13 days in Hokkaido, Tokyo & Osaka Itinerary

13 days in Hokkaido, Tokyo & Osaka Itinerary

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Sapporo
— 4 nights
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Tokyo
— 4 nights
3
Osaka
— 3 nights

4
nights
Sapporo

Sapporo ©
A modern, bustling city known for its beer brewery, Sapporo attracts millions of visitors with its Snow Festival, during which elaborate ice and snow sculptures are exhibited all over town.
Mt. Moiwa has been added to your itinerary. Kids will enjoy Historical Village of Hokkaido (Kaitaku-no Mura) and Sapporo Underground Shopping Centre Aurora Town. You'll explore and learn at Sapporo Beer Museum and Watanabe Junichi Museum of Literature. Step out of Sapporo with an excursion to Otaru Canal in Otaru--about 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Odori Park, find something for the whole family at Shiroi Koibito Park, and steep yourself in history at Sapporo Clock Tower.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Sapporo day trip planning tool.

Singapore, Singapore to Sapporo is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Sapporo is 1 hour. Traveling from Singapore in December, things will get cooler in Sapporo: highs are around 0°C and lows about -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Sapporo

Parks · Museums · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Otaru Canal
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Otaru Canal ©
Otaru Canal

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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 day by day itinerary now includes Tokyo DisneySea as well as Mt. Miura Fuji. Head to Ginza and Takeshita Streetfor plenty of shopping. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Tokyo Disneyland and Senso-ji Temple. Step out of Tokyo to go to Hakone-machi and see Lake Ashi (Ashinoko), which is approximately 1h 55 min away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Shibuya Crossing.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Tokyo day trip planning app.

You can fly from Sapporo to Tokyo in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Sapporo in December, plan for much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Tokyo: temperatures range from 14°C by day to 4°C at night. On the 22nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Osaka.

Things to do in Tokyo

Theme Parks · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trips

Urayasu, Mt. Miura Fuji, Lake Ashi (Ashinoko)
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Tokyo Disneyland ©
Tokyo Disneyland
Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Tokyo DisneySea ©
Tokyo DisneySea

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Kiyomizu-dera Temple and Gion. Visiting Nara Park and Four-M will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Osaka: Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine (in Kyoto) and Kofuku-ji Temple (in Nara). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Dotombori District, examine the collection at Osaka Shiritsu Toyo Toji Museum, and step into the grandiose world of Osaka Castle.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Osaka online trip planner.

Take a train from Tokyo to Osaka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In December, daytime highs in Osaka are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Wildlife

Side Trips

Kyoto, Nara
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Nara Park ©
Nara Park
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine

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