Suggested family itineraries for Japan from our travel experts
A Little Bit of Everything in Japan
Family Trip14 - 16 daysGive your kids a splendid adventure with Japan's best destinations, where thrilling history combines with culture, architecture, and fine food, to promise a great trip.
A Week in Japan
Family Trip8 - 10 daysGet a taste of Japan's ancient history in Kyoto, discover its buzzing culture in Tokyo, and relax in the time-old hot springs of Hakone, packing Japan's best into a week.
A Sample of Cultural Japan
Family Trip10 - 12 daysShort on time, but craving a cultural trip? Visit the Imperial Kyoto with its castles, explore the historic districts of Kanazawa, and enjoy the modern excitement of Tokyo.
Japan's History for Families
Family Trip10 - 12 daysExplore Japanese history, starting in the modern city of Tokyo, followed by the Edo Period gems of Nara, the devastating toll of WWII in Hiroshima, and finally Kyoto's Imperial charm.
Honshu Island Between Kyoto and Tokyo
Family Trip11 - 13 daysGet to know the central Honshu Island, where historic landmarks and fun cultural venues combine with wild natural beauty to offer a great trip for the whole family.
Adventures in North Japan
Family Trip12 - 13 daysTake your family northward from Tokyo, visiting breathtaking mountains, lush gardens, ancient shrines, and great museums, and sampling some of Japan's best cuisine.
To Kyushu Island and Back
Family Trip14 - 16 daysGet to know the authentic Japan as you travel southward to Kyushu through historic cities, thriving metropolises, scenic towns, and breathtaking natural beauty.
Best of Japan's Culture and Nature
Family Trip11 - 13 daysIf you're looking for a fun family adventure, this trip provides just that - from the buzzing energy of Tokyo to the graceful alps of Takayama, Japan has it all.
Japan's Culture for Families
Family Trip15 - 17 daysWander through streets lined with traditional buildings, try some takoyaki, visit a Shinto shrine, and enjoy the many other cultural opportunities Japan offers.