Fairy Tale Worlds, Blooming Flowers and Hot Spring Wonders a 7 Days Kyushu Tour

In the crisp embrace of an early morning, family of 15 intrepid souls , embarking on a 7 day journey destined to etch a lifetime of memories across the heart of Kyushu. This was no ordinary trip it was a curated exploration of Japan’s third largest island, a tapestry of history, nature, and culture waiting to unfold before them.

Intinerary

Day 1

The Spiritual Start in Dazaifu and Tranquil Yanagawa

As the group arrived in Fukuoka, anticipation danced in the air, mingling with the vibrant energy of the city. From the spiritual serenity of Dazaifu to the gently gliding boats on Yanagawa’s canals, our travelers were poised to delve into a world where every moment promised a new discovery, a unique story to bring home.

Nagasaki | Lunch, Dinner

Day 2

Nagasaki’s Legacy of Peace

A city reborn from its ashes, Nagasaki greets you with poignant reminders of its past and a hopeful vision for the future. Walk through the Nagasaki Peace Park and visit the Atomic Bomb Museum, a testament to resilience. Marvel at the resilience embodied by Urakami Cathedral and feel the solace at Oura Church. As evening approaches, the lively Chinatown beckons with its vibrant alleys and delicious aromas.

Nagasaki | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3

From Port to Castle Walls in Kumamoto

Bid farewell to Nagasaki as you journey to Shimabara, catching the Kyusho Ferry to Kumamoto. The grandeur of Kumamoto awaits with its majestic castle and the lush Suizenji Jojuen Garden, landscape gardener’s masterpiece reflecting Japan natural beauty in miniature.

Kumamoto | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4

Volcanic Vistas and Mythical Gorges

The adventure continues to the heart of Kyushu as you witness the breath-taking expanse of Mt. Aso’s Kusasenri plateau. Then, be enchanted by the mythical beauty of Takachiho Gorge, where legends come alive amidst cascading waterfalls. The day caps off with the playful antics of monkeys at Takasakiyama Monkey Park.

Oita | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5

Hot Springs and Floral Dreams

Awake in Oita and immerse yourself in the steamy wonders of Beppu’s Hells, a series of hot springs with otherworldly allure. Journey onward to the enchanting Yufuin Floral Village and Lake Kinrin, where the reflection of the sky in its tranquil waters is like a painting come to life. Return to Fukuoka, but not before pausing at the historical Fukuoka Castle.

Fukuoka | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6

Fukuoka at Your Leisure

A day free from plans, Fukuoka is yours to explore at your own pace. Indulge in the city’s bustling markets, serene parks, or simply enjoy the local culinary delights.

Fukuoka | Breakfast

Day 7

 Farewell Fukuoka

As the journey comes to a close, transfer to Fukuoka Airport, taking with you the memories of a land rich in history and beauty.

This travel chronicle isn’t just about the places we visited; it’s about the camaraderie shared among 16 wanderers, the laughter that filled the air, the shared wonder at each site, and the collective awe in each experience.

– | Breakfast