Asia Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Come explore the new Fodor’s Forum
    by ibobi Fodor's Editor | Posted on Dec 4, 17 at 08:03 PM
View all Asia activity »
  1. 1 AOL EMAIL ☎ 1~844~853:3131 Password Reset Contact Now ☎ AOL Tec*h CALL.☎M3*
  2. 2 Please Help First-Timers to India!
  3. 3 Resort in Vietnam
  4. 4 Trip Report RHK's Fall SEA Trip
  5. 5 4 nights in Himalayas - Bhutan,Nepal, India?
  6. 6 Bago or Golden rock
  7. 7 Looking for advice on first-time Hong Kong trip
  8. 8 Trip Report Laurel and Hardy in Drag Do Bangkok
  9. 9 Bangkok
  10. 10 Sri Lanka compared to southern India, which do you prefer?
  11. 11 To see the Himalayas in 10 days?
  12. 12 Please help! Planning honeymoon in Malaysia!
  13. 13 HELP WITH JAPAN ITINERARY FOR MARCH
  14. 14 altenratives to Chiang Mai for "northen Thailand experience"
  15. 15 Restaurants in Bangkok
  16. 16 Food for thought- Restaurant suggestions for India Feb 1-18
  17. 17 Junk boat cruise-halong Bay,VNam
  18. 18 Need some info on travelling to Malaysia?
  19. 19 Unique Map & Guide to Tokyo
  20. 20 Sulawesi
  21. 21 Racism danger in Cambodia?
  22. 22 8 Days in Bali
  23. 23 two health related questions
  24. 24 Princess Cruise
  25. 25 Best day trip from Phuket
View next 25 » Back to the top

First trip to Japan - Honeymoon! - Advice please

Jump to last reply

Hi. We've decided to visit Japan for our honeymoon. It is our first trip to Japan. We are arriving in Tokyo May 14th and are staying 14 nights. We prefer to visit fewer places staying longer in each rather than rushing around.

We plan to stay in Tokyo for just one night on arrival and then head to Yama no chaya Ryokan in Hakone for 2 nights to recover from our wedding.
We are then going to spend 4 nights in Kyoto (maybe with day trip to Nara) staying at Hotel Mume.
Then not sure where to go for the next 3 nights - probably Takayama.
Final 4 nights in Tokyo.

Questions/advice please:
Has anyone stayed at Yama no chaya Ryokan? - If so, do you recommend it?
Is 3 nights too long to stay at Takayama? How easy is it to do day trips to Kamikochi and Shirakawo-go from Takayama?
Any recommendations on where to stay in Takayama? Preferably mid price.
If not Takayama, where else would you recommend for a 3 day stay that would fit into our itinerary?
Given our probable itinerary, is it worth getting a JR Railpass?

Thanks a lot for any advice/tips.

7 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement