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Yufuin & Beppu Onsen 2 days tour

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Exploring the most recommended Onsen resorts Beppu and Yufuin.  Two Onsen Resorts

are located in Oita-prefectureand have different fascinating featuresOita-prefecture is on

the north-eastern area of Kyushu and a representative Onsen resort areas in Japan, total

boasting hot spring sources and hot spring flowing volume are both Japan’s largest.

 

 

Travel style  : Tailor-made Group tour

Private car with English speaking driver is used.

   the driver knows the places very well and can give you local information anywhere to be visited.

・Start and end of the tour is Fukuoka–city, Airport or Hotel, please specify the place

・Tour date : please specify the date

・Number of person : 2 to 8 

 


 

Day by Day

 

A beautiful and tranquil Onsen resort representing Kyushu. Yufuin is located about 15 km

west of Beppu and is spreading in the Yufu basin at the mountain foot of Yufu. Onsen resort

life can be enjoyed at the beautiful and tranquil place harmonized with nature in the basin of

mountain hill area.

 

Where to explore                                                                            read more

Kokonoe Yume Otsurihashi

The longest pedestrian suspension bridge in Japan and the 2nd

longest in the World Splendid and beautiful view from the thrilling

suspension bridge over the Naruko river valley.

Yunotsubo Avenue

The avenue is started near JR Yufuin Station and connected to 

Kinrinko lake. Through Yunotsubo Avenue, it takes about 30 minutes

on foot from JR Yufuin Station to Kinrinko lake. There are 70 shops,

gift shop, galleries, curiosity item shops as well as cafes.

Yufuin Floral Village

Floral Village is the amusement facility that recreated the street of the

Cotswolds region in England, which was also used as the location for

Harry Potter. Cute owls welcome you in OWL’s FORESR. You can

enjoy strolling, gourmet and shopping.

Kinrinko lake

One of landmark in Yufuin. Hot water gushes from the bottom of the lake,

and hot steam rises from its surface on a cold day.  The lake is located at

the end of the town’s main walking route, about a kilometer and a half

from the Yufuin station.

 


 

Itinerary

A private car and English speaking driver will meet you at designated place such as

Airport or Hotel and navigate you the Yufuin and Beppu tour.

Depart Fukuoka-city

transfer to Kokonoe 

Kokonoe Yume Otusrihashi

transfer to Yufuin

Lunch at Yufuin Kagura

Yunotsubo Avenue  

Yufuin Floral Village 

Kinrinko lake

Stay at Yufuin or Beppu Onsen

  Japanese style accommodation included dinner

 


 

Day 2   Beppu  

 

Beppu is one of the most famous Onsen resort in Japan. The popular hot spring town nestle

at the foot of volcanos, Mount Yufu and Mount TsurumiBoasting more than 2,800 hot spring

sources and flowing rate of nearly 137,000 kiloliters per day, Beppu is considered a paradise

of hot springs famous for high therapeutic effects.

 

Where to explore                                                                            read more          

Beppu Hell Tour

 A collection of hot springs where the water bubbles forth from

underground, often with unusual result. Seven of the hells

are located in the Kannawa district where over 4 km northwest of

Beppu station, and two in the more remote Shibaseki district. 

Foot bath

Have you tried Foot bath before?  Foot bath is called Ashiyu in
Japanese and is a public bath in which people can bath their feet.  
Ashiyu in Beppu set up at Kannawa Onsen near the Hell tour spot.

 

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Leave accommodation

Exploring Beppu

Beppu Hell tour

Foot bath

Lunch at Beppu, JIgoku Mushi kobo

transfer to Fukuoka-city

 


 

Map of Yufuin

 

 


 

Map of Beppu

 

 


 

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Kawachi Wisteria garden one-day tour

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Kawachi Wisteria Garden is selected as a beautiful place of the real world 10 and is a private

garden at the Mountain foot of Sarakura in Kitakyushu-city and the garden is opened to the

public seasonally during the wisteria season which usually peaks around late April to

middle of May.

 

 

 

Travel style  

・English speaking guide escorts and guides you during the tour

A private vehicle with 9 seats is utilized during the tour 

・Start and end of the tour is JR Kokura station in Kitakyushu-city

・Tour date : please specify the date

・Number of person : 2 to 8 

 


 

Where to visit

The tour takes you Kawachi Wisteria garden and featured tourist destinations in Kitakyushu-city,

and operated during Kawachi Wisteria blossom period from late April to middle of May depending

on the Wisteria condition.

Kawachi Wisteria garden

Kawachi Wisteria Garden famous for its spectacularly presented, large

numbers of wisteria flowers. The garden’s most prominent features are

two, roughly 100 meter long tunnels made of wisteria trees of differing

varieties and colors, ranging from white to dark purple.

Kawachi Reservoir

The first-class civil construction heritage.  The triggered the registration of

UNESCO World Heritage, Sites of Japan’s Meiji Industrial Revolution.  

The Kawachi Reservoir was constructed for the industrial  water supply to

Yawata Steel Works. 

Kokura Castle

The castle had a five fold and six layered donjon and it was built in the
architectural style called “Kara-zukuri”. Then, it served as a residence of the
Ogasawara clan. In 1866, it was burnt down by the Choshu War, and the 
existing castle was reconstructed in 1959.

