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Exploring Yanagawa & Dazaifu

                                                                             Yanagawa & Dazaifu one-day tour

 

Itinerary

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

 


 

Where to explore

 

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. A 30minutes

cruise starting Okinohata and go around Ohana & Shotoen Garden is most recommended.

 


 

Ohana and Shotoen Garden

Listed on National Scenic Landmark, was built in 1697 as the villa of the Fourth Lord Tachibana

Akitora. At that time the region was called Hanabatake (Field of flower), so the villa was named

Ohana or Flower.

 


 

Lunch at Yanagawa  

 

Eel cuisines

Yanagawa is the birthplace of Steamed Eel that has more than 300 years history. There are many

restaurants which have their long history and each restaurants have been keeping the traditional

source and brand value.

 

Seafood cuisine of Ariake sea 

Yanagawa is facing to Ariake Sea where many fresh and unique fishes are caught. Japanese

cuisines using local delicacies is also recommended. 

 


 

Dazaifu  

 

Shrine Approach path

The road leading to the Shrine is lined with many souvenir shops unique to Japan including

Starbucks and Umegae mochi shops.

 


 

Dazaifu Temmangu Shrine

The Shrine dedicated to the deity of learning. Many Japanese visit the Shrine to pass the

examination successfully. Built on the site of grave of Sugawara Michizane, who is deified

as the Deity of scholarship. The shrine is the headquarter shrine of 12,000 Tenmangu

shrines in Japan.

 


 

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