14 days in Japan Itinerary

14 days in Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tokyo
— 2 nights
2
Yuzawa-machi
— 3 nights
3
Kanazawa
— 2 nights
4
Hakone-machi
— 1 night
5
Urayasu
— 2 nights
6
Tokyo
— 3 nights

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.
Bring the kids along to Odaiba District and Tokyo Tower. Head to Ginza and Isetan Shinjuku Storefor some retail therapy. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, get a sense of history and politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, and get all the equipment you need at Kimono Me.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Tokyo trip maker site.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Tokyo Haneda International Airport, Narita International Airport and Ibaraki Airport / JASDF Hyakuri Air Base. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Yuzawa-machi.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Shopping Parks
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Odaiba District ©
Odaiba District
Ginza ©
Ginza
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden ©
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden

3
nights
Yuzawa-machi

Yuzawa-machi ©
It takes just over one hour to reach Yuzawa-machi from the country's capital by bullet train.
Get outdoors at Iwappara Ski Resort and Masu domari. Kids will appreciate attractions like Naspa Ski Garden and Naeba Ski Resort. There's lots more to do: fly down the slopes at Kagura Ski Resort, get outside with Yuzawa Nakazato Ski Resort, take in the dramatic natural features at Yuzawa Kogen, and make a trip to Gangidori.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Yuzawa-machi online visit planner.

Traveling by train from Tokyo to Yuzawa-machi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kanazawa.

Things to do in Yuzawa-machi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Iwappara Ski Resort ©
Iwappara Ski Resort
Naspa Ski Garden ©
Naspa Ski Garden
Naeba Ski Resort ©
Naeba Ski Resort

2
nights
Kanazawa

Kanazawa
An old castle town largely unspoiled during World War II, Kanazawa features well-preserved architecture spread across a range of districts.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Kanazawa Castle, admire the natural beauty at Kenrokuen Garden, thenstop by Sakuda Honten, thensteep yourself in history at Higashichaya Old Town, and finally admire the masterpieces at 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa. On your second day here, browse the different shops at Forus Kanazawa, make a trip to Kanazawa Station, browse the different shops at Kanazawa Hyakubangai Shopping Center, thendon't miss a visit to Omicho Market, thenwander the streets of Nagamachi Neighborhood, and finally make a trip to Kenrokuen no Yukizuri.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Kanazawa travel planning tool.

Traveling by car from Yuzawa-machi to Kanazawa takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train, tram, and flight. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hakone-machi.

Things to do in Kanazawa

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Kenrokuen Garden
Kenrokuen Garden
Higashichaya Old Town ©
Higashichaya Old Town
Nagamachi Neighborhood ©
Nagamachi Neighborhood

1
night
Hakone-machi

Hakone-machi ©
Sitting at the foot of Mount Fuji, Hakone-machi has become a popular retreat from Tokyo for locals and tourists alike.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): make a trip to Owaku-dani Valley, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Ashi (Ashinoko), and then take an in-depth tour of Hakone Shrine.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Hakone-machi trip builder.

You can do a combination of train and bus from Kanazawa to Hakone-machi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Kanazawa in March, expect nights in Hakone-machi to be somewhat warmer, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Urayasu.

Things to do in Hakone-machi

Nature Parks Museums
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Lake Ashi (Ashinoko) ©
Lake Ashi (Ashinoko)
Owaku-dani Valley ©
Owaku-dani Valley
Hakone Shrine ©
Hakone Shrine

2
nights
Urayasu

Urayasu ©
A city lying on Tokyo Bay, Urayasu used to stand separate from the giant metropolis next door, but now, even though it belongs to another prefecture, it seems part of the capital.
For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Urayasu driving holiday tool.

Traveling by car from Hakone-machi to Urayasu takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Hakone-machi in March, you will find days in Urayasu are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Tokyo.

Things to do in Urayasu

Shopping Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Chibafornia, MITSUI OUTLET PARK KISARAZU
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MITSUI OUTLET PARK KISARAZU ©
MITSUI OUTLET PARK KISARAZU
Tokyo DisneySea ©
Tokyo DisneySea
Ikspiari ©
Ikspiari

3
nights
Tokyo

Tokyo ©
Head to Asakusa and Ameya Yokocho (Ameyoko)for some retail therapy. Get outdoors at Rental Kimono Sakura and Asakusa Samurai Ai Armor Experience. Explore Tokyo further: take in the spiritual surroundings of Senso-ji Temple, admire the masterpieces at Tokyo National Museum, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Ueno Zoo, and have some family-friendly fun at Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou.

To see maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Tokyo day trip tool.

Tokyo is just a short distance from Urayasu. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Urayasu in March since evenings lows in Tokyo dip to °C.

Things to do in Tokyo

Shopping Outdoors Parks
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Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Asakusa ©
Asakusa
Akihabara ©
Akihabara

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