21 days in Japan Itinerary

21 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  6 h 15 min
1
Osaka
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h
2
Kyoto
— 5 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
3
Tokyo
— 9 nights
Train:  2 h
4
Nagoya
— 2 nights
5
Nagoya
— 1 night
Train + Fly:  7 h
End: Singapore

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Shinsekai as well as Kuromon Market.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Osaka planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Osaka is an approximately 10- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Osaka. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Singapore in February: high temperatures in Osaka hover around 11°C and lows are around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Kyoto.
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Kuromon Market ©
Kuromon Market
Shinsekai ©
Shinsekai

5
nights
Kyoto

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Kitano Tenmangu Shrine, Daitoku-ji Temple, Kinkaku-ji, and other attractions.

To find more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Kyoto online trip itinerary maker.

Kyoto is just a stone's throw from Osaka. In February, daily temperatures in Kyoto can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. You'll have a few hours on the 14th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Tokyo.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Kinkaku-ji ©
Kinkaku-ji

9
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've added Kikkoman Soy Sauce Museum, Yokohama Chinatown, Mount Fuji, and other attractions to your itinerary. Take a break from Tokyo with a short trip to The Hakone Open-Air Museum in Hakone-machi, about 1h 40 min away. There's more to do: wander the streets of Akihabara and shop like a local with Asakusa.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Tokyo trip itinerary builder app.

You can take a train from Kyoto to Tokyo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In February in Tokyo, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 2°C at night. On the 23rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Nagoya.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Nature Parks

Side Trips

Yokohama Chinatown, The Hakone Open-Air Museum, Kikkoman Soy Sauce Museum, Mount Fuji
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Akihabara ©
Akihabara
Mount Fuji ©
Mount Fuji
The Hakone Open-Air Museum ©
The Hakone Open-Air Museum

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Nagoya Castle, Okazaki Castle and Maruya Hatcho Miso. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get behind the scenes at Maruya Hatcho Miso, then step into the grandiose world of Okazaki Castle, and then make a trip to Osu Shopping Street.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Nagoya trip planner.

Traveling by train from Tokyo to Nagoya takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. When traveling from Tokyo in February, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Nagoya: temperatures range from 7°C by day to 2°C at night. On the 25th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Nagoya.

Things to do in Nagoya

Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Okazaki
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Nagoya Castle ©
Nagoya Castle
Osu Shopping Street ©
Osu Shopping Street
Maruya Hatcho Miso ©
Maruya Hatcho Miso

1
night
Nagoya

Nagoya ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mentai Park Tokoname. On the 25th (Tue), learn the secrets of production at Mentai Park Tokoname.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Nagoya travel planner.

On the 26th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Nagoya

Tours

Side Trip

Mentai Park Tokoname
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Mentai Park Tokoname ©
Mentai Park Tokoname

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