Fukuoka one-day tour
Let’s meet real Japan in Fukuoka !
Fukuoka-city has a long history as commercial town and castle town, and prospered
as important district to Asian Continent for many years.
For this tour, we take you to historical places and local traditional areas for introducing
the real Japan.
・Start and end of the tour is to be Fukuoka-city.
・English speaking guide introduce a lot of hidden Cool Japan
・Chartered vehicle is used
Where to explore
in July. The tall Kazari Yamakasa, a luxuriously decorated float, is always displayed.
The float was constructed without using even a single nail
It is a folk museum depicts the life and culture of Hakata Fukuoka. Exhibition hall, many faces
and facets of the Hakata way of life can be found, Machiya hall, is a superb example of traditional
architecture and has been moved here and restored to provide a glimpse into the past.
The Temple was founded in 806 by Kobo-daishi Kukai and it is the oldest temple of the Shingon
sect in Japan that Kobo-daishi set up. The Fukuoka Daibutsu called Great Buddha of Fukuoka
completed in 1993 stands 10.8 meters tall and is the largest seated wooden image of Buddha in Japan.
Kawabata-dori Shopping Street
Japanese traditinal Shopping Street where you can find a lot of Cool Japan.
Enjoy lunch, Halata Ramen at the birth place of Nagahama Ramen
Fukuoka castle, was built in 1601. Part of stone wall and canal, and the Tamon tower are still
left intact as they were back then. There is also a nice view of the city from the former main
Parts of the castle’s former moats were used to construct nearby Ohori koen Park.
The Japanese traditional Garden; it was originally built in the 1754 for Kuroda Tsugutaka who was
the lord of Fukuoka clan. You can feel Japanese traditional cultures and enjoy Tea Ceremony.
9:00 depart at the Hotel in Fukuoka-city
Hakata Machiya Furusatokan
Exploring Kawabata-dori Shopping Street and lunch at birth place of Nagahama Ramen
Fukuoka Castle Ruins
Yusentei Garden, enjoy tea ceremony
16:00 disband at the Hotel in Fukuoka-city
Another tourist destinations, shopping places and lunch places are combined for making
your custmized tour.