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We are the Japan Travel specialist to Fukuoka and Kyushu

日本人のお客様の団体旅行と外国人のお客様のカスタマイズ旅行の専門会社です

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Kyushu Travel Guide

Japan tours to Kyushu

 

Japan KYUSHU Tourist is the specialist of Fukuoka and Kyushu tou

Kyushu is the destination like a Treasure Chest of Japan

 

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.

 

Your customiez own package tour can be planned based on your purpose and interest of journey.

We have prepared the sample tour itineraries covered all over Kyushu and we can discuss

with you for making a customized private tour based on the following sample tour itineraries

    


 

 Exploring Kyushu Tours 

 

11 days 

Kyushu tour

8 days

Northern Kyushu tour

8 days

Southern Kyushu tour

 

The itinerary is covered featured

destinations and must see

places throughout Kyushu

 

Saga, Nagasaki, Shimabara,

Unzen, Kumamoto, Aso,

Yufuin, Beppu, Kitakyushu

 

Kagoshima, Chiran, Ibusuki, Satsuma peninsula, Nichinan Miyazaki, Hyuga, Takachiho


 

6 days

North-West Kyushu tour

7 days 

Central Kyushu tour

 

Saga, Nagasaki, Shimabara, Unzen, Yanagawa, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka

 

Amakusa, Kumamoto, Aso, Kurokawa, Takachiho, 

Okugungo, Chikugo, Fukuoka

 

Asakura, Ukiha, Okubungo, 

Yufuin, Beppu, Usa, Kunisaki

Peninsuka, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka


 

 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

 


 

 Featured Destinations map 

 

Note

  Red letters indicates Prefecture

  Black letters indicates Destinations

 

 

Tour condition

Start & end of the tour is Fukuoka-city

 

English speaking guide 

Local experienced and knowledgeable

guide escorts the tour

 

Chartered vehicle is utilizes

Jumbo taxi or bus

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 How to make your customized tour  

 

1. Enquiry

 The tours we are offering are customized for private travel accordance with your preferences

 and date,  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 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 or assistances 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 

 


 

Tailor-made tour in Kyushu

 

Japan KYUSHU Tourist offers the private tour exclusively for you.  

 

 Our Tailor-made tour 

 

We offer the customized private tour in accordance with your requirements and preferences.

We have a lot of detailed local information on the each destinations which have been directly

obtained locally by visiting all over Kyushu. Those are not information picked up from the website.

Therefore we can provide the best elaborate Tailor-made tour plan for your requirement

 

We can also consider for making tour that pick in many activities and locations as possible,

or incorporate some relaxation and free time to explore on your own time.

 


 

 Tour conditions

 

1)Number of pax : up to 45

2)A chattered vehicle is utilized such as a taxi with 4 seats, a jumbo taxi with 9 seats, 

       buses with 24 seats, 30 seats or 49 seats.

3)Japanese-foreign languages (English, Chinese or Korean) speaking guide is attended

  for making enjoyable tour.

  Note : If you can use a jumbo taxi or taxi, foreign languages (English, Chinese or Korean)

  speaking driver can be organized.

4)Start and end of tour is to be Fukuoka-city, however we can change as per request.

 


 

 How to make your Tailor-made tour  

 

1. Enquiry

 We are offering are customized for private travel accordance with your preferences

 and date,  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 tailor-made tour is conducted.

 

6. Enjoy the Tailor-made tour

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

  accordance with the plan

 


 

 Private Itineraries    ( tour sample itineraries )  

 

We have various Kyushu Tour sample Itinerary for your journey and we can create

your customized private tour based on tour sample itineraries in condideration of your requirement.

 

Please find your suitable tour sample itierary from the link below.

                        ↓ 

 Japan private tours to Kyushu 

 

And also Featured Kyushu sample tours shown below.

                       ↓  ↓

11 days Kyushu tour

 

8 days Northern Kyushu

 

8 days Southern Kyushu

 


  

 Our Services  

 
We offer the all tour services including the followings what you need as package.
Transpotation 

We can organize it from a wide variety of options depending on your destination & number of pax

such as chartered vehicles or public transportations.

Chartered Jumbo taxi with 9 seats, English speaking driver is available

Chartered bus with 24, 30 or 45 seats, no English speaking driver is available 

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)
We can propose the best suit accommodation as per your requirement and budget. 
Meal 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.

