39 days in Japan Itinerary

39 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Hiji-machi
— 2 nights
2
Beppu
— Few hours
3
Yufu
— 2 nights
4
Kokonoe-machi
— 1 night
5
Miyazaki
— 2 nights
6
Kanoya
— 1 night
7
Kagoshima
— 2 nights
8
Isahaya
— Few hours
9
Nagasaki
— 1 night
10
Nishisonogi-gun
— 1 night
11
Saikai
— 1 night
12
Sasebo
— 3 nights
13
Saga
— 1 night
14
Karatsu
— 2 nights
15
Fukuoka
— 1 night
16
Kitakyushu
— 3 nights
17
Shimonoseki
— 2 nights
18
Hiroshima
— 2 nights
19
Kure
— 2 nights
20
Onomichi
— 2 nights
21
Fukuyama
— 2 nights
22
Kurashiki
— 2 nights
23
Okayama
— 3 nights

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Hiji-machi

Hiji-machi ©
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Honolulu, USA to Hiji-machi is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 19 hours traveling from Honolulu to Hiji-machi. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Honolulu in October: high temperatures in Hiji-machi hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Beppu.

Things to do in Hiji-machi

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

African Safari
Highlights from your plan
Harmony Land ©
Harmony Land
African Safari ©
African Safari

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Beppu

Beppu ©
The resort town of Beppu puts the geothermal nature of the region to good use.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): walk around Beppu Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Beppu Tower, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Umi Jigoku, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Kamado Jigoku, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Shidakako Lake.

To see photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Beppu trip itinerary planning site.

Beppu is just a stone's throw from Hiji-machi. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Yufu.

Things to do in Beppu

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Shidakako Lake ©
Shidakako Lake
Umi Jigoku ©
Umi Jigoku
Beppu Park ©
Beppu Park

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Yufu

Yufu ©
Discover widely renowned onsens on a tour of Yufu, a tranquil town overlooked by a two-peaked mountain.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Yufuin Area, Lake Kinrin, Yufuin Onsen, and other attractions you added.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Yufu travel site.

You can drive from Beppu to Yufu in an hour. Another option is to take a train. In October in Yufu, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kokonoe-machi.

Things to do in Yufu

Parks Nature Spas

Side Trip

Takachiho Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Takachiho Gorge ©
Takachiho Gorge
Lake Kinrin ©
Lake Kinrin
Yufuin Area ©
Yufuin Area

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Kokonoe-machi

Kokonoe-machi ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Sendo Falls, take in the views from Kokonoe Yume Otsurihashi Bridge, thenexplore the striking landscape at Handa Highland, and finally identify plant and animal life at Tadewara Wetlands.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Kokonoe-machi road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Yufu to Kokonoe-machi takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Miyazaki.

Things to do in Kokonoe-machi

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Tadewara Wetlands ©
Tadewara Wetlands
Kokonoe Yume Otsurihashi Bridge ©
Kokonoe Yume Otsurihashi Bridge
Sendo Falls ©
Sendo Falls

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Miyazaki

Miyazaki ©
Enjoying some of the warmest weather on Japan's main islands, Miyazaki thrived as a resort town in the 1980s, with hotels, beaches, and seafood restaurants galore.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Miyazaki Art Center, Miyzaki Science Center, Miyakoh Botanic Garden Aoshima, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): make a trip to Phoenix Seagaia Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Miyakoh Botanic Garden Aoshima, thenengage your brain at Miyzaki Science Center, thenget into the urban bustle at Miyazaki Art Center, and finally stop by AEON MALL Miyazaki.

Discover how to plan a Miyazaki trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Kokonoe-machi to Miyazaki in 4 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Miyazaki can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kanoya.

Things to do in Miyazaki

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Miyzaki Science Center ©
Miyzaki Science Center
AEON MALL Miyazaki ©
AEON MALL Miyazaki
Phoenix Seagaia Resort ©
Phoenix Seagaia Resort

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Kanoya

Kanoya ©
Kanoya is a city in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): find something for the whole family at Kirishimagaoka Park, thenadmire the natural beauty at Kanoya Rose Garden, and then see the interesting displays at Kanoya Air Base Museum.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kanoya trip builder.

Getting from Miyazaki to Kanoya by car takes about 2 hours. In October, daytime highs in Kanoya are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Kagoshima.

Things to do in Kanoya

Parks Theme Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Kanoya Rose Garden ©
Kanoya Rose Garden
Kanoya Air Base Museum ©
Kanoya Air Base Museum
Kirishimagaoka Park ©
Kirishimagaoka Park

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Kagoshima

Kagoshima ©
Kagoshima sits across the bay from Sakurajima, an active volcano that serves as a symbol of the city and works its way into many aspects of life here.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): get impressive views of Sakurajima. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Kagoshima Chuo Station, make a trip to Tenmonkan, thenmake a trip to Chiran Samurai Residence Garden, thenobserve the fascinating underwater world at Kagoshima City Aquarium, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at AMU PLAZA KAGOSHIMA.

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You can drive from Kanoya to Kagoshima in 2 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Kanoya in October since evenings lows in Kagoshima dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Isahaya.

Things to do in Kagoshima

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Chiran Samurai Residence Garden
Highlights from your plan
Sakurajima ©
Sakurajima
Tenmonkan ©
Tenmonkan
Kagoshima City Aquarium ©
Kagoshima City Aquarium

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Isahaya

Isahaya
Isahaya is a city located in Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan. To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Isahaya online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Kagoshima to Isahaya takes 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. On the 18th (Sun), you're off to Nagasaki.

Things to do in Isahaya

Historic Sites Parks Museums

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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.
On the 18th (Sun), take in nature's colorful creations at Glover Garden, see the interesting displays at Dejima, explore the wide array of goods at Nagasaki Hamaya, thenwalk around Nakashimagawa Park, thenexamine the collection at Nagasaki Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims, and finally get engrossed in the history at Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Nagasaki online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Isahaya to Nagasaki by car takes about an hour. In October, daily temperatures in Nagasaki can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Nishisonogi-gun.

Things to do in Nagasaki

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

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Nishisonogi-gun

Nishisonogi-gun ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): pause for some photo ops at 26 Christian Martyrs Landing Site.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Nishisonogi-gun day trip planner.

Nishisonogi-gun is just a short distance from Nagasaki. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 20th (Tue), you'll travel to Saikai.
Highlights from your plan
26 Christian Martyrs Landing Site ©
26 Christian Martyrs Landing Site

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Saikai

Saikai ©
On the 20th (Tue), Head underground at Nanatsugama Limestone Cave, thenget to know the resident critters at Nagasaki Bio Park, and then take in the pleasant sights at Nagasaki Holland Village.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Saikai trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Nishisonogi-gun to Saikai takes an hour. October in Saikai sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Sasebo.

Things to do in Saikai

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Nagasaki Bio Park ©
Nagasaki Bio Park
Nanatsugama Limestone Cave ©
Nanatsugama Limestone Cave
Nagasaki Holland Village ©
Nagasaki Holland Village

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Sasebo

Sasebo ©
With its U.S.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Maritime Self-Defense Force Sasebo Museum, Kujukushima Aquarium Umikirara, Kujukushima Pearl Sea Resort, and other attractions you added. There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Tenkaiho, enjoy breathtaking views from Mt. Yumiharidake Observation Deck, and pause for some serene contemplation at Miuracho Catholic Church.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Sasebo road trip planner.

You can drive from Saikai to Sasebo in an hour. In October in Sasebo, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Sat) before leaving for Saga.

Things to do in Sasebo

Theme Parks Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Huis Ten Bosch ©
Huis Ten Bosch
Tenkaiho ©
Tenkaiho
Ishidake Observatory ©
Ishidake Observatory

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Saga

Saga ©
Saga is the capital city of Saga Prefecture, located on the island of Kyushu, Japan.Saga was the capital of Saga Domain in the Edo period, and largest city of former Hizen Province.As of February 28, 2017, the city has an estimated population of 234,453 and a population density of 543 persons per kmĀ². Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): stroll through Yoshinogari Historical Park, take an in-depth tour of Saga Castle Hommaru History Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Mietsu Naval Dock.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Saga trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Sasebo to Saga takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Saga can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Karatsu.

Things to do in Saga

Historic Sites Parks Classes

Side Trips

Yanagawa Ohana, Yoshinogari Historical Park
Highlights from your plan
Yoshinogari Historical Park ©
Yoshinogari Historical Park
Saga Castle Hommaru History Museum ©
Saga Castle Hommaru History Museum
Yanagawa Ohana ©
Yanagawa Ohana

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Karatsu

Karatsu ©
The coastal city of Karatsu has long held importance for trade with China and the Korean Peninsula.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Former Takatori House, thencontemplate the long history of Nagoya Castle Ruins, and then explore the activities along Nanatsugama Caves. On the next day, enjoy breathtaking views from Mt. Kagamiyama West Observation Deck, thenmake a trip to Nijino Matsubara, and then explore the historical opulence of Karatsu Castle.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Karatsu trip builder website.

