14 days in Fukuoka Prefecture Itinerary

14 days in Fukuoka Prefecture Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Fukuoka Prefecture route planner

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Route & dates

1
Kitakyushu
— 3 nights
2
Yanagawa
— 2 nights
3
Fukuoka
— 7 nights

3
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Kitakyushu

Kitakyushu ©
An important gateway for trade and travel between Honshu and Kyushu, the city of Kitakyushu has an old industrial waterfront and provides access to a number of natural sites across the wider region.
Explore hidden gems such as Sarakurayama Cable Car Parking Lot and Itozu no Mori Zoological Park. Change things up with a short trip to Old Ito Denemon House in Iizuka (about 46 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Green Park, make a trip to Mojiko Retro Train Shiokaze, admire the landmark architecture of Old Moji Zeikan, and walk around Takatoyama Park.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kitakyushu visit website.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Kitakyushu is an approximately 14-hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Jakarta to Kitakyushu due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Jakarta in April, expect Kitakyushu to be cooler, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Yanagawa.

Things to do in Kitakyushu

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Old Ito Denemon House
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Sarakurayama Cable Car Parking Lot ©
Sarakurayama Cable Car Parking Lot
TOTO Museum ©
TOTO Museum
Hiraodai ©
Hiraodai

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Yanagawa

Yanagawa ©
Yanagawa is a city located in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan.As of April 30, 2011, the city has an estimated population of 71,848, with 24,507 households and a population density of 934.55 persons per km². Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): walk around Kurume Hyakunen Park, explore the world behind art at Ishibashi Cultural Center, thenexamine the collection at Ishibashi Bunka Center, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Kora Taisha Shrine, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Naritasan Kurume Bunin. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Miyaura Sekitan Memorial Park, steep yourself in history at Miyanohara-ko Historic Site, thenget a sense of history and politics at Omura City Hall Old Office Building, thenlet the kids burn off some steam at Oji Ikoi no Mori, and finally contemplate the long history of Asakura Three-stand Mill Wheel.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Yanagawa route planner.

You can drive from Kitakyushu to Yanagawa in 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Yanagawa can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Fukuoka.

Things to do in Yanagawa

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Kurume, Omuta, Asakura Three-stand Mill Wheel
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Kora Taisha Shrine ©
Kora Taisha Shrine
Ishibashi Bunka Center ©
Ishibashi Bunka Center
Ishibashi Cultural Center ©
Ishibashi Cultural Center

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Fukuoka

Fukuoka ©
The largest city on the island, Fukuoka formed through the merger of two former cities that had grown up either side of the Naka River.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Kamado Shrine and Ohorikoen Japanese Garden. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Fukuoka: Komyozen-ji Temple (in Dazaifu), Munakata Shrine (in Munakata) and Miyajidake Shrine (in Fukutsu). And it doesn't end there: learn the secrets of production at Asahi Breweries Hakata Brewery, stop by Ito Sai Sai, get your game on at Fukuro no Mise, Hakata, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Atago Jinja Shrine.

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Traveling by car from Yanagawa to Fukuoka takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 18th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fukuoka

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Itoshima, Dazaifu, Sasaguri-machi, Umi Park, Nyoirinji Temple
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Nanzoin ©
Nanzoin
Kamado Shrine ©
Kamado Shrine
Asahi Breweries Hakata Brewery ©
Asahi Breweries Hakata Brewery