10 days in United States & Japan Itinerary

10 days in United States & Japan Itinerary

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San Diego, United States
— 3 nights
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Kihei, United States
— 3 nights
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Tokyo, Japan
— 1 night
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Asheville, United States
— 1 night

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San Diego, United States

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
You'll get in some beach time at South Carlsbad State Beach and Pacific Beach. Get in touch with nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve and Coronado Island. Explore San Diego's surroundings by going to Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens (in Encinitas), Laguna Beach (Kush Fine Art Laguna Beach Gallery & Crystal Cove) and Oceanside (Dolphin & Whale Watching & Oceanside Pier). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Mission San Juan Capistrano, enjoy the sand and surf at Windansea Beach, and take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Building and Lily Pond.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the San Diego road trip website.

Denver to San Diego is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Denver, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 71°F to lows of 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kihei.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Laguna Beach, Oceanside, Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, South Carlsbad State Beach, Mission San Juan Capistrano
Highlights from your plan
Windansea Beach ©
Windansea Beach
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove

3
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Kihei, United States

Kihei ©
Stretching over 9.7 km (6 mi) of pristine south Maui coastline, Kihei is the island's driest and sunniest region, making it a perfect location for water activities and beach leisure.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Kamaole Beach Park II, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kamaole Beach Park III, then kick back and relax at Ho'okipa Beach Park, and finally whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Wailea Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Makena Beach, and then stroll through Ulua Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Kihei travel site.

Traveling by flight from San Diego to Kihei takes 7.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from San Diego to Kihei is minus 2 hours. In April, Kihei is somewhat warmer than San Diego - with highs of 85°F and lows of 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Kihei

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Wailea, Ho'okipa Beach Park, Zipline
Highlights from your plan
Kamaole Beach Park II ©
Kamaole Beach Park II
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park

1
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Tokyo, Japan

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 4th (Mon): wander the streets of Ginza and then don't miss a visit to Tokyo National Museum. Keep things going the next day: get a sense of history and politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings and then stop by Odaiba District.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Tokyo sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Kihei to Tokyo takes 14 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 19 hours traveling from Kihei to Tokyo. Traveling from Kihei in May, things will get little chillier in Tokyo: highs are around 76°F and lows about 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Asheville.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Odaiba District ©
Odaiba District
Tokyo National Museum ©
Tokyo National Museum
Ginza ©
Ginza

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Asheville, United States

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Biltmore, look for gifts at Colin's Creatures, then explore the striking landscape of The North Carolina Arboretum, then shop like a local with Woolworth Walk, and finally shop like a local with Lexington Glassworks.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Asheville itinerary app.

Getting from Tokyo to Asheville by flight takes about 20 hours. The time zone changes from Japan Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -14 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Asheville when traveling from Tokyo in May, with lows around 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Asheville

Parks · Museums · Nature
Highlights from your plan
The North Carolina Arboretum ©
The North Carolina Arboretum
Woolworth Walk ©
Woolworth Walk
Lexington Glassworks ©
Lexington Glassworks

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