10 days in Japan Itinerary

10 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Jakarta, Indonesia
Fly:  10 h 45 min
1
Osaka
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Hiroshima
— 2 nights
Train:  4 h
3
Tokyo
— 4 nights
Fly:  10 h 45 min
End: Jakarta, Indonesia

3
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Osaka: Kyoto (Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, Kiyomizu-dera Temple, &more). The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Japan and wander the streets of Dotombori.

To see photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Osaka trip builder.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Osaka is an approximately 11- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Jakarta to Osaka, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Jakarta in November: high temperatures in Osaka hover around 20°C and lows are around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites Theme Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Kyoto
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Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan

2
nights
Hiroshima

Hiroshima ©
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima, take an in-depth tour of Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Atomic Bomb Dome. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Itsukushima Shrine, then head off the coast to Miyajima, and then explore the historical opulence of Hiroshima Castle.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Hiroshima sightseeing site.

Traveling by train from Osaka to Hiroshima takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. In November in Hiroshima, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can take a train to Tokyo.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Hatsukaichi
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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum ©
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima ©
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima
Atomic Bomb Dome ©
Atomic Bomb Dome

4
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.
Tokyo is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, admire the masterpieces at Tokyo National Museum, and examine the collection at Edo-Tokyo Museum.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Tokyo trip planner.

Traveling by train from Hiroshima to Tokyo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in Tokyo can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 10th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tokyo DisneySea
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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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