12 days in Tokyo, Yokohama & Hakone-machi Itinerary

12 days in Tokyo, Yokohama & Hakone-machi Itinerary

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Tokyo
— 7 nights
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Yokohama
— 2 nights
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Hakone-machi
— 3 nights
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Shimbashi
— 2 nights

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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 list of things to see and do now includes Gojoten Shrine, Shimokitazawa, Futako Tamagawa Rise, and other attractions. National Museum of Western Art and National Museum of Nature and Science will appeal to museum buffs. Get some historical perspective at Asakusa Shrine and Senso-ji Temple. When in Tokyo, make a side trip to see The Railway Museum in Saitama, approximately Saitama away. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Tokyo National Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, and take a stroll through Akihabara.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Tokyo trip itinerary planner.

Shanghai, China to Tokyo is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone changes from China Standard Time to Japan Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in January, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Yokohama.

Things to do in Tokyo

Side Trip

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Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Asakusa Shrine ©
Asakusa Shrine
The National Art Center, Tokyo ©
The National Art Center, Tokyo

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Yokohama

Yokohama ©
Once a small fishing town, Yokohama was one of the first ports to welcome foreign trade in the 19th century, after which it grew into Japan's second largest city and a bustling metropolis.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Mitsubishi Minatomirai Industrial Museum, HARA Model Railway Museum, Yokohama Cosmo World, and other attractions you added. On the 7th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: engage your brain at Yokohama Science Center, examine the collection at HARA Model Railway Museum, get curious at Mitsubishi Minatomirai Industrial Museum, then wander the streets of Yokohama Minato Mirai 21, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Sky Garden.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Yokohama online attractions planner.

Traveling by combination of subway and train from Tokyo to Yokohama takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in February, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Hakone-machi.

Things to do in Yokohama

Museums · Childrens Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Cup Noodles Museum Yokohama ©
Cup Noodles Museum Yokohama
Sankeien Gardens ©
Sankeien Gardens
HARA Model Railway Museum ©
HARA Model Railway Museum

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Hakone-machi

Hakone-machi ©
Sitting at the foot of Mount Fuji, Hakone-machi has become a popular retreat from Tokyo for locals and tourists alike.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Narukawa Art Museum, Hakone Ropeway and Hakone Sightseeing Cruise. Family-friendly places like The Hakone Open-Air Museum and Hakone Shrine / Kuzuryu Shrine Singu will thrill your kids.

For more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Hakone-machi trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Yokohama to Hakone-machi in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway, train, and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Yokohama, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Hakone-machi, ranging from highs of 5°C to lows of 2°C. On the 11th (Mon), you're off to Shimbashi.

Things to do in Hakone-machi

Highlights from your plan
The Hakone Open-Air Museum ©
The Hakone Open-Air Museum
Narukawa Art Museum ©
Narukawa Art Museum
Hakone Shrine / Kuzuryu Shrine Singu ©
Hakone Shrine / Kuzuryu Shrine Singu

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Shimbashi

Shimbashi
For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Shimbashi trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Hakone-machi to Shimbashi takes 2 hours. Traveling from Hakone-machi in February, you will find days in Shimbashi are a bit warmer (12°C), and nights are about the same (2°C). You'll set off for home on the 13th (Wed).

Things to do in Shimbashi

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Shopping

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