7 days in Japan Itinerary

7 days in Japan Itinerary

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Tokyo
— 2 nights
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Kyoto
— 2 nights
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Osaka
— 2 nights

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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.
On the 19th (Sat), wander the streets of Ginza, then don't miss a visit to Tokyo Tower, then take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, and finally don't miss a visit to Meiji Jingu Shrine. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Shibuya Crossing, make a trip to Tokyo National Museum, then let your taste buds guide you at Best Experience Japan, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Senso-ji Temple, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Tokyo road trip planning website.

Singapore, Singapore to Tokyo is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time to Japan Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Singapore in September, things will get little chillier in Tokyo: highs are around 32°C and lows about 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Tokyo

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
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Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou ©
Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine

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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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sanjusangendo Temple, then contemplate the long history of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, and then go for a walk through Gion. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Nijo Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kinkaku-ji, then take an in-depth tour of Kyoto Museum of Crafts and Design, and finally contemplate the long history of Kiyomizu-dera Temple.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Kyoto sightseeing planner.

Traveling by train from Tokyo to Kyoto takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Osaka.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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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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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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): get a taste of the local shopping with Dotombori District and then find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Japan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Osaka Castle.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Osaka day trip planner.

You can take a train from Kyoto to Osaka in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Osaka can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Osaka

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 24:
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Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
Osaka Castle ©
Osaka Castle
Dotombori District ©
Dotombori District

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