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Hakata Gion Yamakasa

Hakata Gion Yamakasa

Jul 1st - Jul 15th

Fukuoka's most exciting festival: it's 5 am, the streets are packed, and the men are running.

Fukuoka, Kushida Shrine Free
Kyushu Superlatives

Kyushu Superlatives

Lisa Wallin

Although Kyushu is often overlooked by tourists visiting Honshu, it has a lot to offer with its abundant natural sights and deep..

Fukuoka
Discover Kyushu

Discover Kyushu

Lisa Wallin

Discover the natural and cultural wonders of Kyushu. Find out what makes the prefectures Saga, Nagasaki, Miyazaki, Kagoshima, Kumamoto,..

Fukuoka
Hanami at the Fukuoka Castle Ruins

Hanami at the Fukuoka Castle Ruins

Late Mar - Early Apr

Maizuru Park in downtown Fukuoka has the best cherry blossom displays at the castle ruins. Have a hanami picnic under the flow..

Fukuoka, Maizuru Park 4 Free
Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine

Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine

Tony Mariani

Dazaifu Tenmangu is a large Shinto shrine dedicated to the scholar Sugawara Michizane. Students come here to pray for success at..

Fukuoka 2
Maizuru Park

Maizuru Park

Not far from Tenjin (central Fukuoka City) is one of Kyushu’s most prominent cherry blossom viewing spots. It’s a central hub for anthophiles and..

Fukuoka