9 days in Japan & Bangkok Itinerary

9 days in Japan & Bangkok Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bangkok, Thailand
— 3 nights
2
Hakodate, Japan
— 1 night
3
Hirosaki, Japan
— 1 night
4
Noboribetsu, Japan
— 2 nights

3
nights
Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok ©
Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Wat Pho and Wat Phanan Choeng Worawihan. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The Grand Palace and Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bangkok: Erawan Museum (in Samut Prakan) and Ayutthaya (Wat Suwan Dararam Ratchaworawihan, Wat Phra Sri Sanphet, &more). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Madame Tussauds Bangkok, explore the world behind art at Art in Paradise Bangkok, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Ratchanatdaram Woravihara (Loha Prasat), and look for gifts at Tom's Fashion.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Bangkok driving holiday planning tool.

Khon Kaen to Bangkok is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Hakodate.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Ayutthaya, Erawan Museum
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Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)
Wat Phra Sri Sanphet ©
Wat Phra Sri Sanphet
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace

1
night
Hakodate, Japan

Hakodate ©
A gateway to the island, Hakodate has gained a reputation for its waterfront attractions, its proximity to some of the island's most popular natural sites, and its seafood.
On the 22nd (Wed), explore the world behind art at Hakodate Museum of Art, take in panoramic vistas at Goryokaku Tower, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Goryokaku Park, and finally steep yourself in history at Goryokaku Dozo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Kitajima Saburo Memorial Museum, get engrossed in the history at Hakodate Museum of Northern Peoples, take a stroll through Motomachi, don't miss a visit to Hachimanzaka, thensteep yourself in history at Iai Kindergarten, and finally boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa.

To find reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Hakodate trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Bangkok to Hakodate takes 11.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Bangkok to Hakodate is 2 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Bangkok in April; daily highs in Hakodate reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to take a train to Hirosaki.

Things to do in Hakodate

Historic Sites Museums Spas
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Motomachi ©
Motomachi
Iai Kindergarten ©
Iai Kindergarten
Hakodate Museum of Northern Peoples ©
Hakodate Museum of Northern Peoples

1
night
Hirosaki, Japan

Hirosaki ©
A center of political power during the feudal era, Hirosaki today stands as a hub of culture and history in the north of the island.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Former Hirosaki City Library, thenwalk around Hirosaki Park, thenstep into the grandiose world of Hirosaki Castle, and finally steep yourself in history at Former Umeda Family Residence.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Hirosaki trip itinerary app.

Take a train from Hakodate to Hirosaki in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or fly. In April in Hirosaki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Noboribetsu.

Things to do in Hirosaki

Historic Sites Parks
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Hirosaki Park ©
Hirosaki Park
Hirosaki Castle ©
Hirosaki Castle
Former Umeda Family Residence ©
Former Umeda Family Residence

2
nights
Noboribetsu, Japan

Noboribetsu ©
Perhaps the island's best-known hot spring resort, Noboribetsu has a long history of tourism.
On the 25th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Noboribetsu Local Museum, examine the collection at Kanto Rera, take in the spiritual surroundings of Onibokora, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Yuzawa Shrine, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Oyunumagawa Natural Footbath, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Noboribetsu itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Hirosaki to Noboribetsu by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of car and ferry. In April in Noboribetsu, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Noboribetsu

Museums Nature Spas
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Oyunumagawa Natural Footbath ©
Oyunumagawa Natural Footbath
Onibokora ©
Onibokora
Yuzawa Shrine ©
Yuzawa Shrine

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