I posted a while ago when I thought I might be going to Japan in December, but my trip was cancelled. But now, I have again decided to give Japan a go and will be leaving this Thursday.
The following is my itinerary. I haven't booked any hotels yet, I just wanted people's advice as to whether the itinerary is too busy or if I am not including the right things, or the right things in the right order.
Here goes -
Day 1: Arrive in Narita at 5:30 PM. Night in Tokyo.
Day 2: Explore Tokyo. Night in Tokyo.
Day 3: Day trip to Nikko. Night in Tokyo.
Day 4: Travel to Takaragawa for an onsen experience. Night in Takaragawa.
Day 5: Travel Takaragawa to Matsumoto, see castle. Night in Matsumoto.
Day 6: Travel Matsumoto to Nakatsugawa. Hike Magome to Tsumago. Night in Tsumago.
Day 7: Travel Tsumago to Nagoya. See Sumo match and cormorant fishing. Night in Nagoya.
Day 8: Travel Nagoya to Kyoto. Night in Kyoto.
Day 9: Explore Kyoto. Night in Kyoto
Day 10: Explore Kyoto. Night in Kyoto
Day 11:Explore Kyoto. Night in Kyoto
Day 12:Explore Kyoto. Night in Kyoto
Day 13: Travel Kyoto to Hiroshima. Explore Peace Park. Travel to Miyajima. Night in Miyajima.
Day 14: Explore Miyajima. Travel to Okayama. Night in Okayama.
Day 15: Explore Korakuen garden. Travel to Osaka.
Day 16: Travel Osaka to Mount Koyasan. Night in Mount Koyasan.
Day 17: Travel to Osaka. Leave from Osaka 4:30 PM.
Any advice is appreciated.
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