Asia Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Asia activity »
  1. 1 포커룰 [[[홈 피 = vpp332.com ]]]추천인:지퍼
  2. 2 인터넷신천지 ● 연결 : 【_mk289.com_】
  3. 3 포카드 [[[홈 피 = vpp332.com ]]]추천인:지퍼
  4. 4 넷마블바둑이 ΖΖ주_소= vpp332.comφφ추천인:지퍼
  5. 5 넷마블포커 ∨∨접 속 : vpp332.com ∧∧추천인:지퍼
  6. 6 피망포커 ∈∈접 속 : vpp332.com∏∏추천인:지퍼
  7. 7 한게임머니상 ΖΖ주_소= vpp332.comφφ추천인:지퍼
  8. 8 포커머니상 ΖΖ주_소= vpp332.comφφ추천인:지퍼
  9. 9 리니지바둑이 ∈∈접 속 : vpp332.com∏∏추천인:지퍼
  10. 10 http://slimbodyketone.co.uk/max-robust-xtreme/
  11. 11 포커카드 ≤≤홈 피 - vpp332.com ≥≥추천인:지퍼
  12. 12 맞고 맞고 바둑이 ≤≤홈 피 - vpp332.com ≥≥추천인:지퍼
  13. 13 India (north-east) + Maldives ititneraty help
  14. 14 help with s.e.a. trip destination for xmas, family of 4
  15. 15 AirAsia ASEAN pass?
  16. 16 travel to Malaysia or Indonesia
  17. 17 Best place for a solo traveler to find a travel partner
  18. 18 Trip Report Googling to going...to Gujarat!
  19. 19 Bangkok transport to Shangri La Hotel
  20. 20 Tokyo hotel help
  21. 21 Private tours in Northern India
  22. 22 Bhutan... Have You Been
  23. 23 To the Gili Islands - From Ubud or South Bali?
  24. 24 The ethics of choosing to visit a repressive country like Myanmar
  25. 25 Purchasing Kamagawa Odori tickets?
View next 25 » Back to the top

11-day itinerary in March-April 2013 for Cherry Blossoms.

Jump to last reply

Hi:

Can you please provide some feedback and pointers on this 11-day itinerary for me, my wife and our 7-yr old son in late March-early April 2013? Is the pace too hectic for a 7-yr old, and am I seeing way too many temples here? I included the gardens so we could catch Cherry Blossoms.

Day 1
- Arrive in Tokyo

Day 2
- Walking the Imperial Moat
- Higashi Gyoen (East Garden) (1 hr)
- Walk and LUNCH in Ginza
- Shinjuku Gyoen
- Meiji Shrine
- Walk and DINNER in Shinjuku Skyscraper District (west of the station)

Day 3
- Nikko (1 day)
- Rinnoji Temple (visit Shōyō-en Garden)
- Toshogu Shrine
- Futarasan Shrine
- Nikko Tamozawa Imperial Villa
- Taiyuin Mausoleum

Day 4
- Kamakura (1 day)
- Kōtoku-in Temple (see Daibutsu aka Great Buddha)
- Hase Kannon Temple
- Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine [only if time permits]
- Leave for Kyoto

Day 5
- Sanjusangendo Hall
- Kiyomizu Temple (Kiyomizudera) (also, see three-story pagoda and Otowa Falls)
- Jishu Shrine
- Kyoto Craft Center (SHOPPING)
Train: Nijojo-mae(1min)
- Nijo Castle (Nijojo) (2-3 hrs) [Enter before 4PM]

Day 6
- Nara (1 day)
- Kofukuji Temple's Treasure House
- Todaiji Temple with its Great Buddha
- Kasuga Grand Shrine

Day 7
- Kinkakuji (Temple of the Golden Pavilion) & then a 20min walk to
- Ryoanji Temple (visit early morning) (2-3 hrs)
- Kokedera (Saihoji) [@1PM]
- Maruyama Park (for lit Cherry Blossoms in the night)

Day 8
- Ginkakuji, the Temple of the Silver Pavilion
- Philosopher's Pathway
- Heian Shrine and Garden (weeping cherry trees)
- Kyoto Handicraft center (BEST SHOPPING!)
- Leave for Tokyo in the AFTERNOON

Day 9
- Tsukiji Fish Market (1 hr)
- Sumida River Boat to Asakusa (cherry blossom viewing ferry; not pleasure boat)
- Walk through Hama Rikyu Garden
- Walk through Nakamise Dori
- Sensoji Temple
- Tokyo Skytree (TMG) (1 hr)
- Walk through Akihabara
- See lighted cherry blossom trees in Chidorigafuchi (near the Imperial Moat)

Day 10
- See the famous Shibuya (scramble) crossing (located in front of the Shibuya station Hachikō exit)
- Tokyo National Museum (plan 2 hrs)
- Viewing Cherry Blossoms at Ueno Park

Day 11
- Depart from Tokyo

15 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement