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We are the Japan Travel specialist to Fukuoka and Kyushu

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Kyushu Travel Guide

Yanagawa travel guide

 

A beautiful canal town Yanagawa

 

Canal boat cruise can be enjoyed while experience the atmospheres of Japanese castle town

and rural Japanese  life style. The estuary town facing the Ariake Sea through the Chikugo

River and Yabe River. 

People started to live here since ancient times and the agriculture and fishery have been 

engaged in by making Horiwari literary means the artificial canal. Surprisingly, 60km lengh

canal in total was constructed in the town of Yanagawa and the Yanagawa prospered as a 

castle town because the canals were used for the moats, which was the protection of enemy

during Edo period.

 


 

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.

 


 

Ohana and Shotoen Garden

Listed on National Scenic Landmark, was built in 1697 as the villa of the Fourth Lord

Tachibana Akitora. At that time the region was called Hanabatake (Field of flower), so

the villa was named Ohana or Flower.


 

Birthplace of Hakushu Kitahara

Yanagawa is the birthplace of renown poet Hakushu Kitahara, whose accomplishments 

are marked by a memorial park and the many stone monuments bearing his works placed

throughout the city


 

 Local cuisine 

 

Steamed Eel

Yanagawa is the birthplace of Steamed Eel that has more than 300 years history.

There are many restaurants which have their long history and each restaurants have

been keeping the traditional source and brand value.

Local delicacies 

Yanagawa is facing to Ariake Sea where many fresh and unique fishes are caught.

Japanese cuisine using local delicacies is also reccomended


 

Yanagawa Sagemon Festival

The festival is held from February 11 through April 3 in Yanagawa. Hina dolls are displayed by families

with girls to pray for safe growth of their children, in Yanagawa


 

 Featured tours related to Yanagawa  

 

Chikugo Yoshii & Yanagawa Hinadoll festival tour

The Hinadoll festival is a traditional Japanese event that announces the arrival of spring.


 

Yanagawa and Dazaifu one-day tour         

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


 

6 days North-West Kyushu tour

Where to Explore

Saga (Karatsu, Yobuko, Imari, Kashima, Takeo) → Nagsaki  → Shimabara  

Unzen  →   Yanagawa → Kitakyushu  → Fukuoka 

 


 

             Location of Yanagawa

 

 


 

 General information  

 

Address City hall : 87-1 Honmachi, Yanagawa-city, Fukuoka-prefecture
Access

70 minutes by a vehicle from Dazaifu

80 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka-city

110 minutes by a vehicle from Kitakyushu-city

 

50 minutes by Nishitetsu train from Nishitetsu Tenjin (Fukuoka)

Transportation Nishitetsu train
Population 66,000   Population density 850

 
 

Should you need further information please feel free to contact us.

Your equiry can be sent by selecting the Enquiry Form link below.

 Enquiry Form 

 

You can also contact us by e-mail at info@japan-kyushu-tourist.com

Tel :  +81-93-521-8897, Fax : +81-93-521-8898

Address :  AIM buiding 6th floor, 3-8-1 Asano, Kokura-kitaku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture 

 


 

Usa & Ajimu travel guide

 

Usa area including Ajimu are located at the base of Kunisaki peninsula and spreading

around Usa Shrine.

Since ancient time the Kunisaki peninsula has been home of Kyushu’s prominent Usa Shrine,

influencing the surrounding hills and valleys with Buddhist culture. Although this is a Shinto shrine,

it has long been holy ground to both Shinto and Buddhist activities, and the Kunisaki Mountains 

and valleys were often chosen by monks as practice ground for meditation.

 


 

Exploring Usa & Ajimu

 

Usa Shrine

 

                Torii Gate

          Approach to Shrine

             Shrine main building


 

Ajimu Winery

                       Winery

                         Wines

               Tasting the wines


 

Scenic beauty

 

                   Sen Cliffs

          Higashi-shiya Waterfall

              Suzai Waterfall


 

Cool Japan

 

     Fukami Five Story Pagoda      

                Trowel Painting

              Trowel Painting


 

Futaba-no-sato Museum, Sumo Grand Champion Futabayama Museum


 

Senzai Farm Garden  

 

250 wisteria flowers bloom at the most largest garden in Kyushu, 200 roses bloom from May

