Back to General Japan Travel

Tokyo to Kyoto to Takayama to Kyoto to Tokyo

lukm2
lukm2
over 1 year ago
3 responses

Hi,
We are flying into NRT and plan to stay in Tokyo for one day, then travel to Kyoto and stay for 4 days 3 nights. after that, plan to go to Takayama for 2 nights and then back to Kyoto for 2 days and then back to Tokyo. Does this itinerary make sense? What kind of pass is the best for us? We are planning to go to different cities around Kyoto during those days as well. Total stay in Japan is 10 days. Arrive on May 10 and leaving on May 19.
Please help
Thanks!
lukm2

avatar
Daniel-san
16176 posts
over 1 year ago
Expert

Hi there,

I think it would make more sense to travel Tokyo - Kyoto - Takayama - Tokyo. Going back to Kyoto would just add more travel time. I would suggest using a 7 day JR Pass if you can make the trip and return to Tokyo before the pass expires.

Hope this helps,
Daniel


Looking for more information? Search the forum

Instant Quote

Starting from €249.00 for 7 days of unlimited Japan Rail travel

Can’t find the answer?

Learn from over 14468 questions about the Japan Rail Pass, or ask our Japan Rail travel experts

Ask Question

Get pocket Wifi in Japan

Get pocket Wifi in Japan

Visit us on Facebook

Get inspired for your visit to Japan by following us on Instagram and don't forget your own shots once you are there.


Find out where to buy the japan rail pass online.

Order your JRPass Now!

We have special prices for children and great first class options. See all tickets.
Or see our range of Regional Passes