9 days in Fukuoka, Osaka & Tokyo Itinerary

9 days in Fukuoka, Osaka & Tokyo Itinerary

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Fukuoka
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Osaka
— 3 nights
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Tokyo
— 3 nights

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Fukuoka

Fukuoka ©

City of Yatai

The largest city on the island, Fukuoka formed through the merger of two former cities that had grown up either side of the Naka River.
Canal City Hakata has been added to your itinerary. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dazaifu Tenman-gu, admire the natural beauty at Komyozen-ji Temple, then admire the striking features of Hakata Station, then watch a film at Canal City Hakata, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at Organic Esthe Salon Fuu.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, go to the Fukuoka trip itinerary website.

Manila, Philippines to Fukuoka is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also fly. The time zone difference moving from Philippine Standard Time (PST) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Manila in May: highs in Fukuoka hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Osaka.

Things to do in Fukuoka

Parks · Spas · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Scenic Walking Area
Ohori Park
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Religious Site
Dazaifu Tenman-gu
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Osaka

Osaka ©
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Tennoji Park, Shinsekai and Osaka Castle. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Dotombori District, see the interesting displays at Namban Culture Center, make a trip to Tempozan Ferris Wheel, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Hōzen-ji Temple.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Osaka trip itinerary builder website.

You can take a train from Fukuoka to Osaka in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In May in Osaka, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Osaka

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Osaka Castle
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Neighborhood
Dotombori District
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Tokyo

Tokyo ©
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.
On the 9th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Senso-ji Temple, then admire the striking features of Tokyo Tower, then make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, and finally admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden. On your second day here, enjoy breathtaking views from Tokyo Skytree, take an in-depth tour of Tokyo National Museum, then have some family-friendly fun at Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou, and finally don't miss a visit to Shibuya Crossing.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Tokyo day trip planning tool.

You can take a train from Osaka to Tokyo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Tokyo can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

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Architectural Building
Tokyo Tower
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