4 days in Japan Itinerary

4 days in Japan Itinerary

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1
Kyoto
— 2 nights
2
Tokyo
— 1 night

2
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.
You've now added Ran Theatre Kyoto to your itinerary. On the 28th (Sun), catch a live performance at Ran Theatre Kyoto, thensteep yourself in history at Sanjusangendo Temple, thencontemplate the long history of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, and finally steep yourself in history at Kiyomizu-dera Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Nijo Castle, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kinkaku-ji, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Ryoanji Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ginkakuji Temple.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Kyoto itinerary planning tool.

Hanoi, Vietnam to Kyoto is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time (ICT) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 2 hours. In June, daytime highs in Kyoto are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Tokyo.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Nightlife
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Senso-ji Temple, thenadmire the striking features of Tokyo Tower, thendon't miss a visit to Meiji Jingu Shrine, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Tokyo driving holiday planner.

Traveling by train from Kyoto to Tokyo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower

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