Mojiko Retro

Must visit destination in Kitakyushu-city, 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. Moji-ko Port flourished

following its 1889 designation as a Special National Port for exporting 

coal and other products.


 

Itinerary

The suggested itinerary is shown below, however we can customized as per your requirement.

9:30 depart JR Kokura station in Kitakyushu-city

  Kawachi Wisteria garden

  Kawachi Resevoir

  lunch at Kokura

  Kokura Castle

  Mojoko Retro

17:00 arrive JR Kokura station

 


 

Location of Kitakyushu-city

 

 


 

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11 days Kyushu tour

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This is the customized tour exclusively for you exploring throughout Kyushu .

 

 

Kyushu is the fascinating destination of Japan like no others.

Where to explore are Nagasaki, Shimabara, Unzen, Kumamoto, Ibusuki, Kagoshima,

Sakurajima island, Nichinan and Miyazaki, Hyuga, Takachiho, Aso, Yufuin, Beppu, Kitakyushu

and Fukuoka.

 

 

 At a glance  

 

Travel style : Tailor-made Group tour
Tour leader escorts your group during the tour, and Local Professional Tour guide accompanies 
in key destinations.
A private vehicle such as taxi or coach is utilized during tour depending on number of person 

・Start and end of the tour is Fukuokacity, please specify the place where you want

・Tour date : please specify the date

Accommodation, to be selected from budget hotels to luxury properties

・Minimum number : 2 person 

 

Where to Explore 

Day 1 : Depart Fukuoka → Nagasaki, stay Nagasaki

Day 2 : Shimabara and Unzen, stay Unzen

Day 3 : Kumamoto, stay Kumamoto

Day 4 : Ibusuki and Satsuma peninsula, stay Ibusuki

Day 5 : Kagoshima and Sakurajima Island, stay Kagoshima

Day 6 : Nichinan and Miyazaki, stay Miyazaki

Day 7 : Hyuga and Takachiho, stay Takachiho

Day 8 : Aso, stay Kurokawa Onsen or Aso

Day 9 : Yufuin and Beppu, stay Yufuin or Beppu

Day 10 : Kitakyushu, stay Kitakyushu

Day 11 : Fukuoka, stay Fukuoka

 


 

Travelling route 

 

 


 

 Day by Day 

 

 Day 1 Nagasaki                                                                            read more                                    

One of Must visit destination in Kyushu.  The city have many

oversea countries cultures and the significant Japanese histories 

like no other areas.  In addition to above features, the geographical

conditions are creating fascinating tourism and now many tourists

are visiting here.

Itinerary                                                                                      

Depart Fukuoka

Transfer to Nagasaki-city

Visiting  Peace Park 

  Atomic Bomb Museum

  Ground Zero  

  Peace Fountain

  Peace Statue 

  Lunch at Nagasaki Wharf or China Town 

Oura Cathedral 

Glover Garden  

Stay at  Nagasaki-city , Western style Hotel, included breakfast

Dinner around JR Nagasaki station, local speciality Cuisines  

 


 

Day 2  Shimabara & Unzen                                                           read more                   

Shimabara is located in the Shimabara peninsula, the region spread

in the foot of gentle mountain and facing to calm sea.  Offers various

enjoyable things such as Nature, Onsen, Castle town of Shimabara-city

and Christian Pilgrimage sites.

Unzen is a beautiful highland Onsen resort in Shimabara peninsula

situated Unzen National Park. The first area to be designated as a

National Park in Japan and then the area has been developed as

Onsen resort for both tourist Japanese and foreigner. 

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Leave Hotel in Nagasaki

Transfer to Shimabara

Shimabara Castle

Samurai Street

Lunch at  Shimabara,  local cuisine Guzoni

Transfer to Unzen

Nita Pass

Unzen Jigoku

Stay at Unzen Onsen Resort  

Dinner at Hotel : Japanese style kaiseki dinner including local specialty cuisines

 


 

 Day 3  Kumamoto                                                                          read more

 

Situated roughly in the center of Kumamoto Prefecture, is the

government and economic center of the prefecture. From the early

17th century to the end of the 19th century, Kumamoto was

prosperous as a castle town.

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Leave Hotel in Unzen

Transfer from Shimabara to Kumamoto by a ferry boat

Transfer to Kumamoto

Lunch at Kumamoto, Japanese restaurant 

Sakurano-baba Josaien 

Kumamoto Castle 

Suizenji-koen Park

Stay at   Kumamoto , Western style Hotel, included breakfast

Dinner at Shimo-tori Shopping Street,local specialty cuisines

 


 

Day 4  Ibusuki & Satsuma Peninsula                                         read more            

 

The Satsuma Peninsula which projects south from the southwest
part of Kyushu Island. To the west lies the East China Sea, while
to the east it faces the Osumi Peninsula across Kagoshima Bay.
Near the southern tip of the peninsula is the 924-metre Mount
Kaimon and the Ibusuki Hot Spring representing Kyushu. 