                Wisteria flower    

 

                  Tea Plantation

                   Rose Garden


 

 Featured tours related to Usa and Ajimu 

 

Usa & Kunisaki peninsula one-day tour

Deoart Fukuoka-city → Exploring Usa Shrine → Bungotakada Showano Machi

Exploring Kunisaki Paninsukala; Fuki-ji temple, Maki odo, Onieno sato

Arrive at Fukuoka-city 


 

6 days North-East Kyushu tour

Where to Explore  

Fukuoka → Chikugo region (Asakura, Ukiha) → Okubungo (Kokonoe, Kuju, Bungo-ono

Takeda) → Yufuin → Beppu → Usa → Kunisaki Peninsula → Kitakyushu → Fukuoka  

 


 

 

               Location of Usa & Ajimu

 


 

 

Should you need further information please feel free to contact us.

Your equiry can be sent by selecting the Enquiry Form link below.

 Enquiry Form 

 

You can also contact us by e-mail at info@japan-kyushu-tourist.com

Tel :  +81-93-521-8897, Fax :  +81-93-521-8898

Address :  AIM buiding 6th floor, 3-8-1 Asano, Kokura-kitaku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture 

 


 

Shimabara travel guide

 

Region spread in the foot of gentle mount Unzen and facing to calm sea

 

Shimabara is consist of two cities on Shimabara peninsula, Shimabara-city west side of

peninsula and Minami-Shmabara-city south-west side of peninsula.

 

Located in the foot of mount Unzen and facing Ariake Bay,  and those geographical conditions

and mild climate create natural scenic beauty

in the east and Mt. Unzen including Mt. Fugen. 

 

The region offers various enjoyable things such as Nature, Onsen, Castle town of Shimabara-city,

Hidden Christian history as well as Local Gourmets.

 


 

 Exploring Shimabara  

 

 

Shimabara Castle

Located in Shimabara-city and was built in 1625 by the feudal load Matsukura Shigemasa, who was

regarded as a master of castle building.

The castle, which took 7 years to complete, is also known as “Moritake Castle”.


 

Samurai Houses

Samurai was a term for the military nobility in pre-industrial Japan.

The Samurai Houses in Shimabara along the old Samurai street nearby Shimabara Castle

were built in 18th century.

 


 

Harajo Castle ruins

Site of Historic Battle field of Shimabara Rebellion, registered on UNESCO’s World Heritage Site

as Hidden Christian Site, to tell the Christian faith continued even during the ban on Christianity.

Located in Minami-Shimabara-city, the Battle field of Shimabara Rebellion which was a peasant

uprising agaist bakufu’s persecution of Christians under the leadership of Amakusa Shiro in 1637.

 


 

Ferry to Kumamoto, from Shimabara

Two ferries are operated form Shimabara to Kumamoto

Kyusho Ferry : operated by Kyusho Ferry, 60 minutes ride

Ocean Arrow : operated by Kumamoto Ferry, 30 minutes ride

             Shimabara port

                 Ocean Arrow

                Kumamoto port


 

Ferry to Amakusa (Oniike) , from Kuchinotsu (Minami-Shimabara-city)

Shimatetsu Ferry : operated by Shinabara Rail Way, 30 minutes ride.

            Kuchinotsu port

                   Kuchinotsu

                 To Amakusa


 

 Featured tours related to Shimabara  

 

2 days Shimabara & Unzen Onsen tour     

Where to Explore  

Day 1 : Fukuoka-city  →  Shimabara sightseeing → Unzen   

Day 2 : Unzen sightseeing → Obama → Fukuoka-city

 


 

Nagasaki Hidden Christian History tour                 

Congratulations on UNESCO’s World Heritage Site registration

Japan’s unique practice of the Christian faith continued even during the ban on Christianity.

This tour introduce the history of Hidden Christian in Nagasaki Region while taking the World Heritages

and related sites of Nagasaki-city, Shimabara and Unzen.


 

6 days North-West Kyushu tour

Where to Explore

Saga (Karatsu, Yobuko, Imari, Kashima, Takeo) → Nagsaki  → Shimabara  

Unzen  →   Yanagawa → Kitakyushu  → Fukuoka 


 

                 Location of Shimabara

   

 

 


 

 General information  

 

Address Shimabara-city, Nagasaki-prefecture
Access

90 minutes by a vihecle from Nagasaki-city

70 minutes by a vihecle from Nagasaki Air port

30 minutes by a vihecle from Unzen-city


 

 

Should you need further information please feel free to contact us.

