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jr pass 7 or 14

JR Pass 7 or 14


I will be in Japan 14 days visiting my friends and a little bit sight seeing on my own.

Could you please suggest from the planned itineraries that I will be visiting, what JR ticket should I purchase: 7 or 14 days?

Day 1 TOKYO/Narita Airport.
Day 2 Sightseeing in Tokyo.
Day 3 Tokyo- Kobe
Day 4 Kobe-Kyoto/Kyoto-Kobe
Day 5 In Kobe
Day 6 Kobe-Nara
Day 7 Nara
Day 8 Nara -Hakone
Day 9 Mt Fuji
Day 10 Mt-Fuji -Tokyo
Day 11 Tokyo-Nikko
Day 12 Nikko -Tokyo
Day 13 Tokyo
Day 14 Leaving Japan

Thank you.


Hello there,

I would suggest a 14 day JR Pass for your itinerary as it would nicely cover your whole itinerary.
The JR Pass can be used for most if your itinerary and only around Fuji could it be that you'd have to use additional transport (depending on where exactly you plan to visit).

Let me know if you have any question(s)!


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