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Leave Hotel in Kumamoto

Transfer to Kagoshima-prefecture

Ikedako lake

Lunch at Tosenkyo :  Somen Noddle Nagashi

Ryugu Shrine

Nagasaki-bana Cape

Enjoy the sand bath at Ibusuki

Stay at Ibusuki Onsen Resort, Japanese style Hotel,

 Dinner at Hotel : Japanese style kaiseki dinner including local specialty cuisines

 


 

Day 5  Kagoshima & Sakurajima Island                                      read more           

 

Kagoshima-city is the southernmost major city in Kyushu which

can see Sakura-jima Island which raises the smoke across the 

Kagoshima Bay. Kagoshima prospered in the Edo period

as a castle town.

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Leave Hotel in Ibusuki

Transfer to Kagoshima-city

Exploring  Kagoshima

Sengan-en Garden

Shoko Shuseikan

Transfer to Sakurajima Island by a Ferry

Exploring Sakurajima Island

Stay at Kagoshima-city Tenmonkan, Western style Hotel, included breakfast

Dinner at Kagoshima-city, local specialty cuisines 

 


 

Day 6  Nichinan & Miyazaki                                                            read more                            

Facing the Pacific Ocean with a beautiful coastline contains 

placed of natural beauty, like Aoshima and Toi Cape.

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Leave Hotel in Kagoshima-city

Transfer to Nichinan

Toi Cape 

Udo Shrine

Sun Messe Nichinan

Horikiri Pass, in Nichinan  Coast

Stay at Miyazaki, Western style Hotel, included breakfast

Dinner at Miyazaki-city, local specialty Cuisines

 


 

 Day 7  Hyuga & Takachiho                                                           read more

 

Hyuga is a bay city, facing the Hyuga nada Sea. The whole area

along Cape Hyuga with its many exposed rocks is designated as

the NippoKaigan Quasi-National Park.  

Takachiho is located in the center of the Kyushu mountain area

where about 40km away from Aso and is steeped in Japanese

mythology. It is the supposed site of legend where Amaterasu,

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Leave Hotel in Miyazaki

Transfer to Hyuga

Cruz Sea

Umagase

Transfer to Takachiho

Lunch at Takachiho, Somen nagashi

Takachiho Gorge

Takachiho Gorge boat riding

Amano Iwato Shrine

Stay at Takachiho, Japanese style Hotel, included denner and breakfast

Japanese style kaiseki dinner included local specialty cuisines

 


 

 Day 8  Aso                                                                                     read more 

 

The world’s largest caldera and the active volcano give a lot of

excitements. And numerous unforgettable experiences in the

rural area can be made including Onsen, variety of sports 

and local cuisines.

Itinerary                                                                                                 

Leave Hotel in Takachiho

Transfer to Aso

Aso Tourist Tram

Lunch at Minami Aso : Local cuisines

Exploring Aso

  Kusaenri-ga-hama  → Mount Aso → Daikanbo

Stay at Aso, Kurokawa Onsen  or Onsen resort Aso

  Japanese style Hotel, including dinner and breakfast

 

 

Day 9  Yufuin & Beppu                                                                    read more 

 

Yufuin is 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

Beppu is 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.

Itinerary                                                                                         

Leave Hotel in Kurokawa Onsen or Aso

Transfer to Yufuin

Exloring Yufuin

  Yunotsubo Avenue  → Yufuin Floral Village → Kinrinko lake

Lunch at Yufuin

Transfer to Beppu

Exploring Beppu

   Beppu Hell tour →  Foot bath

Stay at  Yufuin or  Beppu 

 


 

Day 10  Kitakyushu                                                                          read more 

 

Kitakyushu is the second largest city in Kyushu with a population
of 940,000. The city is the Industrial Innovation city greatly contributed
to Japan’s Industrial modernization. Now the city offers a lot of
sightseeing spots such as scenic beauty places, UNESCO World
Heritage site, industrial heritages placed introduce cultures of people
living there, and various historic sites.  
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Leave Hotel in Beppu

Transfer to Kitakyushu

Visit Kukura Castle

Lunch Local cuisines

Exploring Moji

Mjiko RetroKonamon Pedstrian tunnel

Higashida districtUNESCO World Heritage

Mount Sarakura

Stay at  Kitakyushu-cityWestern style Hotel, including breakfast

Dinner at Kokura

 


 
Day 11  Fukuoka-city                                                                     read more              
 

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 bub of Kyushu, the nation’s

fourth largest economic zone. You can enjoy various things in

Fukuoka-city.

Itinerary                                                                                               

Leave Hotel in Kitakyushu

Transfer to Fukuoka-city

Exploring  Fukuoka-city

Stay in   Fukuoka-cityWestern style Hotel, included breakfast

Dinner at Fukuoka-city, local speciality cuisines

 


 

 


 

Nagasaki 2 days tour

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The city in harmony with foreign countries cultures. The cultures of Nagasaki have been created

since Japan began exchanging with foreign countries during the National isolation period. The city

have many oversea countries cultures and also the significant Japanese histories like no other areas.

 


 

Travel style  : Tailor-made Group tour

Private car with English speaking driver is utilized

   the driver knows the places very well and can give you local information anywhere to be visited.

・Start and end of the tour is Fukuoka–city, Airport or Hotel, please specify the place

・Tour date : please specify the date

・Number of person : 2 to 8 

 


 

Day 1 

 

Where to explore                                                                           

Atomic Bomb Museum

The museum exhibits a number of photograph that depict the devastation

caused by atomic bomb showing the lead-up to this tragic day, the history

of the development of nuclear arms and our desire for peace.

Ground Zero

The plutonium atomic bomb exploded about 500m over the central monument

at 11:02 a.m. on August 9, 1945.   The most part of Nagasaki was destroyed,

and a tremendous number of lives were lost. 

Peace Statue

Completed in 1955, ten years after the Atomic bombing. The 9.7 meter high

statue sitting on a 4 meter tall pedestal. The raised arm points to the threat of

nuclear weapons and the out-stretched arm symbolizes peace.

Oura Cathedral  UNESCO World Heritage

The Cathedral is one of the significant Christian Pilgrimage site in Japan.

Established 1865, this church is officially known as “Oura Cathedral, the

Church of 26 Martyrs.”  Missionary Church of Paris to dedicate prayers to

the 26 saints martyred on Nishizaka hill.

Glover Garden   / UNESCO World Heritage

Glover Garden has nine Western style buildings. The Glover’s Residence

built in 1863 and is Japan’s  oldest wooden Western–style building has

been registered on UNESCO  World Heritages The elegant scenery of

Nagasaki harbor view from Glover  Garden can be enjoyed.

Dejima 

The fan-shaped artificial island in the bay of Nagasaki where was used as

a Dutch trading port and it was only open gateway to Europe during Japan’s

National isolation of Edo period from 1641 until 1853. At that time, many

European technologies and cultures were introduced here through Dutch.

Mount Inasa

It is 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 are ranked

among Japan’s three best night views.

Itinerary

A private car and English speaking driver will meet you at designated place

such as Airport or Hotel and navigate you the Nagasaki tour

8:00 Depart Fukuoka-city

Transfer to Nagasaki, 2hours 

Visiting  Peace Park  

  Atomic Bomb Museum   

  Ground Zero 

  Peace Fountain

  Peace Statue 

Oura Cathedral 

Glover Garden 

Lunch at Nagasaki Wharf 

Oura Cathedral 

Glover Garden 

Dejima 

Check in Hotel in Nagasaki

Mount Inasa, enjoy night view 

Stay Nagasaki

 


 

Day 2 

 

Where to explore

Gunkan-jima island cruise  / Hashima Coal Mine

Hashima coal mining island is an artificial reclaimed island and the site of

Japan’s first major undersea coal exploitation pioneered by Mitsubishi,  

and is located 3 km southwest of Takashima. The site has been registered

on UNESCO World Heritages. Now Hashima is a ruins called “Gunkanjima”.

China Town

Nagasaki China town at shinchi is one of the big three china town in Japan.

There are about 50 Chinese restaurants and many Chinese sundries shops

 in there.

Itinerary

Check out Hotel

Gunkan-jima island cruise 

Lunch at China town

Transfer to Fukuoka-city, 2hours 

16:00 Arrive Fukuoka-city

 


 

Map of Nagasaki

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Gunkan-jima island cruise

 

 

 


 

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Aso & Takachiho 2 days tour

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The dynamic nature of Aso and Takachiho where is spreading around Mount Aso.

The tour introduces the large scale of the Dynamic nature which cannot be seen in no other

area in Japan.

 

Travel style  : Tailor-made Group tour

Private car with English speaking driver is used.

   the driver knows the places very well and can give you local information anywhere to be visited.

・Start and end of the tour is Fukuoka–city, Airport or Hotel, please specify the place

・Tour date : please specify the date

・Number of person : 2 to 8 

 

 

Mount Aso is the largest active volcano in Japan, is among the largest in the world and

has a fairly large caldera which is one of the largest caldera in the world, 25 km north-south and 18 km

east-west with a circumference of around 120 km, although sources vary on the exact distance. 

The present Aso caldera formed as a result of four huge caldera eruptions occurring over a

range of 90,000 to 300,000 years ago.

 

 

 
Day by Day
 
 

Aso gives a lot of unforgettable experiences. The active volcano Mount Aso and world’s largest

caldera offer a lot of excitements. And numerous unforgettable experiences in the rural area can

be made including Onsen, variety of sports and local cuisines.

 

Where to visit                                                                                      read more            

 

Kusasenri-ga-hama 

The beautiful prairie of 785,000 square meter in the crater spreads

in northern part of Mt. Eboshi that is one of the Aso  Five Mountains. 

A big pond at its center and grazing horses round about make an

idyllic scene.

Mount Aso

The largest active volcano in Japan. Its peak is 1592 m above sea

level. Its caldera is 25 km across north to south and 18 km across

east to west. The caldera has a circumference of around 120 km, 

although sources vary on the exact distance.

Daikanbo 

The perfect spot view the five peak of Mount AsoDaikanbo literally

means a big observatory peak. The circumference of the Aso caldera

is about 130 kilometers. From the observation site, you can clearly see

its conical shape.


 

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A Private car and English speaking driver will meet you at designated place such as

Airport or Hotel and navigate you the Aso and Takachiho tour.

Depart  Fukuoka-city

Transfer to Aso

Lunch at Takamori  Dengaku-no sato 

Mount Aso

Kusasenri-ga-hama  

Daikanbo

Stay at Kurokawa Onsen or Aso region

 

 

Day 2  Takachiho                                                                      read more

 

Takachiho offers dynamic and beautiful Takachiho Gorge and here is the birthplace of

Japanese mythology. It is the supposed site of legend where Amaterasu, the Shrine

Sun Goddess, disturbed by her brother’s cruel pranks, hid herself in a cave, prompting

the other gods and goddesses to try and lure her out.

 

Takachiho shrine   

Located just west of the town center, is nestled in a grove of

tall cedars. During the day the shrine’s nondescript, unpainted

buildings blend in naturally with the surrounding trees.

In the evening, you can enjoy the Yokagura Dance.

Takachiho Gorge 

A narrow chasm cut through the rock by the Gokase River. 

The nearly sheer cliffs lining the gorge are made of slow forming

volcanic basalt columns which resemble the scales of

a dragon where the stone twisted and flowed as it formed.

Takachiho is a birth place of Japanese indigenous religion, Shinto.

 Takachiho is the site of one of the best known legends of Japanese

mythology. In the story, Amaterasu, the Shinto sun goddess, became so

outraged by her brother’s cruel pranks that she hid herself in a cave, 

refusing to come out and depriving the world of her life-giving light.


 

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Leave  Hotel

Transfer to Takachiho

Takachiho shrine

lunch at Takachiho, Somen nagashi

Takachiho Gorge

Takachiho Gorge boat riding

 

 


 
Map of Aso
 
 
Map of Takachiho
 
 

 

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Many fascinating tourist destinations are concentrated in this area and a lot of

Photo spots on the way to main tourist destinations. Where to explore are

Nagasaki, Shimabara, Unzen, Kumamoto, Kurokawa Onsen, Aso, Yufuin, Beppu,

Kitakyushu and Fukuoka.                                                                           

 

 

At a glance 

 

Travel styleTailor-made Group tour
Tour leader escorts your group during the tour, and Local Professional Tour guide 
accompanies in key destinations.
Private vehicle such as taxi or coach is utilized during tour depending on number of person 

・Start and end of the tour is Fukuoka–city, please specify the place where you want

・Tour date : please specify the date

Accommodation, to be selected from budget hotels to luxury properties

・Minimum number : 2 person 

 


 

Where to Explore 

Day 1 : Depart Fukuoka  → Sagaprefecture, stay Ureshino or Takeo

Day 2 : Nagasaki, stay Nagasaki

Day 3 : Shimabara and Unzen, stay Unzen

Day 4 : Kumamoto, stay Kumamoto

Day 5 : Aso, stay Kurokawa Onsen or Aso

Day 6 : Yufuin and Beppu, stay Yufuin or Beppu

Day 7 : Kitakyushu, stay Kitakyushu

Day 8 : Fukuoka, stay Fukuoka

 


 

Travelling route 

 

 


 

Day by Day

 

 Day 1  Saga-prefecture                                                                  read more 

 

Saga-prefecture is located in the northern part of Kyushu and are

adjacent  to Fukuoka-prefecture  in the east and to Nagasaki-prefecture 

in the west. The north side faces Genkai Quasi-National Park with

scenic coast line.  In the south, the Saga plain that is adjacent to Ariake

Sea is spreading. The capital of the prefecture is Sagacity.

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There are two travelling routes to be offered, please select as per your preference.

 

Route 1

Depart Fukuoka-city

Exploring Saga-city

Lunch in Saga, to be selected from the following

  Saga beef  or  Takazaki crab

Exploring Kashima

Ureshino

Stay at Ureshino Onsen Resort

 


 

Route 2

Depart Fukuoka-city

Transfer to Yobusko

Yobuko

Lunch  at Yobuko, fresh Squid

Transfer to Imari 

Imari   Okawachiyama porcelain district

Transfer to Takeo

Romon Gate  

Mifuneyama-rakuen Garden

Stay at  Takeo Onsen Resort

 


 

 Day 2  Nagasaki                                                                            read more 

 

The city have many oversea countries cultures and the significant 

Japanese histories like no other areas. In addition to above features,

the geographical conditions are creating fascinating tourism and now

many tourists are visiting here.

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Leave Hotel in Takeo

Transfer to Nagasaki

Visit Peace Park 

  Atomic Bomb Museum  

  Ground Zero

  Peace Fountain 

  Peace Statue   

Lunch at Nagaaki Wharf or  China Town  

Oura Cathedral 

Glover Garden  

Stay at Nagasaki 

Dinner around JR Nagasaki station, local speciality Cuisines  

 


 

 Day 3  Shimabara & Unzen                                                          read more   

 

Shimabara is located in the Shimabara peninsula, the region spread

in the foot of gentle mountain and facing to calm sea.  Offers various

enjoyable things such as Nature, Onsen, Castle town of Shimabara-city

and Christian Pilgrimage sites.

Unzen is a beautiful highland Onsen resort in Shimabara peninsula

situated Unzen National ParkThe first area to be designated as a

National Park in Japan and then the area has been developed as

Onsen resort for both tourist Japanese and foreigner.

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Leave Hotel in Nagasaki

Transfer to Shimabara

Shimabara Castle

Samurai Street

Lunch at  Shimabara,  local cuisine Guzoni

Transfer to Unzen

Nita Pass

Unzen Jigoku

Stay at Unzen Onsen Resort  Japanese style Hotel,  included dinner and breakfast

 


 

 Day 4  Kumamoto                                                                          read more 

 

Kumamoto is situated roughly in the center of Kumamoto-prefecture,

is the government and economic center of the prefecture. From the

early 17th century to the end of the 19th century, Kumamoto was 

prosperous as a castle town.

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Transfer from Shimabara to Kumamoto by a ferry boat

Transfer to Kumamoto

Lunch at Kumamoto, Japanese restaurant

Exploring  Kumamoto

Sakurano-baba Josaien 

Kumamoto Castle 

Suizenji-koen Park

Stay at   Kumamoto , Western style Hotel, included breakfast

Dinner at  Shimo-tori Shopping Street , local specialty cuisines

 


 

Day 5  Aso                                                                                        read more       

                 

The world’s largest caldera and the active volcano give a lot of

excitements. And numerous unforgettable experiences in the rural 

area can be made including Onsen, variety of sports and local

cuisines.

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Leave Hotel in Kumamoto

Transfer to Aso

Aso Tourist Tram

Lunch at Takamori  Dengaku-no sato 

Kusasenri-ga-hama    

Mount Aso

Daikanbo

Stay at Kurokawa Onsen or Aso region

 

 

 Day 6  Yufuin & Beppu                                                                 read more

 

Yufuin is 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

Beppu is 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.

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Leave Hotel in Aso

Transfer to Yufuin

Exloring Yufuin

Yunotsubo Avenue   

Yufuin Floral Village 

Kinrinko lake

Lunch at Yufuin

Transfer to Beppu

Exploring Beppu

Beppu Hell tour 

Foot bath

Stay at Beppu  

 


 

 Day 7  Kitakyushu-city                                                                  read more 

 

Kitakyushu is the second largest city in Kyushu with a population of
940,000. The city is the Industrial Innovation city greatly contributed
to Japan’s Industrial modernization. Now the city offers a lot of
sightseeing spots such as scenic beauty places, UNESCO World
Heritage site, industrial heritages placed introduce cultures of people
living there, and various historic sites.  
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Leave Hotel in Beppu

Transfer to Kitakyushu-city

Visit Kukura Castle 

Lunch at Featured restaurant  

Exploring Kitakyushu-city

MjikoRetro 

Higashida district   UNESCO World Heritage

Mount Sarakura

Stay at  Kitakyushu-city ,  Western style Hotel, included breakfast

Dinner at Kokura

 


 

 Day 8  Fukuoka-city                                                                       read more  

 

The 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. You can enjoy various

things in Fukuoka-city.

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Leave Hotel in Kitakyushu-city 

Transfer to Fukuoka-city

Exploring  Fukuoka-city

Lunch : local cuisine in Fukuoka-city

Stay in  Fukuoka-city , Western style Hotel, included breakfast

Dinner at Fukuoka-city, local speciality cuisines

 


 

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Exploring Kagoshima and Miyazaki prefecture where are located in the south-western

part of Japan, and has subtropical climate. Where to visit : In Kagoshima-prefecture are

Satsuma peninsulaIbusuki, Kagoshima and Kirishima.

In Miyazaki-prefecture are Nichinan & Miyazaki, Hyuga and Takachiho.

Finally, exploring Fukuoka enjoy sightseeing and shopping.

 

 

At a glance 

 

Travel style Tailor-made Group tour
Experienced Tour leader escorts your group during the tour, and Local Professional Tour guide 
accompanies in key destinations.
Private vehicle such as taxi or coach is utilized during tour depending on number of person 

・Start and end of the tour is Fukuoka–city, please specify the place where you want

・Tour date : please specify the date

Accommodation, to be selected from budget hotels to luxury properties

・Minimum number : 2 person 

 

Where to Explore

Day 1 : Depart Fukuoka  →  Kumamoto and Ibusuki, stay Ibusuki

Day 2 : Satsuma Peninsula, stay Kagoshima

Day 3 : Kagoshima, Sakurajima island and Kirishima, stay Kirishima

Day 4 : Kirishima, Nichinan and Miyazaki, stay Miyazaki

Day 5 : Hyuga, stay Takachiho

Day 6 : Takachiho, stay Aso

Day 7 : Aso, stay Fukuoka

Day 8 : Fukuoka, stay Fukuoka

 


 

 Travelling route 

 

 

 


 

Day by Day

 

 Day 1  Kumamoto & Ibusuki                                                        read more                    

Kumamoto situated roughly in the center of Kumamoto Prefecture,

is the government and economic center of the prefecture. From

the early 17th century to the end of the 19th century, Kumamoto

was prosperous as a castle town.

Ibusuki and surrounded area Satsuma peninsula extends about 50

kilometers south from Kagoshima-city, making up the south-western

section of Kagoshima-prefecture. 

