8 days in Japan & Lahore Itinerary

8 days in Japan & Lahore Itinerary

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Lahore, Pakistan
— 1 night
Tokyo, Japan
— 3 nights
Fly to Takamatsu Airport, Drive to Kotohira-cho
Kotohira-cho, Japan
— 1 night
Toyooka, Japan
— 2 nights
Drive to Osaka International Airport, Fly to Alama Iqbal International Airport


Lahore, Pakistan

Seen by many to be the most forward-thinking, culturally important, and artistic of the country's metropolises, Lahore has plenty of charms, plenty of history, and plenty of people.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosque of Mariyam Zamani Begum, contemplate the long history of Badshahi Mosque, then explore the historical opulence of Lahore Fort, and finally enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Convent of Jesus and Mary, Lahore.

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If you are flying in from Pakistan, the closest major aiport is Alama Iqbal International Airport. In April, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Lahore

Historic Sites

Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo holds the status of most populous metropolitan area in the world--a fact you'll find tangible as you walk the bustling streets and explore its diverse neighborhoods and cultures.
Tokyo is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, walk around Ueno Park, take in panoramic vistas at Tokyo Skytree, and don't miss a visit to Shibuya Crossing.

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Traveling by flight from Lahore to Tokyo takes 16 hours. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Lahore to Tokyo due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Lahore in April, plan for much colder days and slightly colder nights in Tokyo: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kotohira-cho.

Things to do in Tokyo

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Kotohira-cho, Japan

Known only for being the home of the Kompirasan Shrine Complex, the tiny town of Kotohira-cho remains a popular day trip destination from larger nearby cities.
On the 20th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Izutama Shrine, get engrossed in the history at Nogi Museum, then make a trip to Kotohiragu shrine office, then steep yourself in history at Kotohira-gu, and finally admire the striking features of Kotohira-gu Shrine Asahi no Yashiro.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Tokyo to Kotohira-cho. In April, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Toyooka.

Things to do in Kotohira-cho

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Toyooka, Japan

A vacation in Toyooka lets you explore the UNESCO Global Geopark that completely surrounds the small town, notable for its scenic islands, rock formations, caves, and sand dunes.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): indulge your taste buds at Toyooka Sanchoku Magokoro Market, examine the collection at Toyooka City Konotori Bunkakan, don't miss a visit to Hachigoro's Tojima Wetland, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Street of Kinosaki Onsen, then indulge in Japan's hot spring tradition at some of the top local onsens, and finally walk around Genbudo Park.

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You can drive from Kotohira-cho to Toyooka in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in April, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Toyooka

Parks · Spas · Historic Sites · Shopping

Japan travel guide

Sacred & Religious Sites · Landmarks · Historic Sites
Land of the Rising Sun
Part of a volcanic archipelago that encompasses over 6,800 islands, Japan remains one of Asia's most fascinating tourist destinations, where a blend of modernity and tradition creates a look and feel completely different from any other place in the world. A tour of Japan lets you discover big cities filled with ancient temples and innovative skyscrapers, as well as quiet country landscapes dotted with castles, perfectly manicured gardens, cherry orchards, and primeval forests seemingly untouched by the hand of mass tourism. Many tourists on vacation in Japan devote lots of time to the country's unique cuisine, prepared with painstaking attention to detail and a genius for simple yet effective presentation.