29 days in Japan Itinerary

29 days in Japan Itinerary

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Tokyo
— 5 nights
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Fujikawaguchiko-machi
— 4 nights
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Kanazawa
— 4 nights
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Kyoto
— 5 nights
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Osaka
— 4 nights
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Himeji
— 1 night
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Hiroshima
— 4 nights

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Maihama (Tokyo Disneyland & Tokyo DisneySea). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, admire the striking features of Tokyo Tower, stroll around Ueno Park, and enjoy breathtaking views from Tokyo Skytree.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Tokyo itinerary maker website.

Zagreb, Croatia to Tokyo is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Zagreb to Tokyo, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Zagreb in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Tokyo, with lows of 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Fujikawaguchiko-machi.

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Matsumoto Castle (in Matsumoto), Hakone-machi (Fun2Drive, Hakone Ropeway, &more) and Yamataka Jindai Cherry Blossom (in Hokuto). The adventure continues: get impressive views of Mount Fuji, walk around Arakurayama Sengen Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kawaguchi Sengen Shrine, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Kawaguchi.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Fujikawaguchiko-machi trip builder site.

You can drive from Tokyo to Fujikawaguchiko-machi in 2 hours. When traveling from Tokyo 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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can drive to Kanazawa.

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World heritage site
Mount Fuji
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Kanazawa

Kanazawa ©
An old castle town largely unspoiled during World War II, Kanazawa features well-preserved architecture spread across a range of districts.
Venture out of the city with trips to Takayama (Takayama Festival Floats Exhibition Hall, Takayama Jinya, &more), Ishikawa Jumoku Park (in Hakusan) and Shirakawa-mura (Nagase house, The Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go Gassho Style Houses, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Kenrokuen Garden, admire the landmark architecture of Kanazawa Station, explore the historical opulence of Kanazawa Castle, and make a trip to Omicho Market.

To find where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Kanazawa trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Fujikawaguchiko-machi to Kanazawa takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Traveling from Fujikawaguchiko-machi in April, you will find days in Kanazawa are somewhat warmer (20°C), and nights are little chillier (8°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive to Kyoto.

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Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

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Architectural Building
Takayama Jinya
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Kenrokuen Garden
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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.
Kyoto is known for historic sites, shopping, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Kiyomizu-dera Temple, take a stroll through Arashiyama, step into the grandiose world of Nijo Castle, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kyoto online route planner.

You can drive from Kanazawa to Kyoto in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. April in Kyoto sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Osaka.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Shopping
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World heritage site
Nijo Castle
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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Osaka: Koya-cho (Koyasan Okunoin & Mt. Koya), Kiishosoji Temple (in Gose) and Nara (Experience YAMATO, Todaiji Temple Cultural Center, &more). There's much more to do: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Japan, visit Dotombori District, capture your vacation like a pro with Photoguider-Japan, and explore the historical opulence of Osaka Castle.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Osaka trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Kyoto to Osaka takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Osaka can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Himeji.

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Parks · Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

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Wildlife Area
Nara Park
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Castle
Osaka Castle
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Himeji

Himeji ©
The castle around which the city of Himeji has developed represents one of the best preserved in the country, and has been designated as a national treasure and a World Heritage Site.
On the 28th (Wed), take in nature's colorful creations at Koko-en, step into the grandiose world of Himeji Castle, and then take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Takamikura.

To find maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Himeji itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Osaka to Himeji in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Osaka in April, you will find days in Himeji are a bit cooler (20°C), and nights are about the same (14°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Himeji

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

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Garden
Koko-en
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World heritage site
Himeji Castle
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Hiroshima

Hiroshima ©

City of Peace

Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Get out of town with these interesting Hiroshima side-trips: Hatsukaichi (Itsukushima Shrine & Miyajima) and Mt. Misen (in Miyajima). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima, examine the collection at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, appreciate the history behind Children's Peace Monument, and enjoy some diversion at SHA-RAKU Archery Experience.

To see maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Hiroshima travel planner.

Traveling by train from Himeji to Hiroshima takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, daily temperatures in Hiroshima can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

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World heritage site
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima
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Historic Site
Atomic Bomb Dome
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