This Fukuoka shore excursion includes a visit to various attractions: Kushida-jinja Shrine, Machiya Folk Museum, Fukuoka Castle, Ohori Koen, and Fukuoka Tower. Gently explore Japan from the old to the modern time, learn about the folk culture, and soak in the peaceful atmosphere under cherry blossom trees.
 

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Duration: 6 hours
Start/End: Fukuoka port/ Fukuoka port
Highlights: Kushida-jinja Shrine, Machiya Folk Museum, Fukuoka Castle, Ohori Koen, Fukuoka Tower
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Category: Fukuoka shore excursions & day tours

 
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Fukuoka, Japan
Ship arrival at Fukuoka Port
English-Speaking-Guide waits with -board and proceed to tour by chartered car/coach.

Upon picked up by private guide and driver, you will head to the first place on your shore trip to Fukuoka. Was founded in 757 in Hakata – the key point of trade between the three countries of Japan, Korea, and China, Kushida-jinja Shrine is an urban shrine that is the most important one in the area. Through many years, the grounds are not extended, but every corner of the shrine is located something interesting and unique.
Kushida-jinja ShrineThe next place is Machiya Folk Museum where holding the unique identity of the area of Hakata. The museum displays the two magnificent festivals including New Year’s Festival and Summer Festival. Moreover, the museum exhibits various artwork and craft dated back to the Meiji and Taisho periods, especially ancient pictures about samurai. The next place is Machiya Folk Museum where holding the unique identity of the area of Hakata.

The museum displays the two magnificent festivals including New Year’s Festival and Summer Festival. Moreover, the museum exhibits various artwork and craft dated back to the Meiji and Taisho periods, especially ancient pictures about samurai.
Machiya Folk MuseumThere is no Japan shore excursion can miss a visit to Japanese-style castles. Fukuoka Castle attracts visitors with scenic walking trails, white-painted Japanese architecture style castle with tiled-roof surrounded by beautiful cherry blossom trees forest.
Fukuoka CastleAfter that, head to Ohori Park. Immerse the beauty of the most fantastic water park in the area. Enjoy the peaceful large-scale garden, stroll along the elegant stone bridges to three islands in the middle of the pond, and relax in the serene atmosphere.
Ohori Koen FukuokaThe last spot in this Fukuoka shore trip is Fukuoka Tower – the highest tower with the height of 234 meters that you can see in everywhere in the city. Reaching the tower, you can catch the wonderful 360-degree panoramic view throughout the city and Hakata Bay. Trip ends when you return back to port.
Fukuoka Tower> Lunch en route (on clients’ own account)
Return to port for ship departure

What’s Included?

  • English-Speaking-Guide (licensed)
  • Chartered car/coach including high-way and parking fee
  • Entrance: Machiya Museum, Ohori Koen, Fukuoka Tower

What’s Excluded?

  • Lunch
  • Tips for Guide and Driver