23 days in East Asia Itinerary

23 days in East Asia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Japan itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Unknown
1
Tokyo
— 6 nights
Train to Odawara, Bus to Hakone-machi
2
Hakone-machi
— 1 night
Bus to Odawara, Train to Kyoto
3
Kyoto
— 5 nights
Unknown
4
Tsuruga
Unknown
5
Tomakomai
— 1 night
Unknown
6
Sapporo
— 4 nights
Train
7
Hakodate
— 1 night
Fly
8
Sendai
— 1 night
Fly
9
Tokyo
— 1 night
Unknown

S M T W T F S
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30

Tokyo

— 6 nights
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Hie Jinjya and Kitanomaru Park. Get a sense of the local culture at Kokyo Gaien National Garden and Toshogu Shrine. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Chidorigafuchi, take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, take in the exciting artwork at teamLab Borderless, and take in a show at AKB48 Thater.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Tokyo trip planner.

Atlanta, USA to Tokyo is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Atlanta to Tokyo, you'll lose 14 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Atlanta in April, expect nights in Tokyo to be about the same, around 51°F, while days are little chillier, around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Hakone-machi.

Things to do in Tokyo

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping · Nightlife

Hakone-machi

— 1 night
Sitting at the foot of Mount Fuji, Hakone-machi has become a popular retreat from Tokyo for locals and tourists alike.
For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Hakone-machi travel app.

Traveling by combination of train and bus from Tokyo to Hakone-machi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Tokyo in April, you will find days in Hakone-machi are slightly colder (55°F), and nights are about the same (52°F). On the 10th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Kyoto.

Things to do in Hakone-machi

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Shopping

Kyoto

— 5 nights
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Yasaka Shrine and Chion-in Temple. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Kiyomizu-dera Temple and Kennin-ji Temple. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Yasakanoto, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Myoshinji Temple, don't miss a visit to Heian Shrine, and explore the historical opulence of Nijo Castle.

Discover how to plan a Kyoto trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can fly from Hakone-machi to Kyoto in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or drive. When traveling from Hakone-machi in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Kyoto: temperatures range from 67°F by day to 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Tsuruga.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Tsuruga

Tsuruga is a city in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Tsuruga online travel route planner.

You can drive from Kyoto to Tsuruga in 2 hours. On the 15th (Fri), you'll travel to Tomakomai.

Things to do in Tsuruga

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Shopping

Tomakomai

— 1 night
Tomakomai is a city and port in Iburi Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan. For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Tomakomai vacation builder website.

Explore your travel options from Tsuruga to Tomakomai with the Route module. In April, daily temperatures in Tomakomai can reach 51°F, while at night they dip to 33°F. On the 17th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Sapporo.

Things to do in Tomakomai

Parks · Shopping · Nature · Museums

Sapporo

— 4 nights

CIty of Ramen

A modern, bustling city known for its beer brewery, Sapporo attracts millions of visitors with its Snow Festival, during which elaborate ice and snow sculptures are exhibited all over town.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Fushimi Inari Shrine and Sapporo Clock Tower. Get some cultural insight at Sapporo Art Museum and Historical Village of Hokkaido (Kaitaku-no Mura). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Hokkaido Shrine Tongu, walk around Odori Park, boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Asahi Breweries Hokkaido Brewery.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Sapporo trip planner.

You can drive from Tomakomai to Sapporo in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Tomakomai in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 43°F in Sapporo. On the 21st (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Hakodate.

Things to do in Sapporo

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries

Hakodate

— 1 night

City of Lights

A gateway to the island, Hakodate has gained a reputation for its waterfront attractions, its proximity to some of the island's most popular natural sites, and its seafood.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): take a stroll through Motomachi.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Hakodate travel website.

Traveling by flight from Sapporo to Hakodate takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 52°F, and evening lows to 41°F. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Sendai.

Things to do in Hakodate

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

Sendai

— 1 night
Human history and nature combine seamlessly in Sendai, with the influence of each never far away in this green and storied city.
On the 23rd (Sat), get a taste of the local shopping with Sunmall Ichibancho, then browse the exhibits of Aoba Castle Museum, and then step into the grandiose world of Sendaijo Ato.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Sendai trip planner.

You can fly from Hakodate to Sendai in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Hakodate in April, things will get a bit warmer in Sendai: highs are around 58°F and lows about 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can fly to Tokyo.

Things to do in Sendai

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Museums

Tokyo

— 1 night
To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Tokyo journey builder.

Fly from Sendai to Tokyo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Sendai in April, expect nights in Tokyo to be about the same, around 51°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 67°F. You will leave for home on the 24th (Sun).

Things to do in Tokyo

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping · Museums