14 days in Kanto Itinerary

14 days in Kanto Itinerary

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14 days in Kanto Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  9​h 15​min
1
Tokyo
— 5 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Nikko
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Kusatsu-machi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Hakone-machi
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h
End: Bangkok

5
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.
Step out of Tokyo to go to Maihama and see Tokyo DisneySea, which is approximately 30 minutes away. Have a day of magic on the 13th (Sat) at Tokyo Disneyland. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Meiji Jingu Shrine, examine the collection at Edo-Tokyo Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sensō-ji, and ponder the world of politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Tokyo trip builder tool .

Bangkok, Thailand to Tokyo is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Bangkok to Tokyo is 2 hours. In July, Tokyo is a bit cooler than Bangkok - with highs of 36°C and lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Nikko.

Things to do in Tokyo

Theme Parks Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Urayasu
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Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower

2
nights
Nikko

Nikko ©
A gateway to a sprawling and diverse national park, a center of Shinto spiritualism and place of Buddhist worship, an emblem of the riches and dominance of the Tokugawa shogunate: Nikko means many things to many people.
On the 16th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nikko Tosho-gu, contemplate the long history of Taiyuimbyo Shrine, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kegon Falls, and finally walk around Nikko National Park. On the 17th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at Edo Wonderland Nikko Edomura.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Nikko trip maker site .

Take a train from Tokyo to Nikko in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Tokyo in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Nikko: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kusatsu-machi.

Things to do in Nikko

Theme Parks Parks Historic Sites
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Nikko National Park ©
Nikko National Park
Nikko Tosho-gu ©
Nikko Tosho-gu
Taiyuimbyo Shrine ©
Taiyuimbyo Shrine

2
nights
Kusatsu-machi

Kusatsu-machi ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): walk around Sainokawara Park, soak in some Japanese tradition at some of the top local onsens, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Yubatake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the pleasant sights at Onioshidashi Volcanic Park, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Haruna Shrine, and then explore the activities along Lake Haruna.

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Traveling by car from Nikko to Kusatsu-machi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Kusatsu-machi are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can drive to Hakone-machi.

Things to do in Kusatsu-machi

Parks Nature Baths

Side Trips

Takasaki, Onioshidashi Volcanic Park
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Yubatake ©
Yubatake
Haruna Shrine ©
Haruna Shrine
Sainokawara Park ©
Sainokawara Park

3
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Hakone-machi side-trips: Yamanakako Hananomiyako Park (in Yamanakako-mura) and Lake Kawaguchi (in Fujikawaguchiko-machi). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Hakone Open-Air Museum, contemplate the long history of Hakone Shrine / Kuzuryu Shrine Singu, explore the activities along Lake Ashi (Ashinoko), and get great views at Hakone Ropeway.

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You can drive from Kusatsu-machi to Hakone-machi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Kusatsu-machi in July, expect nights in Hakone-machi to be about the same, around 25°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Hakone-machi

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Yamanakako Hananomiyako Park, Lake Kawaguchi
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The Hakone Open-Air Museum ©
The Hakone Open-Air Museum
Lake Kawaguchi ©
Lake Kawaguchi
Lake Ashi (Ashinoko) ©
Lake Ashi (Ashinoko)
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