9 days in Narita, Fukushima Prefecture & Sendai Itinerary

9 days in Narita, Fukushima Prefecture & Sendai Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Minamisoma
Drive:  5 h
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Narita
— Few hours
Drive:  3 h 30 min
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Minamisoma
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
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Sendai
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
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Minamisoma
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
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Koriyama
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
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Minamisoma
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
End: Narita

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Narita

Narita ©
Pilgrims and aviators come to Narita, a town known during the Edo period for its temple, and now known primarily for its airport.
Narita International Airport Terminal 1 has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Narita International Airport Terminal 1.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Narita online driving holiday planner.

Minamisoma to Narita is an approximately 3.5- hour car ride. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Minamisoma in February: highs in Narita hover around 11°C, while lows dip to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Minamisoma.
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Narita International Airport Terminal 1 ©
Narita International Airport Terminal 1

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Minamisoma

Minamisoma
Minamisōma is a city located in Fukushima Prefecture, in northern Honshū, Japan. You can plan Minamisoma trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Narita to Minamisoma by car takes about 3.5 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Narita in February: highs in Minamisoma hover around 7°C, while lows dip to -1°C. You will leave for Sendai on the 23rd (Sun).

Things to do in Minamisoma

Tours Historic Sites Events

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Sendai

Sendai ©
Human history and nature combine seamlessly in Sendai, with the influence of each never far away in this green and storied city.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): learn more about the world around you at Tohoku University of Natural History, engage your brain at 3M Sendai Science Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Kirin Beer Sendai Factory, then contemplate the long history of Bansuisodo, and finally take a stroll through Sunmall Ichibancho. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Tsutsujigaoka Tenmangu, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kosho-ji Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Horin-in Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Atago Jinja Shrine, then make a trip to Sendaijo Ato, and finally explore the historical opulence of Aoba Castle Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Sendai sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Minamisoma to Sendai takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Minamisoma in February, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Sendai, with lows around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Minamisoma.

Things to do in Sendai

Historic Sites Tours Breweries & Distilleries
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Atago Jinja Shrine ©
Atago Jinja Shrine
Sendaijo Ato ©
Sendaijo Ato
Gokoku Shrine ©
Gokoku Shrine

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Minamisoma

Minamisoma
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Sedette Kashima, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Emmyoin Temple, and then admire the landmark architecture of Meijokan.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Minamisoma vacation maker tool.

Drive from Sendai to Minamisoma in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Sendai in February, expect a bit cooler with lows of -1°C in Minamisoma. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Koriyama.

Things to do in Minamisoma

Historic Sites

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Koriyama

Koriyama ©
Kōriyama is a city in central Fukushima Prefecture, Japan., the city has an estimated population of 329,339 and a population density of 435 persons per km². Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kaiseizan Dai Jingu Shrine, take an in-depth tour of Asaka History Museum, don't miss a visit to Koriyama City Auditorium, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Takayashiki Inari Shrine, then explore the world behind art at Koriyama City Museum of Arts, and finally find something for the whole family at Pep Kids Koriyama. Keep things going the next day: wander the wide-open spaces of Koriyama Ishimuro Fureai Ranch, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gensen Shrine, then soak in some Japanese tradition at some of the top local onsens, then engage your brain at Koriyama City Fureai Science Space Park, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Asakunitsuko Jinja Shrine.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Koriyama attractions website.

Traveling by car from Minamisoma to Koriyama takes 2 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 4°C, and evening lows to -2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Minamisoma.

Things to do in Koriyama

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks
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Kaiseizan Dai Jingu Shrine ©
Kaiseizan Dai Jingu Shrine
Koriyama City Museum of Arts ©
Koriyama City Museum of Arts
Takayashiki Inari Shrine ©
Takayashiki Inari Shrine

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Minamisoma

Minamisoma ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Soma City Historical Museum Collection, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Soma Nakamura Shrine, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Souma Nakamura Castle Old Site, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Suzumigaoka Hachiman Shrine, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Grave of Ninomiya Sontoku. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): get all the information you need at Iitate Village Michi-no-Eki Madeikan, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ryozen Shrine, then appreciate the history behind Hyakushaku Kanon, and finally walk around Fukushima Matsukawaura Nature Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Minamisoma online road trip planner.

You can drive from Koriyama to Minamisoma in 2 hours. On the 1st (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Minamisoma

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Soma, Ryozen Shrine, Iitate Village Michi-no-Eki Madeikan
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Suzumigaoka Hachiman Shrine ©
Suzumigaoka Hachiman Shrine
Soma Nakamura Shrine ©
Soma Nakamura Shrine
Ryozen Shrine ©
Ryozen Shrine