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We are a specialist of Fukuoka and Kyushu tour
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One-day tour to Yanagawa and Dazaifu (柳川& 太宰府)

 

The tour takes you to two popular destinations around 
Fukuoka-city, Yanagawa and Dazaifu 

 

Tour condition
・Start and end of the tour is to be 
Fukuoka-city or   

   Kitakyushu-city 

English speaking guide is accompanied
・Chartered vehicle such as a jumbo taxi or bus is 
    utilizes as per number of pax

 

Itinerary

・9:00 Depart Fukuoka-city , or 8:00 Depart Kitakyushu-city
・Arrive at Yanagawa

Canal boat cruise

Yanagawa Canal boat cruise is to board a small boat called the Donkobune

and slowly go down the river skillfully maneuvered  by a boatman with

bamboo pole. Enjoy a leisurely cruise along the streets and houses which

still retain some remnants of castle town, hearing the boatman’s explanation

of the history and landscape of Yanagawa. more


Exploring Yanagawa

Ohana and Shotoen Garden
Listed on National Scenic Landmark, was built in 1697 as the villa of the Fourth Lord Tachibana Akitora. The garden itself spread out over 3300

square meters and is laid out in such a way as to evoke the image of Matsushima in Sendai.  It was extensively renovated in 1908 to 1910. more


Birthplace of Hakushu Kitahara
Yanagawa is the birthplace of great poet Hakushu Kitahara
whose accomplishments are marked by a memorial park 
and the many stone monuments bearing his works placed 
throughout the city. more

Lunch at Yanagawa 
   Unagi (eel ) cuisine or seafood cuisine of Ariake sea
・Travel to Dazaifu

 


Exploring Dazaifu

Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine   
The shrine is sacred to the memory of Michzane Sugawara, 
also known as the god of leaning. In 901, Michzane was 
suddenly demoted from his position
as Minister of Right and 
sent to work at the Dazaifu. 
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Komyozen-ji temple  
The temple is Zen temple famous for its beautiful stone 
garden, at the entrance of
to Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine.
more

・16:30 Arrive at Fukuoka-city 
・17:30 Arrive at Kitakyushu-city

 


 

Make an Enquiry   
You can contact us by e-mail at info@japan-kyushu-tourist.com
We would also love to chat about your travel plans on the phone,
so why not give our office a call.  ☎ +81-93-521-8897

 

 

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