7 days in Kyushu Itinerary

7 days in Kyushu Itinerary

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7 days in Kyushu Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  9​h
1
Fukuoka
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Sasebo, Nagasaki Prefecture
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Nagasaki, Nagasaki Prefecture
— 1 night
Train:  3​h 30​min
4
Kagoshima
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Subway + Fly:  11​h
End: Singapore

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): admire all the interesting features of Fukuoka Yahuoku! Dome, then admire the landmark architecture of Hakata Station, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kushida Shrine, and finally admire the masterpieces at Fukuoka Asian Art Museum. On your second day here, buy something for everyone on your list at Tenjin Underground Shopping Center, let the kids burn off some steam at Ohori Park, make a trip to Fukuoka Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dazaifu Temmangu, then enjoy breathtaking views from Komenoyama Obsevatory, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Tochoji Temple.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Fukuoka trip maker app .

Singapore, Singapore to Fukuoka is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Singapore Time (SGT) to Japan Standard Time (JST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Singapore in October, things will get slightly colder in Fukuoka: highs are around 27°C and lows about 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Sasebo.

Things to do in Fukuoka

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Dazaifu Tenman-gu, Komenoyama Obsevatory
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Dazaifu Tenman-gu
Dazaifu Tenman-gu
Ohori Park ©
Ohori Park
Hakata Station ©
Hakata Station

1
night
Sasebo, Nagasaki Prefecture

Sasebo ©
With its U.S.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): find something for the whole family at Huis Ten Bosch.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Sasebo trip planner .

Traveling by car from Fukuoka to Sasebo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October in Sasebo, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Nagasaki.

Things to do in Sasebo

Theme Parks
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Huis Ten Bosch ©
Huis Ten Bosch

1
night
Nagasaki, Nagasaki Prefecture

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Inasa, steep yourself in history at Nagasaki Peace Park, take an in-depth tour of Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum, then take in the views from Megane Bridge, and finally contemplate the long history of Glover Garden.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Nagasaki trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Sasebo to Nagasaki in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October in Nagasaki, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Kagoshima.

Things to do in Nagasaki

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Glover Garden ©
Glover Garden
Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum ©
Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum
Nagasaki Peace Park ©
Nagasaki Peace Park

2
nights
Kagoshima

Kagoshima ©
Kagoshima sits across the bay from Sakurajima, an active volcano that serves as a symbol of the city and works its way into many aspects of life here.
On the 25th (Fri), learn about all things military at Chiran Peace Museum and then contemplate the geological forces at Sakurajima.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Kagoshima tour planner .

You can take a train from Nagasaki to Kagoshima in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kagoshima

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chiran Peace Museum
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Sakurajima ©
Sakurajima
Sengan-en ©
Sengan-en
Chiran Peace Museum ©
Chiran Peace Museum

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