Japan’s Industrial modernization tour in Kitakyushu
This tour Introduces how Japan has become the world’s most industrialized country in the short
period. Japanese industry at the end of 19th century was 200years behind. After Mathew C Perry
came to Japan in 1853, Japan’s industrial Revolution was started. Since Japan’s modern Steel
Industry operation commenced In 1901 in Kitakyushu, Japan became the world’s leading
industrialized country in only 100 years.
Under construction Operation start in 1901 Now 2021
The tour is the private tour exclusively for your group.
・Minimum number : 2 person
・Maximum 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 leave hotel in Kitakyushu
UNESCO World Heritage The First Head Office of the Imperial Steel Works
Nippon Steel / Yawata Works company visit
17:30 arrive Hotel in Kitakyushu
Option : the following sites can be arranged as a option.
Where to visit
The First Head Office of the Imperial Steel Works / UNESOC World Heritage
Nippon Steel / Yawata Works
Japan’s first modern steel making company established in Kitakyushu in
1901. Now, becoming the best steel maker with World-leading capabilities.
Process of steel making can be learned to visit Blast Furnace and Hot
rolling mill plants.
The height 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.