Furthermore, Halal meals can be arranged.
English Tour Guide

Excellent Guides and Japan’s Experts with International sense are a key feature of our

Exclusive tours.

We offer the best suitable guide for your trip in consideration of the type of tour and places to visit. 

Chinese and Korean Speaking guide can also be organized if you need.

Excursion arrangement 

We can arrange various excursions such as fruits picking, Sake brewery, boat cruising, cycling trekking,

shopping as well as farm stay. 

If you have any particular activities or hobbies you would like to incorporate into your trip

 

Enjoy your tailor-made tour 

We will provide the elaborated itinerary and all the arrangement and booking are done

prior to start the tour.

The tour Guide will attends for make full suport during tour. 

 


 

Featured Destinations map


Note

  Red letter indicate prefecture

  Black letter indicate destination

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

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 

 


 

Self-guided tour in Kyushu

 

Japan KYUSHU Tourist offers the private tour exclusively for you.

 

 Our Self-guided tour  

 

 

If you love travel independently

We offer your customized private tour in accordance with your requirements and preferences

 

We have a lot of detailed local information on the each destinations which have been directly

obtained locally by visiting all over Kyushu. Those are not information picked up from the website.

Therefore we can provide the best elaborate self-guided tour plan for your requirement

 

We can also consider for making tour that pick in many activities and locations as possible,

or incorporate some relaxation and free time to explore on your own time.

 


 

 Tour conditions  

 

1.Number of pax : up to 9

2.Basically, we propose that a jumbo taxi or taxi with foreign languages

  (English, Chinese or Korean) speaking driver is to be utilized.

 

3.No Tour Guide will attends the tour,  however we will make full suport during tour; 

     you can communicate with us by WhatsApp or e-mail at any time if you need.  

4.Start and end of tour is to be Fukuoka-city, however we can change as per request.

 


 

 How to make your self-guided tour  

 

1. Enquiry

 We are offering customized private travel accordance with your preferences and date,  

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 self-guided tour 

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

  accordance with the plan

 

 
 Exclusive Private Itinerary  ( Tour sample itineraries)

 

We have various Kyushu Tour sample Itinerary for your journey and we can create

your customized private tour based on tour sample itineraries in condideration of your requirement.

 

Please find your suitable tour sample from the link below.

       ↓  ↓

Japan private tours to Kyushu 

 

And also Featured Kyushu tour itineraries shown below.

       ↓  ↓

11 days Kyushu tour

 

8 days Northern Kyushu

 

8 days Southern Kyushu

 

 And all the support you need to make travelling in Kyushu an absolute pleasure.

 


 
 

Featured Destinations map

  

Note

  Red letter indicates prefecture

  Black letter indicates destination

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

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 

 


 

Chikugo Yoshii and Yanagawa Hinadoll festival tour

 

The Hinadoll Festival is a traditional Japanese event 

  that announces the arrival of spring.

 

The tour take you different type of unique Hinadoll festivals in Chikugo Yoshii

and Yanagawa.

Those two Hinadoll festivals are held from February through April 3 in 2019.

 


 

 Tour condition

 

Start and end of the tour is to be Fukuoka-city 

English speaking guide is accompanied

Chartered vehicle such as a jumbo taxi or bus is utilizes as per number of pax
Tour date : from February through April 3 in 2019

 


 

 Itinerary  

 

8:30 Depart Fukuoka-city

transfer to Ukiha 

visit Ukiha Inari Shrine

Exloring Hinadoll festival at Shirakabe Avenue in Chikugo Yoshii

Lunch at featured restaurant Shirakabe

transfer to Yanagawa

Exploring Yanagawa Sagemon festival

  Ohana Shotoen Garden, Okinohata area, Birthplace of Hakushu Kitahara 

Canal boat cruise

transfer to Fukuoka-city

17:00 Arrive at Fukuoka-city 

 


 

 Where to Explore

 

 Ukiha

Ukiha blessed with nature where many orchards spread out at the foot of Mino mountain range.

Yoshii, in the center of Chikugo flourished as a post town during the Edo period, and there a lot

of Sake brewery which have established the Edo period. A fruits picking and Sake brewery

visit can be enjoyed here.

 

Ukiha Inari Shrine

Breath taking scenery harmonizes with the Shrine

Ukiha Inari Shrine, located at foot of Mino mountain range, 130 m height from sea level.

The 90 vermilion coloured Torii Gates stand on the 300 steps stairs is introduced you

from bottom area to the Shrine main building.

To the Shrine

Shrine main building

Breath taking view from Shrine


 

Hinadoll festival at Shirakabe Avenue

Main Hinadolls are displayed at Shirakabe Avenue district, where the river is lined by attractive former

warehouses, all with traditional wood and white plaster exteriors. The doll displays of Ukiha usually

feature two types of dolls: okiage (paper cut-outs covered in cotton and wrapped in fabric) and hakobina

(dolls in individual display cases).

 


 

Featured Restaurant, Shirakabe

The restaurant Shirakabe is in the former merchant’s building constructed in 1928.

Japanese cuisines using best local ingredients that vary by season can be enjoyed.

The chef who makes that cuisines also experienced the imperial family’s cook.


 

 Yanagawa  

 

Yanagawa is the estuary town facing the Ariake Sea; Canal boat cruise can be enjoyed while

experience the atmospheres of castle town. 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.

 

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


 

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.


 

 

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 

 


 

Chikugo Yoshii Hinadoll Festival in 2019

Hina matsuri, also called Doll’s Festival or Girls’ Day, is a special day in Japan.

Celebrated each year on 3 March.

A platforms covered with a red carpet-material are used to display a set of ornamental hina dolls,

representing the Emperor, Empress, attendants, and musicians in traditional court dress of the

Heian period.

 

It is an occasion to pray for the well-being and prosperity of girls. It is thought that the festival has its roots

in an ancient purification ceremony, in which dolls were floated down the river, taking all of the girls’ bad

luck with them.

 


 

Yoshii-machi, Ukiha-city Hina doll Festival

 

 from February (Mon.) 11 through April 3 (Wed.)

 

Main Hina dolls are displayed at Shirakabe Avenue district, where the river is lined by attractive former

warehouses, all with traditional wood and white plaster exteriors. The doll displays of Ukiha usually

feature two types of dolls: okiage (paper cut-outs covered in cotton and wrapped in fabric) and hakobina

(dolls in individual display cases).

 


 

  General information  

 

Address Yoshii-machi, Ukiha-city, Fukuoka-prefecture
Access

50 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka-city

45 minutes by a vehicle from Dazaifu-city

60 minutes by a vehicle from Yanagawa-city

90 minutes by a vehicle from Kitakyushu-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 

 


 

Kyushu Travel Guide

 

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

 

Kyushu is the destination like a Treasure Chest of Japan

 

We have prepared tourist information shown on this site based on our own investigation

by visiting each destinations, tourist attractions, restaurants, shops, facilities and other places.

Further more, featured tourist destinations as well as numerous hidden gems shown

by photos which are taken by us.

 

And the information shown on this site are always being updated.

 


 

 Prefecture map 

 

Japan’s southernmost Kyushu Island consists of seven 

prefectures shown on the map

 

Red letter indicate prefecture

Black letter indicate destination

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 Fukuoka-prefecture 

 

Fukuoka-city

Kitakyushu-city

Dazaifu

 

 

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 

 

The town of Cool Japan, has

1300 years history since

Dazaifu Shrine constructed


 

Itosima

Yanagawa

Munakata & Fukutsu

 

A Resort town with beautiful

dynamic Genkai Sea; seafood

gourmet, rural landscape,

local products shopping,

Sake brewery are offered 

 

Former Castle town with

beautiful canal, facing to Ariake

bay; Canal boat cruise, local

cuisines (eel & seafood) , Sake

brewery can be enjoyed

 

World Heritage, the Sacred

site in the Munakata Region.

Consist of Munakata, Akama

Fukutsu, Oshima Island


 

Asakura region Ukiha region Yame, Kurume region

Consist of  Asakura, Akizuki

Toho village, Tachiarai

Consist of Ukiha-machi,

Yoshii-machi, Tanushimaru-machi

Consist of Yame, Hoshino village

Kurume


 Saga-prefecture 

 

Saga-city

Karatsu & Yobuko

Takeo

 

Known as the plece where it

has made a great contribution

to the Japanese Industrial

Revolution

 

Karatsu was prospered from

ancient times as an important

trading port, Yobuko famous for fresh squid cuisines

 

The Onsen resort, has 1200 years history

 


 

Arita Imari Kashima

 

Famous for Arita yaki which

is 400-years old porcelain

 

Imari is most notable because

of Imari porcelain

 

Southern part of Saga, facing

to Ariake bay, Yutoku Inari

Shrine is one of the most

famous Inari shrine in Japan


 

 Nagasaki-prefecture 

 

Nagasaki-city

Unzen

Shimabara

 

International city centred on

beautiful Nagasaki harbour

greatly contributed to Japan’s modernization since Dejima

was established

 

Originally developed as Onsen Resort for foreigner in the

Japan’s 1st designate National

Park Unzen

 

Castle town blessed with

nature, facing Ariake Bay in the

east and mountain foot of Unze

 


 

Sasebo & Huis Ten Bosch

   

 

The town surrounded azure sea

with breathtaking 99 islands

scenery, and beautiful theme 

park Huis Ten Bosch 

   

 


 

 Oita-prefecture 

 

Beppu

Yufuin

Kunisaki peninsula

 

Japan’s most popular Onsen

Resort, the exciting Hell tour

is recommended

 

Graceful Onsen Resort located 

in the Yufu basin surrounded by

Mount Yufu and Tsurumi

 

Rural area centered on mount

Futago; pilgrimage, trekking,

onsen, local cuisines


 

Usa & Ajimu

Nakatsu & Yabakei

Okubungo region

 

Tranquil country side spreading around the Japan’s most

beautiful Usa Shrine

 

Nakatsu is a Castle town,

Yabakei offers dynamic rock formations at the valleys along Yamakuni River

 

Nature-blessed region at Ono

River basin, the northern part

is surrounded by Aso & Kuju Mountains


 

 Kumamoto-prefecture 

 

Kumamoto-city Aso  

Kurokawa Onsen 

 

 

Powerful Castle town

represented by Kumamoto

Castle and Suizenji Park

 

Magnificent & dynamic scenic

beauty areas spreading in the

World’s largest Caldera

 

The best Onsen Resort feel

Japan’s fascinating old town

atmospher


Amakusa

Hitoyoshi

Minamata

 

Amakusa is an archipelago

located west side of Kumamoto, beautiful landscape, seafood & local delicacis, marine activities

 

Castle town along rapid stream

Kuma river, Onsen resort, river

boat riding, steam locomotive, limestone cave

 

West coast of Kyushu and

faces Amakusa islands;

beautiful landscape,

sea food, Onsen resorts 


 

 Miyazaki-prefecture

 

Takachiho

Hyuga 

Miyazaki & Nichinan

 

Dynamic Takachiho Gorge

and the birthplace of Japanese

mythology, Amano Iwato shrine

the birthplace of Kagura,

Takachiho shrine

 

Spectacle art collection of

exposed Rocks created by

raging wave of Hyuga Sea,

Japanese traditional fishery

port Mimitsu

 

Facing to Pacific Ocean, offers

beautiful subtropical region;

Ocean Resorts, wild animal,

historical places, beautiful

landscape


 

 Kagoshima-prefecture 

 

Kagoshima &

Osumi peninsula

Ibusuki & Satsuma

peninsula

Chiran

 

the southernmost major city

Kagoshima, dynamic nature

spreading around Sakurajima

 

One of the most popular Onsen

resort in Japan, located in

southern most of Kyushu

 

Called a small Kyoto in Kagoshima, offer a fine collection

of Samurai houses and gardens

 

Kirishima

 

 

 

The highland Resort located

in the mountain foot of

Kirishima, mythological village

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

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6 days North-East Kyushu tour

 

 Where to Explore  

 

FukuokaAsakura  → Ukiha → Okubungo Kusu & Kokonoe,

Bungo-ono, Takeda)  → Yufuin Beppu → Usa  → Kunisaki Peninsula

Kitakyushu   → Fukuoka  

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 Itinerary

 

 Day 1    Chikugo region  

 
The Kyuhsu’s largest Chikugo River which flows from Mount Aso through the Chikugo region
to Ariake Sea. The Kyushu’s largest Chikugo plain spreading in the Chikugo River basin,
where people live from ancient time and the various cultures have been created.
There are a lot of features here such as rural land scape, fruit fields, ancient ruins,
shrines, temples, castle town, Sake brewery, Onsen (hot spring), scrumptious local cosines, 
Japanese cultural experiences.
 

