. On the next day, hit the slopes at Yuzawa Kogen, hit the slopes at Gala Yuzawa Snow Resort, and then don't miss a visit to Lockheart Castle.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Yuzawa-machi trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by train from Tokyo to Yuzawa-machi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to drive to Gotemba.

Things to do in Yuzawa-machi

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Lockheart Castle
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Naeba Ski Resort ©
Naeba Ski Resort
Gala Yuzawa Snow Resort ©
Gala Yuzawa Snow Resort
Lockheart Castle ©
Lockheart Castle

2
nights
Gotemba

Gotemba ©
Trips to Gotemba, a city at the foot of Mount Fuji, offer plenty of opportunities to admire Japan's most famous natural feature.
You've now added Gotemba Premium Outlets to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): learn more about the world around you at Kanagawa Prefectural Museum of Natural History and then get some fabulous bargains at Gotemba Premium Outlets. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Shiraito Falls and then get in on the family fun at Fuji-Q Highland.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Gotemba route planner.

You can drive from Yuzawa-machi to Gotemba in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In February, daytime highs in Gotemba are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Kawazu-cho.

Things to do in Gotemba

Theme Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Fuji-Q Highland, Nature & Wildlife Tours, Kanagawa Prefectural Museum of Natural History, Shiraito Falls
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Fuji-Q Highland ©
Fuji-Q Highland
Gotemba Premium Outlets ©
Gotemba Premium Outlets
Kanagawa Prefectural Museum of Natural History ©

3
nights
Kawazu-cho

Kawazu-cho ©
A good base for exploring the scenic Izu Peninsula, the town of Kawazu-cho, partly set in within a national park, remains well-known for its many hot spring resorts.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kawazu Zakura (Kawazucho). Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): get answers to all your questions at Michi-no-Eki Amagigoe, take in the dramatic scenery at Joren Waterfall, steep yourself in history at Shuzen-ji Temple, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wasabi Fields of Ikadaba, and finally make a trip to Kawazu Zakura (Kawazucho). Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Izu Naranda no Sato Kawazu Heian Buddha Statue Pavilion, then contemplate the long history of Perry Road, then meet the residents at Izu Animal Kingdom, and finally browse the fresh offerings at Minato no Asaichi Market, Inatori Port.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Kawazu-cho journey planner.

You can drive from Gotemba to Kawazu-cho in 2 hours. Traveling from Gotemba in February, things will get a bit warmer in Kawazu-cho: highs are around 11°C and lows about 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kawazu-cho

Parks Wildlife Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Izu, Higashiizu-cho, Perry Road
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Joren Waterfall ©
Joren Waterfall
Wasabi Fields of Ikadaba ©
Wasabi Fields of Ikadaba
Shuzen-ji Temple ©
Shuzen-ji Temple

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