8 days in Saga Prefecture Itinerary

8 days in Saga Prefecture Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Imari
— 3 nights
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Saga
— 3 nights

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Imari

Imari ©
Imari is a city located in Saga Prefecture on the island of Kyushu, Japan. Venture out of the city with trips to Takeo (Takeo City Library, Takeo no Okusu, &more). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Imari Okawachiyama, stop by Akaeza, take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Kurokami, and take in the dramatic natural features at Chimachibo Park.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Imari trip website.

Detroit, USA to Imari is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Detroit to Imari, you'll lose 14 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Detroit in September, with highs in Imari at °F and lows at °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Saga.

Things to do in Imari

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Arita-cho, Takeo, Mt. Kurokami
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 15:
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Tozan Shrine ©
Tozan Shrine
Chimachibo Park ©
Chimachibo Park
The Kyushu Ceramic Museum ©
The Kyushu Ceramic Museum

3
nights
Saga

Saga ©
Saga is the capital city of Saga Prefecture, located on the island of Kyushu, Japan.Saga was the capital of Saga Domain in the Edo period, and largest city of former Hizen Province.As of February 28, 2017, the city has an estimated population of 234,453 and a population density of 543 persons per km². Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Yokan Museum, take in panoramic vistas at Mt. Kagamiyama West Observation Deck, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kagami Shrine, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Nanatsugama Caves, and finally get a taste of life in the country at Suginohara Hobokujo. On the 17th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Yoshinogari Historical Park, make a trip to Mitsuse Soba Road, thenadmire the sheer force of Kannon Falls, thensteep yourself in history at Former Takatori House, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Yutoku Inari Shrine.

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Traveling by car from Imari to Saga takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Saga

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Karatsu, Yutoku Inari Shrine, Yokan Museum, Yoshinogari Historical Park
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 18:
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Sagajo Park ©
Sagajo Park
Yoshinogari Historical Park ©
Yoshinogari Historical Park
Mt. Kagamiyama West Observation Deck ©
Mt. Kagamiyama West Observation Deck