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Kyushu Travel Guide

Hibikinada Biotope in Kitakyushu

 

Japan’s largest Biotope

 

The Pradise of creatures made over the year in the waste disposal site.   

237 kind of birds including circus spinouts listed on the Japan’s endangered species and 284 kind

of vegetation have been confirmed in the Biotope of 41 hectares.

 


 

 General information  

 

Address 1 Hibikimachi, Wakamatsu-ku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture
Access

30 minutes by a vehicle from JR Kokura Station

Open hours

9:00 to 17:00  

Admission fee JPY 100
Days closed Tuesday

 

 

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

 


 

Mejiro Limestone Cave

 

It is the longest cave in Hiraodai Karst, over 2 km in length.

The highlight of this cave is the monolithic ceiling which is a very unique structure as a

limestone caves.

 

     

 

 General information  

 

Address 3-1-1 Horadai, Kokura-minamiku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture
Access

45 minutes by a vehicle from JR Kokura Station

80 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka-city

80 minutes by a vehicle from Usa

100 minutes by a vehicle from Beppu

100 minutes by a vehicle from Yufuin

Open hours

10:00 to 17:00  

Admission fee JPY 500
Days closed No regular closing days

 

 

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

 


 

Nagasaki Wharf

 

Elegant international & domestic tourist harbour

 

Made up of around 20 unique shops and restaurants lined up at the water front, offering

various choices such Japanese, Western, and Italian cuisine, to beauty salons, outdoor

shops and more. It is quite the popular spot for people who want to relax while viewing the

sea beyond as they dine outdoors.

Restaurants lined up at the

water front

Featured typical Japanese

Restaurant

Viewing the Nagasaki Port


 

Nagasaki Harbour

Located in the center of East Asia and is surrounded by the beautiful green mountains.

The city has flourished due to foreign trade through the port.

Over view

Venus Bridge

Mount Inasa from Nagasaki Port

Now the port is home to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, which has one of Japan’s largest

shipbuilding facilities.

Not only ships but also many industrial goods such as wind and thermal generators are

manufactured and exported from Nagasaki. Recently, the port was changed by the

appearance of a beautiful park and Venus Bridge or the long cable-stay bridge.

 

Mitsubishi Heavey Industries

Repair dock

Giant Cantilever Crane,

World Heritage

The port facilities will be further improved as a major gateway with a long tradition of

international exchange and together with a geographically advantageous location.

 


 

 General information  

 

Address 1-1 Dejima-machi, Nagasaki-city
Access

a short walk from Dejima Tram Station

a short walk from Tsuki-machi Tram Station

15 minutes walk from JR Nagasaki Station 


 

 

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

 


 

Senbutsu Limestone Cave

 

The largest limestone caves in Hiraodai Karst Plateau

extending about 900 m while meandering toward the northeast.

 

Senbutsu Literally means 1,000 Buddha Cave and  the shape of the cave is narrow.

The narrow ceiling ravine with a maximum width of 10 m and a maximum ceiling

height of 15 m.

 

Approximately 30 large and small stalactites hang down at the entrance, giving a spectacular scenery.

Abundant groundwater still continues to erode in the cave.

 


 

 General information  

 

Address 3-2-1 Kokura-minakiku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture
Access

45 minutes by a vehicle from JR Kokura Station

80 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka-city

80 minutes by a vehicle from Usa

100 minutes by a vehicle from Beppu

100 minutes by a vehicle from Yufuin

Open hours

9:00 to 17:00  Week day

9:00 to 18:00  Saturday, Sunday and National holidays   

Admission fee JPY 800
Days closed No closing days

 

 

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

 


 

Kazagashira Park

 

Magnificent and panoramic view of Nagasaki-city

 

Kazagashira Park is located on the summit of Kazagashira with 152 m high,

and is on the other side of Inasa Mountain across Nagasaki Harbour.

 

At the observatory, there is the statue of Sakamoto Ryoma who greatly contributed

to overthrow the Tokugawa shogunate and make a new era.

