14 days in Osaka & Tokyo Itinerary

14 days in Osaka & Tokyo Itinerary

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Start: Osaka
1
Osaka
— 4 nights
Train:  3 h 15 min
2
Tokyo
— 9 nights
End: Tokyo

4
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.
Appreciate the collections at Cup Noodle Museum Osaka Ikeda and Kyoto International Manga Museum. For shopping fun, head to Dotombori District or Minami (Namba). Get out of town with these interesting Osaka side-trips: Kobe (Arima Onsen & Kobe Harborland), Mt. Koya (in Koya-cho) and Kyoto (Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, &more). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Osaka Castle and see the interesting displays at Osaka Museum of Housing and Living.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Osaka trip builder.

If you are flying in from South Korea, the closest major aiports are Osaka International Airport, Kansai International Airport and Chubu Centrair International Airport. July in Osaka sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trips

Kyoto, Kobe, Cup Noodle Museum Osaka Ikeda, Mt. Koya
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Eikando Zenrinji Temple ©
Eikando Zenrinji Temple

9
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.
You've now added Tokyo Disneyland to your itinerary. Visiting Jogashima Island and Mt. Takao will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Tokyo National Museum and Hase-dera Temple. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tokyo: Kōtoku-in (in Kamakura), Araihama Beach (in Miura) and Enoshima Island (in Fujisawa). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Edo-Tokyo Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Senso-ji Temple, visit Ueno District, and get a sense of history and politics at Imperial Palace.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Tokyo trip app.

Traveling by train from Osaka to Tokyo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Tokyo can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Parks Nature

Side Trips

Kamakura, Miura, Cape Hachiman, Tokyo Disneyland, Mt. Takao
Find places to stay Jul 20 — 29:
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Odaiba District ©
Odaiba District
Hase-dera Temple ©
Hase-dera Temple
Tokyo National Museum ©
Tokyo National Museum

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