16 days in Seoul, Tokyo & Osaka Itinerary

16 days in Seoul, Tokyo & Osaka Itinerary

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Seoul, South Korea
— 5 nights
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Tokyo, Japan
— 5 nights
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Osaka, Japan
— 3 nights
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Seoul, South Korea

One of east Asia's major cultural and financial centers, Seoul boasts five World Heritage Sites and a huge selection of museums, temples, shrines, palaces, parks, gardens, and glass-and-steel skyscrapers.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Gyeongbokgung Palace and Myeongdong Shopping Street. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Kwangjang Market and Gangnam Underground Shopping area. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Bukchon Hanok Village, visit Insadong, see the interesting displays at Trickeye Museum Seoul, and shop like a local with Hongdae Art Market Free Market.

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New York City, USA to Seoul is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 14 hours traveling from New York City to Seoul. In June, daytime highs in Seoul are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Seoul

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks · Nature
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Tokyo, Japan

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Senso-ji Temple and Ginza. Get some historical perspective at Imperial Palace and The East Gardens of the Imperial Palace (Edo Castle Ruin). Take a break from Tokyo with a short trip to Tokyo Disneyland in Maihama, about 38 minutes away. There's lots more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Tokyo Skytree, admire the natural beauty at Koishikawa Korakuen Garden, take a stroll through Takeshita Street, and make a trip to Shibuya Crossing.

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Fly from Seoul to Tokyo in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. June in Tokyo sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 67°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Osaka.

Things to do in Tokyo

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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Osaka, Japan

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.
Visit Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine and Kiyomizu-dera Temple for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Dotombori District and Osaka Castle. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Osaka: Kyoto (Nijo Castle, Kyoto International Manga Museum, &more). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Osaka Shiritsu Toyo Toji Museum.

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Getting from Tokyo to Osaka by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Osaka are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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