16 days in Japan Itinerary

16 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tokyo
— Few hours
2
Nagoya
— 4 nights
3
Takayama
— 3 nights
4
Tokyo
— 6 nights

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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.
To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Tokyo trip itinerary planning app.

Singapore, Singapore to Tokyo is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time to Japan Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Singapore in November: high temperatures in Tokyo hover around °C and lows are around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Tue) before leaving for Nagoya.

Things to do in Tokyo

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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Nagoya

Nagoya ©
Known nationally as an industrial heartland, Nagoya boasts a far more cosmopolitan and cultural core than its reputation would lead you to believe.
You've added Mitsui Outlet Park Jazz Dream Nagashima, Gion, Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, and other attractions to your itinerary. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Nagoya Castle.

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You can take a train from Tokyo to Nagoya in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Tokyo in November, you will find days in Nagoya are slightly colder (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Takayama.

Things to do in Nagoya

Theme Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Kyoto, Mitsui Outlet Park Jazz Dream Nagashima
Find places to stay Nov 19 — 23:
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Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
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LEGOLAND Japan
Gion
Gion

3
nights
Takayama

Takayama
Hidden high up in the Japanese Alps, Takayama remained largely cut off from the rest of Japan for centuries, allowing the local culture to grow in relative isolation.
For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Takayama trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Nagoya to Takayama in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. November in Takayama sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You will leave for Tokyo on the 26th (Tue).

Things to do in Takayama

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
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Tokyo

Tokyo ©
Gotemba Premium Outlets has been added to your itinerary. Kids will enjoy Meiji Jingu Gaien and Showa Kinen Park. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lake Yamanaka and Yomiuri Land. Get out of town with these interesting Tokyo side-trips: Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Fuji), Enoshima Island (in Fujisawa) and Yokohama Intl Passenger Terminal (in Yokohama). See some other sides of Tokyo: step off the mainland to explore Sarushima Island (Monkey Island), appreciate the extensive heritage of University of Tokyo, get curious at National Museum of Nature and Science, and learn something new at Happo-en Garden.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Tokyo online route planner.

Getting from Takayama to Tokyo by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Parks Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Jogashima Park, Showa Kinen Park, Nature & Wildlife Tours, Lake Yamanaka, Enoshima Island
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Meiji Jingu Gaien ©
Meiji Jingu Gaien
Sarushima Island (Monkey Island) ©
Sarushima Island (Monkey Island)
Enoshima Island ©
Enoshima Island

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