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Itineraries
Introduction
Do Japan with a plan.

So many things to do, so little time! Japan has so much to offer that it can be overwhelming trying to decide what to do. That’s where this list of itineraries comes in handy. With the most popular spots in the most popular destinations covered, you can use them for inspiration or as a base for your own itinerary. Let’s go!
Articles

First Time in Japan: Where To Go And What To Do

If it is your first time planning a trip to Japan, you may feel confused about where you should go and what you should do. I think it is important to note that Japan varies widely between prefectures and even cities making it such a unique country. With this g

Tokyo 4-day-tour Itinerary

The classic itinerary for a first trip to Tokyo usually takes around three to five days-- with three days allotted for sightseeing and shopping, and another one or two days for visiting Tokyo Disney Resort or surrounding areas such as Kamakura, Hakone Hot Spri

Kanagawa 3-Day Tour Itinerary

The Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse at nightDay 1Start the day with some dim sum delights, or “yum cha” as it is called in Japan, at Chinatown. Have your name written in Chinese calligraphy, and buy some mooncakes, or geppei, as souvenirs. From here take a leisur

Osaka 4-day-tour Itinerary

#Day1#The focus on your first day should be Osaka Castle Park and Umeda. Located in the downtown area, Osaka Castle Park is easily accessible and is close to other scenic spots. It is neighbors with the Osaka Museum of History, which exhibits cultural relics a

Kyoto 5-day-tour Itinerary

Kyoto is a place worthy of visiting over and over again. For first-time visitors, a classical itinerary of four to five days is suggested. Take it slow and use all your five senses to capture the charm of this ancient city.#Day 1# Today’s itinerary involves ex

Hokkaido—Classic Itinerary

Hokkaido is vast in territory, and it is recommended that Sapporo be the focus of your first classic trip. It can be a three- or four-day tour of sightseeing and shopping. Sapporo is also the most convenient starting point if you wish to visit other areas of H

Okinawa 5-day-tour Itinerary

A five-day tour is recommended for your first trip to Okinawa. However, much of your time will probably be spent traveling from one place to another since Okinawa’s public transport is not very convenient. There is the monorail train in Naha, though you can al

Kanagawa 3-Day Tour Itinerary

The Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse at nightDay 1Start the day with some dim sum delights, or “yum cha” as it is called in Japan, at Chinatown. Have your name written in Chinese calligraphy, and buy some mooncakes, or geppei, as souvenirs. From here take a leisur