Akizuki

A former Castle town located in

northern part of Asakura-city

Asakura Triple Water Wheel

The only area in Japan to use

water wheels for irrigation

Toho VIllage

A small village located north

side of Asakura-city

Harazuru Onsen Resort

A tranquil Onsen located on

the banks of Chikugo River

Ukiha Inari Shrine

Breath taking beautiful scenery

harmonizes with the Shrine

Shirakabe Avenue

Time-honored scenery, back to

100 years ago

 

 

Schedule

Arrive at Fukuoka
Travel to Chikugo region

Exploring Toho Village and Asakura

Lunch at Featured restaurant Shirakabe

Exploring Shirakabe avenue  

Visit Sake brewery

Stay at Harazuru Onsen Resort 

 


 

 Day 2     Okubungo  

 

Nature-blessed region at Ono River basin and the northern part is surrounded by Aso & Kuju Mountains

Okubungo region is located in south-east side of Oita prefecture, and consists of Takada, Kuju, 

Bungo-ono, Kusu and Kokonoe.

 

Kuju kogen Plateau

A magnificent and beautiful

scenery of Kuju plateau

 Handa kogen Plateau

 Yamanami Highway, best

driving route enjoy Nature     

Kokonoe Yume Otsurihashi

Japan’s longest pedestrian

suspension bridge, world’s 2nd 

Nagayu Onsen Resort

known as one of the world’s top carbonate spring

Harajiri Water falls

Flows furiously down a cliff and 

creates the Falls

Oka Castle Ruins

Great Castle wall construction,  magnificent view from the to


 

Schedule 

Travel to Okubungo    

Kokonoe Yume Otsutihashi

lunch : local cuisine such as Dangojiru

Exloring Kuju

Harajiri Waterfall, Oka Castle Ruin

Stay at Nagayu Onsen Resort 

 


 

 Day 3     Yufuin & Beppu

 

Yufuin

Graceful Onsen Resort located in the Yufu basin surrounded by Mount Yufu and Tsurumi

One of the most popular among ladies and International tourist visits to here are increasing. 

 

Mount Yufu

 Gentle mount Yufu can be seen

 graceful Onsen Resort

Yufuin Station Street

 In front of JR Yufuin Station
 a elegant street appear

Yunotsubo Avenue

 70 shops, gift shops, galleries

curiosity items shops, cafes   

Shitan-yu

The old public outdoor mixed

bath with a thatched

Kinrinko lake

The landmark in Yufuin, hot

water gushes from the bottom 

Yufuin Floral Village

Reproduced the townscape of

the Cotswold region in England


 

Beppu

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

Japan’s largest hot water yield

Onsen facing to Bappu bay

 Myoban Onsen

The highest place Onsen district,

many old style public bathes

 Kannawa Onsen

 One of the most popular Onsen

 district in Beppu

 Hell tour

Collection of hot spring,the water

bubbles forth from underground

Foot bath

Bathing can be enjoy without 

take all clothing off

Mount Takasaki

 About 1700 wild Japanese

monkey are living


 

Schedule

Travel to Yufuin

Exploring Yufuin  

Travel to Beppu

Exploring Beppu 

Stay in Beppu
     

 

 Day 4    Usa & Kunisaki Peninsula

 

Usa 

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.

 

Usa Shrine

One of the most beautiful Shrine in Japan, and is the head shrine of Hachiman

Shrine that is composed 44,000 shrines that dedicated to the Hachiman Deity.

Torii Gate, the entrance to the

Shrine compound

 

 Approach to Shrine, through

the sacred area

 Usa Shrine main building, Emperor Ojin, deified as deity


 

Kunisaki peninsula

Began to develope 1,300 years ago as a sacred religions goround influenced by mountain and nature worship, Buddhism, and Usa shrine rising in the region. 

Here remains in Bungo-takada city the historical background for “home of prayer” consecrating a mass

the Shinto deity, Buddha, and ancestral spirit. And one of major industry is agriculture and entire area of 

Kunisaki peninsula including Usa are listed on the World Agricultural Heritage.

 

Showano machi

One of worthwhile place to visit 

in Kunisaki Peninsula

Fuki-ji Temple

The oldest wooden structure

in Kyushu

Kumano magaibutsu

Hewn in a rock Mt. Tahara, two 

largest Buddhist stone carvings

Nagasaki-bana cape

The resort park features a beach, restaurant and more

Shiitake mushroomsShiitake mushrooms cultivatedrtificially in the forest

Futago-ji Temple

A prominent temple with a history

of more than 1300 years

World Agricultural Heritage

Once considered the most

important estate of Usa Shrine

Maki Odo

The temple houses nine

Buddhists images

Lover’s Road

A marriage monument at

Awashima Park


 

Alternative route

Nakatshu & Yabakei  

A small city on the north coast of Oita-prefecture, just east of its border

with Fukuoka-prefecture.

 Nakatsu Castle

Built in 1588 on the estuary of

Nakatsu river

Yabakei

The approximately 1 km high monolithic rockey mountain

Maple Yaba Cycling Road

Cycling road built on the site of

the old Yabakei Railroad


 

Schedule

Trensfer to Usa

Visit Usa Shrine

Explore Kunisaki Peninsula

Transfer to Kitakyushu

Stay in Kitakyushu

 


 

 Day  5    Kitakyushu

 

Kitakyushu 

The Industrial Innovation city with many different fascinating feature.

Kitakyushu offers amazing possibilities for tourism and travel with a combination of spectacular

scenery, rich cultural experiences as well as learning possibilities through Study tours based on

the environmental and industrial themes.

Kokura Castle

Kitakyushu’s land mark, walking

distance of Kokura Stations

 Uomachi Shopping arcade

Down town shopping street,

various shops, restaurants, bars

 Hiraodai Karst Plateau

One of the three largest karst

plateau in Japan 

 Kanmon-kyo Bridge

The suspended bridge crossing the Kanmon Straits

 Mojiko Retro

The exotic district, former trading port coal and other products

 Kanmon Pedstrian Tunnel

Only the place in the world,
can be crossed the strait on foot

 World Heritage

Sites of Japan’s Meiji Industrial

Revolution

 Higashida district

The birth place of Steel making

Industry in Japan 

Mount Sarakura

The most dynamic night view

in the world


 
Schedule

Explore Kitakyushu

Where to visit
Kokura Caltle, Mojiko-retro, Konamon Pedstrian tunnelHigashida,  Mt. Sarakura  

Industrial tour can be arranged as an alternative

Toyota, TOTO, Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal, Yaskawa Electric

lunch at Mojiko Retro or Karato Fish Market in Shimonoseki
Travel to Fukuoka 

Dinner : we will recommend for your best one from lot of choices 
Stay at Fukuoka,  Western style Hotel

 


 

 Day 6  Fukuoka-city 

 

Fukuoka-city

Has a long history as commercial town and castle town, and prospered as important

district to Asian Continent for many years. Now, Fukuoka-city is the International hub of Kyushu,

the nation’s fourth largest economic zone. 

In other words, Fukuoka-city is the heart of Kyushu against various things,

such as food culture, shopping, entertainment, economy and international business.

 

JR Hakata Station

The largest and busiest JR train

station in Kyushu

Sea Side Momochi

The water-front resort area JR

Hakata Station and Tenjin

Tenjin

The biggest shopping district

in Kyushu 

Fukuoka City tour bus

Fukuoka Open top bus tour,

three courses for journey

Fukuoka Tower

Japan’s highest coastal tower,

magnificent view from the top

Tochoji Temple

The oldest temple of the

Shingon sect in Japan

 Kushida Shrine

Hakata Gion Yamagasa Festival

is held in the shrine 

Kawabata Shopping Arcade

400 m down town street,

100 shops and restaurants

Nakasu

One of the largest entertainment

district in western Japan

 


 
 How to make your customized tour  

 

1. Enquiry

 The tours we are offering are customized for private travel accordance with your preferences

 and date,  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 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 

 


 

Toho village, Asakura, Ukiha one-day tour

 

Agricultural industries area spreading in the Kyushu’s largest Chikugo plain

 

The Kyuhsu’s largest Chikugo River which flows from Mount Aso through the Chikugo region

to Ariake Sea.
The Kyushu’s largest Chikugo plain spreading in the Chikugo River basin
 

