11 days in Ibaraki Prefecture, Tokyo & Kanagawa Prefecture Itinerary

11 days in Ibaraki Prefecture, Tokyo & Kanagawa Prefecture Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kanto tour builder

Make it your trip
Fly to Narita International Airport, Drive to Itako
1
Itako
— 1 night
Drive
2
Tokyo
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Hayama-machi
— 1 night
Drive
4
Yugawara-machi
— 1 night
Drive
5
Hakone-machi
— 4 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30

Itako

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Fukushin Dry Goods Store, contemplate the long history of Historic Old Town area in Sawara, Katori, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Katori Jingu Shrine, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chosho-ji Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kashima Jingu.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Itako day trip tool.

Singapore, Singapore to Itako is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Itako is 1 hour. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Singapore in November: high temperatures in Itako hover around 19°C and lows are around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Tokyo.

Things to do in Itako

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

Tokyo

— 3 nights
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.
Visit Nezu Shrine and Senso-ji Temple for their historical value. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Nezu Museum and Tokyo National Museum The Heiseikan. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Asakusa Shrine, explore the engaging exhibits at KidZania Tokyo, stop by Yanaka District, and take a stroll through Ueno District.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Tokyo trip planner.

Getting from Itako to Tokyo by car takes about 1.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Tokyo can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Hayama-machi.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods · Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Hayama-machi

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hokokuji Temple (Takedera Temple), contemplate the long history of Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kōtoku-in, and finally contemplate the long history of Hase-dera Temple.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Hayama-machi online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Tokyo to Hayama-machi in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Tokyo in November, you will find days in Hayama-machi are slightly colder (14°C), and nights are about the same (12°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Yugawara-machi.

Things to do in Hayama-machi

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Yugawara-machi

— 1 night
On the 23rd (Sat), kick back and relax at Atami Sun Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kinomiya Shrine, steep yourself in history at Kiunkaku, then take in panoramic vistas at Atami Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Izusan Jinja Shrine, and finally go for a walk through Jukkoku Pass.

To find where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Yugawara-machi online day trip planner.

You can drive from Hayama-machi to Yugawara-machi in 2 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Yugawara-machi can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Hakone-machi.

Things to do in Yugawara-machi

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Hakone-machi

— 4 nights
Sitting at the foot of Mount Fuji, Hakone-machi has become a popular retreat from Tokyo for locals and tourists alike.
Step off the beaten path and head to Pola Museum of Art and Hakone Museum of Art. Do some cultural sightseeing at Gempeigawa River and Hakone Karakuri Museum. Explore Hakone-machi's surroundings by going to Nishizawa Valley (in Yamanashi), Shimoda (Shirahama Beach & Tatadohama Beach) and Mitsumine Shrine (in Chichibu). There's much more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Jogasaki Coast, stop by Omuro Mountain Lift, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Omuro, and see the interesting displays at Lalique Museum Hakone.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Hakone-machi trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Yugawara-machi to Hakone-machi in 1.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Hakone-machi can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 27th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Hakone-machi

Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ibaraki Prefecture travel guide

4
Sacred & Religious Sites · Playgrounds · Gardens
Ibaraki Prefecture is a prefecture of Japan, located in the Kantō region on the main island of Honshu. The capital is Mito.HistoryIbaraki Prefecture was previously known as Hitachi Province. In 1871, the name of the province became Ibaraki.

Source

Kanagawa Prefecture travel guide

4.1
Sacred & Religious Sites · Parks · Landmarks
Kanagawa Prefecture is a prefecture located in southern Kantō region of Japan. The capital of the prefecture is Yokohama. Kanagawa is part of the Greater Tokyo Area. Kanagawa Prefecture is home to Kamakura and Hakone, two highly popular side trip destinations from Tokyo.HistoryThe prefecture has some archaeological sites going back to the Jōmon period (around 400 BCE). About 3,000 years ago, Mount Hakone produced a volcanic explosion which resulted in Lake Ashi on the western area of the prefecture.It is believed that the Yamato dynasty ruled this area from the 5th century onwards. In the ancient era, its plains were very sparsely inhabited.In medieval Japan, Kanagawa was part of the provinces of Sagami and Musashi. Kamakura in central Sagami was the capital of Japan during the Kamakura period (1185–1333).During the Edo period, the western part of Sagami Province was governed by the daimyō of Odawara Castle, while the eastern part was directly governed by the Tokugawa shogunate in Edo (Tokyo).

Source