16 days in Japan Itinerary

16 days in Japan Itinerary

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Nago
— 5 nights
2
Nagoya
— 2 nights
3
Fujikawaguchiko-machi
— 1 night
4
Tokyo
— 4 nights

5
nights
Nago

Developed as an upper-middle class tourist town in the northern part of Okinawa Island, Nago offers a wide range of leisure activities from swimming to exploration of ruins and rainforests.
Relax by the water at Busena Beach and Nago citizen Beach. Do your shopping at Nago Pineapple Park and Aeon Nago Shopping Center. Get out of town with these interesting Nago side-trips: Nakijin-son (Nakijin Castle Ruins, Tomibansho Trace, &more), Agena Castle Ruins (in Uruma) and Motobu-cho (Emerald Beach, Anchihama, &more). And it doesn't end there: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the ancient world of Izena Castle Ruins, enjoy the sand and surf at 21st Century Forest, and head outdoors with Akabaka Beach.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Nago online vacation builder.

Frankfurt, Germany to Nago is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Frankfurt to Nago is 8 hours. When traveling from Frankfurt in April, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Nago: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Nagoya.

Things to do in Nago

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Motobu-cho, Izena-son, Kunigami-son, Nakijin-son, Ie-son
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nakijin Castle Ruins ©
Nakijin Castle Ruins
Busena Beach ©
Busena Beach

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Oagata Shrine, look for all kinds of wild species at Cherry Trees along the Gojo River bank, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Asahi Beer Nagoya Brewery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Daijuji Temple, then stop by Maruya Hatcho Miso, and finally browse the different shops at Aeon Mall Tokoname. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Nagoya Castle, see the interesting displays at Toyota Commemorative Museum of Industry and Technology, buy something for everyone on your list at JR Central Towers, then wander the streets of Sakae, then see the interesting displays at Nagoya Shisei Shiryokan, and finally explore the activities along Yamazaki River.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Nagoya trip website.

Traveling by flight from Nago to Nagoya takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Nago in April; daily highs in Nagoya reach 19°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Fujikawaguchiko-machi.

Things to do in Nagoya

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Tokoname, Okazaki, Oagata Shrine, Cherry Trees along the Gojo River bank
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Yamazaki River ©
Yamazaki River
Atsuta Jingu Shrine ©
Atsuta Jingu Shrine

1
night
Fujikawaguchiko-machi

Fujikawaguchiko-machi ©
A resort town located in the foothills of Mount Fuji, Fujikawaguchiko-machi acts as a base for many who plan to take one of the trails up the iconic volcano.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Arakurayama Sengen Park, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Ide Sake Brewery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kawaguchi Sengen Shrine, then hike along Momiji Tunnel, then learn about winemaking at Marufuji Winery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Daiszenji Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Lake Kawaguchi, admire the masterpieces at Kawaguchiko Muse Museum, Atae Yuki Bldg., contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fuji Omuro Sengen Shrine, see the interesting displays at Kunimasu Museum, then take in the pleasant sights at Fujinomiya Route, and finally delve into the lush surroundings at Aokigahara Forest.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Fujikawaguchiko-machi road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Nagoya to Fujikawaguchiko-machi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Nagoya in April, plan for little chillier days in Fujikawaguchiko-machi, with highs around 15°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tokyo.

Things to do in Fujikawaguchiko-machi

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Koshu, Hayabusa Onsen, Arakurayama Sengen Park, Fujinomiya Route
Highlights from your plan
Lake Kawaguchi ©
Lake Kawaguchi
Saiko Lake ©
Saiko Lake
Daiszenji Temple ©
Daiszenji Temple

4
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Meguro River and Odaiba Kaihin Koen (Odaiba Seaside Park). Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Ginza and Pokemon Mega Center Tokyo. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tokyo: Chigogafuchi Marine Plateau (in Enoshima) and Kamakura (Engaku-ji Temple, Kencho-ji Temple, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Tokyo Camii & Turkish Culture Center, get all the equipment you need at Kimono Kawaii Company Shibuya, make a trip to Chidorigafuchi, and admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Tokyo road trip planner.

You can drive from Fujikawaguchiko-machi to Tokyo in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Fujikawaguchiko-machi in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in Tokyo, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Kamakura, Chigogafuchi Marine Plateau
Highlights from your plan
Asakusa Shrine ©
Asakusa Shrine
Nezu Shrine ©
Nezu Shrine
Kencho-ji Temple
Kencho-ji Temple

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