11 days in Japan, Semarang & Singapore Itinerary

11 days in Japan, Semarang & Singapore Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Semarang, Indonesia
— Few hours
2
Singapore, Singapore
— 3 nights
3
Osaka, Japan
— 1 night
4
Kyoto, Japan
— 2 nights
5
Tokyo, Japan
— 3 nights

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Semarang, Indonesia

Semarang
An Indonesian port city, Semarang remains best known for its Dutch colonial architecture and 15th-century temple.
To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Semarang day trip app.

Jakarta to Semarang is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. November in Semarang sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 1st (Fri), you're off to Singapore.

Things to do in Semarang

Parks Historic Sites Nature

3
nights
Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Go for a jaunt from Singapore to Sentosa Island to see Universal Studios Singapore about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Singapore Botanic Gardens, get to know the resident critters at Singapore Zoo, take in panoramic vistas at Sands SkyPark Observation Deck, and get great views at Fort Siloso Skywalk.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Singapore route builder site.

You can fly from Semarang to Singapore in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone changes from Western Indonesia Time to Singapore Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Osaka.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Sentosa Island
Highlights from your plan
Singapore Botanic Gardens ©
Singapore Botanic Gardens
Singapore Zoo ©
Singapore Zoo
Singapore Flyer ©
Singapore Flyer

1
night
Osaka, Japan

Osaka ©
Proud of their hometown's distinct culture and dialect, many natives of Osaka describe their city as "Japan's anti-capital." An antidote to Tokyo's hectic energy, Osaka marches to the beat of its own drum, serving as the country's longtime commercial and industrial hub.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Osaka Castle and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a taste of the local shopping with Dotombori District and then find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Japan.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Osaka trip builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Singapore to Osaka takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Japan Standard Time (JST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Singapore in November: high temperatures in Osaka hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Kyoto.

Things to do in Osaka

Theme Parks Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
Osaka Castle ©
Osaka Castle
Dotombori District ©
Dotombori District

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nights
Kyoto, Japan

Kyoto ©
The national capital for over a thousand years, Kyoto retains much of the charm of old Japan, boasting numerous temples and shrines that seem completely untouched by the modern world.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Heian Shrine, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, and then don't miss a visit to Kiyomizu-dera Temple. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Kyoto Museum of Crafts and Design, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Kinkaku-ji, thenmake a trip to Nijo Castle, and finally take a stroll through Gion.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kyoto online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Osaka to Kyoto by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Kyoto can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Tokyo.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

3
nights
Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo ©
Tokyo holds the status of most populous metropolitan area in the world--a fact you'll find tangible as you walk the bustling streets and explore its diverse neighborhoods and cultures.
Tokyo is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, take in the spiritual surroundings of Senso-ji Temple, and get a sense of history and politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Tokyo trip planner.

Take a train from Kyoto to Tokyo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Tokyo are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Odaiba District ©
Odaiba District
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower

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