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Usa & Kunisaki peninsula one-day tour


Usa including Kunisaki peninsula is located eastern part of Oita-prefecture. If you want to

meet real Japan and Cool Japan, we really recommend to visit this region. You can feel

Japanese mind in the Japan’s local landscape. And also you can enjoy many type of local

Cuisines and local specialties.


Since ancient time the Kunisaki peninsula has been home of Kyushu’s prominent Usa Shrine,

influencing the surrounding hills and valleys with Buddhist culture. Although this is a Shinto

shrine, it has long been holy ground to both Shinto and Buddhist activities, and the Kunisaki

Mountains and valleys were often chosen by monks as practice ground for meditation.



 Location of USA and Kunisaki peninsula





Tour Conditions


The tour is the private tour exclusively for your group.

・Minimum number : 2 person

・Maximum number : 30 person

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





8:00 Depart Fukuoka-city

Transfer to Usa using Kyushu highway and Higashi-Kyushu highway, 2hours & 15minutes

Exploring Usa Shrine

Transfer to Kunisaki Peninsula

Exploing Bungotakada Showano machi

Lunch at Featured Restaurant Fukinoto

Exploring Kunisaki Paninsukala

  Fuki-ji temple

  Maki odo

  Onieno sato

Transfer to Fukuoka-city using Higashi-Kyushu highway and Kyushu highway, 2hours & 30mimutes

17:30 Arrive at Fukuoka-city 



Where to explore




Usa Shrine

One of the most beautiful Shrine in Japan, and is the head shrine of Hachiman Shrine that

is composed 44,000 shrines that dedicated to the Hachiman Deity. 



Grows high-quality grapes by taking advantage of the temperature fluctuations found in the
extreme climate unique to this region.


Kunisaki Peninsula


Showa no machi

Showa is the era that lasted till about 30 years ago in Japanese history, Bungo Takada was

the most prosperous in Kunisaki Peninsula for over 300 years from the Edo period up to 1900.
Here remains various old structures and remnants of regional Japanese.



Fuki-ji temple

The temple is a Tendai Buddhist temple located on the slopes of Mount Futago. The temple was

established in 718 and the temple building is the oldest extant wooden structure in Kyushu.



Restaurant, Fukinoto

Located in the precincts of Fuku-ji temple, the local cuisines can be enjoyed such as Bungo beef,

Dangojiru, Soba noddle as well as Special meals used locally harvested ingredients.



Nagasaki-bana Cape

The resort park features a beach, a campsite, restaurant and more. The entire premises gets

painted beautifully with colors of each and every seasonal flower in season.



Kumano Magaibutsu

Hewn in a rock Mt. Tahara are two of largest Buddhist stone carvings in all Japan.   A Fudo-myu-o

8 meter in height and Dainich-nyurai 6.8 meter height. Said to have been carved in the Heian period,

they have received government designation as Important Cultural Properties.



Maki Odo

The temple houses nine Buddhists images said to be masterpieces of the Heian period,

including the Maki-Odo Seated Amida Nyorai (Amitabha). Figure and statues of the Four

Devas.  All are designated as important national cultural properties.




This district was once considered the most important estate of Usa Shrine. It has been

ascertained from ancient documents that the rural landscape seen today has remained 

unchanged since Heian period. Now included this are, Kunisaki peninsula is listed on

the World Agricultural Heritage.



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