6 days in Japan Itinerary

6 days in Japan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Japan attractions planner

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

6 days in Japan Itinerary

Start: Jakarta, Indonesia
Fly:  10 h 45 min
1
Tokyo
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  3 h 45 min
2
Kyoto
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  11 h 30 min
End: Jakarta, Indonesia

2
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.
On the 25th (Tue), admire the striking features of Tokyo Tower, see the interesting displays at Meiji Jingu Museum, don't miss a visit to Meiji Jingu Shrine, then take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Senso-ji Temple. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Tokyo Skytree, take in panoramic vistas at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, then get your game on at Owl cafe Akiba Fukurou, and finally walk around Ueno Park.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Tokyo trip itinerary planner.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Tokyo is an approximately 11- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from West Indonesia Time (WIB) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 2 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Jakarta in February, with highs in Tokyo at 12°C and lows at 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can take a train to Kyoto.

Things to do in Tokyo

Parks Historic Sites Fun & Games
Find places to stay Feb 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Owl cafe Akiba Fukurou ©
Owl cafe Akiba Fukurou
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower

2
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.
On the 27th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Heian Shrine, then don't miss a visit to Kiyomizu-dera Temple, and then take a stroll through Gion. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Nijo Castle, hike along Kyoto Isshu Trail, Higahiyama Fuahimi Inari Course, then contemplate the long history of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, and finally steep yourself in history at Sanjusangendo Temple.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Kyoto itinerary maker app.

Take a train from Tokyo to Kyoto in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In February in Kyoto, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Find places to stay Feb 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

Similar Plans

10 days in Japan BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Japan BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 9 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Japan BY A USER FROM GUAM September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, extra slow, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Extra slow 60 days in Japan BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 7 days in Japan BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Japan BY A USER FROM BELGIUM June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Japan BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Japan BY A USER FROM INDIA July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
See more plans