7 days in Saitama Prefecture Itinerary

7 days in Saitama Prefecture Itinerary

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Iruma
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Chichibu
— 2 nights
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Hasuda
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Iruma

Iruma ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Tenshinji Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kitain, then contemplate the long history of Toki no Kane, then don't miss a visit to Kawagoe Ichibangai Shopping Street, and finally make a trip to Kashiya Yokocho. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Thu): revel in the low prices at Mitsui Outlet Park Iruma, see where the action happens at MetLife Dome, and then stroll around Tokorozawa Aviation Memorial Park.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Iruma trip itinerary builder tool.

Bangkok, Thailand to Iruma is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Indochina Time to Japan Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Bangkok in May; daily highs in Iruma reach 28°C and lows reach 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Chichibu.

Things to do in Iruma

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Kawagoe, Tokorozawa, Tenshinji Temple
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Kitain ©
Kitain
Mitsui Outlet Park Iruma ©
Mitsui Outlet Park Iruma
MetLife Dome ©
MetLife Dome

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Chichibu

Chichibu ©
A little rural reprieve not far from the capital, the city of Chichibu draws visitors with its vibrant landscape and pleasant, low-key urban attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mitsumine Shrine, enjoy breathtaking views from Tabidachi no Oka, then walk around Hitsujiyama Park, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Nagatoro Iwadatami Rocks.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Chichibu trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Iruma to Chichibu in 1.5 hours. May in Chichibu sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Hasuda.

Things to do in Chichibu

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nagatoro Iwadatami Rocks
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Hitsujiyama Park ©
Hitsujiyama Park
Nagatoro Iwadatami Rocks ©
Nagatoro Iwadatami Rocks

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Hasuda

Hasuda ©
Hasuda is a city located in Saitama Prefecture, in the central Kantō region of Japan., the city had an estimated population of 62,284 and a population density of 2280 persons per km². On the 12th (Sat), stroll around Saitama Prefecture Omiya Park, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Musashi Ichinomiya Hikawa Shrine, and then travel the rails with The Railway Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: see where the action happens at NACK5 Stadium Omiya, then catch a live event at Saitama Stadium 2002, then walk around Ayase Riverside Park, and finally browse the different shops at AEON Lake Town.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Hasuda day trip app.

You can drive from Chichibu to Hasuda in 2 hours. In May, daytime highs in Hasuda are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Hasuda

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Saitama, AEON Lake Town, Tobu Zoo, Ayase Riverside Park
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Saitama Prefecture Omiya Park ©
Saitama Prefecture Omiya Park
The Railway Museum ©
The Railway Museum
AEON Lake Town ©
AEON Lake Town