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ctmyzan
ctmyzan
over 3 years ago
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Hi,
Here is my itenary for my holiday in Japan.
Day 1- Tokyo - overnight in Shinjuku
Day 2- Tokyo- overnight in Shinjuku
Day 3 Tokyo- overnight in Shinjuku
Day 4 Tokyo- overnight in Shinjuku
Day 5 Mt Fuji overnight in Kawaguchiko Station
Day 6 Mt Fuji
Day 7 Shirakawago - overnight in Kyoto
Day 8 Kyoto -overnight in Kyoto
Day 9 Osaka - overnight in Osaka
Day 10 Osaka - overnight in Osaka

Plse advise should i buy the JR Pass.
What is the best way if I want to sightseeing Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka while i'm there?
If possible plse help me to estimate the cost of train or bus fare. tq

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Daniel-san
12268 posts
over 3 years ago
Expert button 2

Hi there,

Will you return from Osaka to Tokyo or fly out of Osaka/Kansai? If you do make the return to Tokyo, then the 7 day JR Pass would be an interesting option to consider. However it would be better to buy normal tickets if you fly out of Osaka.

I would also recommend buying a Suica card for travel in Tokyo and possibly Osaka. This is a prepaid travel cards and it saves you from buying tickets every time you travel.

Have you heard of Hyperdia? It's a very good resource of checking route information, such as ticket prices and travel time. We have a great blog post to get you started.

Hope this helps!
Daniel


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