Japan trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Japan

Trip Planner Asia  /  Japan

Land of the Rising Sun

Part of a volcanic archipelago that encompasses over 6,800 islands, Japan remains one of Asia's most fascinating tourist destinations, where a blend of modernity and tradition creates a look and feel completely different from any other place in the world. A tour of Japan lets you discover big cities filled with ancient temples and innovative skyscrapers, as well as quiet country landscapes dotted with castles, perfectly manicured gardens, cherry orchards, and primeval forests seemingly untouched by the hand of mass tourism. Many tourists on vacation in Japan devote lots of time to the country's unique cuisine, prepared with painstaking attention to detail and a genius for simple yet effective presentation. Japan is in Asia. To arrange what you want to do in Japan, use our Japan trip planner.
Read the Japan Holiday Planning Guide
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Japan

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Japan

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close

Recently planned trips to Japan

36 days in Los Angeles & Japan BY A USER FROM BRAZIL October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Fukushima BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Tokyo BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA November, kids, popular PREFERENCES: November, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Japan BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Japan BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND November, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Tokyo BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: August, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Japan BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: September, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Kagoshima BY A USER FROM CANADA August, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans