4 days in Shiga Prefecture Itinerary

4 days in Shiga Prefecture Itinerary

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— 2 nights


Nagahama ©
Rising to prominence under feudal rule in the 16th century, the city of Nagahama sits in the northeast Shiga Prefecture, on the shores of Lake Biwa.
Lake Biwa has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Hikone Castle, then explore the activities along Lake Biwa, and then get to know the fascinating history of Kurokabe Square. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Shizugatake, explore the activities along Lake Yogo, then get to know the fascinating history of Hachiman-bori, then steep yourself in history at Gokashokondo Street, and finally contemplate the long history of Oumi Shonin Yashiki Nakae Jungoro Tei.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Nagahama trip planner.

George Town, Malaysia to Nagahama is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from George Town to Nagahama, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In November, Nagahama is much colder than George Town - with highs of 16°C and lows of 11°C. On the 18th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Nagahama

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Higashiomi, Lake Biwa, Hachiman-bori, Hikone Castle
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Lake Biwa ©
Lake Biwa
Hikone Castle ©
Hikone Castle
Kurokabe Square ©
Kurokabe Square