13 days in Japan Itinerary

13 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hakodate
— 1 night
2
Sapporo
— 3 nights
3
Chitose
— 3 nights
4
Tokyo
— 5 nights

1
night
Hakodate

Hakodate ©
A gateway to the island, Hakodate has gained a reputation for its waterfront attractions, its proximity to some of the island's most popular natural sites, and its seafood.
On the 6th (Fri), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Hakodate and then take in panoramic vistas at Goryokaku Tower.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Hakodate tour builder site.

Singapore, Singapore to Hakodate is an approximately 12-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Hakodate, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, Hakodate is colder than Singapore - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Sapporo.

Things to do in Hakodate

Parks Nature
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Mount Hakodate ©
Mount Hakodate
Goryokaku Tower ©
Goryokaku Tower

3
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Otaru Canal and Shiroi Koibito Park. There's still lots to do: walk around Odori Park, trek along Maruyama Hachijuhakksho Hiking Course, head outdoors with Okurayama Lookout, and get a sense of history and politics at Former Hokkaido Government Office Building.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Sapporo using our trip planner.

You can fly from Hakodate to Sapporo in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. When traveling from Hakodate in December, plan for a bit cooler days in Sapporo, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Chitose.

Things to do in Sapporo

Parks Outdoors Theme Parks

Side Trip

Otaru Canal
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Otaru Canal ©
Otaru Canal
Okurayama Lookout ©
Okurayama Lookout
Odori Park ©
Odori Park

3
nights
Chitose

Chitose ©
With the largest international airport on the island, Chitose serves for most visitors as a way in or a way out, rather than a destination in itself.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Jigokudani and Doraemon Wakuwaku Sky Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Noboribetsu (Oyunuma & Noboribetsu Date Historic Village). The adventure continues: play a few rounds at The North Country Golf Club, see the interesting displays at Royce' Chocolate World, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Salmon Hometown Chitose Aquarium, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Kirin Beer Hokkaido Chitose Factory.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Chitose day trip planner.

Drive from Sapporo to Chitose in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Sapporo in December since evenings lows in Chitose dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Chitose

Theme Parks Parks Golf

Side Trip

Noboribetsu
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Jigokudani ©
Jigokudani
Oyunuma ©
Oyunuma
Doraemon Wakuwaku Sky Park ©
Doraemon Wakuwaku Sky Park

5
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Tokyo Disneyland and Meiji Jingu Shrine. There's much more to do: make a trip to Tokyo Tower, get in on the family fun at Tokyo DisneySea, wander the streets of Odaiba District, and take in panoramic vistas at Tokyo Skytree.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Tokyo day trip planner.

You can fly from Chitose to Tokyo in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of car and ferry. When traveling from Chitose in December, plan for a bit warmer days in Tokyo, with highs around °C, while nights are much warmer with lows around °C. On the 17th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Theme Parks Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

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

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