8 days in Fukuoka Prefecture Itinerary

8 days in Fukuoka Prefecture Itinerary

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8 days in Fukuoka Prefecture Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  9​h
1
Fukuoka
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Toho-mura
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Kitakyushu
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h
End: Singapore

3
nights
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Ohori Park and Miyajihama Beach. You'll explore and learn at Fukuoka Asian Art Museum and Fukuoka City Museum. Explore Fukuoka's surroundings by going to Dazaifu (Kyushu National Museum & Dazaifu Temmangu) and Munakata (Umi-ing Oshima & Munakata Shrine). The adventure continues: buy something for everyone on your list at Tenjin Underground Shopping Center, make a trip to Fukuoka Tower, get engrossed in the history at Fukuoka City Archaeology Center, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kushida Shrine.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Fukuoka trip planning website .

Singapore, Singapore to Fukuoka is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Fukuoka is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Singapore in September: high temperatures in Fukuoka hover around 32°C and lows are around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Toho-mura.

Things to do in Fukuoka

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Dazaifu, Munakata, Miyajihama Beach
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Ohori Park ©
Ohori Park
Dazaifu Tenman-gu
Dazaifu Tenman-gu
Fukuoka Asian Art Museum ©
Fukuoka Asian Art Museum

2
nights
Toho-mura

Toho-mura ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): stop by Sanrensuishanomachi Asakura, examine the collection at Kurume World Camellia Museum, then do a tasting at Kyoho Winery, then take an in-depth tour of Chikuzenmachi Tachiarai Peace Memorial Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Koishiwarayaki Traditional Industry Plaza. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Tagawa City Coal-mining Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Ozuka Ancient Burial Mound Museum, then explore the galleries of Yanase Hongama Shusetsuan, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Hikosan Slope Car Hanaeki.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Toho-mura day trip planning website .

Getting from Fukuoka to Toho-mura by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kitakyushu.

Things to do in Toho-mura

Museums Shopping Wineries

Side Trips

Kurume, Chikuzenmachi Tachiarai Peace Memorial Museum, Hikosan Slope Car Hanaeki, Sanrensuishanomachi Asakura, Tagawa City Coal-mining Museum
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2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): get a new perspective on nature at Kitakyushu Museum of Natural History & Human History, then see the interesting displays at Kyushu Railway History Museum, then wander the streets of Mojiko Retro, and finally step into the grandiose world of Kokura Castle.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Kitakyushu vacation planner .

You can drive from Toho-mura to Kitakyushu in 2 hours. In September in Kitakyushu, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kitakyushu

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nogata Municipal Coal Memorial Museum
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Mojiko Retro ©
Mojiko Retro
Kyushu Railway History Museum ©
Kyushu Railway History Museum