14 days in Japan Itinerary

14 days in Japan Itinerary

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Tokyo
— 3 nights
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Hiroshima
— 2 nights
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Osaka
— 3 nights
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Kyoto
— 4 nights
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Kanazawa
— 1 night

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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.
When in Tokyo, make a side trip to see Tokyo DisneySea in Maihama, approximately Maihama away. The adventure continues: make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, walk around Ueno Park, get your game on at Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou, and admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Tokyo trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Tokyo. In February, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Tokyo

Side Trip

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Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou ©
Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower

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Hiroshima

Hiroshima ©

City of Peace

Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
On the 13th (Sun), look for gifts at Itsukushima Gekijyo, steep yourself in history at Itsukushima Shrine, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally have fun at SHA-RAKU Archery Experience. Keep things going the next day: step into the grandiose world of Hiroshima Castle, then steep yourself in history at Atomic Bomb Dome, then examine the collection at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Hiroshima tour itinerary website.

Getting from Tokyo to Hiroshima by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. February in Hiroshima sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Osaka.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Side Trip

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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum ©
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
Itsukushima Shrine ©
Itsukushima Shrine
Atomic Bomb Dome ©
Atomic Bomb Dome

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nankinmachi (Kobe Chinatown) (in Kobe) and Himeji (Koko-en & Himeji Castle). Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Japan, contemplate the long history of Osaka Castle, take in panoramic vistas at Kuchu Teien Observatory, and meet the residents at Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Osaka visit planning site.

You can take a train from Hiroshima to Osaka in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In February, daily temperatures in Osaka can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Kyoto.

Things to do in Osaka

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 14 — 17:
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Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
Osaka Castle ©
Osaka Castle
Himeji Castle ©
Himeji Castle

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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.
Kyoto is known for historic sites, shopping, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Kiyomizu-dera Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ryoanji Temple, examine the collection at Kyoto International Manga Museum, and go for a walk through Arashiyama.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Kyoto online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Osaka to Kyoto by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. February in Kyoto sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can go by car to Kanazawa.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Feb 17 — 21:
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

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Kanazawa

Kanazawa ©
An old castle town largely unspoiled during World War II, Kanazawa features well-preserved architecture spread across a range of districts.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): contemplate the long history of Nomura Family Samurai House, admire the landmark architecture of Kanazawa Station, make a trip to Omicho Market, then see the interesting displays at Ishikawa Prefectural Museum for Traditional Products and Crafts, then stroll around Kenrokuen Garden, and finally explore the world behind art at 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Kanazawa online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Kyoto to Kanazawa takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Kyoto in February: highs in Kanazawa hover around 7°C, while lows dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kanazawa

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Feb 21 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Kenrokuen Garden
Kenrokuen Garden
Omicho Market ©
Omicho Market

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