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Depart Fukuoka-city

Trasfer to Kumamoto

Sakurano-baba Josaien → Kumamoto Castle  

Transfer to Ibusuki

Experience of steam sand bath

Stay at  Ibusuki , Japanese style Hotel,  included dinner and breakfast

Dinner at Hotel : Japanese style kaiseki dinner included local speciality cuisines

 

 

 Day 2  Satsuma Peninsula                                                            read more                                       

The Satsuma Peninsula which projects south from the southwest part

of Kyushu. To the west lies the East China Sea, while to the east it faces

the Osumi Peninsula across Kagoshima Bay. Near the southern tip of

the peninsula is the 924-metre Mount Kaimon and the hot springs of

Ibusuki Hot Spring.

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Leave Hotel in Ibusuki  

Exploring Satsuma Peninsula

   Ryugu Shrine and Nagasakibana Cape

   Ikeda-ko lake

Lunch at Tosenkyo : Somen noodel nagashi

Transfer to Chiran

Exploring Chiran  including Samurai Residence and Chiran Peace Museum  

Transfer to Kagoshima

Stay in KagoshimaWestern style Hotel, included breakfast

Dinner at Kagoshima-city, local speciality Cuisines


 

 Day 3  Kagoshima & Kirishima                                                     read more             

 

Kagoshima-city is the southernmost major city in Kyushu which can see Sakura-jima

Island which raises the smoke across the Kagoshima Bay. Kagoshima prospered in

the Edo period as a castle town.

Sakurajima has active volcano with three peaks, Kita-dake, Naka-dake and

still active Minami-dake.

Formerly an island, it became connected with the Osumi Peninsula in 1914

when lava from its summit closed the channel between the two.

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Leave hotel in Kagoshima

Exploring Kagoshima-city

   Sengan-en Garden and Shoko Shuseikan ( UNESCO World Heritage site  )

Transfer to Sakura-jima Island by Sakura-jima Ferry

Exploring Sakura-jima Island

Transfer to Kirishima

Stay at Kirishima Onsen Resort,  Japanese style Hotel,  included dinner and breakfast

Dinner at Hotel : Japanese style kaiseki dinner included local speciality cuisines

 


 

Day 4  Kirishima & Nichinan & Miyazaki                                     read more 

 

Kirishima is located in the north-eastern part of Kagoshima and is

the entrance to the Kirishima district of Kirishima Yaku National

Park. Must visit place in Kirishima is Kirishima Shrine which is

one of the most beautiful shrine in Kyushu.

Nichinan and Miyazaki are facing the Pacific Ocean with a beautiful

coastline contains placed of natural beauty, like Aoshima and

Toi-misaki Cape.

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Leave Hotel in Kirishima Onsen Resort 
Visit Krishima jingu Shrine   

Transfer to Nichinan

Exploring Nichinan and Miyazakii : to be selected three places where you want to visit

  Toi Cape

  Udo Shrine

  Sun Messe Nichinan

  Nichinan Coast, Horikiri Pass 

Stay at Miyazaki, Western style Hotel, included breakfast

Dinner at Miyazaki-city, local speciality Cuisines

 


 

 Day 5  Hyuga                                                                                  read more          

 

The bay city, facing the Hyuga nada SeaThe whole area

along Hyuga Cape with its many exposed rocks is designated

 as the Nippo-Kaigan Quasi-National Park.  Umagase at the

top of Hyuga Cape is a precipitous cliff of pillar-like rock, 

towering as high as 70m.

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Leave Hotel in Miyazaki

Transfer to Hyuga

Exploring Hyuga Cape

 Cruz Sea

 Umagase

 Mimitsu

Lunch at Hyuga : local cuisine in Miyazaki

Transfer to Takachiho

Stay in TakachihoJapanese style Hotel, included dinner and breakfast

Japanese style kaiseki dinner included lacal spesiality cuisines

 


 

 Day 6  Takachiho                                                                           read more

 

Takachiho offers dynamic and powerful Takachiho Gorge and

birthplace of Shinto which is Japanese indigenouse religion.

It is the supposed site of legend where Amaterasu, the Shrine

Sun Goddess, disturbed by her brother’s cruel pranks, hid

herself in a cave, prompting the other gods and goddesses

to try and lure her out.

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Leave Hotel in Takachiho

Exploring Takachiho

  Takachiho Shrine

  Takachiho Gorge

  Amano Iwato Shrine

Lunch at Takachiho : local cuisine in Takachiho

Transfer to Aso

Stay at AsoJapanese style Hotel,  included dinner and breakfast

Dinner at Hotel : Japanese style kaiseki dinner included local speciality cuisines

 


 

 Day 7  Aso                                                                                     read more                

 

The world’s largest caldera and the active volcano give a lot of

excitements. And numerous unforgettable experiences in the

rural area can be made including Onsen, variety of sports and

local cuisines.

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Leave Hotel in Kumamoto

Transfer to Aso

Aso Tourist Tram

Lunch at Takamori  Dengaku-no sato 

Kusasenri-ga-hama    

Mount Aso

Daikanbo

Transfer to Fukuoka-city

Stay Fukuoka-city

 


 

 Day 8  Fukuoka-city                                                                      read more

 

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 bub of Kyushu, the nation’s fourth largest

economic zone. You can enjoy various things in Fukuoka-city.

