Kyushu Onsen and Nature Trip YUFUIN-ASO-TAKACHIHO 6 days
|1||Fukuoka||Please come to Fukuoka on your own.
An English speaking guide meets and takes you to Yatai (Jaopanese food stands) at night.
|Transfer to Yufuin by Yufuin-no-mori express train.
After arriving, you can enjoy walking tour with an English speaking guide(2hours).
Freetime until dinner. Enjoy onsen(hot spring).
|Transfer to Aso by an express bus.
After arriving, enjoy driving tour to Daikanbo-mountain and walking tour of Aso village spring water sources.
|Transfer to Takachiho by a private car.
After arriving, enjoy private tour of ●Amanoiwato shrine, ●Takachiho shrine and ●Takachiho gorge.
At Takachiho gorge, an English speaking guide escorts you a boat tour and walking gorge tour.
After dinner, enjoy night kagura(Japanese mythology plays) for 1hour.
|Back to Fukuoka-city by an express bus.
Enjoy Dazaifu tenmangu shrine tour by a private car.
Enjoy Karate experience in the evening.
|6||Fukuoka||Transfer to Fukuoka airport for your onward flight on your own.
-the end of tour-
Day1 Hakata Yatai Night
Hakata is famous for food stand what we call “Yatai.”
You can enjoy Japanese local gastronomy.
Day 2 Yufuin
Yufuin is a small town nation-wide well known for high quality onsen.
While you can enjoy town walking, there are opportunities to feel the Japanese Nature experiences such as Kinrinko lake and Yufudake mountain.
Day 3 Aso
You must be attracted by rich in nature in Aso.
Dynamic and serene Mt. Aso makes you relax.
The water is also good.
Takachiho is town of legend that is said that the original god descended on.
Therefore, there are many places relevant to Japanese legend as well as rich in nature.
At night, you can enjoy seeing Yokagura in which only male performers play some the Japanese legend.
Day 5 Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine and Karate Experience
Dazaifu is one of the most famous shrine all over Japan, dedicated to Michizane Sugawara, also known as the deity of scholarship. So, many students visit there to pray before exams.
Also there are many plum trees whose legend is that when Michizane was demoted from his high position as Minister of the Right and sent to work in Dazaifu, those trees were said to follow after him by flying. That is why, they are called flying plum trees that entertain many tourists on February today.
You learn not only how to do practically, but also the mental way of thinking and etiquette through meditation and cleaning before and after the practice.
Kyushu Local Food
Fukuoka : Hotel Clio Court Hakata or equivalent
Yufuin : Tamanoyu Ryokan or equivalent
Aso : Asono yamaboshi ryokan or equivalent
Takachiho: Solest Takachiho Hot or equivalent
Fukuoka : Hotel Nikko Fukuoka or equivalent
5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
Fukuoka-City Subway(the airport to the hotel day1, day5)
Yufuin-no-mori Express Train
Express Bus from Yufuin to Aso
Private Car during Day 3 Daikanbo half-day mountain tour
Private Car from Aso to Takachiho
Taxi during Takachiho tour
Express Bus from Takachiho to Fukuoka,
Private Car during Dazaifu tenmangu shrine tour
English Speaking Through Guide
Day 2: Yufuin walking tour
Day 3: Daikanbo-mountain driving tour, walking tour of Aso
Day 4: Takachiho gorge walking tour, Takachiho gorge boat tour, Amanoiwato shrine, Takachiho shrine, night kagura
Day 5: Dazaifu tenmangu shrine tour, Karate Experience
Group Size : 2
*Please feel free to ask in case of more than 3 people. We provide you the quotation soon.
In case the above hotels are fully booked, we provide the equivalent ones.
We can offer you to have sport insurance for karate experience in case you do not have oversea insurance.