11 days in Japan Itinerary

11 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hiroshima
— 1 night
2
Kyoto
— 3 nights
3
Tokyo
— 5 nights

1
night
Hiroshima

Hiroshima ©
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Miyajima and then step into the grandiose world of Hiroshima Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima, thenexamine the collection at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Atomic Bomb Dome.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Hiroshima trip itinerary maker website.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Hiroshima is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Japan Standard Time (JST), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Dubai in March: high temperatures in Hiroshima hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Kyoto.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Miyajima
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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum ©
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
Miyajima
Miyajima
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima ©
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima

3
nights
Kyoto

Kyoto ©
The national capital for over a thousand years, Kyoto retains much of the charm of old Japan, boasting numerous temples and shrines that seem completely untouched by the modern world.
Bring the kids along to Kiyomizu-dera Temple and Nijo Castle. Go for a jaunt from Kyoto to Osaka to see Universal Studios Japan about 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kodai-ji Temple, and wander the streets of Gion.

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Traveling by train from Hiroshima to Kyoto takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Kyoto are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to take a train to Tokyo.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Theme Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Universal Studios Japan
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine

5
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden and Meiji Jingu Shrine. And it doesn't end there: get in on the family fun at Tokyo Disneyland, explore the world behind art at Tokyo National Museum, discover the magic at Tokyo DisneySea, and engage your brain at National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation Miraikan.

For more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Tokyo holiday planner.

Traveling by train from Kyoto to Tokyo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Tokyo can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Museums Theme Parks Parks

Side Trip

Urayasu
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owlcafe akibafukurou ©
owlcafe akibafukurou
Tokyo Disneyland ©
Tokyo Disneyland
Tokyo DisneySea ©
Tokyo DisneySea

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