3 days in Japan Itinerary

3 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tokyo
— 1 day
2
Kusatsu-machi
— 1 night
3
Kyoto
— 1 day

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, ponder the world of politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, then admire the striking features of Tokyo Tower, and finally get your game on at Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Tokyo driving holiday planning site.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Tokyo. In March, daytime highs in Tokyo are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kusatsu-machi.

Things to do in Tokyo

Parks · Fun & Games
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Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou ©
Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden ©
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine

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night
Kusatsu-machi

Kusatsu-machi ©
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): witness a stunning natural landmark at Yubatake.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Kusatsu-machi trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Tokyo to Kusatsu-machi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Tokyo in March, with highs in Kusatsu-machi at 11°C and lows at 3°C. On the 21st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Kyoto.

Things to do in Kusatsu-machi

Nature · Parks
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Yubatake ©
Yubatake

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day
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): contemplate the long history of Heian Shrine, contemplate the long history of Kiyomizu-dera Temple, and then steep yourself in history at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Kyoto trip maker site.

You can drive from Kusatsu-machi to Kyoto in 6 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. When traveling from Kusatsu-machi in March, plan for a bit warmer days in Kyoto, with highs around 16°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Heian Shrine
Heian Shrine

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