6 days in Kyushu Itinerary

6 days in Kyushu Itinerary

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6 days in Kyushu Itinerary

Start: Fukuoka
1
Fukuoka
— Few hours
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Kitakyushu
— 1 night
Drive:  13​h
3
Kumamoto
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Nagasaki
— 2 nights
train:  2​h
End: Fukuoka

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hours
Fukuoka

Fukuoka ©
The largest city on the island, Fukuoka formed through the merger of two former cities that had grown up either side of the Naka River.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Canal City Hakata as well as Hakata Station. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): make a trip to Hakata Station and then catch a live performance at Canal City Hakata.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Fukuoka trip planner .

If you are flying in from Malaysia, the closest major airport is Fukuoka Airport. In November, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Kitakyushu.

Things to do in Fukuoka

Fun & Games Shopping Nightlife
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Canal City Hakata ©
Canal City Hakata
Hakata Station ©
Hakata Station

1
night
Kitakyushu

Kitakyushu ©
An important gateway for trade and travel between Honshu and Kyushu, the city of Kitakyushu has an old industrial waterfront and provides access to a number of natural sites across the wider region.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mojiko Station, Mojiko Retro and Old Mojimitsui Club. On the 20th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Old Mojimitsui Club, take a stroll through Mojiko Retro, and then don't miss a visit to Mojiko Station.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Kitakyushu trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Fukuoka to Kitakyushu takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November in Kitakyushu, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 13°C at night. You'll set off for Kumamoto on the 21st (Thu).

Things to do in Kitakyushu

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Old Mojimitsui Club ©
Old Mojimitsui Club
Mojiko Retro ©
Mojiko Retro

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night
Kumamoto

Kumamoto ©
Centered around its castle, Kumamoto stands as a historic city with plenty of modern-day appeal to add to the mix.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sakuranobaba Johsaien as well as Minamiaso Railway. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): make a trip to Sakuranobaba Johsaien.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Kumamoto route maker website .

Traveling by train from Kitakyushu to Kumamoto takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Kitakyushu in November, Kumamoto is slightly colder at night with lows of 10°C. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Nagasaki.

Things to do in Kumamoto

Museums Tours Transportation

Side Trip

Minamiaso Railway
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Sakuranobaba Johsaien ©
Sakuranobaba Johsaien

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nights
Nagasaki

Nagasaki ©
The hilly port city of Nagasaki has become known internationally as one of the two Japanese cities to be destroyed by an atomic bomb towards the close of World War II.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Nagasaki Peace Park, then examine the collection at Dejima, then stroll through Glover Garden, and finally snap pictures at Megane Bridge. On the 24th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head off the coast to Hashima Island and then make a trip to Hongouchi Lourdes.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Nagasaki trip planner .

Traveling by car from Kumamoto to Nagasaki takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in November, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Nagasaki

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Glover Garden ©
Glover Garden
Nagasaki Peace Park ©
Nagasaki Peace Park
Mt. Inasa ©
Mt. Inasa

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