7 days in Japan Itinerary

7 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kyoto
— 2 nights
2
Shimamoto-cho
— 1 night
3
Tokyo
— 2 nights

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 29th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Tofuku-ji Temple, and then contemplate the long history of Kiyomizu-dera Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Sanjusangendo Temple, thensample the fine beverages at Suntory Yamazaki Distillery, and then step into the grandiose world of Nijo Castle.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Kyoto tour site.

Mumbai, India to Kyoto is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Japan Standard Time (JST), which is usually a 3.5 hour difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Mumbai in November; daily highs in Kyoto reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to drive to Shimamoto-cho.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Tours Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Suntory Yamazaki Distillery
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

1
night
Shimamoto-cho

Shimamoto-cho ©
On the 1st (Sat), walk around Expo '70 Commemorative Park and then steep yourself in history at Iwashimizu Hachimangu.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, go to the Shimamoto-cho trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Kyoto to Shimamoto-cho takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Shimamoto-cho

Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Iwashimizu Hachimangu, Expo '70 Commemorative Park
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Expo '70 Commemorative Park ©
Expo '70 Commemorative Park
Iwashimizu Hachimangu ©
Iwashimizu Hachimangu

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Senso-ji Temple, admire the landmark architecture of Tokyo Tower, don't miss a visit to Shibuya Crossing, thenmake a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, and finally admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Tokyo National Museum, get your game on at Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Tokyo Skytree, and finally ponder the world of politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Tokyo trip itinerary site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Shimamoto-cho to Tokyo. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou ©
Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine

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