6 days in Osaka, Shiga Prefecture & Mie Prefecture Itinerary

6 days in Osaka, Shiga Prefecture & Mie Prefecture Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Osaka
— 2 nights
2
Higashiomi
— 1 night
3
Toba
— 2 nights

2
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.
To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Osaka trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Osaka. In February, daytime highs in Osaka are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You'll set off for Higashiomi on the 6th (Thu).

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

1
night
Higashiomi

Higashiomi
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kongorin-ji Temple 3 Storey Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Saimyo-ji Temple 3 Storey Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Saimyo-ji Temple Main Hall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saimyo-ji Temple, thenget to know the fascinating history of Gokashokondo Street, and finally steep yourself in history at Oumi Shonin Yashiki Nakae Jungoro Tei.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Higashiomi travel route planner.

You can drive from Osaka to Higashiomi in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Toba.

Things to do in Higashiomi

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kora-cho, Kongorin-ji Temple 3 Storey Tower

2
nights
Toba

Toba ©
Notable for its oysters and the production of cultured pearls, the city of Toba, mostly situated within Ise-Shima National Park, includes a number of small islands in Ise Bay.
On the 8th (Sat), meet the residents at Toba Aquarium, head off the coast to Mikimoto Pearl Island, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Former Toba Elementary School, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Ise Shrine Geku, and finally make a trip to Oharai-machi. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shinmei Shrine, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aonominesan Shofuku-ji Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ise Grand Shrine, thendon't miss a visit to Okage Yokocho, thenmake a trip to Meotoiwa, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Futami Okitama Shrine.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Toba route maker tool.

Traveling by car from Higashiomi to Toba takes 2.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Toba

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Ise
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Ise Grand Shrine ©
Ise Grand Shrine
Toba Aquarium ©
Toba Aquarium
Mikimoto Pearl Island ©
Mikimoto Pearl Island

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