12 days in Japan Itinerary

12 days in Japan Itinerary

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12 days in Japan Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  22​h
1
Tokyo
— 6 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
2
Osaka
— 3 nights
train:  3​h 15​min
3
Tokyo
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: London

6
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sensō-ji, Kabukicho, Tokyo Disneyland, and other attractions you added. There's still lots to do: get to know the resident critters at Ueno Zoo.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Tokyo trip itinerary tool .

London, UK to Tokyo is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Tokyo is 9 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from London in September; daily highs in Tokyo reach 32°C and lows reach 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Osaka.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Theme Parks Parks

Side Trip

Tokyo Disneyland
Highlights from your plan
Sensō-ji ©
Sensō-ji
Tokyo National Museum ©
Tokyo National Museum
Yanaka ©
Yanaka

3
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Dotonbori, Minami (Namba), Universal City Walk Osaka, and other attractions. Get some cultural insight at Nigatsu-do Temple and Nara Park.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Osaka online travel planner .

Getting from Tokyo to Osaka by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 24°C. On the 11th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Osaka

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nara
Highlights from your plan
Dotonbori ©
Dotonbori
Nigatsu-do Temple ©
Nigatsu-do Temple
Osaka Castle ©
Osaka Castle

1
night
Tokyo

Tokyo
To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Tokyo sightseeing planner.

Getting from Osaka to Tokyo by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. On the 12th (Thu), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Tokyo

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

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