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tokyo to kanazawa to hiroshima to kyoto to tokyo

Tokyo to Kanazawa to Hiroshima to Kyoto to tokyo

10 sept Tokyo to Kanazawa
11 sept Kanazawa to Hiroshima and miyajima
12 sept maybe naoshima himeji
13 sept depends on above
14 sept Kyoto early morning
15 sept Nara
16 sept koyasan temple
17 sept return Tokyo for sumo at 230
What do you advise itinerary wise with the the above ideas when we are looking at a 7 day jr pass? Can you give the best times to catch the trains as well pls?


Hi there,

Using a 7 day JR Pass works amazingly well for your itinerary. You can make great savings and it covers all the Shinkansen travel in your itinerary.

As for timetables and what time to get on the train, there are frequent services and you can take them almost anytime during the day. If you are looking for schedules, use

Also see:

Hope this helps!

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