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Kyushu Travel Guide in Japan

Fukuoka travel guide

 

Fukuoka-city is the biggest city in Kyushu and the energetic city bustling as the center of Kyushu’s

politics, economy, culture, fashion as well as tourism. Fukuoka-city has many kind of fascinating

tourist attractions and abundant tourism materials which are different from the other destinations

in Kyushu. When visiting Kyushu, Fukuoka-city is the place to be incorporate in the travel plan.

And due to its location Fukuoka-city is the great starting point for exploring Kyushu.

 


 

Welcome to Fukuoka

 

JR Hakata Station

 

Tenjin area Canal City Hakata

 

 

The largest and busiest JR train

station in Kyushu

 

The biggest shopping district

in Kyushu 

 

The complex commercial facility, 

in the heart of Fukuoka-city


 

Seaside Momochi area

 

Fukuoka Tower Seaside Park & Marizon 

 

The water-front resort area JR

Hakata Station and Tenjin

 

Japan’s highest coastal tower,

magnificent view from the top

 

 

A complex facility for wedding

hall, shops and restaurants


 

Nokonoshima Island

 

Nakasu Hakata Ramen at Yatai

 

In the Hakara bay, beautiful

Flower gardens through the year 

 

One of the largest entertainment

district in western Japan

 

Food stalls “Yatai” is one thing

to enjoy in Fukuoka.


 

Where to explore  

 

Kushida Shrine

 

 Tochoiji Temle Hakata Machiya Furusatokan

 

Hakata Gion Yamagasa Festival

is held in the shrine 

 

The oldest temple of the

Shingon sect in Japan

 

 

The folk museum depicts the life

and culture of Hakata Fukuoka


 

Fukuoka Castle Ruins

 

Hakozaki Shrine  Ohori-koen Park

 

Part of stone wall and canal, and

the Tamon tower are still left 

 

Founded in 923, one of the three great Hachiman shrines in Japan

 

Rich in greenery and encircling

a lake two km in circumference


 

Kawabata Shopping Street

 

Marinoa City Fukuoka Yusentei Garden

 

400 m down town street,

100 shops and restaurants

 

A large shopping mall, sports equipment store, car accessories

 

The time-honored Japanese

garden, originally built in 1754


 

Fukuoka Chuo Wholesale

fish Market

 

Uminonakamichi

Seaside Park

Marine World

Uminonakamichi


 

Hakata-za

Hakata-za is the theater for Kabuki plays and is located in the Hakata Riverain in Nakasu
It was originally constructed in 1996.

 


 

Fukuoka Open Top Bus  / Sightseeing bus in Fukuoka-city

The Open-air deck bus with 3.2m high show you main tourist destinations in Fukuoka-city.

The tour is started from Fukuoka City Hall.

 


 

Local cuisines and featured restaurants

 

Hakata Ramen Yatai

Food stalls “Yatai”is one thing to enjoy in Fukuoka. Despite a decline in recent year,

there are said to be more than 160. The food stalls have all kind of food, but you have

to try Hakata ramen, usually made with white soup from pork bone and thin noodles.

 

Ramen Stadium

Ramen Stadium isn’t really a stadium as the name suggests, but a food court on the fifth floor

of Canal City’s Cinema Building. It carries not one, but eight famous ramen stalls that serves

different ramen styles from across Japan. Ramen Stadium has eight ramen stalls with ramen

from Hakata, Kurume, and as far as Tokyo, Kyoto, and Sapporo.

Mizutaki

It is a local cuisine in Fukuoka.  izutaki (boil in water) describes, this is a hot pot dish made

with chopped chickens, negi, and a variety of vegetables put in a pot of water and boiled,

then dipped in ponzu sauce.

 

 

Location of Fukuoka-city    

 

   

 


 

 General information 

Address

City hall : 1-8-1 Tenjin, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka-city, Fukuoka-prefecture

Cabinet designate city

Access

To main destinations in Kyushu by a vehicle

  Ibusuki :  4 hours and 20 minutes,  Kagoshima : 3 hours and 30 minutes

  Miyazaki : 3 hours and 40 minutes ,  Aso : 2 hours and 20 minutes

  Kumamoto : 1 hour and 50 minutes , Beppu : 1 hour and 50 minutes

  Yufuin : 1 hour and 40 minutes, Nagasaki : 2 hours and 10 minutes

  Saga : 1 hour and 10 minutes ,  Kitakyushu : 1 hour and 10 minutes  

Transportation

Airport

  Fukuoka International Airport

  Fukuoka domestic Airport

JR main station : Hakata Station

Ferry

  to Busan, Korea

  to Iki and Tsushima, Nagasaki-prefecture

  to Goto, Nagasaki-prefecture

  to Okinawa

  to Nigata and Hokkaido

City transportation

  Fukuoka City Subway

  Nishitetsu Bus

  Nishitetsu train 

Population 1,570,000      population density : 4,570 / km2

 

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

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

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

 


 

Tour results

We are offering various types of tours, and the tour results up to now are shown links below. 

Tailor-made tour    Study tour    Golf tour

 


 

 

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