community-forum community-penpal community-userReports destinations-admission destinations-beenThere-solid destinations-bookmark-solid destinations-city_outline destinations-city_solid destinations-closedDays destinations-date destinations-getThere destinations-hotels destinations-hoursFees destinations-itineraries-3 destinations-nearbySpots destinations-pin-simple-outline destinations-pin-simple destinations-sortBy-dots destinations-tours destinations-town interests-agriculture interests-amusementParks interests-beaches interests-castles interests-city_solid interests-contemporaryArt interests-events interests-festivals interests-flowers interests-foodDrink interests-gardens interests-hiking interests-historicSites interests-industry interests-koyo-single interests-koyo interests-mangaAnime interests-museums interests-nature interests-onsen interests-parks interests-pottery interests-sakura-single interests-sakura interests-scenicRides interests-shopping interests-shrines interests-skiing interests-snow interests-sumo interests-temples interests-traditionalArts interests-traditionalTheater interests-viewpoints interests-volcanoes interests-wildlife interests-winterIlluminations news-section planning-tickets-2 planning-transportation-access planning-transportation-bicycle planning-transportation-boat planning-transportation-bus planning-transportation-car planning-transportation-plane planning-transportation-shinkansen planning-transportation-tickets planning-transportation-train planning-transportation-walk shapes-chevron-down shapes-circle shapes-star social-fb social-gplus social-instagram social-twitter social-youtube ui-alert-construction ui-alert-warning ui-calendar ui-confirmed-outline ui-confirmed-solid ui-date ui-globe ui-lightbulb ui-no_entry ui-ok ui-pencil ui-reverse ui-search ui-time ui-video-play ui-x user-avatar

Dear visitor, if you know the answer to this question, please post it. Thank you!

Osaka to Tokyo 16 days - 3 Routes 2017/3/10 03:11
Hello,

My wife and I are traveling to Japan, mid May, for the first time. We donft plan to rent a car. We have three itineraries and donft know if they would work or which one would be best. We will have 16 nights and arriving in Osaka and departure from Tokyo.

Route 1
Osaka – 2 Nights (Himeji day trip)
Kyoto – 5 nights (Nara / Aoi Matsuri / Kyomizudera / Tenryu-ji / Nenbutsu-ji / Kinkaku-ji / Nishiki Market / Mount Koya)
Kanazawa – 1 Night (City and Gokayama / Shirakawa-go)
Takayama – 1 Night (City and only see Kamikochi)
Okuhida – 1 Night (Jigokudani Monkey Park)
Yamanoushi – 1 Night (Taragawa Onsen / Nikko)
Tokyo – 3 Nights
Hakone – 1 Night (City – Fuji photos and Fujiyoshi Onsen)
Tokyo – 1 Night

Route 2
Osaka – 2 Nights (Himeji day trip)
Kyoto – 5 nights (Nara / Aoi Matsuri / Kyomizudera / Tenryu-ji / Nenbutsu-ji / Kinkaku-ji / Nishiki Market / Mount Koya)
Nakatsugawa – 1 Night (Magone / Tsumago)
Hakone – 1 Night (Fujiyoshi onsen)
Yamanouchi – 1 Night (Jigokudani Monkey Park)
???? – 1 Night (Taragawa Onsen)
Tokyo – 5 Nights (Day trip to Nikko and Kamogawa Oyama Senmaida)

Route 3
Osaka – 2 Nights (Himeji day trip)
Kyoto – 5 nights (Nara / Aoi Matsuri / Kyomizudera / Tenryu-ji / Nenbutsu-ji / Kinkaku-ji / Nishiki Market / Mount Koya)
Kanazawa – 1 Night (City and Gokayama / Shirakawa-go)
Takayama – 1 Night (City and only see Kamikochi)
Okuhida – 1 Night (Kawaguchiko – Fuji Pictures)
Hakone – 1 Night (Fujioshi onsen)
Tokyo – 1 Night
???? – 1 Night (Nikko / Taragawa onsen)
Tokyo – 3 Nights

Thanks for any inputs / thought. They are very much welcome / appreciated.
by Alex (guest)  

Re: Osaka to Tokyo 16 days - 3 Routes 2017/3/13 10:29
3.
But no need for Kyoto 5d is too much.
Takayama,Shirakawago for 1d enough.

Snow monkey season overed.
(They back to own woods, just a few groups coming)
http://www.jigokudani-yaenkoen.co.jp/livecam/monkey/index.htm

by Heleno (guest) rate this post as useful

Re: Osaka to Tokyo 16 days - 3 Routes 2017/3/13 10:47
Thanks for replying. I ended up closing my trip last Friday.
by Alex (guest) rate this post as useful

reply to this thread