25 days in Japan Itinerary

25 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tokyo
— 6 nights
2
Yamanashi
— 2 nights
3
Kyoto
— 5 nights
4
Osaka
— 5 nights
5
Hiroshima
— 3 nights
6
Nagasaki
— 1 night

6
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Akihabara, Harajuku Station, Robot Restaurant, and other attractions. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, take in the spiritual surroundings of Senso-ji Temple, get a sense of history and politics at Imperial Palace, and make a trip to Tokyo Skytree.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Tokyo road trip site.

Bournemouth, UK to Tokyo is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of train and flight. Traveling from Bournemouth to Tokyo, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bournemouth in April: high temperatures in Tokyo hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Yamanashi.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park
Highlights from your plan
Akihabara ©
Akihabara
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden ©
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine

2
nights
Yamanashi

Yamanashi ©
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Yokomizo Seishikan, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, let little ones run wild at Yamanashi Fuehukigawa Fruit Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Yamanashi City Peach Fields, thenadmire the verdant scenery at Nishizawa Valley, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Kobu-shigatake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Ichinokama Falls, thentake in the awesome beauty at Mt. Kentoku, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Daitakesannaga Shrine.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Yamanashi road trip tool.

Drive from Tokyo to Yamanashi in 2 hours. While traveling from Tokyo, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Yamanashi, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Yamanashi

Parks Nature Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Yamanashi Fuehukigawa Fruit Park ©
Yamanashi Fuehukigawa Fruit Park
Spas
Daitakesannaga Shrine ©
Daitakesannaga Shrine

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 day-by-day itinerary now includes Pontocho District, Kyoto Tower, Tea Ceremony Koto, and other attractions you added. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, hunt for treasures at Nishiki Market Shopping District, steep yourself in history at Heian Shrine, and take in the pleasant sights at Philosopher's Walk.

To see maps, photos, and tourist information, read Kyoto trip maker site.

You can drive from Yamanashi to Kyoto in 5.5 hours. When traveling from Yamanashi in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Kyoto, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. On the 26th (Sun), you'll travel to Osaka.

Things to do in Kyoto

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Classes
Highlights from your plan
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Arashiyama ©
Arashiyama
Gion
Gion

5
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 Tempozan Ferris Wheel, Namba Yasaka Shrine, America Mura, and other attractions you added. The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Japan, contemplate the long history of Osaka Castle, make a trip to Kuromon Market, and admire the striking features of Kuchu Teien Observatory.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Osaka itinerary builder app.

Take a train from Kyoto to Osaka in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Osaka

Theme Parks Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
Osaka Castle ©
Osaka Castle
Dotombori District ©
Dotombori District

3
nights
Hiroshima

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 2nd (Sat): delve into the lush surroundings at Misen Wild Woods, contemplate the long history of Itsukushima Shrine, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Senjokaku. On the next day, step into the grandiose world of Hiroshima Castle, pause for some photo ops at Memorial Tower to the Mobilized Students, thencontemplate the long history of Atomic Bomb Dome, thentake an in-depth tour of Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, and finally make a trip to Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Hiroshima online trip builder.

You can take a train from Osaka to Hiroshima in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In May, daytime highs in Hiroshima are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Nagasaki.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Hatsukaichi
Highlights from your plan
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum ©
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima ©
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima
Itsukushima Shrine ©
Itsukushima Shrine

1
night
Nagasaki

Nagasaki ©
The hilly port city of Nagasaki has become known internationally as one of the two Japanese cities to be destroyed by an atomic bomb towards the close of World War II.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): pause for some photo ops at Hypocenter of Atomic Bombing, take an in-depth tour of Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum, see the interesting displays at Nagasaki Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims, steep yourself in history at Nagasaki Peace Park, thenmake a trip to World Peace Symbol Zone, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Inasa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ōura Church, take in nature's colorful creations at Glover Garden, thenexamine the collection at Dejima, and finally ponder the world of politics at Nagasaki Prefectural Government Observation Deck.

To find photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Nagasaki online trip itinerary builder.

You can take a train from Hiroshima to Nagasaki in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In May in Nagasaki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nagasaki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Glover Garden ©
Glover Garden
Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum ©
Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum
Nagasaki Peace Park ©
Nagasaki Peace Park

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