Your equiry can be sent by selecting the Enquiry Form link below.

 Enquiry Form 

 

You can also contact us by e-mail at info@japan-kyushu-tourist.com

Tel :  +81-93-521-8897, Fax : +81-93-521-8898

Address :  AIM buiding 6th floor, 3-8-1 Asano, Kokura-kitaku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture 

 


 

Beppu travel guide

 

Onsen Resort where the largest hot spring yield in Japan

 

The popular hot spring town nestle at the foot of volcanos, Mt. Yufu and Mt.Tsurumi.

Boasting more than 2,800 hot spring sources and flowing rate of nearly 137,000 kiloliters per
day, Beppu is considered a paradise of hot springs famous for high therapeutic effects.
 
The town is divided into eight major hot spring areas collectively called “Beppu Hatto”, 
which offer beautiful scenery and various type of water of different qualities.

 


 

 Welcome to Beppu 

 

Beppu bay & Mount Takasaki

Beppu bay

 

Kannawa Onsen

Myoban Onsen

Foot bath

       

 Hyotan Onsen

 


 

Beppu Hell Tour

The most famous sights are Jigoku Meguri or (Burning Hell)  tour.  
A collection of hot springs where the water bubbles forth from underground, often

with unusual result.

 

Umi jigoku

 Umi jigoku

Oniishi bozu jigoku

Yama jigoku

 

Kamado jigoku

 

Oniyama jigoku

 

Chinoike jigoku

Tatsumaki jigoku

Shiraike jigoku

 


 

Takasaki mountain animal park

 

About 1700 wild Japanese monkey are living in the park.

The monkeys are fed regularly by park wardens in order to keep them on the mountain and

prevent conflicts with farmers and residents in the neighborhood.

 


 
 Featured tours related to Beppu 
 

Where to Explore  

Day 1 : Fukuoka-city  →Yufuin sightseeing, stay Beppu Onsen

Day 2 : Beppu sightseeing  →   Fukuoka-city


 

Where to Explore  

Fukuoka → Chikugo region (Asakura, Ukiha) → Okubungo (Kokonoe, Kuju, Bungo-ono

Takeda) → Yufuin Beppu → Usa → Kunisaki Peninsula → Kitakyushu → Fukuoka  


 

8 days Northern Kyushu tour         

Where to Explore

Fukuoka → Saga → Nagasaki → Unzen → Shimabara → Kumamoto → Aso

Okubungo region → Yufuin → Beppu → Kitakyushu → Fukuoka

 


 

​               Location of Beppu


 

 General information 

 

Address City hall  : 1-15 Kaminoguchi-cho, Beppu-city, Oita-prefecture
Access

20 minutes by a vehicle from Yufuin-city

100 minutes by a vehicle from Aso-city

160 minutes by a vehicle from Kumamoto-city

120 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka-city

100 minutes by a vehicle from Kitakyushu-city

Population 119,000   Population density 950 / km2

 

 

Should you need further information please feel free to contact us.

Your equiry can be sent by selecting the Enquiry Form link below.

 Enquiry Form 

 

You can also contact us by e-mail at info@japan-kyushu-tourist.com

Tel :  +81-93-521-8897, Fax :  +81-93-521-8898

Address :  AIM buiding 6th floor, 3-8-1 Asano, Kokura-kitaku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture 

 


 

Fukuoka customized private tours

 

Japan KYUSHU Tourist is the specialist of Fukuoka and Kyushu tours.

 

We offer various types of customized private tours and trips exclusively for you.

Sightseeing tour, Golf tour, Study tour, Educational tour, Field trip, Company inspection tour.

 

We would like to provide the short duration tour samples for making your customized private tour

 

One day to three days tours from Fukuoka-city are shown the following

 


 

 Tours from Fukuoka-city ​ 

 

Yanagawa & Dazaifu

one-day tour

Toho village, Asakura

Ukiha one-day tour

Munakata & Fukutsu

one-day tour 

 

Yanagawa is Castle town with

beautiful canal facing to Ariake

bay.  Dazaifu is the town of

Cool Japan, has 1300 years

history

 

Agricultural industries spreading

in the Kyushu’s largest 

Chikugo plain; beautiful rural

landscape, fruit picking, Sake

brewery, Onsen

 

World Heritage, the Sacred

Island Okinoshiam and

Associated site in the

Munakata Region

 


 

Itoshima

one-day tour

Yame region

one-day tour

Chikugo Yoshii & Yanagawa

Hinadoll festival tour

 

A Resort town with beautiful

dynamic Genkai Sea; seafood

gourmet, rural landscape,

local products shopping,

Sake brewery are offered 

 

Kurume, Yame, Hoshino village

Located in the southern part of

Fukuoka-prefecture

 

 

 

The Hinadoll festival is a

traditional Japanese event

that announces the arrival of

spring.


 

Nagasaki

one-day tour

Northern Saga

one-day tour

Southern Saga

one-day tour

 

International city centred on

beautiful Nagasaki harbour

greatly contributed to Japan’s

modernization since Dejima

was established

 

Karatsu, Yobuko,

Arita, Takeo

 

 

 

Kashima, Yutoku Inari Shrine,

Saga-city


 

Usa & Kunisaki

one-day tour 

Sasebo & Huis Ten Bosch

one-day tour

Yufuin & Beppu Onsen

2 days tour

 

Tranquil country side spreading

around Usa Shrine that one of

the most beautiful shrine in

Japan

 

The town surrounded azure sea

with breathtaking 99 islands

scenery, and beautiful theme 

park Huis Ten Bosch 

 

Two popular Onsen Resorts in

Japan, Yufuin and Beppu

 


 

Shimabara & Unzen

2 days tour

Kumamoto, Aso

Takachiho 3 days tour

Hiroshima & Miyajima 

2 days tour

 

Stay at the beautiful highland

Onsen Resort Unzen

 

Kumamoto-city, Aso

Takachiho

 

Southwestern part of Honshu

Island, face to the Seto Inland

Sea, it has two World Heritages

 


 

 

 Fukuoka & Kitakyushu tours 

 

Fukuoka one-day tour

Kitakyushu one-day tour

Industrial Heritage tour

 

The biggest city in Kyushu and

has a long history as commercial

town and castle town.

 

World leading Environmental

Future city, and blessed with 

spectacular & stunning nature 

 

 

Kitakyushu has many Industry

Modernization Heritages

 


 

 Study Tours  

 

Nagasaki Hidden

Christin’s History tour

Study tour in Kitakyushu

KAIZEN Strategy in Japan

 

 

Registered on Wlorld Heritage

To learn the Christian faith

continued even during the ban

on Christianity

 

Kitakyushu-city is the best place

for the Study tour. Various things

can be learn including state-

of-art technologies.

 

 

KAIZEN is one of the most

important key word for

modernization of Japan


 

Industrial modernization

in Japan

Environmental

technologies in Japan

Recycling & Waste

treatment technologies

 

Japan became the world’s

leading industrialized country

in only 100 years.

 

Kitakyushu is offering

various Environmental

technologies

 

Kitakyushu plays the role of the

driving force in creating a

recycling-oriented society in Japan

 

 

 How to make your customized tour 

 

1. Enquiry

 What we are offering private tours are made in accordance with your preferences

please click the   Enquiry Form   to tell us what you are looking for.

 

2. Proposal

・Preliminary quotation which is guide line of the tour price as per the Enquiry.

・Basic suggested itinerary will be provided.

 

3. Clarifications

 All the tour conditions are to be clarified including the grade & type of accommodations,

 transportation, visiting placed, meals and other excursions, in order to meet your requirements

 and budget.

 

4. Final proposal

 The quotation and itinerary are provided based on the Clarification.

 

5. Make an agreement 

 The agreement for proceeding the customized tour is conducted.

 

6. Enjoy the customized private journey 

  All the arrangement are made as per the agreement and operated the tour in

  accordance with the plan

 

Price of the tour

The price is customized based on travel date, number of participants, hotel choices,

transportations, and other custom preferences.

 


 

 

Should you need further information please feel free to contact us.

Your equiry can be sent by selecting the Enquiry Form link below.

 Enquiry Form 

 

You can also contact us by e-mail at info@japan-kyushu-tourist.com

Tel :  +81-93-521-8897 , Fax :  +81-93-521-8898

Address :  AIM buiding 6th floor, 3-8-1 Asano, Kokura-kitaku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture 

 


 

Golf tour in Fukuoka & Kyushu

 

Fukuoka and Kyushu are Paradises of Golf

Kyushu has about 250 golf courses and you can play golf comfortably throughout

the year because it is warmer than other area in Japan.

 

Especially Fukuoka prefecture, has the largest number of courses in the Kyushu.

There are several Campion courses in the northern area, beautiful Sea side courses

at Itoshima peninsula, and also there are a lot of champion courses and reasonable

courses in the southern part.

Almost all the courses can be reached within one and half hous from Fukuoka-city.

 

The hobby of CEO, Masa Kondo is Golf and who knows the difference of the Golf culture 

between Japan and Europe because he played at many courses in other countries included

in South Africa. Therefore we can offer the excellent courses to suite your requirement

and organize enjoyable tour without any problems for playing golf.

 

The Golf tour package, everything is covered from the moment you arrive at the airport, inclusive

of onward travel arrangements, accommodation, golf, and any other extras you may need.

 


 

 Featured areas for Golf  

Fukuoka-prefecture

Where to play : Fukuoka-city, Itoshima, Dazaifu, Chikugo, Kitakyushu, Munakata, Izuka & Tagawa 

 

Fukuoka-prefecture has 60 golf courses that the large number of courses in Kyushu.

There are many champion courses with long history and a lot of Professional Golf

Tournament have been held here in Fukuoka-prefecture.

Access to almost all golf courses are within one and half hours from Fukuoka-city.

You can enjoy playing golf and sightseeing while staying Fukuoka-city.

Nagasaki-prefecture

Where to play :Unzen, Shimabara, Omura, Sasebo, Nagasaki

 

Located in the west side of Kyushu and it is a popular area for golf due to warm

climate through the year. There are a lot of beautiful seaside challenging courses.

And Nagasaki-prefecture is a popular tourist destination such as Nagasaki-city,

Sasebo, Shimabara and Unzen ; you can enjoy golf and sightseeing.

Oita-prefecture 

Where to play : Beppu, Oita, Yufuin

 

Oita-prefecture is one of most Onsen resort in Japan, where has Beppu and Yufuin,

and has about 20 golf courses. You can enjoy sightseeing and golf here.

Kumamoto-prefecture 

Where to play : Tamana, Kumamoto, Aso

 

Kumamoto-prefecture has about 40 golf courses that is 2nd largest number in Kyushu.

Golf courses are located in Aso Kuju National Park, there are many courses where you can

see beautiful scenery of Mount Aso while playing golf.

Miyazaki-prefecture

Where to play : Phoenix Resort, Miyazaki,

 

Miyazaki-prefecture has 30 golf courses and it is warm climate you can enjoy playing

golf throughout the year.

Most popular courses are Phoenix Country Club and Tom Watson Golf Course.

located in Phoenix Resort, where you can enloy beautiful scenery while playing.

Kagoshima-prefecture

Where to play : Kagoshima, Ibusuki

 

Kagoshima-prefecture is one of the best place for golf in Kyushu and has

about 30 golf courses. You can play comfortably in winter season as well, because

it is warn climate with 18 degree Celsius average temperature in the year.

 


 

 


 

 Featured Golf Courses 

There is a large variety of courses to fit golfers of every budget and

skill level in Kyushu.

There are many courses around Fukuoka-city that are easy to

access from the hotel in the city. more … 


 

 Our services

 

Itinerary

To offer your own Itinerary in consideration of your requirements

 

Golf courses arrangement

We offer golf courses to suit your individual requirements and budget,

and we make an arrangement your best courses.

 

Transfer service 

We organize a chartered vehicle such as jumbo taxi, or bus in consideration of number

of pax and luggage. These transfers would be to and from the airport on your arrival

and departure days as well as to and from the courses included in the itinerary each day.

 

Accommodation

Japanse style Inn called Ryokan or Western style hotel can be arranged 
Levels of accommodation; comfort  (3 star ), superior (4 star), or deluxe (5 star)

 

Japanese and English speaking attendant Service

Almost all the golf courses in Kyushu require Japanese and English speaking attendant

at the reception and starter to avoid any peoblem. 

We can arrange a right person who is familiar with golf

 

Sightseeing  

Kyushu is a fascinating destination like a Treasure Chest of Japan. 

As part of your Golf tour package we can arrange  Tailor-made tour .

 

Meals arrangement

The dining experience of Japanese cuisines and local foods is one of the best excitement

during the trip to Kyushu.  We propose and book the best restaurants to suit your

preference and budget from information on restaurants and meals available only at local

travel agent.

 


 

 How to make your private golf tour  

 

1. Enquiry

 We are offering customized private Golf tour in accordance with your preferences and date,  

places for gollf and number of golf  games.

Please click the   Enquiry Form   to tell us what you are looking for.

 

2. Proposal

・Preliminary quotation which is guide line of the tour price as per the Enquiry.

・Basic suggested itinerary will be provided.

 

3. Clarifications

 All the tour conditions are to be clarified including the places and grade of golf courses, 

 accommodations, transportation, meals and other excursions, in order to meet your

requirements and budget.

 

4. Final proposal

 The quotation and itinerary are provided based on the Clarification.

 

5. Make an agreement 

 The agreement for proceeding the customized tour is conducted.

 

6. Enjoy the customized journey 

  All the arrangement are made as per the agreement and operated the tour in

  accordance with the plan

 

Price of the tour

The price is customized based on travel date, number of participants, hotel choices,

transportations, and other custom preferences.

 

 
 

Should you need further information please feel free to contact us.

Your equiry can be sent by selecting the Enquiry Form link below.

 Enquiry Form 

 

You can also contact us by e-mail at info@japan-kyushu-tourist.com

Tel :  +81-93-521-8897 , Fax :  +81-93-521-8898

Address :  AIM buiding 6th floor, 3-8-1 Asano, Kokura-kitaku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture 

 


 

 

About us

 

Japan KYUSHU Tourist is the private tour specialist in Fukuoka and Kyushu

 

Kyushu is the destination like a Treasure Chest of Japan, there are a lot of things what you

never seen and experienced.

 

We are offering the following customized private tours

 

 Tailor-made tour   up to  45 pax

A chartered vehicle is utilized and foreign language speaking guide is attended

Foreign language speaking driver for a taxi or jumbo taxi can be organized

 

 Self-guided tour    up to 9pax

A chartered taxi with 4 seats or jumbo taxi with 9 seats with foreign language speaking

driver (English, Chinese or Korean) is organized

 

 Golf tour    up to 30 pax

Golf courses, transportation, accommodation, and sightseeing tour are organized

 

 Study tour   up to 45 pax

Customized private study tour in accordance with the request.

 


 

 Company profile  

 

・Company name : Japan KYUSHU Tourist Co., Ltd

・Establishment : April 25, 2008

・Registration No. : Registered Travel Agency by Fukuoka No.3-688

・Capital : 10,500,000yen

・CEO : Masa Kondo
・Address : 6thF AIM Building 3-8-1 Asano Kokura-kitaku Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture

・Phone number : +81-93-521-8897

・Fax number : +81-93-521-8898 ・E-mail : info@japan-kyushu-tourist.com

・Business hours : Monday-Saturday 9:30-18:30

・Holiday : Sunday and national holiday

 


 

 Founder  

Masa Kondo, Founder and Managing Director of Japan KYUSHU Tourist,

introducing oversea travelers to Kyushu.

 

I was born and grew up in Nagasaki-prefecture where one of the most fascinating

tourist destination in Kyushu and worked in Nippon Steel which is the leading Steel

making company in the world. Therefore founder has expertise and experience in

the technical field and visited many countries such as Argentina, Brazil, USA, Korea,

China, Finland and South Africa.

While working oversea country, it occurred to Masa Kondo that the fascinating

Fukuoka and Kyushu have to be introduced to many travelers who come from all

over the world.

 

In 2008, Masa Kondo has founded Japan KYUSHU Tourist in Kitakyushu-city,

Fukuoka-prefecture.


 

 Our company’s Advantages  

 

 Location of the office  

Our office is located in Fukuoka at the gate way to Kyushu, when you arrive, we always

welcome you at the airport or designated place, and have a belief meeting before starting the tour.

