22 days in Shizuoka Prefecture Itinerary

22 days in Shizuoka Prefecture Itinerary

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Susono
— 4 nights
2
Shizuoka
— 6 nights
3
Minamiizu-cho
— 5 nights
4
Ito
— 6 nights

4
nights
Susono

Susono ©
Attractions like Shiraito Falls and Numazu Deep Sea Aquarium make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Susono: Numazu Port (in Numazu), Fujinomiya (Masunoie, Lake Tanuki, &more) and Gotemba (Gotemba Premium Outlets & Niihashi Sengen Shrine).

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Susono trip itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Susono is an approximately 12.5-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 Nakatajima Beach. Attractions like Kunozan Toshogu Shrine and Nihondaira Ropeway make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Shizuoka: Kakegawa (Kakegawa Castle Tower & Kakegawa Kachouen), Hamamatsu Flower Park (in Hamamatsu) and Maehama Beach (in Makinohara). And it doesn't end there: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Nihondaira Zoo, take in the views from Yume no Tsuribashi Suspension Bridge, buy something for everyone on your list at S-Pulse Dream Plaza, and don't miss a visit to Odatara Fudoson.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, 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 · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Kakegawa, Hamamatsu, Yaizu, Utoge Falls, Yume no Tsuribashi Suspension Bridge
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 Yumigahama Beach and Tatadohama Beach. Kids will appreciate attractions like Shimoda Aquarium and Irozaki. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Minamiizu-cho: Shimoda (Sotoura Beach, Shirahama Beach, &more), Nishiizu-cho (Dogashima Island & Dogashima Tensodo Cave) and Kawazu Nanadaru Waterfalls (in Kawazu-cho).

To find where to stay, photos, 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 · Outdoors · Beaches

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.
Visiting Jogasaki Coast and Mount Omuro will get you outdoors. Kids will enjoy Joren Waterfall and Shuzenji Nijino Sato. Explore Ito's surroundings by going to Atami (Hatsushima, Atami Sun Beach, &more), Shuzen-ji Temple (in Izu) and Higashiizu-cho (Atagawa Tropical & Alligator Garden & Izu Animal Kingdom). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the resident critters at Izu Shaboten Zoo, don't miss a visit to Cherry Blossom Trees at Izu Kogen Highlands, take a memorable ride with Omuro Mountain Lift, and snap pictures at Kadowaki Bridge.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Ito visit app.

Traveling by car from Minamiizu-cho to Ito takes 2 hours. In October in Ito, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 22°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Ito

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Atami, Izu, Higashiizu-cho
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Mount Omuro ©
Mount Omuro
Jogasaki Coast ©
Jogasaki Coast
Joren Waterfall ©
Joren Waterfall