7 days in Shizuoka Prefecture Itinerary

7 days in Shizuoka Prefecture Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Shizuoka Prefecture attractions planner

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Route & dates

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Atami
— 2 nights
2
Shimoda
— 2 nights
3
Hamamatsu
— 2 nights

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Atami

Atami ©
With Atami's relative proximity to the nation's capital, this beach resort town draws its fair share of visitors--though holidays in Atami are not just a matter of convenience.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): examine the collection at Atami Trick Art Museum, thenexplore the striking landscape at Omuro Highlands, thentee off at Kawana Hotel, and finally trek along Jogasaki Beach Picnical Course. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Atami Hihokan, steep yourself in history at Former Hyuga Bettei, thenexplore the ancient world of Yamanaka Castle Ruins, thenhike along Hakone Stone‐paved Road, and finally tee off at Taiheiyo Club Gotenba Course.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Atami online travel route planner.

Tokyo to Atami is an approximately 1.5-hour train ride. You can also drive. Traveling from Tokyo in April, expect nights in Atami to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Shimoda.

Things to do in Atami

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Ito, Taiheiyo Club Gotenba Course, Hakone Stone‐paved Road, Yamanaka Castle Ruins
Highlights from your plan
Kawana Hotel ©
Kawana Hotel
Yamanaka Castle Ruins ©
Yamanaka Castle Ruins
Hakone Stone‐paved Road ©
Hakone Stone‐paved Road

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Shimoda

Shimoda ©
On a trip to Shimoda, a small town nestled on the tip of the Izu peninsula, you can take advantage of the scenic sandy beaches and soak in the laid-back atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): get outside with Iritahama Beach, kick back and relax at Kisami Ohama Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Sotoura Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shirahama Jinja Shrine, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Nabetahama Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Kujupama Beach. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Futo Beach, head outdoors with Koganezaki, thenlearn about wildlife with up-close encounters at iZoo, thenidentify plant and animal life at Inatori Hosono Kogen, and finally admire the natural beauty at Hino Broccolini Garden.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Shimoda journey builder site.

You can take a train from Atami to Shimoda in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. In April, Shimoda is a bit warmer than Atami - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Hamamatsu.

Things to do in Shimoda

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Nishiizu-cho, Hino Broccolini Garden, Inatori Hosono Kogen, iZoo
Highlights from your plan
Shirahama Jinja Shrine ©
Shirahama Jinja Shrine
Sotoura Beach ©
Sotoura Beach
Futo Beach ©
Futo Beach

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Hamamatsu

Hamamatsu ©
An important industrial hub with a sizable immigrant population from South America, Hamamatsu has developed a taste for international cuisine and arts.
On the 14th (Tue), admire the sheer force of Hyakken-daki Waterfall, take in the spiritual surroundings of Toga Shrine Okumiya, enjoy the sand and surf at Arai Beach, thenhead outdoors with Nagisaen, and finally admire the masterpieces at Ryoun-ji Temple.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Hamamatsu trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Shimoda to Hamamatsu by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Hamamatsu can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 15th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in Hamamatsu

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Hyakken-daki Waterfall, Toga Shrine Okumiya, Arai Beach
Highlights from your plan
Toga Shrine Okumiya ©
Toga Shrine Okumiya
Kiga Station ©
Kiga Station
Nagisaen ©
Nagisaen