7 days in Japan Itinerary

7 days in Japan Itinerary

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Beppu
— 1 night
2
Aso
— 3 nights
3
Unzen
— 1 night
4
Ureshino
— 1 night
5
Yame
— Few hours

1
night
Beppu

Beppu ©
The resort town of Beppu puts the geothermal nature of the region to good use.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): learn about winemaking at Ajimu Budoushu Koubou, admire the sheer force of Higashi Shiya Falls, and then stop by Saigoku Dosan Kagiya.

For where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Beppu trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Switzerland, the closest major aiports are Fukuoka Airport, Kagoshima Airport and Hiroshima Airport. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in November, and nighttime lows around 13°C. On the 10th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Aso.

Things to do in Beppu

Parks · Nature · Wineries

Side Trips

Usa, Saigoku Dosan Kagiya
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Shidakako Lake ©
Shidakako Lake
Higashi Shiya Falls ©
Higashi Shiya Falls
Tsurunoyu ©
Tsurunoyu

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nights
Aso

Aso ©
Formed in 2005 after the merger of several smaller towns, Aso still offers a break from the urbane.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Yamanami Highway. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Mon): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Kuju, look for gifts at Michi-no-Eki Asobonosato Kugino, and then get to know the fascinating history of Aso Mizuki Meguri.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Aso trip maker.

You can drive from Beppu to Aso in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. November in Aso sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Unzen.

Things to do in Aso

Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

Taketa, Michi-no-Eki Asobonosato Kugino, Yamanami Highway, Kuju Mountain Range
Highlights from your plan
Mt. Kuju ©
Mt. Kuju
Michi-no-Eki Asobonosato Kugino ©
Michi-no-Eki Asobonosato Kugino

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night
Unzen

Set against a formidable volcano, the city of Unzen pulsates with scenic beauty.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): make a trip to Minami Kushiyama Tanabatake Observation Deck, then indulge in Japan's hot spring tradition at some of the top local onsens, then take in panoramic vistas at Unzen Nita Pass, and finally look for gifts at Chidiwa Kanko Center.

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Traveling by car from Aso to Unzen takes 3.5 hours. November in Unzen sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can drive to Ureshino.

Things to do in Unzen

Baths · Shopping · Spas
Highlights from your plan
Onsen Resorts
Unzen Nita Pass ©
Unzen Nita Pass

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night
Ureshino

Ureshino ©
Ureshino is a city located in the western part of Saga Prefecture on the island of Kyushu, Japan.As of February 28, 2017, the city has an estimated population of 26,937 and a population density of 210 persons per km². On the 14th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Chiwata Station, don't miss a visit to Takeo no Okusu, take in the spiritual surroundings of Takeo Shrine, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Yutoku Inari Shrine, and finally steep yourself in history at Sakagura Dori.

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Getting from Unzen to Ureshino by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Ureshino when traveling from Unzen in November, with lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Yame.

Things to do in Ureshino

Historic Sites · Spas

Side Trips

Takeo, Kashima, Chiwata Station
Highlights from your plan
Takeo Shrine ©
Takeo Shrine
Spas
Yutoku Inari Shrine ©
Yutoku Inari Shrine

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hours
Yame

Yame
On the 15th (Fri), visit Greenpia Yame.

To find other places to visit and more tourist information, read Yame day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ureshino to Yame takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Ureshino in November, Yame is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 15°C. On the 15th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

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