Kitakyushu one-day tour
The tour explore the many featured places in Kitakyushu-city.
Higashida : The birth place of Japan’s Steel industry, UNESCO World Heritage
Kokura Caltle : Japanese traditional cultures were created here.
Mojiko Retro : Dr. Albert Einstein awarded Nobel Prize in Physic visited Moji in 1922,
and he acclaimed that everything could see were Arts.
Konamon Pedstrian tunnel : Only the place in the world. You can cross sea bottom
of the strait on foot.
The tour is the private tour exclusively for your group.
・Minimum number : 4 person
・Maxum number : 30 person
・Tour date : please specify the date
・English, Chinese or Korean speaking guide is accompanied
・Chartered vehicle is utilized such as a taxi or bus as per number of person
if you use a taxi, a foreign language (English, Chainese or Korean ) speaking driver
can be arranged.
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 at Higashida
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
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.
Top area of the mountain
View from the summit
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 on UNESCO World Heritage
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.
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.
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.
It is s a suspended bridge crossing the Kanmon Strait, a stretch of water separating two of
Japan’s four main islands. It is the 34th largest suspension bridge in the world with a central
span of 712 meters.
Location of Kitakyushu-city
Kyushu Round tours
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