You can drive from Saga to Karatsu in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Saga in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of °F in Karatsu. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Fukuoka.

Things to do in Karatsu

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Nagoya Castle Ruins ©
Nagoya Castle Ruins
Mt. Kagamiyama West Observation Deck ©
Mt. Kagamiyama West Observation Deck
Karatsu Castle ©
Karatsu Castle

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Fukuoka

Fukuoka ©
The largest city on the island, Fukuoka formed through the merger of two former cities that had grown up either side of the Naka River.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): take in panoramic vistas at Fukuoka Tower, go for a walk through Ohori Park, explore the world behind art at Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, thenbrowse the different shops at Tenjin Underground Shopping Center, and finally admire the striking features of Hakata Station.

Plan trip to Fukuoka with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Karatsu to Fukuoka takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Fukuoka when traveling from Karatsu in October, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kitakyushu.

Things to do in Fukuoka

Museums Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Dazaifu Exhibition hall
Highlights from your plan
Fukuoka Asian Art Museum ©
Fukuoka Asian Art Museum
Ohori Park ©
Ohori Park
Hakata Station ©
Hakata Station

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Kitakyushu

Kitakyushu ©
An important gateway for trade and travel between Honshu and Kyushu, the city of Kitakyushu has an old industrial waterfront and provides access to a number of natural sites across the wider region.
Kitakyushu is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Kokura Castle, make a trip to San Ki Ro, admire the striking features of Kitakyushu International Friendship Memorial Library, and get engrossed in the history at Matsumoto Seicho Memorial Museum.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Kitakyushu vacation planning site.

You can drive from Fukuoka to Kitakyushu in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Shimonoseki.

Things to do in Kitakyushu

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Kokura Castle ©
Kokura Castle
Mojiko Retro ©
Mojiko Retro

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Shimonoseki

Shimonoseki ©
A bustling port town noted as the site of two major battles in Japan's history, Shimonoseki also attracts gourmands as the world capital of the potentially poisonous pufferfish, or fugu--prepared only by licensed chefs and considered a delicacy.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Akama Shrine, visit Karato market, thenget up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Kaikyokan, thendon't miss a visit to Kanmon Tunnel for Humans (Shimonoseki Side), and finally snap pictures at Kanmon Bridge. Keep things going the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Akiyoshido, thenhead off the coast to Tsunoshima, thensnap pictures at Tsunoshimao Bridge, and finally walk around Tsunoshima Lighthouse Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Shimonoseki online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Kitakyushu to Shimonoseki takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October in Shimonoseki, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Shimonoseki

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature

Side Trip

Akiyoshido
Highlights from your plan
Kaikyokan ©
Kaikyokan
Akiyoshido ©
Akiyoshido
Tsunoshimao Bridge ©
Tsunoshimao Bridge

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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 3rd (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Hiroshima Castle, pause for some photo ops at Memorial Tower to the Mobilized Students, steep yourself in history at Atomic Bomb Dome, thentake an in-depth tour of Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, and finally make a trip to Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Itsukushima Shrine, pause for some photo ops at Peace Bell, and then pause for some photo ops at Children's Peace Monument.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Hiroshima trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Shimonoseki to Hiroshima by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kure.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Itsukushima Shrine
Highlights from your plan
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum ©
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima ©
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima
Atomic Bomb Dome ©
Atomic Bomb Dome

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Kure

Kure ©
The port city of Kure possesses a rich history of shipbuilding, and has served as a major naval base since the 19th century.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Kure Shuo Dock Terminal, examine the collection at JMSDF Kure Museum, see the interesting displays at Yamato Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kameyama Shrine, thenstroll around Areikarasukojima Park, and finally stroll around Ondonoseto Park. Keep things going the next day: stop by Itsukushima Gekijyo, enjoy the sand and surf at Mikasahama Beach, observe the fascinating underwater world at Miyajima Public Aquarium, take in the spiritual surroundings of Daiganji Temple, thentake an in-depth tour of Itsukushima Shrine Treasure Hall, and finally snap pictures at Miyajima Port Sambashi Bridge.

For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Kure sightseeing tool.

Traveling by car from Hiroshima to Kure takes an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Onomichi.

