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Explore the untouched regions of Fukuoka & Kumamoto and let your trip flourish at its blossoming nature spots. Spend a relaxing day at the Kurokawa Onsen or see an active volcano crater up close at Mount Aso! Discover the Takachiho Gorge, one of Japan's national treasures, created out of the volcano's lava. Down the old street, enjoy a leisurely stroll along the Hakata Alleyway and visit the Shofukuji Temple, the first Zen temple ever created in Japan!

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26 Apr FRI 16° 12°
27 Apr SAT 15° 12°
28 Apr SUN 20° 12°
29 Apr MON 20° 16°
30 Apr TUE 19° 17°
1 May WED 17° 14°
2 May THU 18° 13°

FEATURED CONTENT & GUIDES

First Timer's Guide To Fukuoka, Japan

Located on the northern shore of Japan’s Kyushu Island, Fukuoka is said to be the gateway to Kyushu and it's also the region’s largest city. Find out the best things to do and eat!

Hew Lee Yee· 8 Mar 2019

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Fukuoka on Foot

Discover the history of Fukuoka in hidden alleyways, street shopping and more!

Fun with Kumamon

Hot springs, train tickets, and gorge tours - attractions in Kumamoto and beyond

TRAVEL MUST-HAVES

THINGS TO DO IN KYUSHU/FUKUOKA & KUMAMOTO

TRAVEL TIPS

About Kyushu/Fukuoka & Kumamoto

Explore the untouched regions of Fukuoka & Kumamoto and let your trip flourish at its blossoming nature spots. Spend a relaxing day at the Kurokawa Onsen or see an active volcano crater up close at Mount Aso! Discover the Takachiho Gorge, one of Japan's national treasures, created out of the volcano's lava.


Down the old street, enjoy a leisurely stroll along the Hakata Alleyway and visit the Shofukuji Temple, the first Zen temple ever created in Japan!

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Local Weather

  • DEC - FEB
    12°

  • MAR - MAY
    24°

  • JUN - AUG
    32° 19°

  • SEP - NOV
    28°

General Information

  • Time Zone
    GMT +09:00

  • Currency
    Japanese Yen

    1USD = 111.78JPY

  • Best Time To Visit
    • MAY

      Hakata Dontaku Port Festival

    • AUG

      Nishinippon Ohori Fireworks!

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POPULAR ACTIVITIES IN KYUSHU/FUKUOKA & KUMAMOTO