18 days in Vilnius County & Japan Itinerary

18 days in Vilnius County & Japan Itinerary

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Vilnius, Lithuania
— 2 nights
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Tokyo, Japan
— 4 nights
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Numazu, Japan
— 3 nights
4
Kyoto, Japan
— 4 nights
5
Hiroshima, Japan
— 3 nights

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Vilnius, Lithuania

Vilnius ©
The capital of Lithuania, Vilnius, boasts an impressive medieval quarter--one of the continent's largest and a World Heritage Site with almost 2,000 historical buildings.
Let the collections at Trakai Island Castle Museum and KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus) capture your imagination. Get a sense of the local culture at Vilnius Old Town and Gate of Dawn. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Gediminas Castle Tower, tour the pleasant surroundings at PuckoriU Atodanga, take a stroll through Uzupis, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bernardine Church (Bernardinu Baznycia).

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Vilnius trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Lithuania, the closest major aiports are Vilnius International Airport and Kaunas International Airport. In September in Vilnius, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Vilnius

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Trakai Island Castle Museum
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Trakai Island Castle Museum ©
Trakai Island Castle Museum
Vilnius Old Town ©
Vilnius Old Town
Gediminas Castle Tower ©
Gediminas Castle Tower

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Tokyo, Japan

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Senso-ji Temple and Imperial Palace. Do some cultural sightseeing at Tokyo National Museum and Edo-Tokyo Museum. Take a break from Tokyo with a short trip to Moroiso Shores in Miura, about 1h 30 min away. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Odaiba District, get a taste of the local shopping with Asakusa, don't miss a visit to Meiji Jingu Shrine, and stop by Akihabara.

To find more things to do and tourist information, refer to the Tokyo trip itinerary maker website.

Fly from Vilnius to Tokyo in 16.5 hours. Traveling from Vilnius to Tokyo, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Vilnius in September, expect nights in Tokyo to be warmer, around 24°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Numazu.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Moroiso Shores
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Odaiba District ©
Odaiba District
Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Tokyo National Museum ©
Tokyo National Museum

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Numazu, Japan

Numazu ©
Numazu tourism focuses primarily on what lies just outside of the town, with the urban area providing a base for wider regional, natural explorations.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Otago Beach and Toi Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Mount Fuji and Ita Beach. There's more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Ose Beach and contemplate the waterfront views at Susono Fishing Park.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Numazu tour builder website.

Take a train from Tokyo to Numazu in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Numazu, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Kyoto.

Things to do in Numazu

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Otago Beach, Susono Fishing Park, Mount Fuji, Toi Beach
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Mount Fuji ©
Mount Fuji
Ita Beach
Ita Beach

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Kyoto, Japan

Kyoto ©
The national capital for over a thousand years, Kyoto retains much of the charm of old Japan, boasting numerous temples and shrines that seem completely untouched by the modern world.
Kyoto Museum of Crafts and Design and Todaiji Temple Cultural Center will appeal to museum buffs. Get some cultural insight at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine and Kiyomizu-dera Temple. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kyoto: Dotombori District (in Dotombori) and Nara (Nara Park & Todai-ji Temple). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Nijo Castle, stop by Kyo no Takumi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ryoanji Temple, and steep yourself in history at Osaka Castle.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Kyoto vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Numazu to Kyoto takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Numazu in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Kyoto, with lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can take a train to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trips

Nara, Osaka
Highlights from your plan
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

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Hiroshima, Japan

Hiroshima ©
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Hiroshima National Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims, and then contemplate the long history of Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Mikasahama Beach, then get to know the fascinating history of Miyajima, then steep yourself in history at Itsukushima Shrine Torii, and finally contemplate the long history of Itsukushima Shrine.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Hiroshima tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Kyoto to Hiroshima takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 19°C. You'll set off for home on the 7th (Mon).

Things to do in Hiroshima

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Hatsukaichi
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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum ©
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
Itsukushima Shrine ©
Itsukushima Shrine
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima ©
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima

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