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Leave Hotel

Exploring  Fukuoka-city

Lunch : local cuisine in Fukuoka-city

Stay in Fukuoka-city , Western style Hotel, included breakfast

Dinner at Fukuoka-city, local speciality Cuisines

 

 


 

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Yanagawa & Dazaifu one-day tour

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Explores two popular destinations in Fukuoka-prefecture, Yanagawa and Dazaifu.

 

 

 

Travel style  Tailor-made Group tour

Private car with English speaking driver is utilized.

   the driver knows the places very well and can give you local information anywhere to be visited.

・Start and end of the tour is Fukuoka–city, Airport or Hotel, please specify the place

・Tour date : please specify the date

・Number of person : 2 to 8 

 


 

Where to explore                                                                                 read more

Yanagawa

The Beautiful Canal town located about 60km

south of Fukuoka-city and is a former Castle town facing the

Ariake Bay and spreading in the Chikugo plain.

Canal boat cruise is most recommended experience.

Dazaifu 

A historical place, about 1300 years ago, in Dazaifu,

there was a government office to manage the entire Kyushu 

for a long period of 500 years at the present Dazaifu. 

The featured spot is Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine.      


 

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A Private car and English speaking driver will meet you at designated place such as

Airport or Hotel and navigate you the Yanagawa and Dazaifu tour.

9:00 Depart Fukuoka-city

Transfer to Yanagawa 

Canal boat cruise

Ohana Shotoen Garden

Lunch at  Yanagawa  Eel or Seafood

   Eel (unagi) cuisine

   Seafood cuisine of Ariake sea

Transfer to Dazaifu

Exploring Dazaifu  

   Shrine Approach path

   Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine

Transfer to Fukuoka-city

17:00 Arrive at Fukuoka-city

 


 

 


 

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Takachiho one-day tour

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Takachiho offers dynamic and beautiful Takachiho Gorge and here is the birthplace of

Japanese mythology. 

 

 

 

Travel style  : Tailor-made Group tour

Private car with English speaking driver is utilized

   the driver knows the places very well and can give you local information anywhere to be visited.

・Start and end of the tour is Fukuoka–city, Airport or Hotel, please specify the place

・Tour date : please specify the date

・Number of person : 2 to 8 

 


 

Where to Explore                                                                            read more   

 

Takachiho Gorge 

A narrow chasm cut through the rock by the Gokase River. 

The nearly sheer cliffs lining the gorge are made of slow forming

volcanic basalt columns which resemble the scales of

a dragon where the stone twisted and flowed as it formed.

Takachiho shrine   

Located just west of the town center, is nestled in a grove of

tall cedars. During the day the shrine’s nondescript, unpainted

buildings blend in naturally with the surrounding trees.

In the evening, you can enjoy the Yokagura Dance.

 

Takachiho is a birth place of Japanese indigenous religion, Shinto.

 Takachiho is the site of one of the best known legends of Japanese

mythology. In the story, Amaterasu, the Shinto sun goddess, became so

outraged by her brother’s cruel pranks that she hid herself in a cave, 

refusing to come out and depriving the world of her life-giving light.


 

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A private car and English speaking driver will meet you at designated place

such as Airport or Hotel and navigate you the Takachiho tour

8:00 Depart Fukuoka-city

Transfer to Takachiho using Kyushu Expressway, 2 hours and 50 minutes 

Takachiho shrine 

lunch at Takachiho, Somen nagashi

Takachiho Gorge

Takachiho Gorge boat riding

Amano Iwato shrine

Transfer to Fukuoka-city using Kyushu Expressway

18:00 Arrive at Fukuoka-city

 


 

Location of Takachiho

 

   

 


 

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

Let’s meet real Japan by enjoying Japanese traditional countryside landscape, local cuisines,

breweries, fruit picking and cultures of Japanese towns & villages.

 

 

 

Travel style  : Tailor-made Group tour

Private car with English speaking driver is utilized

   the driver knows the places very well and can give you local information anywhere to be visited.

・Start and end of the tour is Fukuoka–city, Airport or Hotel, please specify the place

・Tour date : please specify the date

・Number of person : 2 to 8 

 


 

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Akizuki

Akizuki is a former Castle town located in northern part of Asakura. 

You can enjoy the harmony of countryside landscape and former

castle town scenery that makes the atmosphere like a time

of 400 years ago.

Let’s enjoy harvesting Fruits. In the harvest time, the Chikugo region

boasts many area with beautiful fruit orchards. Fukuoka here is one

of the leading fruit-producing prefecture in all Japan.

Shirakabe-dori Avenue

Time-honored scenery, back to 100 years ago. 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.

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.

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.


 

Itinerary

 

A private car and English speaking driver will meet you at designated place such as

Airport or Hotel and navigate you the Asakura & Ukiha tour.

9:00 Depart Fukuoka-city

Transfer to Asakura 

Exploring Akizuki

Fruits harvest experience

Exploring Shirakabe-dori Avenue

Lunch at the featured restaurant Shirakabe

Visiting Ukiha Inari Shrine

Visiting a Shochu brewery

Back to Fukuoka using Kyushu Express Way

17:30 Arrive Fukuoka-city 

 


 

Map of Asakura & Ukiha