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.
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.
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
At Hakata port, at your hotel in Fukuoka city area, at Fukuoka airport
Hakata station or Hakata port
10:00 AM ( recommended ) Flexible
Number of people
up to 5 people