11 days in Japan Itinerary

11 days in Japan Itinerary

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1
Tokyo
— 2 nights
2
Fujikawaguchiko-machi
— 1 night
3
Kyoto
— 2 nights
4
Osaka
— 3 nights

2
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.
On the 15th (Fri), take a stroll through Ueno District, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Senso-ji Temple, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Asakusa Shrine, thenmake a trip to Kappabashi Street (Kappabashi Dogugai), and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hie Jinjya. On the 16th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Takao and then visit Yanaka District.

Before you visit Tokyo, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Singapore, Singapore to Tokyo is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Tokyo due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Singapore in November: high temperatures in Tokyo hover around °C and lows are around °C. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Fujikawaguchiko-machi.

Things to do in Tokyo

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mt. Takao
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Mt. Takao ©
Mt. Takao
Nezu Shrine ©
Nezu Shrine
Asakusa Shrine ©
Asakusa Shrine

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night
Fujikawaguchiko-machi

Fujikawaguchiko-machi ©
A resort town located in the foothills of Mount Fuji, Fujikawaguchiko-machi acts as a base for many who plan to take one of the trails up the iconic volcano.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Kawaguchi, admire the sheer force of Haha no Shirataki Waterfall, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kawaguchi Sengen Shrine.

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, read our Fujikawaguchiko-machi attractions website.

Drive from Tokyo to Fujikawaguchiko-machi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Tokyo in November, you will find days in Fujikawaguchiko-machi are little chillier (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to drive to Kyoto.

Things to do in Fujikawaguchiko-machi

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Lake Kawaguchi ©
Lake Kawaguchi

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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.
On the 18th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Shinnyodo Temple, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Chion-in Temple, and then don't miss a visit to Kiyomizu-dera Temple. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, step into the grandiose world of Nijo Castle, thensteep yourself in history at Kitano Tenmangu Shrine, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Shimogamo Jinja.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Kyoto trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Fujikawaguchiko-machi to Kyoto in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or fly. Traveling from Fujikawaguchiko-machi in November, expect nights in Kyoto to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Osaka.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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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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nights
Osaka

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Dotombori District and Koyasan Danjo Garan. Your inner history buff will appreciate Toshodai-ji Temple and Nishinomiya Shrine. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Osaka: Cup Noodle Museum Osaka Ikeda (in Ikeda), Kofuku-ji Temple (in Nara) and Arima Onsen (in Kobe). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Sumiyoshi Taisha Shrine, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hōzen-ji Temple, explore the historical opulence of Osaka Castle, and have some family-friendly fun at Sunset Owl Cafe.

Discover how to plan a Osaka trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can take a train from Kyoto to Osaka in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Osaka can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites Theme Parks Spas

Side Trips

Nara, Koyasan Danjo Garan, Cup Noodle Museum Osaka Ikeda, Nishinomiya Shrine, Arima Onsen
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Toshodai-ji Temple ©
Toshodai-ji Temple
Koyasan Danjo Garan ©
Koyasan Danjo Garan
Dotombori District ©
Dotombori District

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