Things to do in Kure

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hatsukaichi
Highlights from your plan
Miyajima Public Aquarium ©
Miyajima Public Aquarium
JMSDF Kure Museum ©
JMSDF Kure Museum
Yamato Museum ©
Yamato Museum

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Onomichi

Onomichi ©
A port city next to the inland sea, Onomichi maintains a small-town feel and a domestic reputation for well-preserved landmarks, quiet streets, and traditions.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Commemorative Library, make a trip to Neko no Hosomichi, stroll around Senkoji & Senkoji Park, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Ishitsuchiyamakusari Shugyo, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saikokuji Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jyodo Shrine. On the next day, head outdoors with Ikuchi Bridge, snap pictures at Innoshima Bridge, head outdoors with Ikuchijima, thenadmire the masterpieces at Hirayama Ikuo Museum of Art, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kosanji Temple, and finally take in the views from Tatara Bridge.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Onomichi trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Kure to Onomichi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Kure in November, expect nights in Onomichi to be about the same, around °F, while days are slightly colder, around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Fukuyama.

Things to do in Onomichi

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Mt. Kiro Observatory Park
Highlights from your plan
Senkoji & Senkoji Park ©
Senkoji & Senkoji Park
Kosanji Temple ©
Kosanji Temple
Mt. Kiro Observatory Park ©
Mt. Kiro Observatory Park

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Fukuyama

Fukuyama ©
A trip to Fukuyama, a riverside city known for its fragrant roses, is not complete without a visit to its main attraction, a quaint port village lined with old wooden houses and fishing boats.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nunakuma Shrine, steep yourself in history at Ryoma no Kakure Heya Masuya Seiemontaku, examine the collection at Irohamaru Exhibition Building, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tomo no Ura, thensteep yourself in history at Ota House, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Fukuzen-ji Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Fukuyama Castle, browse the exhibits of Fukuyama Castle Musem, get to know the resident critters at Fukuyama City Zoo, get in on the family fun at Miroku no sato, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Abuto Kannon (Bandai-ji Temple Kannondo), and finally don't miss a visit to Myooin Temple.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Fukuyama journey planner.

Drive from Onomichi to Fukuyama in an hour. In November in Fukuyama, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kurashiki.

Things to do in Fukuyama

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Tomo no Ura ©
Tomo no Ura
Abuto Kannon (Bandai-ji Temple Kannondo) ©
Abuto Kannon (Bandai-ji Temple Kannondo)
Fukuyama City Zoo ©
Fukuyama City Zoo

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Kurashiki

Kurashiki ©
A town once known for its industriousness, today Kurashiki enjoys a reputation for its architecture and art.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): stop by Mamekichi Hompo, Kurashiki, don't miss a visit to Chugoku Bank Kurashiki Hommachi Branch Office, examine the collection at Kurabo Memorial Hall, examine the collection at Japanese Rural Toy Museum, thenget to know the fascinating history of Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter, and finally admire the masterpieces at Ohara Museum of Art. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Ohashi House, take in the spiritual surroundings of Achi Shrine, don't miss a visit to Kurashiki Ivy Square, thenget outside with Great Seto Bridge, thenget some jogging in at Kaze no Michi, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Washu.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Kurashiki trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Fukuyama to Kurashiki in an hour. November in Kurashiki sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Okayama.

Things to do in Kurashiki

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Ohara Museum of Art ©
Ohara Museum of Art
Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter ©
Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter
Japanese Rural Toy Museum ©
Japanese Rural Toy Museum

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Okayama

Okayama
A major transit hub in western Japan, Okayama provides a convenient mid-point between Kyoto, Osaka, and Hiroshima.
On the 13th (Fri), walk around Ishiyama Park, admire the natural beauty at Okayama Korakuen Garden, thenadmire the masterpieces at Yumeji Art Museum (Yumeji-Kyodo Bijutsukan), thenexplore the historical opulence of Okayama Castle, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at AEON MALL Mall Okayama. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kibitsuhiko Shrine, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kibitsu Shrine, admire the natural beauty at RSK Bara Garden, thenbuy something for everyone on your list at Sun Station Terrace Okayama, thenappreciate the history behind Momotaro Statue, and finally walk around Nishigawa Canal Park.

To see ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Okayama online holiday planner.

You can drive from Kurashiki to Okayama in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Okayama are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Okayama

Shopping Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
AEON MALL Mall Okayama
AEON MALL Mall Okayama
Okayama Korakuen Garden ©
Okayama Korakuen Garden
Okayama Castle ©
Okayama Castle