10 days in Tokyo, Kyoto & Osaka Itinerary

10 days in Tokyo, Kyoto & Osaka Itinerary

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Tokyo
— 4 nights
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Kyoto
— 2 nights
3
Osaka
— 2 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Stockplus, Yurakucho District, Tsukiji Nippon Fish Port Market, and other attractions you added. Popular historic sites such as Senso-ji Temple and Imperial Palace are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Ginza and Akihabara. It doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Meiji Jingu Shrine and ponder the world of politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings.

To see traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Tokyo online trip builder.

Semarang, Indonesia to Tokyo is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from Western Indonesia Time (WIB) to Japan Standard Time (JST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. In October in Tokyo, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Tokyo

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Ginza ©
Ginza
Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Imperial Palace ©
Imperial Palace

2
nights
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Pontocho District, Shinbashi Dori, Gion, and other attractions you added. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Kiyomizu-dera Temple, look for gifts at Maiko Antiques Kyoto, take in the pleasant sights at Gion, then take a stroll through Shinbashi Dori, and finally stop by Pontocho District.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Kyoto holiday planner.

Traveling by train from Tokyo to Kyoto takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. October in Kyoto sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Osaka.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 14:
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Gion
Gion

2
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Karahori Shopping Street, Shinsaibashi-suji Shopping Street and Hozenji Yokocho.

To see maps and more tourist information, refer to the Osaka visit planner.

Traveling by train from Kyoto to Osaka takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Osaka, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. On the 16th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Osaka

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 16:
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Dotombori District ©
Dotombori District
Osaka Castle ©
Osaka Castle
Shinsaibashi-suji Shopping Street ©
Shinsaibashi-suji Shopping Street

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