15 days in Japan Itinerary

15 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Guangzhou
Fly + Drive:  11 h 15 min
1
Nanto
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Tateyama-machi
— 2 nights
Train:  6 h
3
Hiroshima
— 5 nights
Train:  4 h 45 min
4
Tokyo
— 5 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Bangkok

2
nights
Nanto

Nanto ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): admire the engineering at Lake Soyama Dam. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Iwase Family, wander the streets of Gokayama, and then explore the world behind art at Inami Art Museum.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Nanto trip itinerary planner.

Guangzhou, China to Nanto is an approximately 14- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Guangzhou to Nanto due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Guangzhou in June, with highs in Nanto at 30°C and lows at 22°C. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Sun) before leaving for Tateyama-machi.

Things to do in Nanto

Neighborhoods Nature Parks
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Gokayama ©
Gokayama
Inami Art Museum ©
Inami Art Museum

2
nights
Tateyama-machi

Tateyama-machi ©
The small town of Tateyama-machi, nestled in the hills of Mount Tate, remains most notable as the gateway to the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route.
Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Oyama Shrine, explore the activities along Taisho Pond, and then take in the views from Kappa Bashi.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Tateyama-machi trip planning app.

Drive from Nanto to Tateyama-machi in 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Tateyama-machi

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Matsumoto
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Taisho Pond ©
Taisho Pond
Tateyamashizenhogo Center ©
Tateyamashizenhogo Center
Tateyama Caldera Sabo Museum ©
Tateyama Caldera Sabo Museum

5
nights
Hiroshima

Hiroshima ©
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Appreciate the collections at JMSDF Kure Museum and Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum. Get some cultural insight at Daishoin Temple and Miyajima. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hiroshima: Okunoshima Island (in Takehara) and Hatsukaichi (Senjokaku & Itsukushima Shrine). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima, admire the masterpieces at Hiroshima Museum of Art, and appreciate the history behind Peace Bell.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Hiroshima trip planner.

Traveling by train from Tateyama-machi to Hiroshima takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. In June, daily temperatures in Hiroshima can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Tokyo.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Hatsukaichi, Okunoshima Island, JMSDF Kure Museum
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Daishoin Temple ©
Daishoin Temple
JMSDF Kure Museum ©
JMSDF Kure Museum
Senjokaku ©
Senjokaku

5
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Ueno and Ginza. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Mt. Takao and Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Odaiba, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Senso-ji Temple, admire the striking features of Imperial Palace, and take an in-depth tour of Tokyo National Museum.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Tokyo trip itinerary planning website.

You can take a train from Hiroshima to Tokyo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Tokyo can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Mt. Takao
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Ueno ©
Ueno
Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Odaiba ©
Odaiba

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