Cruise down the Yanagawa river as the skipper sings the rhymes of a local Japanese poet whilst leisurely steering the wooden boat. Dressed in an delicate kimono and clogs alongside the traditionally dressed skipper, transport yourself into the past. Or you might decide to pay a visit to the Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine instead, one of Fukuoka's most important shrines, dedicated to the great scholar Sugawara Michizane. Walk through the shrine grounds in your ornate kimono and observe students praying for academic success.
Calling all spa enthusiasts and travelers who just want to kick back and relax - this day trip to Beppu Onsen and Yifuin is the one for you. Get your group picked up from your hotel and hop on your private transfer to these renowned spa destinations. The first stop is at Beppu Onsen, one of the most popular hot spring locations in Japan. You'll be viewing the famous Hells of Beppu while in the area, a nationally designated "Place of Scenic Beauty."
The Beppu Tower was designed by Naito Tachu (a.k.a Dr. Tower) who is known as the father of earthquake-proof design. It’s part of the Six Tower Brothers which also includes other famous structures like of the Nagoya TV Tower and the Tokyo Tower. With this package, get 20 percent off on admission and climb up to the Viewing Platform which offers 360-degree sights around the city and the island of Kyushu. Head to the Outlook Lounge Celine so you can enjoy a drink while taking in the views. Go down a few floors and sing to your heart’s content at the Queen’s Echo karaoke, or enjoy a heart meal at Creole Cafe. The Viewing Platform is open until 10:00pm while the bar and karaoke remain open until the early hours of morning, so expect that you’ll do a lot more than just sightseeing at this awe-inspiring tower.