 


 

Tour condition

Start and end of the tour is Fukuoka-city

English speaking guide 

Local experienced and knowledgeable guidese escorts the tour

 

Chartered vehicle is utilizes

Jumbo taxi or bus as per number of pax

 


 

 Itinerary  

 

9:00 Depart Fukuoka-city

Transfer to Asakura by vehicle using Kyushu Express Way, takes 1 hour

Exploring Asakura : Toho Village, Triple Water Wheel, Yamada Weir  

Exploring Shirakabe-dori Avenue

Lunch at the featured restaurant Shirakabe

Visiting Ukiha Inari Shrine

Visiting a brewery : Saka, Shochu or Wine

Transfer to Fukuoka using Kyushu Express Way, 1 hour and 30 minutes

17:30 Arrive at Fukuoka-city 

 


 

Toho Village

Toho is a small village with a population of about 2,000 people and consist of two districts. 

Hoshuyama district, a mountain area blessed with nature

Koisiwara district, pottery industry representative of Kyushu


 

Asakura

It is a thriving area of agriculture in Fukuoka Prefecture where has rich nature

and many historical heritages.

And also there is a Onsen Resort along the Chikugo River.

 

Akizuki

A former Castle town located in

northern part of Asakura

 

Triple Water Wheel

 

Only area in Japan to use

water wheels for irrigation

Yamada Weir

Only here in Japan,  the stone

covered Weir constructed


 

Ukiha

Ukiha blessed with nature where many orchards spread out at the foot of Mino mountain range.

 

Shirakabe-dori Avenue

Time-honored scenery, back to 100 years ago.

Located in Yoshii-machi, Shirakabe, literary meaning is white wall. The avenue of houses with

white wall were constructed about 100 years ago.  About 250 houses in the area has been designated

as National important raditional buildings preservation district.


 

Lunch

Featured Restaurant, Shirakabe, located at Shirakabe Avenue

The building is designated by Government as Traditional building at the Conservation

district in Ukiha-city.

Japanese cuisines using best local ingredients that vary by season can be enjoyed.

The chef who makes that cuisines also experienced the imperial family’s cook.

The building constructed 100

year ago

Featured lunch menu

Enjoy lunch


 

Ukiha Inari Shrine

Breath taking beautiful scenery harmonizes with the Shrine

Located at foot of Mino mountain range, 130 m height from sea level.

The 90 vermilion coloured Torii Gates stand on the 300 steps stairs is introduced you

from bottom area to the Shrine main building.

To the Shrine

Shrine main building

Breath taking view from Shrine


 

Shochu Brewery

Let’s sample Chochu at Beniotome Shuzo

Shochu is a Japanese distilled beverage less than 45% alcohol by volume.

The shochu of Beniotome Shuzo is distilled from Sesame.

The brewery can be visited and there is a tasting corner,  Let’s sample Chochu.


 

 How to make your customized tour  

 

1. Enquiry

 The tours we are offering are customized for private travel accordance with your preferences

 and date,  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 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 

 


 

Shirakabe Avenue

 

Time-honored scenery, back to 100 years ago

 

The Avenue is located in Yoshii-machi, Ukiha-city. 

Shirakabe, literary meaning is white wall. The avenue of houses with white wall were constructed

about 100 years ago.  About 250 houses in the area has been designated as National important

traditional buildings preservation district.

 

In the Edo era (1603-1868), Yoshii flourished as a post town between Kurume and Hita.

In the Meiji era ( from 1868), this area experienced a big fire three times.

 

In order to protect from the fire, people have rebuilt the houses with the fire resistance design

using clay wall painted by white.

 


 

Hina Doll Festival


 

Featured Restaurant, Shirakabe

The restaurant Shirakabe is in the former merchant’s building constructed in 1928.

Japanese cuisines using best local ingredients that vary by season can be enjoyed.

The chef who makes that cuisines also experienced the imperial family’s cook.

 


 

 General information  

 

Address Yoshii-machi, Ukiha-city, Fukuoka-prefecture
Access

50 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka-city

45 minutes by a vehicle from Dazaifu-city

60 minutes by a vehicle from Yanagawa-city

90 minutes by a vehicle from Kitakyushu-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