 

 Local information  

We have a lot of new local information on the each destinations which are not obtained from

the website. We are always visiting all over Kyushu where customer want to travel including

hidden gems for making enjoyable customized tours, and also we are also traveling any other

areas of Kyushu as a tour guide and tour conductor.

 

 Study tour  

The Founder, Masa Kondo has expertise and experience in the technical field ; he worked in

Nippon Steel as a Mechanical Engineer involved in the design of Steelmaking plant and

development of environmental technologies. Therefore we can offer the study tour in the

Industrial field including Environment and Recycling & Waste treatment.

 

 Golf tour  

The hobby of the Masa Kondo is Golf and who knows the difference of the Golf culture 

between Japan and Europe because he played at many courses in other countries included

in South Africa. Therefore we can offer the excellent courses to suite your requirement

and organize enjoyable tour without any problems for playing golf.

 


 

 

Should you need further information please feel free to contact us.

Your equiry can be sent by selecting the Enquiry Form link below.

 Enquiry Form 

 

You can also contact us by e-mail at info@japan-kyushu-tourist.com

Tel :  +81-93-521-8897 , Fax :  +81-93-521-8898

Address :  AIM buiding 6th floor, 3-8-1 Asano, Kokura-kitaku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture 

 


 

Contact us

 

When you want to travel to Fukuoka and Kyushu, please contact us through the

Enquiry Form below.

 

 Enquiry Form 

 

We will get back you as soon as possible.

 


 

You can also contact us by e-mail :  info@japan-kyushu-tourist.com

 

Telphone Number    +81-93-521-8897

Fax Number              +81-93-521-8898

 

Address

   6thF AIM Building 3-8-1 Asano Kokura-kitaku Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture

 


 

 Company profile  

 

・Company name : Japan KYUSHU Tourist Co., Ltd

・Establishment : April 25, 2008

・Registration No. : Registered Travel Agency by Fukuoka No.3-688

・Capital : 10,500,000yen

・CEO : Masa Kondo

・Business hours : Monday-Saturday 9:30-18:30

・Holiday : Sunday and national holiday

 


 

 Founder  

Masa Kondo, Founder and Managing Director of Japan KYUSHU Tourist,

introducing oversea travelers to Kyushu.

 

I was born and grew up in Nagasaki-prefecture where one of the most fascinating

tourist destination in Kyushu and worked in Nippon Steel which is the leading Steel

making company in the world.

Therefore founder has expertise and experience in the technical field and visited many

countries such as Argentina, Brazil, USA, Korea, China, Finland and South Africa.

While working oversea country, it occurred to Masa Kondo that the fascinating Fukuoka

and Kyushu have to be introduced to many travelers who come from all over the world.

 

In 2008, Masa Kondo has founded Japan KYUSHU Tourist in Kitakyushu-city,

Fukuoka-prefecture.


 

Kagoshima travel guide

 

Kagoshima is the southernmost prefecture in Kyushu which can see Sakurajima which

raises the smoke across the Kagoshima Bay. 

 

Kagoshima prospered in the Edo period as a castle town, and is a hometown of Takamori Saigo

who contributed to the Meiji Restoration

 


 

 Where to explore  

Sengan-en

 

Sengan-en is the most famous garden in Kagoshima-ken, made by Shimazu lord in the 19th century

at the beautiful bayside Kinko bay.

The garden contains many historic artifacts that tell of its long history.

          Mount Sakurajima

     Shimazu family residence

            Suzumon gate


 

Shoko Shuseikan Modern Industrial Complex

 

The museum of the Classics located here exhibits a various of objests related to the Shimazu

family and the Satsuma domain, introducing a Shimazu family tree chart and many other

belongings. The stone buiding which houses the collection has been desighnated on the

World Heritage,  Meiji Japan’s Industrial Revolution,

        Shoko Shuseikan

     Reflectaance furnace

  Base of Reflectaance furnace


 

Shiroyama Park

 

The park is most famous for its Shiroyama Observatory with spectacular views over

downtown Kagoshima, Kagoshima Bay and Sakurajima.