 

 


 

 General information  

 

Address 3 Irabayashi, Kazagashira-cho, Nagasaki-city
Access

15 minuts by a vehicle from JR Nagasaki station 


 
 

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Mount Inasa

 

Mount Inasa is one of the best view spot in Nagasaki.

A 333 meter high mountain in close distance to JR Nagasaki Station.

 

The summit can be reached by ropeway or car and offers great views over the city.

And also, the magnificent night views from Mount Inasa is chosen the World’s three great night views

along with Hong Kong and Monaco.

 

View from Nagasaki harbor

Observatory

Antenna for TV station

 

Symbol for Nagasaki harbor

View from the Observatory

On the Viewing platform

The World three great night view


 

 General information  

 

Access

・20 minutes by car from JR Nagasaki Station

 


 

 

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

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

 


 

Ojika Limestone Cave

 

The cave is called footfall of dinosaurs

 

It is the very rare cave in Japan; the entrance is vertical pit with 25 meter, when getting

down to the bottom, you follow the underground horizontal cave and you can see the hidden

aspects of Hiraodai Karst.

 


 

 General information  

 

Address 2-6-58 Horadai, Kokura-minamiku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture
Access

45 minutes by a vehicle from JR Kokura Station

80 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka-city

80 minutes by a vehicle from Usa

100 minutes by a vehicle from Beppu

100 minutes by a vehicle from Yufuin

Open hours

10:00 to 17:00  

Admission fee JPY 500
Days closed No regular closing days

 

 

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

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Monument of the Child Praying for Peace

 

At the bottom of the steps leading down from the front of the Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum

The Monument of a Child Praying for Peace depicting a girl wearing a kimono and holding

a folded paper crane.

 

At that time of the atomic bombing there were several schools in the Ground Zero area

and some 10,000 school children are through to have perished in the bombing.

 

On the 20th anniversary of the atomic bombing, donations were collected widely from

children who express their wish for peace, and this statue was unveiled on August 9, 1967

and remains to this day as a symbol the aspiration for eternal peace

 


 

 

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Magane-bashi bridge

 

The oldest stone arch bridge in Japan

 

Meganebashi or Spectacles Bridge, over the Nakashima River was built in Nagasaki

in 1634 by the Chinese monk Mokusunyoujo who is a second generation of Chinese

monks living at Kofukuji Temple.

 

It is said to be the oldest stone arch bridge in Japan and has been designated as an

Important Cultural Property. Megane Bridge is also part of the first group of bridges built

over Nakashima River.

 

Megane Bridge is made of stone and is a double arch bridge. It received the

nickname “Spectacles Bridge” because its two arches and their reflection in the

water create the image of a pair of spectacles.

 


 

 General information  

 

Address Uonomachi, Nagasaki-city
Access

3 minuts walk from Meganebashi Tram station 


 
 

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Peace Statue

 

Completed in 1955, ten years after the atomic bombing

 

The 9.7 meter high statue sitting on a 4 meter tall pedestal, made by renown sculptor

Kitamura Seibo who born in Minami-Shimabara-city, Nagasaki-prefecture in 1884.

 

The bronze Peace Statue has one left arm extending horizontally and other right arm

pointing to the sky.

The left arm stretching to the horizon symbolizes world peace, and the other right 

pointing skyward indicates the threat of atomic destruction (the harm of nuclear power). 

The closed eyes show the prayer for the peaceful repose of the victims of the Atomic
Bomb.
 

Visiting from all over Japan and

the World

Wishing for eternal world peace

from Nagasaki

Kitamura Seibo, the Statue was

completed at the age of 71

Peace Memorial Ceremony is held in front of the statue on August 9 every year and

the Mayor of Nagasaki makes the “Nagasaki peace declaration” for the whole world.

 


 

 Commitment to World Peace from all over the World 


 


 

     

 

 General information  

 

Address Heiwakoen, Matsuyama-machi, Nagasaki-city
Access 5 minuts walk from Heiwa-koen-shita Tram Station 

 

 

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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