16 days in Japan Itinerary

16 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nagoya
— 3 nights
2
Ogaki
— 2 nights
3
Ise
— 1 night
4
Toba
— 2 nights
5
Osaka
— 6 nights
6
Shirahama-cho
— 1 night

3
nights
Nagoya

Nagoya ©
Known nationally as an industrial heartland, Nagoya boasts a far more cosmopolitan and cultural core than its reputation would lead you to believe.
Venture out of the city with trips to Inuyama Castle (in Inuyama), Chubu Park (in Toin-cho) and Kuwana (Nabana no Sato & Nagashima Spa Land). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Toyota Commemorative Museum of Industry and Technology, meet the residents at Port of Nagoya Public Aquarium, look for all kinds of wild species at Yamazaki River, and explore the historical opulence of Nagoya Castle.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Nagoya day trip app.

Tokyo to Nagoya is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or fly. While traveling from Tokyo, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Nagoya, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ogaki.

Things to do in Nagoya

Parks Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Kuwana, Inuyama Castle, Chubu Park
Highlights from your plan
Chubu Park ©
Chubu Park
Nagoya Castle ©
Nagoya Castle

2
nights
Ogaki

Ogaki ©
Ōgaki is a city in Gifu Prefecture, Japan. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Zensho-ji Temple, stroll around Miki Park, explore the world behind art at Ogaki City Moriya Tadashi Art Museum, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Akasaka Port Hall, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mikubi Shrine, and finally explore the engaging exhibits at Kodomo Science Plaza. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Meisui Ote Ikoi Spring Water Park, thenbrowse the range of quality goods at Yanagen Ogaki Honten, and then browse the different shops at Aqua Walk Ogaki.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Ogaki trip builder site.

Drive from Nagoya to Ogaki in an hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can go by car to Ise.

Things to do in Ogaki

Museums Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Aqua Walk Ogaki ©
Aqua Walk Ogaki
Miki Park ©
Miki Park

1
night
Ise

Ise ©
A spiritual center of Shintoism, Ise stands as a traditional city where visitors can see the roots of Japanese culture in a number of well-preserved natural and historic sites.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): make a trip to Okage Yokocho, steep yourself in history at Oharai-machi, get engrossed in the history at Sengukan, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Ise Grand Shrine, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Meotoiwa.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Ise trip planning app.

Getting from Ogaki to Ise by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Toba.

Things to do in Ise

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Ise Grand Shrine ©
Ise Grand Shrine
Okage Yokocho ©
Okage Yokocho
Oharai-machi ©
Oharai-machi

2
nights
Toba

Toba ©
Notable for its oysters and the production of cultured pearls, the city of Toba, mostly situated within Ise-Shima National Park, includes a number of small islands in Ise Bay.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Toba Aquarium, step off the mainland to explore Mikimoto Pearl Island, take a leisurely stroll along Seagull Promenade, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Toba Bay, and finally don't miss a visit to Toba Ekimae Shotengai.

To plan Toba vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Toba is just a stone's throw from Ise. In June in Toba, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Osaka.

Things to do in Toba

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Toba Aquarium ©
Toba Aquarium
Mikimoto Pearl Island ©
Mikimoto Pearl Island
Toba Ekimae Shotengai ©
Toba Ekimae Shotengai

6
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Osaka side-trips: Kyoto (Sanjusangendo Temple, Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, &more). There's lots more to do: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Japan, admire the landmark architecture of Shin Umeda City, explore the historical opulence of Osaka Castle, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Osaka trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Toba to Osaka takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Toba in June, you will find days in Osaka are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are slightly colder (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can drive to Shirahama-cho.

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Theme Parks

Side Trip

Kyoto
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple

1
night
Shirahama-cho

Shirahama-cho ©
A popular resort town with many hot springs and long, man-made white sand beaches, Shirahama-cho draws scores of tourists.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): visit Mifune Ashiyu and then look for gifts at Toretore Market Nanki Shirahama. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Murosan Monjudo, explore the fascinating underground world of Sandanbeki Cave, thenmeet the residents at Adventure World, and finally see the interesting displays at Shirahama Minzoku Onsen Museum.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Shirahama-cho online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Osaka to Shirahama-cho takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Shirahama-cho sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Shirahama-cho

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Adventure World ©
Adventure World
Toretore Market Nanki Shirahama ©
Toretore Market Nanki Shirahama
Murosan Monjudo ©
Murosan Monjudo

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