15 days in Japan Itinerary

15 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  8 h 30 min
1
Tokyo
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
2
Osaka
— 3 nights
Train:  30 min
3
Kobe
— 1 night
Train:  30 min
4
Kyoto
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
5
Tokyo
— 4 nights
Fly:  8 h
End: Singapore

3
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 Nakamise Shopping Street (Kaminarimon), Ueno, Ameya Yokocho (Ameyoko), and other attractions you added. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: discover the magic at Tokyo DisneySea.

To see reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Tokyo travel planning app.

Singapore, Singapore to Tokyo is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and train. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 1 hour. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Singapore in October: high temperatures in Tokyo hover around 26°C and lows are around 18°C. On the 26th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Osaka.

Things to do in Tokyo

Theme Parks Classes Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tokyo DisneySea
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Asakusa Shrine ©
Asakusa Shrine
Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Ueno ©
Ueno

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.
You've added Universal Studios Japan, Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan, Tenjimbashisuji Shopping Street, and other attractions to your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Dotombori and Shinsaibashi-suji Shopping Street. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Cup Noodle Museum Osaka Ikeda and Asazawasha Shrine. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Osaka Castle, get to know the fascinating history of Hozenji Yokocho, and have some family-friendly fun at Sunset Owl Cafe.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Osaka road trip app.

Traveling by train from Tokyo to Osaka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Osaka can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can take a train to Kobe.

Things to do in Osaka

Theme Parks Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Cup Noodle Museum Osaka Ikeda
Find places to stay Oct 26 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
Dotombori ©
Dotombori
Cup Noodle Museum Osaka Ikeda ©
Cup Noodle Museum Osaka Ikeda

1
night
Kobe

Kobe ©
Walkable, small, and aesthetically charming, Kobe has served as Japan's first and premier international trading outpost since opening to trade with China in the mid-19th century.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kobe Muslim Mosque, examine the collection at Takenaka Carpentry Tools Museum, see the interesting displays at Hakutsuru Sake Brewery Museum, then see the interesting displays at UCC Coffee Museum, then take a stroll through Kobe Harborland, and finally take a stroll through Nankinmachi (Kobe Chinatown).

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Kobe trip planning site.

Kobe is just a stone's throw from Osaka. October in Kobe sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 20°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Wed) before leaving for Kyoto.

Things to do in Kobe

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 29 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Nankinmachi (Kobe Chinatown) ©
Nankinmachi (Kobe Chinatown)
UCC Coffee Museum ©
UCC Coffee Museum
Kobe Harborland ©
Kobe Harborland

3
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine and Kiyomizu-dera Temple. Explore hidden gems such as Ninna-ji Temple and Kennin-ji Temple. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Kitano Tenmangu Shrine, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chion-in Temple, explore the historical opulence of Nijo Castle, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Hieizan Enryaku-ji Temple.

Plan my day in Kyoto using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Kyoto is just a stone's throw from Kobe. In October, daily temperatures in Kyoto can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Sat) before leaving for Tokyo.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Hieizan Enryaku-ji Temple
Find places to stay Oct 30 — Nov 2:
Highlights from your plan
Kitano Tenmangu Shrine ©
Kitano Tenmangu Shrine
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine

4
nights
Tokyo

Tokyo ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tokyo Tower, Ginza, Tokyo Ramen Street, and other attractions you added.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Tokyo sightseeing planner.

Traveling by train from Kyoto to Tokyo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Shopping Neighborhoods Nightlife
Find places to stay Nov 2 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Ginza ©
Ginza
Takeshita Street ©
Takeshita Street
Tokyo Central Railway Station ©
Tokyo Central Railway Station

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