6 days in Seki, Kyoto & Osaka Itinerary

6 days in Seki, Kyoto & Osaka Itinerary

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Drive to Suvarnabhumi Airport, Fly to Chubu Centrair International Airport, Drive to Seki
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Seki
— 1 night
Drive
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Kyoto
— 2 nights
Train
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Osaka
— 1 day
Fly

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Seki

— 1 night
Seki is a city located in Gifu Prefecture, Japan. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): explore the world behind art at Cultural Facilities Toko Shinoda Art Space, take in the spiritual surroundings of Takazawa Kannon, steep yourself in history at Mino History Museum Former Imai Family Residence, examine the collection at Seki Blacksmithing Tradition Museum, then see the interesting displays at Feather Museum of Razor, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sekizenkoji Temple - Sokyuji Temple.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Seki trip builder app.

Bangkok, Thailand to Seki is an approximately 15-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Indochina Time to Japan Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Bangkok in November, with highs in Seki at 16°C and lows at 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Seki

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Kyoto

— 2 nights
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.
On the 4th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kennin-ji Temple, go for a walk through Gion, and then steep yourself in history at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine. Here are some ideas for day two: get to know the fascinating history of Hieizan Enryaku-ji Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shinnyodo Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Konkai Komyoji Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shimogamo Jinja, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kinkaku-ji, and finally steep yourself in history at Kitano Tenmangu Shrine.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kyoto trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Seki to Kyoto takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in November, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Osaka.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Osaka

— 1 day
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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Toshodai-ji Temple, step into the grandiose world of Osaka Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sumiyoshi Taisha Shrine, and finally stop by Dotombori District.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Osaka travel route builder app.

You can take a train from Kyoto to Osaka in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In November in Osaka, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip