10 days in Japan Itinerary

10 days in Japan Itinerary

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10 days in Japan Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Train:  10​h
1
Nagoya
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Hamamatsu
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
3
Shizuoka
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Yamanashi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Suwa
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Nakatsugawa
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
7
Nagoya
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  12​h
End: Singapore

2
nights
Nagoya

Nagoya ©
Known nationally as an industrial heartland, Nagoya boasts a far more cosmopolitan and cultural core than its reputation would lead you to believe.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hosho-in (Osu Kannon), Osu Shopping Street and Nagoya Castle.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Nagoya online attractions planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Nagoya is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Nagoya is 1 hour. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Singapore in December: high temperatures in Nagoya hover around 9°C and lows are around 3°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Hamamatsu.

Things to do in Nagoya

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Nagoya Castle ©
Nagoya Castle
Osu Shopping Street ©
Osu Shopping Street
Hosho-in (Osu Kannon) ©
Hosho-in (Osu Kannon)

few
hours
Hamamatsu

Hamamatsu
An important industrial hub with a sizable immigrant population from South America, Hamamatsu has developed a taste for international cuisine and arts.
For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Hamamatsu trip itinerary builder website .

Take a train from Nagoya to Hamamatsu in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Nagoya in December, with highs in Hamamatsu at 13°C and lows at 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Shizuoka.

Things to do in Hamamatsu

Historic Sites Parks Museums

2
nights
Shizuoka

Shizuoka ©
With its upmarket shopping districts and scenic coastal landscape, Shizuoka stands as the main urban area of a province often referred to as Japan's riviera.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Shimizu Fish Market Kashinoichi as well as Abe Great Waterfall. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): look for gifts at Yaizu Sakana Center. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shizuoka Sengen Jinja Shrine, take in the dramatic scenery at Abe Great Waterfall, and then indulge your taste buds at Shimizu Fish Market Kashinoichi.

To find photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Shizuoka trip planner .

Shizuoka is just a stone's throw from Hamamatsu. In December, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 7°C. On the 13th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Yamanashi.

Things to do in Shizuoka

Shopping Parks Nature

Side Trip

Yaizu Sakana Center
Highlights from your plan
Shimizu Fish Market Kashinoichi ©
Shimizu Fish Market Kashinoichi
Shizuoka Sengen Shrine ©
Shizuoka Sengen Shrine

2
nights
Yamanashi

Yamanashi ©
To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Yamanashi travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Shizuoka to Yamanashi takes 2 hours. When traveling from Shizuoka in December, plan for little chillier days in Yamanashi, with highs around 8°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 5°C. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Suwa.

Things to do in Yamanashi

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trip

Shosenkyo
Highlights from your plan
Nishizawa Valley ©
Nishizawa Valley
Shosenkyo ©
Shosenkyo
Yamanashi Fuehukigawa Fruit Park ©
Yamanashi Fuehukigawa Fruit Park

1
night
Suwa

Suwa
A city on the shores of an eponymous lake, Suwa offers natural attractions, like hot springs, as well as cultural events.
Start your trip to Suwa by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Yamanashi to Suwa in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Yamanashi in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Suwa, with lows of 0°C. On the 16th (Mon), you're off toNakatsugawa.

Things to do in Suwa

Parks Museums Outdoors

few
hours
Nakatsugawa

Nakatsugawa ©
Nakatsugawa is a city located in the Tōnō region of Gifu Prefecture, Japan. On the 16th (Mon), trek along Nakasendo Magome Walking Trail and then appreciate the views at Tsukechi Gorge.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Nakatsugawa itinerary planner.

You can drive from Suwa to Nakatsugawa in 2 hours. Traveling from Suwa in December, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Nakatsugawa, with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Nagoya.

Things to do in Nakatsugawa

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Nakasendo Magome Walking Trail ©
Nakasendo Magome Walking Trail
Tsukechi Gorge ©
Tsukechi Gorge

2
nights
Nagoya

Nagoya ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Nagoya City Science Museum as well as Legoland Japan.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Nagoya trip maker .

You can drive from Nakatsugawa to Nagoya in 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nagoya

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Legoland Japan ©
Legoland Japan
Nagoya City Science Museum ©
Nagoya City Science Museum

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