7 days in Japan Itinerary

7 days in Japan Itinerary

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Miyakojima
— 1 night
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Ishigaki
— 1 night
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Tokyo
— 1 night
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Hakuba-mura
— 1 night
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Kyoto
— 2 nights

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Miyakojima

Miyakojima ©
A city jurisdiction formed after the merger of several towns in 2005, Miyakojima spans six linked-up islands.
On the 19th (Fri), snap pictures at Irabu Ohashi, kick back and relax at Toguchi no Hama, then step off the mainland to explore Shimojiiima Island, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Sunayama Beach.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Miyakojima online route builder.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Miyakojima is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 1 hour. When traveling from Kuala Lumpur in February, plan for much colder days and slightly colder nights in Miyakojima: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Ishigaki.

Things to do in Miyakojima

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife
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Sunayama Beach ©
Sunayama Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Toguchi no Hama
Toguchi no Hama

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Ishigaki

Ishigaki ©
Ishigaki, the most populous island in the chain, features the country's southernmost city and acts as a transport hub for exploring the landmasses that surround.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): kick back and relax at Kondoi Beach, walk around Banna Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Tamatorizaki Observatory, then visit a coastal fixture at Cape Hirakubozaki, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Yonehara Beach.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Ishigaki trip planner.

Fly from Miyakojima to Ishigaki in 2.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Ishigaki

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Kondoi Beach
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Kondoi Beach ©
Kondoi Beach
Yonehara Beach ©
Yonehara Beach
Cape Hirakubozaki ©
Cape Hirakubozaki

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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 21st (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Edo-Tokyo Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Senso-ji Temple, and then admire the masterpieces at Tokyo National Museum.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Tokyo vacation maker website.

Fly from Ishigaki to Tokyo in 5 hours. Traveling from Ishigaki in February, expect Tokyo to be much colder, temps between 12°C and 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Hakuba-mura.

Things to do in Tokyo

Museums · Historic Sites
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Tokyo National Museum ©
Tokyo National Museum
Edo-Tokyo Museum ©
Edo-Tokyo Museum
Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple

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Hakuba-mura

Hakuba-mura ©
Skiing enthusiasts traveling in Japan should consider a trip to Hakuba-mura: tucked away in the Northern Alps, this village hosted several competitions during the Nagano 1998 Winter Olympics.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Hakuba Goryu Ski Resort / Alpine Garden, fly down the slopes at Hakuba 47 Winter Sports Park, wander the streets of Hakuba, then head outdoors with Hakuba Happoone Ski Resort, and finally visit Hakuba Jump Arena.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Hakuba-mura trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Tokyo to Hakuba-mura takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Tokyo in February, with highs in Hakuba-mura at 4°C and lows at -2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kyoto.

Things to do in Hakuba-mura

Winter Sports · Outdoors · Parks
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Hakuba Goryu Ski Resort / Alpine Garden ©
Hakuba Goryu Ski Resort / Alpine Garden
Hakuba ©
Hakuba
Hakuba Happoone Ski Resort ©
Hakuba Happoone Ski Resort

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Nijo Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kiyomizu-dera Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Kyoto visit planning website.

Getting from Hakuba-mura to Kyoto by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Hakuba-mura in February, things will get a bit warmer in Kyoto: highs are around 11°C and lows about 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites
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Kitano Tenmangu Shrine ©
Kitano Tenmangu Shrine
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine

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