       Shiroyama Park

       Stand at the Observatory

        View from the top


 

Sakura-jima Island

 

An active strato volcano with three peaks, Kita-dake, Naka-dake and still active Minami-dake.

Formerly an island, it became connected with the Osumi Peninsula in 1914 when lava from its

summit closed the channel between the two

     Yunohira Observatory

     Arimura Lava Observatory    

  

        View from Observatory 


 

Sakura-jima Ferry

 

The Ferry connects Kagoshima-city and Sakurajima in 15 minutes and is operated for 24 hours.

          Kagoshima Port

           To Sakura-jima Island

       Sakura-jima Port


 

Cape Sata

 

The southernmost Cape of main land Japan at 31′ 00″ latitude.

Cape Sata is home to many sub-tropical flowers. Visitors may board a semi-submersible

glass bottomed boat called the “Sata Day Go” to enjoy coral reefs marine creatures and

the underwater world.

 


 

                 Location of Kagoshima

  

 

 


 

 General information  

 

Address City hall  : 11-1 Yamashita-cho, Kagoshima-city, Kagoshima-prefecture
Access

3 hours and 30 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka-city

2 hours and 30 minutes by a vehicle from Kumamoto-city

1 hours and 30 minutes by a vehicle from Hitoyoshi-city

 

90 minutes by a Shinkansen from Hakata to Kagoshima-chuo

60 minutes by a Shinkansen from Hakata to Kagoshima-chuo

Population 596,000   Population density 1,090 / km2

 

 

Should you need further information please feel free to contact us.

Your equiry can be sent by selecting the Enquiry Form link below.

 Enquiry Form 

 

You can also contact us by e-mail at info@japan-kyushu-tourist.com

Tel :  +81-93-521-8897 , Fax :  +81-93-521-8898

Address :  AIM buiding 6th floor, 3-8-1 Asano, Kokura-kitaku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture 

 


 

Miyazaki & Nichinan travel guide

 

Miyazaki & Nichinan are facing the Pacific Ocean with a beautiful coastline contains placed

of natural beauty, like Aoshima and Toi-misaki Cape.

Also, on the Hitotsuba Beach of Miyazaki-city are Ocean Dome, 700 hectare all-weather

indoor water park, and Miyazaki Sea Gaia, a comprehensive resort complex complete with

a wildlife park, golf courses and hotels.

 


 

Udo Shrine

 

Beautiful and exciting Shine,  located the cave of the cliff side facing the Pacific Ocean.

In legend, a goddess of sea built a hut to give birth to a great god here.
Then it is said that Empress Suiko (554-628) built the shrine there.


 

Horikiri Pass

 

The suggested sightseeing spot in Nichinan.

The 60m altitude pass allows you to look down at a beautiful view of the Pacific Ocean.

The coastline here is lined with rocks that have been worn away by the waves splashing

against them, as well as beautiful phoenix palm trees.


 

Toi Cape

 

Wlild horses are living here. Gentle hills extend, and you can observe wild horses, called Misaki-uma,

living and grazing there. It is said that the Misaki-uma are the descendants of army horses left grazing

and which became wild 300 years ago.


 

Obi Castle Ruin

 

The moss-covered stone walls, broad stone steps in front of the Ote-mon main gate, moat ruin,

and old samurai residences all bring back the past. The Matsuo-no-Maru residence and Ote-mon

have been reconstructed using the treasured Obi cedar wood.


 

Sun Messe Nichinan

 

Japan’s own replica of Moai Statues.

Enjoy a breathtaking panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean, the Sun Messe Nichinan has

replicas of the Moai statues from the Easter Island placed here and there in the area.


 

Miyazaki Shrine

 

Miyazaki Shrine is the oldest and most important shrine in the city.

Dedicated to Emperor Jimmu, the mythical first emperor of Japan, it is said to have been

established over 2600 years ago.


 

Night life Miyazaki

 


 

                 Location of Miyazaki&Nichinan

  

 

 


 

 

Should you need further information please feel free to contact us.

Your equiry can be sent by selecting the Enquiry Form link below.

 Enquiry Form 

 

You can also contact us by e-mail at info@japan-kyushu-tourist.com

Tel :  +81-93-521-8897 , Fax : +81-93-521-8898

Address :  AIM buiding 6th floor, 3-8-1 Asano, Kokura-kitaku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture