22 days in Shizuoka Prefecture Itinerary

22 days in Shizuoka Prefecture Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Shizuoka Prefecture Trip Planner

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  13 h 15 min
1
Susono
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Shizuoka
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Minamiizu-cho
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Ito
— 6 nights
Train + Fly:  13 h 15 min
End: Singapore

4
nights
Susono

Susono ©
Attractions like Numazu Deep Sea Aquarium and Makaino Farm make great kid-friendly stops. Step out of the city life by going to Shiraito Falls and Lake Tanuki. Change things up with these side-trips from Susono: Fujinomiya (Masunoie & Fujisan Hongu Sengen Taisha Shrine), Numazu Port (in Numazu) and Gotemba (Gotemba Premium Outlets & Niihashi Sengen Shrine).

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Susono trip itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Susono is an approximately 13- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Susono. Expect colder weather when traveling from Singapore in October: highs in Susono hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Shizuoka.

Things to do in Susono

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fujinomiya, Gotemba, Numazu, Mishima, Kakitagawa Park
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 5:
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Shiraito Falls ©
Shiraito Falls
Lake Tanuki ©
Lake Tanuki
Numazu Deep Sea Aquarium ©
Numazu Deep Sea Aquarium

6
nights
Shizuoka

Shizuoka ©
With its upmarket shopping districts and scenic coastal landscape, Shizuoka stands as the main urban area of a province often referred to as Japan's riviera.
Get outdoors at Miho Seacoast (Miho no Matsubara Beach) and Utoge Falls. Attractions like Nihondaira Zoo and Hamamatsu Flower Park make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Shizuoka: Kakegawa (Kakegawa Castle Tower & Kakegawa Kachouen), Maehama Beach (in Makinohara) and Nakatajima Beach (in Hamamatsu). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kunozan Toshogu Shrine, buy something for everyone on your list at S-Pulse Dream Plaza, take in the views from Horaibashi Bridge, and look for gifts at Yaizu Sakana Center.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Shizuoka trip planner.

Traveling by car from Susono to Shizuoka takes 1.5 hours. When traveling from Susono in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Shizuoka, with highs around 24°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can go by car to Minamiizu-cho.

Things to do in Shizuoka

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kakegawa, Yaizu, Hamamatsu, Horaibashi Bridge, Maehama Beach
Find places to stay Oct 5 — 11:
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Miho Seacoast (Miho no Matsubara Beach) ©
Miho Seacoast (Miho no Matsubara Beach)
Kakegawa Kachouen ©
Kakegawa Kachouen
Nihondaira Zoo ©
Nihondaira Zoo

5
nights
Minamiizu-cho

Minamiizu-cho ©
Escape the urban bustle at Kisami Ohama Beach and Dogashima Tensodo Cave. Kids will appreciate attractions like Tatadohama Beach and Shimoda Aquarium. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Minamiizu-cho: Shimoda (Sotoura Beach, Shirahama Beach, &more), Kawazu Nanadaru Waterfalls (in Kawazu-cho) and Dogashima Island (in Nishiizu-cho).

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Minamiizu-cho road trip planning tool.

Getting from Shizuoka to Minamiizu-cho by car takes about 3 hours. In October, daytime highs in Minamiizu-cho are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can go by car to Ito.

Things to do in Minamiizu-cho

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Shimoda, Nishiizu-cho, Kawazu Nanadaru Waterfalls
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 16:
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Tatadohama Beach ©
Tatadohama Beach
Dogashima Tensodo Cave ©
Dogashima Tensodo Cave
Shirahama Beach ©
Shirahama Beach

6
nights
Ito

Ito ©
Not too far from the capital, Ito has developed a reputation as a resort town, with a fair portion of its area lying within a national park.
Family-friendly places like Mount Omuro and Izu Animal Kingdom will thrill your kids. Take a break from the city and head to Jogasaki Coast and Atami Sun Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ito: Atami (Hatsushima & Kinomiya Shrine), Izu (Shuzen-ji Temple, Shuzenji Nijino Sato, &more) and Atagawa Tropical & Alligator Garden (in Higashiizu-cho). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the resident critters at Izu Shaboten Zoo, buy something for everyone on your list at Asian Old Bazaar Izu Ubud, stroll around Komuroyama Park, and snap pictures at Kadowaki Bridge.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Ito online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Minamiizu-cho to Ito takes 2 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Ito can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Ito

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Atami, Izu, Higashiizu-cho
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 22:
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Mount Omuro ©
Mount Omuro
Jogasaki Coast ©
Jogasaki Coast
Izu Shaboten Zoo ©
Izu Shaboten Zoo