12 days in Tokyo, Phuket & Chicago Itinerary

12 days in Tokyo, Phuket & Chicago Itinerary

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Tokyo, Japan
— 2 nights
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Phuket Town, Thailand
— 4 nights
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Chicago, United States
— 3 nights

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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.
Attractions like Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden and Meiji Jingu Shrine make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Tokyo side-trips: Maihama (Tokyo Disneyland & Tokyo DisneySea). And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Tokyo Tower, get curious at National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation Miraikan, enjoy breathtaking views from Tokyo Skytree, and get engrossed in the history at Edo-Tokyo Museum.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Tokyo vacation planning website.

Chicago, USA to Tokyo is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Japan Standard Time (JST), which is usually a 15 hour difference. In April, Tokyo is somewhat warmer than Chicago - with highs of 67°F and lows of 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Phuket Town.

Things to do in Tokyo

Side Trip

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Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden ©
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden
Tokyo Disneyland ©
Tokyo Disneyland
Tokyo DisneySea ©
Tokyo DisneySea

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Phuket Town, Thailand

The economic hub of the eponymous island, Phuket Town attracted merchants from China, India, and Portugal long before it became a tourist destination.
Bring the kids along to Scuba & Snorkeling and Big Buddha Phuket. Get out of town with these interesting Phuket Town side-trips: Karon Beach (in Karon Beach), Kata Beach (in Kata Beach) and Patong (Patong Beach, Bangla Road, &more). And it doesn't end there: get your game on at Game Space Laser Battle, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Phuket Town journey maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Tokyo to Phuket Town takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Japan Standard Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Tokyo in April, expect Phuket Town to be warmer, temps between 91°F and 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Phuket Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

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Scuba & Snorkeling
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Karon Beach ©
Karon Beach

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Chicago, United States

Chicago ©

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Bring the kids along to The Art Institute of Chicago and Millennium Park. And it doesn't end there: engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lincoln Park Zoo, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shedd Aquarium, and find something for the whole family at Fox in a Box Chicago.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Chicago travel route app.

You can fly from Phuket Town to Chicago in 26 hours. Traveling from Phuket Town to Chicago, you'll gain 13 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Phuket Town in April: high temperatures in Chicago hover around 59°F and lows are around 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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Fox in a Box Chicago ©
Fox in a Box Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium

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