11 days in Japan & New Delhi Itinerary

11 days in Japan & New Delhi Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi, India
1
New Delhi, India
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h 30 min
2
Tokyo, Japan
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
3
Niigata, Japan
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 15 min
4
Osaka, Japan
— 4 nights
Fly:  13 h
End: New Delhi, India

2
nights
New Delhi, India

Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan), tour the pleasant surroundings at Akshardham, and steep yourself in history at India Gate.

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If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiport is Indira Gandhi International Airport. September in New Delhi sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Tours
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Food Tours
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar

2
nights
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.
Tokyo is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Tokyo Tower, don't miss a visit to Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, enjoy breathtaking views from Tokyo Skytree, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Senso-ji Temple.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Tokyo online trip builder.

You can fly from New Delhi to Tokyo in 11 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 3.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Tokyo due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in September; daily highs in Tokyo reach 32°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Niigata.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Museums Parks
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Odaiba District ©
Odaiba District
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine

1
night
Niigata, Japan

Niigata
The port city of Niigata has an association with tourism, but not really one to do with the city itself.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): stop by Minato Kobo, kick back and relax at Nishikaigan Park, and then make a trip to The Old Saito Residence.

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Traveling by train from Tokyo to Niigata takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In September in Niigata, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Osaka.

Things to do in Niigata

Parks Outdoors Beaches

4
nights
Osaka, Japan

Osaka ©
Proud of their hometown's distinct culture and dialect, many natives of Osaka describe their city as "Japan's anti-capital." An antidote to Tokyo's hectic energy, Osaka marches to the beat of its own drum, serving as the country's longtime commercial and industrial hub.
Get out of town with these interesting Osaka side-trips: Kyoto (Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, Kiyomizu-dera Temple, &more). There's still lots to do: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Japan, explore the historical opulence of Osaka Castle, stop by Dotombori District, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Senko-ji Temple.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Osaka online holiday planner.

You can fly from Niigata to Osaka in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. September in Osaka sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites Theme Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Kyoto
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

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