14 days in Japan Itinerary

14 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manila, Luzon
Fly:  7 h 30 min
1
Tokyo
— 5 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Kyoto
— 5 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Hiroshima
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Subway + Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: Manila, Luzon

5
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Pola Museum of Art and Moroiso Shores. Get a sense of the local culture at The Hakone Open-Air Museum and Odawara Castle. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tokyo: Mt. Nokogiri Nihon-ji Temple (in Kyonan-machi), Akiya, Tateishi Coast (in Yokosuka) and Hakone-machi (Onsen Resorts & Fukazawa Zeni Araibenzaiten). It doesn't end there: stroll around Hayama Sangaokayama Ryokuchi and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Morito Shrine.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Tokyo travel itinerary planner.

Manila, Philippines to Tokyo is an approximately 8- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Manila to Tokyo is 1 hour. Traveling from Manila in June, things will get little chillier in Tokyo: highs are around 30°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Kyoto.

Things to do in Tokyo

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Hakone-machi, Hayama-machi, Mt. Nokogiri Nihon-ji Temple, Akiya, Tateishi Coast, Odawara Castle
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Pola Museum of Art ©
Pola Museum of Art
The Hakone Open-Air Museum ©
The Hakone Open-Air Museum
Hayama Sangaokayama Ryokuchi ©
Hayama Sangaokayama Ryokuchi

5
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Akame Shijuhachi Waterfall and Mt. Yoshino. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Hase-dera Temple and Sumiyoshi Taisha Shrine. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kyoto: Sakurai (Anashinimasuhyozu Shrine & Omiwa Shrine), Horyu-ji Temple (in Ikaruga-cho) and Kurozuka Kofun (in Tenri). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Muroji Temple, stroll the grounds of Ishibutai Tomb, make a trip to Janja no Mizu, and steep yourself in history at Kinpusenji Temple.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Kyoto trip maker.

Traveling by train from Tokyo to Kyoto takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Sakurai, Nabari, Yoshino-cho, Kashihara Jingu, Horyu-ji Temple
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Horyu-ji Temple ©
Horyu-ji Temple
Muroji Temple ©
Muroji Temple
Omiwa Shrine ©
Omiwa Shrine

2
nights
Hiroshima

Hiroshima
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
On the 2nd (Tue), look for gifts at Miyajima Omotesando Shopping Street, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Daishoin Temple, then head off the coast to Miyajima, and finally get outside with Mikasahama Beach. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Senjokaku, contemplate the long history of Itsukushima Shrine Torii, and then contemplate the long history of Itsukushima Shrine.

Before you visit Hiroshima, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can take a train from Kyoto to Hiroshima in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Hatsukaichi, JMSDF Kure Museum
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Miyajima
Miyajima
Itsukushima Shrine ©
Itsukushima Shrine
Daishoin Temple ©
Daishoin Temple

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