I think that November is the best season to travel around Japan. You can see beautiful autumn leaves in major cities such as Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka, Hiroshima. You can enjoy amazing scenery at temples and shrines. Especially from mid-November to late, I think that it's fun just walking along a tree-lined street and a park. However, because it is the best season, everywhere is crowded with tourists. It would be better to organize your itinerary with that in mind. On this page, I will introduce useful information when you travel Japan in November.
Information of Tokyo, Osaka, Hokkaido in November
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On this page, I will explain the weather in Tokyo in November. The climate is comfortable in November and it can be said that it is the best season to see Tokyo. Since autumn leaves begin in earnest even in town, you can easily enjoy beautiful autumn leaves easily. Please come to Tokyo in November! ContentsWeather in Tokyo in November (overview)Tokyo weather in early November (2017) Tokyo weather in the middle of November (2017) Tokyo weather in late November (2017) Weather in Tokyo in November (overview) In November, the climate of Tokyo is calm. Although it may rain, it rarely fights hard like a summer typhoon. The temperature is quite cool. Humidity is also low. The conditions for you to travel comfortably generally do almost! One thing that you need to be careful about is the crowds of sightseeing spots. Because it is such a comfortable season, as well as you, a lot of Japanese and foreign tourists come to Tokyo. As a result, popular hotels will soon have no vacancies. In popular tourist spots, you may have to line up in order to enter. It is good to narrow down wisdom in various ways, how to sightseeing pleasantly while crowded. Please make sure to reserve the hotel first as soon as possible. For popular sightseeing spots, you should carefully plan your strategy. For example, going to a comparatively vacant morning, you will be able to sightseeing calmly. Please collect a lot of information and make your trip more enjoyable. Tokyo weather in early November ...
The weather in Osaka is roughly similar to Tokyo and Kyoto. The weather is stable in November, and there are many sunny days. The temperature is cool, and it can be called the best season for sightseeing. On this page, I will explain about the weather in November of Osaka. ContentsWeather in Osaka in November (overview)Osaka weather in early November (2017)Osaka weather in the middle of November (2017)Osaka weather in late November (2017) Weather in Osaka in November (overview) In November, the temperature in Osaka is around 20 degrees even in the hotest hours of the day. Even if you walk about a bit, you will not be exhausted as much as you sweat. It is a very pleasant season, so please try and visit various sights. However, in the morning and evening the temperature will drop to around 5 degrees. It is quite cold, so I recommend you to bring a thick jacket. As the temperature drops like this, the trees of Osaka gradually turn red leaves. I think that you can enjoy autumn leaves in Osaka in late November. Please go to Osaka Castle Park and others. From autumn to winter, rainy days will be fewer in Osaka. A beautiful blue sky day continues. Because the air is clear, if you go to a place with a good view, you can see distant mountains such as Rokko mountain well. Below is the meteorological data of November in Osaka announced by Japan Meteorological Agency. Please make yourself useful. Osaka weather in early November ...
On this page, I will introduce about the weather in Hokkaido in November. Beautiful autumn leaves were seen in October, but leaves fall from the deciduous trees in November. Full-fledged winter will come. Please prepare enough winter clothes before you leave for Hokkaido. ContentsWeather in Hokkaido in November (overview)Hokkaido weather in early November (2017)Hokkaido weather in the middle of November (2017)Hokkaido weather in late November (2017) Weather in Hokkaido in November (overview) In Hokkaido, although the daytime maximum temperature still exceeds 10 degrees Celsius many days, the temperature in the morning and evening slows down steadily. In mid-November, the minimum temperature of the day will be around -5 degrees Celsius. At this moment, beautiful autumnal leaves are seen in Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto and so on, in the midst of autumn. However, please beware that the climate of Hokkaido is quite different. First snow is observed in many areas of Hokkaido in the first half of November. After that, snow falls and the snow melts repeatedly. And, especially around the cold Asahikawa, snow begins to accumulate as early as late November. As it is no longer a perfect winter, if you are not accustomed to driving the snow road, you should refrain from using car rental as much as possible. If traveling in November, please bring a thick coat etc. It will be really cold in late November, so it would be better to bring a woolen scarf and gloves. Because the snowy road is slippery, please wear snow boots that do not slip on the ...
In November, famous tourist destinations in Japan are crowded everywhere
In November, temples and shrines in Kyoto and Nara are surrounded by autumnal leaves and become as beautiful as in the world of paintings. In November, the weather in Japan is stable nationwide and there are many sunny days. The air is not moist like the summer, and you can travel comfortably. November is just the best season of sightseeing.
Both domestic tourists and foreign tourists are very numerous in November. Therefore, if you are going to travel Japan this time, I think it will be a pain to get hotel reservations here and there.
There are many subways in Tokyo and Osaka so you can move around the city without encountering traffic congestion. However, there are few subways in Kyoto city, so in order to go to sightseeing spots, you often have to use a bus or a taxi. For this reason, in Kyoto, you will inevitably encounter traffic jams.
In Kyoto, especially famous sightseeing spots such as the Kinkakuji temple, there are times when you have to line up considerably in order to enter. You are tired from traffic jams and you may get tired of congestion at sightseeing spots. If you travel with small children and encounter traffic jams, it will be hard for you.
I dared to emphasize such things as I do not want you to feel bad in Japan. However, if you carefully understand the above and do not encounter congestion, you must be able to experience a very wonderful trip.
Please make hotel reservations as soon as possible so that you will not ruin your trip by crowd. If you reserve a hotel close to the main sightseeing spot you want to go to, you will be less likely to be caught up in congestion in traveling time.
For example, if you want to travel around Gion, Yasaka Shrine etc in Kyoto, I recommend you to book a hotel around Gion earlier than a hotel near Kyoto station.
On the day you go to famous sightseeing spots, please try to leave the hotel as soon as possible in the morning. Famous sightseeing spots generally crowd more and more from noon. If you go out to famous sightseeing spots in the morning and visit sightseeing spots with few tourists from the afternoon you will be able to enjoy a relatively quiet trip.
To travel around tourist spots efficiently, it is also recommended that you take a taxi that is familiar with local transportation conditions and move. It is also a good idea to take a sightseeing bus tour. Please devise your itinerary and make a fun trip!
Autumnal leaves are beautiful even in urban walkways and parks
In November, autumn leaves are beautiful everywhere in Japan. Even if you can not afford to go to local sights of autumn leaves, you can enjoy autumn leaves sufficiently in Tokyo and Osaka and other cities.
If you want to see autumn leaves in the city, please try looking for a tree-lined street or a park. In Tokyo, I recommend that you go to Shinjuku Gyoen, Meiji Jingu, Omotesando, Aoyama etc. as shown in the picture above. I wish you a wonderful trip!
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