15 days in Japan & Bali Itinerary

15 days in Japan & Bali Itinerary

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Fly to Tokyo Narita, Train to Kyoto
Kyoto, Japan
— 3 nights
Osaka, Japan
— 1 night
Tegalalang, Indonesia
— 1 night
Denpasar, Indonesia
— 5 nights
Tokyo, Japan
— 3 nights


Kyoto, Japan

— 3 nights
The national capital for over a thousand years, Kyoto retains much of the charm of old Japan, boasting numerous temples and shrines that seem completely untouched by the modern world.
Kyoto is known for historic sites, shopping, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, stop by Gion, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jishu Shrine, and step into the grandiose world of Nijo Castle.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Kyoto trip itinerary website.

Montreal, Canada to Kyoto is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 14 hours traveling from Montreal to Kyoto. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Montreal in November; daily highs in Kyoto reach 19°C and lows reach 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Osaka.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Osaka, Japan

— 1 night
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.
On the 18th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Osaka Castle.

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You can drive from Kyoto to Osaka in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November in Osaka, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. On the 18th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Tegalalang.

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

Tegalalang, Indonesia

— 1 night
The most famous Tegalalang tourist attractions are rice terraces, forming a landscape you'll be hard-pressed to find elsewhere in the world.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Tegalalang Rice Terrace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tirta Empul Temple, and then stroll through Mason Elephant Park.

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Traveling by flight from Osaka to Tegalalang takes 11 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Osaka to Tegalalang is minus 1 hour. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Osaka in November, with highs in Tegalalang at 37°C and lows at 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Denpasar.

Things to do in Tegalalang

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Denpasar, Indonesia

— 5 nights
A trip to Denpasar takes visitors to the capital of Bali and the gateway to the island.
Change things up with these side-trips from Denpasar: Ubud (Saraswati Temple & Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary) and Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban). There's still lots to do: cool off at Waterbom Bali, enjoy the sand and surf at Pantai Sanur, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and have fun at Cubby House Kids Club.

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You can drive from Tegalalang to Denpasar in 1.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Denpasar

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Tokyo, Japan

— 3 nights
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.
Tokyo is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Tokyo Tower, get your game on at Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou, make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, and explore the world behind art at Tokyo National Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Tokyo online attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Denpasar to Tokyo takes 12.5 hours. The time zone changes from Central Indonesia Time to Japan Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Denpasar in November, with highs in Tokyo at 19°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Spas

Japan travel guide

Sacred & Religious Sites · Landmarks · Historic Sites
Land of the Rising Sun
Part of a volcanic archipelago that encompasses over 6,800 islands, Japan remains one of Asia's most fascinating tourist destinations, where a blend of modernity and tradition creates a look and feel completely different from any other place in the world. A tour of Japan lets you discover big cities filled with ancient temples and innovative skyscrapers, as well as quiet country landscapes dotted with castles, perfectly manicured gardens, cherry orchards, and primeval forests seemingly untouched by the hand of mass tourism. Many tourists on vacation in Japan devote lots of time to the country's unique cuisine, prepared with painstaking attention to detail and a genius for simple yet effective presentation.

Bali travel guide

World heritage site · Spas · Beaches
Island of the Gods
A province of Indonesia, the island of Bali remains one of the world's top tourist destinations thanks to its beaches, diving spots, and resorts. Take a trip to Bali to discover the island's smiling and famously hospitable locals--perhaps the biggest treasure of this tropical paradise. More than just another fun-in-the-sun getaway, Bali also reveals a rich history and varied geography of mountains, rugged coastal areas, sandy beaches, thriving rice terraces, and stark volcanic hillsides that seem transported from another planet. A Bali tour uncovers some of the world's best surfing spots, as well as a deeply spiritual local culture and globally significant archeological attractions.