Discover Fukuoka Prefecture in Japan to explore city's most scenic spots and learn more about the ancient knowledge. Our half-day tour offers an amazing adventure to Dazaifu - a political center of all of Kyushu since built in the 7th century. With more than 70,000 residents and a large range of temples and shrines, the city is now the most attraction destination in Fukuoka.

Tour Code: JSF02
Duration: 4 hours
Start/End: Fukuoka port/ Fukuoka port
Highlights: Tenmangu Shrines, Kyushu National Museum
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Category: Fukuoka day tours & shore excursions

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After pick up at the port of Hakata, Fukuoka, start your tour at the well-known Tenmangu Shrines, built on the site of Sugawara Michizane grave. He was a scholar, poet, and politician of the Heran Period in Japan.

Kyushu-National-Museum-Fukuoka-shore-excursions1The legend said that he had been very young talent student who raised the ire of Fujiwara Clan because of his exile to Dazaifu. Learn the other legend of a flying plum tree that was supposed to fly from Kyoto to be reunited with him and that is always a first blossoms plum tree in Japan. Buy an ema charm to strengthen your knowledge of the Japanese ancient shrines.

Tenmangu Shrines in FukuokaContinue your adventure with the must-see Kyushu National Museum – one of Japan’s first new national museums after the 1800s. It included a thorough Japanese culture and history with a focus on the greater context of Asia view from prehistoric to modern times. Upon walking up to it, tourist cannot take their eyes off the modern and unique architectures and variety of the exhibition galleries, halls, café shops, and research rooms in each floor. Trip ends.Kyushu National Museum

What’s included?

  • Round trip transfer from the port in private air-conditioned vehicle
  • English-speaking guide (other languages upon request)
  • Entrance fee and port fee
  • 1 bottle of water per person per day

What’s excluded?

  • Pre & After accommodation
  • Other drinks
  • Tips
  • Other personal expenses