20 days in Japan & South Korea Itinerary

20 days in Japan & South Korea Itinerary

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Tokyo, Japan
— 3 nights
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Kyoto, Japan
— 2 nights
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Osaka, Japan
— 4 nights
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Seoul, South Korea
— 4 nights
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Tokyo, Japan
— 4 nights

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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.
To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Tokyo visit planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Tokyo is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also fly. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is minus 1 hour. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in August; daily highs in Tokyo reach 36°C and lows reach 28°C. On the 10th (Sat), you'll travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Tokyo

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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.
To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Kyoto travel route planner.

Getting from Tokyo to Kyoto by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In August in Kyoto, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 29°C at night. You'll set off for Osaka on the 12th (Mon).

Things to do in Kyoto

4
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Osaka, Japan

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.
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Getting from Kyoto to Osaka by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 29°C. You will leave for Seoul on the 16th (Fri).

Things to do in Osaka

4
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Seoul, South Korea

Seoul
One of east Asia's major cultural and financial centers, Seoul boasts five World Heritage Sites and a huge selection of museums, temples, shrines, palaces, parks, gardens, and glass-and-steel skyscrapers.
For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Seoul trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Osaka to Seoul in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Osaka in August: highs in Seoul hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 27°C. On the 20th (Tue), you'll travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Seoul

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Tours

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Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo
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Fly from Seoul to Tokyo in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. On the 25th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

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