10 days in Japan Itinerary

10 days in Japan Itinerary

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10 days in Japan Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly + Drive:  12 h 30 min
1
Yuzawa
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h 15 min
2
Tokamachi
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Minakami-machi
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Yamanakako-mura
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Izu
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
6
Ito
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 30 min
7
Tokyo
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h
End: Bangkok

1
night
Yuzawa

Yuzawa
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): take in the natural beauty of Akinomiya Onsenkyo, then take in the natural beauty of Kawarage Oyutaki Falls, and then explore the stunning scenery at Sanzugawa Canyon.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Yuzawa travel planning website .

Bangkok, Thailand to Yuzawa is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Bangkok to Yuzawa due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Bangkok in February, with highs in Yuzawa at 2°C and lows at -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Tokamachi.

Things to do in Yuzawa

Parks Nature

1
night
Tokamachi

Tokamachi
Tōkamachi is a city located in southwest Niigata Prefecture, in the Hokuriku region of Japan., the city had an estimated population of 54,104 and a population density of 91.6 persons per km². Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): get lost in a book at Tokamachi Information Hall and then hit the slopes at Matsunoyama Hot Spring Ski Area.

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Traveling by car from Yuzawa to Tokamachi takes 5.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Yuzawa in February; daily highs in Tokamachi reach 6°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Minakami-machi.

Things to do in Tokamachi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

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Minakami-machi

Minakami-machi ©
Perched beneath the foothills of several soaring mountains, the town of Minakami-machi provides a picturesque stepping stone from which to explore the dramatic surrounding scenery.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Tanigawa, don't miss a visit to Doai Station, and then fly down the slopes at Tanigawadaketenjindaira Ski Area.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Minakami-machi journey maker app .

Drive from Tokamachi to Minakami-machi in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Yamanakako-mura.

Things to do in Minakami-machi

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trip

Mount Tanigawa
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Mount Tanigawa ©
Mount Tanigawa
Doai Station ©
Doai Station

1
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Yamanakako-mura

Yamanakako-mura ©
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): explore the activities along Lake Yamanaka, make a trip to Oshino Hakkai, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kitaguchi Hongu Fuji Sengen Jinja Shrine, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arakura Fuji Sengen Jinja, then don't miss a visit to Chureito Pagoda, and finally walk around Arakurayama Sengen Park.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Yamanakako-mura planning app .

Drive from Minakami-machi to Yamanakako-mura in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in February, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Izu.

Things to do in Yamanakako-mura

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Fujiyoshida, Oshino Hakkai
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Lake Yamanaka ©
Lake Yamanaka
Arakura Fuji Sengen Jinja ©
Arakura Fuji Sengen Jinja
Chureito Pagoda ©
Chureito Pagoda

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nights
Izu

Izu ©
Izu sits in the center of the mountainous Izu Peninsula.
On the 6th (Thu), admire the sheer force of Joren Waterfall, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kawazu Nanadaru Waterfalls, then head off the coast to Dogashima Island, and finally get great views at Dogashima Tensodo Cave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Yamanaka Castle Ruins, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mishima Taisha, then don't miss a visit to Gempeigawa River, and finally make a trip to Osezaki.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Izu online tour itinerary planner .

Getting from Yamanakako-mura to Izu by car takes about 1.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yamanakako-mura in February: high temperatures in Izu hover around 11°C and lows are around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Ito.

Things to do in Izu

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mishima, Nishiizu-cho, Kawazu Nanadaru Waterfalls, Osezaki
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Joren Waterfall ©
Joren Waterfall
Kawazu Nanadaru Waterfalls ©
Kawazu Nanadaru Waterfalls
Mishima Taisha ©
Mishima Taisha

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Ito

Ito ©
Not too far from the capital, Ito has developed a reputation as a resort town, with a fair portion of its area lying within a national park.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Izu Shaboten Zoo, stop by Omuro Mountain Lift, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Omuro, get answers to all your questions at Michi-no-Eki Ito Marine Town, then experience rural life at Yes! Strawberry, and finally steep yourself in history at Kiunkaku.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Ito trip planner .

Ito is very close to Izu. In February, daily temperatures in Ito can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Tokyo.

Things to do in Ito

Parks Baths Spas

Side Trip

Kiunkaku
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Mount Omuro ©
Mount Omuro
Omuro Mountain Lift ©
Omuro Mountain Lift
Kiunkaku ©
Kiunkaku

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.
On the 9th (Sun), walk around Meiji Jingu Gaien, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kanda Myojin, take a stroll through Ueno, then take in the waterfront at Yokohama Intl Passenger Terminal, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Tokyo International Airport International Terminal Observation Deck. On your second day here, make a trip to Kappabashi Street (Kappabashi Dogugai), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Asakusa Shrine, then steep yourself in history at Hie Jinjya, and finally get your game on at Samurai Armor Photo Studio.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Tokyo trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by train from Ito to Tokyo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Ito in February, expect slightly colder with lows of 2°C in Tokyo. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Historic Sites Fun & Games Parks

Side Trip

Yokohama Intl Passenger Terminal
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Samurai Armor Photo Studio ©
Samurai Armor Photo Studio
Meiji Jingu Gaien ©
Meiji Jingu Gaien
Ueno ©
Ueno

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