10 days in Tokyo, Okayama & Matsuyama Itinerary

10 days in Tokyo, Okayama & Matsuyama Itinerary

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10 days in Tokyo, Okayama & Matsuyama Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  6​h
1
Tokyo
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Okayama
— 2 nights
Train:  3​h
3
Matsuyama
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
End: Bangkok

3
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 next day, admire the striking features of Tokyo Tower, then stroll through Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, then don't miss a visit to Meiji Jingu Shrine, and finally stroll around Ueno Park.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Tokyo trip itinerary maker.

Bangkok, Thailand to Tokyo is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Bangkok to Tokyo. In March, Tokyo is colder than Bangkok - with highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C. On the 30th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Okayama.

Things to do in Tokyo

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden ©
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden

2
nights
Okayama

Okayama ©
A major transit hub in western Japan, Okayama provides a convenient mid-point between Kyoto, Osaka, and Hiroshima.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Japanese Rural Toy Museum and then contemplate the long history of Kotohira-gu. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Okayama Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kibitsu Shrine, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter, and finally make a trip to Ritsurin Garden.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Okayama trip itinerary app .

You can take a train from Tokyo to Okayama in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Tokyo in March, expect slightly colder with lows of 3°C in Okayama. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Matsuyama.

Things to do in Okayama

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Kurashiki, Kotohira-gu, Ritsurin Garden
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Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter ©
Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter
Ritsurin Garden
Ritsurin Garden
Okayama Korakuen Garden ©
Okayama Korakuen Garden

3
nights
Matsuyama

Matsuyama ©
Matsuyama features a number of historical sites and acts as a gateway for exploring the rest of Shikoku.
Explore Matsuyama's surroundings by going to Shikoku Karst Onogahara (in Seiyo) and Izumidani Terraces (in Uchiko-cho). There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Matsuyama Castle, admire the striking features of Bansuiso, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ishiteji, and step off the mainland to explore Nogutsunajima Island.

For traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Matsuyama trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Okayama to Matsuyama in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Okayama in April, Matsuyama is a bit warmer at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Matsuyama

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Shinmin Sakamura Memorial Museum, Shikoku Karst Onogahara, Izumidani Terraces
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Dogo Park (Ruins of Yuzuki Castle) ©
Matsuyama Castle ©
Matsuyama Castle
Thermal Spas

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