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Visit Buddhas tour in Fukuoka

by Hitomi
(5) Reviews
5:30h $ 200 Price up to 5 people

Highlights

  • Cultural experience (Japanese calligraphy, Furoshiki or Origami)
  • Take a break at Nakasukawabata arcade
  • Visit Buddha in Tochoji temple
  • Visit Buddha in Nanzoin temple

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Overview

Welcome to Fukuoka! Fukuoka is the largest city in Kyushu island which is located in the south of Japan. The city has a population of 1,550,000 and it's growing every year. I would love to introduce you to this fun city Fukuoka, let's make a memorable time together!

What to Expect

In this tour, you will visit 2 huge statues of buddha and also experience Japanese culture. About cultural experiences, you can choose from Japanese caligraphy, Furoshiki(wrapping cloth) or Origami. In Japanese caligraphy lesson, you will use indian ink and brush and learn how to write in chinese character. And in Furoshiki lesson, you will learn how to wrap a bento box, a bottle, and to make a bag using Furoshiki. In Origami lesson, you will learn how to make a crane and a beautiful balloon. After experiencing Japanese culture, we'll take subway or bus to go to Nakasu area and walk through Nakasukawabata shopping arcade. On the way we can take a break in a shop. We continue walking to Tochoji temple which was built in the 9th century by a famous priest, Kukai. Here you can see a beautiful 5 story pagoda, graves of Kuroda clan who ruled Fukuoka in the Edo period(16c-19c) and a . Then we will a huge statue of Buddha. Then we head to Hakata station and take a train to Nanzoin temple, there, you will meet the biggest bronze statue of Buddha in the world. After all we'll go back to Hakata station and we finish the tour.

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Highlights

  • Cultural experience (Japanese calligraphy, Furoshiki or Origami)
  • Take a break at Nakasukawabata arcade
  • Visit Buddha in Tochoji temple
  • Visit Buddha in Nanzoin temple

Important

I can guide you around Miyazaki area if you pay my round transportation fee to Miyazaki from Fukuoka, which costs 8,000 JPY in total in addition to the usual guide fee and transportation fee during the tour. Please contact me before you make any reservation for the tours in Miyazaki.

★Please remind that it will take a day or two to approve your reservation for this trip, since I have to check the ability for the cultural experience beforehand.
★In case of cancellation, please let me know 3 days before your tour date.
★Duration time can get a little shorter or longer, depends on where your trip starts and end, and also the trafic since we'll use public transpotation for this tour.

What‘s included
guide fee, pick-up fee, guide's lunch
What‘s not included
Transportation fee for you and guide
★We'll use subway and train, will cost around 1000yen in total per person
Cultural experience (¥1080 per person, any course is the same price)
Your lunch if you take
Meeting Point
At Hakata port, at your hotel in Fukuoka city area, at Fukuoka airport
Ending Point
Hakata station or Hakata port
Duration
5:30 hours
Starting time
10:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 5 people

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.

Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel in the first 14 day(s) before the meeting date , there is a 100% charge.
  • If you cancel between 15 and 29 day(s) in advance of the meeting date , there is a 50% charge.
  • If you cancel at least 30 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
Reviews ( 5 )
CHRISTOS CHRISTOS Greece ( Solo )
Very Good
1 month ago

“ Short visit to Fukuoka - Japan. ”

Reliable, helpful, ready to give you all information.

Hitomi:

Thank you very much for your review! Despite the bad weather, you looked very happy when you finally saw the Buddha statue and that made me happy. Thank you again for taking my tour and hope to see you again!

Roy Roy Indonesia ( Family )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ Fukuoka trip ”

Nice and unforgettable..!!!!

Hitomi:

Thank you for the review. It was nice meeting you and your family. I hope to see you guys again when you come back to Kyushu!

Michael Michael United Kingdom ( Couple )
Excellent
5 months ago

“ Fantastic guide with great personality ”

Very flexible tour guide who spoke excellent English. Gave extremely detailed local information and nothing was too much trouble. Beverley and I wanted to see places off the normal tourist map and Hitomi was fantastic- highly recommended. On time - knowledgeable- personable - book with confidence

Hitomi:

I am very very happy to hear that. Thank you! I had a really good time talking with you too. I hope you remember how to make paper box so that you can teach your daughter:) Please come visit again and discover more of Japan.

Michael Michael Germany
Excellent
9 months ago

“ Best Trip ”

So we are from Germany and Hitomi was very good! It was very interesting so when we come back we only wonna Bock with Hitomi Very better than the excursions from the ship! Up To 5 People

Hitomi:

Dear Mike and Lydia. Thank you for taking my tour. I am very happy that you enjoyed my tour! And I was happy to know and take you around! I hope you come back again to Miyazaki(^∇^) I am looking forward to seeing you soon!

Annette Annette Germany ( Couple )
Excellent
9 months ago

“ great family tour ”

Our Family enjoyed the tour with Hitomi. We visited the Udo-shrine. There you have an impressive view on the Pacific. The shrine itself is build in a cave. And Hitomi tell you why the shrine was built. Afterwards we did go to the moai statues. Where also a small Museum is located. Finally we enjoyed a cafe in Miyazaki downtown. Thanks for all!

Hitomi:

I'm very glad that you enjoyed my tour in spite of the rain! It was a big pleasure for me to share my hometown city with your family. I really loved the picture we took with the moai statues, that was really creative! Thank you very much for taking my tour, I hope you'll come back to Miyazaki again !(^^)!☀

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