9 days in Kanagawa Prefecture Itinerary

9 days in Kanagawa Prefecture Itinerary

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9 days in Kanagawa Prefecture Itinerary

Start: Tokyo
train + bus:  1​h 15​min
1
Hakone-machi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Miura
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Kawasaki
— 3 nights
train:  30​min
End: Tokyo

2
nights
Hakone-machi

Hakone-machi ©
Sitting at the foot of Mount Fuji, Hakone-machi has become a popular retreat from Tokyo for locals and tourists alike.
Hakone-machi is known for museums, nature, historic sites, parks, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The Hakone Open-Air Museum, hike along Hakone Stone‐paved Road, take an in-depth tour of Hakone Sekisho and Hakone Sekisho Museum, and contemplate the long history of Hakone Shrine / Kuzuryu Shrine Singu.

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Tokyo to Hakone-machi is an approximately 1.5-hour combination of train and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Tokyo in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Hakone-machi: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Miura.

Things to do in Hakone-machi

Museums Theme Parks Spas
Highlights from your plan
The Hakone Open-Air Museum ©
The Hakone Open-Air Museum
Lake Ashi (Ashinoko) ©
Lake Ashi (Ashinoko)
Hakone Ropeway ©
Hakone Ropeway

3
nights
Miura

Miura ©
Miura is a city located in central Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan.As of April 1, 2017, the city had an estimated population of 44,132, with 17,473 households, and a population density of 1,400 persons per km2. Get out of town with these interesting Miura side-trips: Sarushima Island (Monkey Island) (in Saru-jima), Hayama Sangaokayama Ryokuchi (in Hayama-machi) and Kamakura (Hokoku-ji Temple Bamboo Grove, Hokokuji Temple (Takedera Temple), & more). There's still lots to do: take some stellar pictures from Kurosakinohana.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Miura visit planning website .

Getting from Hakone-machi to Miura by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Hakone-machi in October, things will get a bit warmer in Miura: highs are around 24°C and lows about 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Kawasaki.

Things to do in Miura

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kamakura, Hayama Sangaokayama Ryokuchi, Sarushima Island (Monkey Island)
Highlights from your plan
Sarushima Island (Monkey Island) ©
Sarushima Island (Monkey Island)
Kōtoku-in ©
Kōtoku-in
Hokokuji Temple (Takedera Temple) ©
Hokokuji Temple (Takedera Temple)

3
nights
Kawasaki

Kawasaki ©
Easily accessible via a 15-minute train ride from Tokyo, Kawasaki features a modern, industrialized waterfront, as well as a couple of quirky attractions.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kawasaki: Mt. Enkai (in Yokohama), Naka (Sankeien Gardens, Yokohama Intl Passenger Terminal, & more) and Kamakura (Hase-dera Temple & Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine). The adventure continues: make a trip to Yokohama Chinatown, step off the mainland to explore Enoshima Island, take a stroll through Minato Mirai 21, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kenko-ji Temple.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Kawasaki visit site .

Getting from Miura to Kawasaki by car takes about 1.5 hours. October in Kawasaki sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in Kawasaki

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Yokohama, Kamakura, Enoshima Island
Highlights from your plan
Hase-dera Temple ©
Hase-dera Temple
Yokohama Chinatown ©
Yokohama Chinatown
Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine ©
Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine