9 days in Japan Itinerary

9 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kyoto
— 2 nights
2
Tokyo
— 2 nights
3
Urayasu
— 3 nights

2
nights
Kyoto

Kyoto ©
The national capital for over a thousand years, Kyoto retains much of the charm of old Japan, boasting numerous temples and shrines that seem completely untouched by the modern world.
On the 10th (Mon), stop by Ippodo Tea Kyoto, steep yourself in history at Kiyomizu-dera Temple, and then contemplate the long history of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kinkaku-ji and then take a stroll through Arashiyama.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Kyoto trip builder app.

Orlando, USA to Kyoto is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Orlando to Kyoto is 14 hours. Traveling from Orlando in May, things will get little chillier in Kyoto: highs are around °F and lows about °F. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Wed) before leaving for Tokyo.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Kinkaku-ji ©
Kinkaku-ji

2
nights
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 12th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Senso-ji Temple, make a trip to Tokyo Skytree, thenadmire the striking features of Tokyo Tower, and finally don't miss a visit to Shibuya Crossing. On the next day, admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, don't miss a visit to Meiji Jingu Shrine, thenexamine the collection at Meiji Jingu Museum, thenponder the world of politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, and finally ponder the world of politics at Imperial Palace.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Tokyo travel route planner.

You can take a train from Kyoto to Tokyo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. May in Tokyo sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Urayasu.

Things to do in Tokyo

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower

3
nights
Urayasu

Urayasu ©
A city lying on Tokyo Bay, Urayasu used to stand separate from the giant metropolis next door, but now, even though it belongs to another prefecture, it seems part of the capital.
You've now added Tokyo Disneyland to your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Urayasu: Chibafornia (in Sodegaura), Tarzania (in Nagara-machi) and Hoki Museum (in Chiba). Next up on the itinerary: make an unforgettable trip to Tokyo DisneySea, let little ones run wild at Takasu Kaihin Park, stop by Bon Voyage, and walk around Sakura no yama Park.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Urayasu road trip planner.

Urayasu is just a short distance from Tokyo. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Urayasu

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Narita, Chibafornia, Tarzania, Hoki Museum
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Tokyo Disneyland ©
Tokyo Disneyland
Tokyo DisneySea ©
Tokyo DisneySea
Sakura no yama Park ©
Sakura no yama Park

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