Kitakyushu one-day tour
The tour is the private tour exclusively for your group.
・Minimum number : 2 person
・Maxum number : 30 person
・Tour date : please specify the date
・English speaking tour attendant escorts your journey to produce a pleasant trip.
・Chartered vehicle is utilized as per number of person.
8:30 Depart Fukuoka-city
Transfer to Kitakyushu-city
Go up to Mount Sarakura by Cable Car and the Slope Car
Enjoy magnificent and dynamic view from Mount Sarakura
Visit Higashida : UNESCO World Heritage / Sites of Japan’s Meiji Industrial Revolution
Lunch Local cuisines
Visit Kokokura Castle
Explore Mojiko Retro
Konamon Pedstrian tunnel : cross to the Shimonoseki on foot
Transfer to Fukuoka-city by vehicle throug Kanmon Bridge
17:30 Arrive Fukuoka-city
Option : the following sites can be arranged as a option.
Where to explore
The hight of the mountain is 622 meters from sea level. In 10 minutes, you can reach the
summit from the Cable Car Station using the Cable car and the Slope car. At the top you
are presented with a magnificent and spectacular view of Kitakyushu.
Cable car, a 5 minutes ride
from Mountain foot station to
Slope car station
Slope car, a 3 minutes ride
from Slope car station to
summit of Mount Sarakura
Enjoy a magnificent view
from the summit
Japan’s modern steel industry was started as Yawata steel Works at Higashida district
in 1901. Since then, the Works greatly contributed to Japan’s industrial modernization
until rapid postwar economic growth. The three sites in Higashida have been registered
Site of Japan’s Meiji Industrial
Revolution, First Head Office of
the Steel Works
Only the Blast Furnace in the
world which preserved as it
Museum of Industrial
Technology, based on this
theme of “innovation”
to visit in 2019. And the Photo of Kokura Castle is used for introducing Fukuoka-prefecture
Kokura Castle is one of the most famous land marks in Kitakyushu. The construction was
commenced in 1602 and spent 7 years to completed it.
Castle tower, land mark in
Moat around Castle tower
Kokura Castle Garden, former
site of lord’s guest house
Dr. Albert Einstein awarded Nobel Prize in Physic visited Moji in 1922, and he acclaimed
that everything could see were Arts. The exotic district of Mojiko Retro is visited by more
than 2 million tourists a year. Moji-ko Port flourished following its 889 designation as a
Special National Port for exporting coal and other products.
Mitsui Club, Dr. Albert Einstein
stayed in 1922
Kaikyo Plaza, the shopping
and restaurant area
Time back to 100 year ago,
enjoy romantic atomosphere
and beautiful harbor
Only the place in the world ! You can cross the strait on foot. The Kanmon Strait, separating
Honshu and Kyushu, is a very beautiful and busy waterway with as many as 700 small and
large ships a day passing through it. the Kanmon Pedestrian Tunnel, which enables people to
cross on foot, the “ferries”, and the like.
Lunch, local cuisines to be slected from the following
Kawara soba is a local cuisine which Soba noodles and meat are cooked together
on a Kawara (stone roof tile) and dipped into a special sauce when eating it.
Yaki curry latterly means baked curry and is local cuisine in Moji which is curry with rice
topped with cheese and/or egg heated in oven. The melted cheese and soft-boiled egg
combine with the spicy curry to enhance its flavor even more.
Nagahama Ramen, Tonpei
Eel Restaurant, Chikurintei
Manga Museum is located next to JR Kokura station. The museum is located on the 6th
floor of Aru Aru City, a multi-floored shopping mall devoted to products and services for
anime, manga, idol culture, and cosplay fans, a kind of Harajuku in miniature.
Manga Museum and Aru Aru
City next to JR Kokura station
Best known Manga writer
Aru Aru City, a multi-floored
Kitakyushu is the dynamic city where one million people are living and working, is creating
the beautiful Night view which you have never seen before. The night view from the mount
Sarakura is chosen the three major Night View in Japan. The area of Night view is the largest
in the World ; about 40km east to west and 10km south to north and also the number of
lighting to create the night view is the largest in the World.
One of the three largest Karst Plateau in Japan along with the Akiyoshi-dai Plateau and the
Shikoku Karst. It is located in southeastern part of Kitakyushu-city. At altitudes between
400 and 600 meters above sea level and stretching 6 km from north to south and 2 km from
east to west.
The limestone stands in row
like a flock of sheep in a vast
meadow and dolines
The Plateau offers a different
views in each of the four
Senbutsu limestone cave,
the largest limestone caves
in Hiraodai Karst Plateau
Established in 1991, 100% shareholder of Toyota Motor. Major manufactured car is Lexus,
and annual production volume is 430,000 cars. Assembly line and Inspection line are visited
at the factory tour.
Introduce the car manufacturing
Exhibition hall at visiter
Visit Lexus manufacturing line
and learn KAIZEN in TOYOTA
The first-class civil construction heritage completed in 1927, the triggered the registration
Reservoir was constructed for the industrial water supply to Yawata Steel Works. The dam
was constructed at the Okura River and upper stream of the dam was expanded and
making the 7milion cubic metre reservoir.
Reservoir, constructed for the
industrial water supply to
Yawata Steel Works
Unprecedented design in the
world has been applied to
harmonize with nature
First-class civil construction
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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
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