7 days in Kyushu Itinerary

7 days in Kyushu Itinerary

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7 days in Kyushu Itinerary

Start: Singapore
+2
Fly + Subway + Train:  11​h 30​min
1
Nagasaki, Nagasaki Prefecture
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Iki, Nagasaki Prefecture
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Beppu
— 1 night
Train:  3​h 15​min
4
Kagoshima
— 3 nights
+2
Train + Subway + Fly:  11​h
End: Singapore

1
day
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.
On the 27th (Fri), take in nature's colorful creations at Glover Garden, take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Inasa, then walk around Nagasaki Peace Park, then get engrossed in the history at Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum, and finally take in the views from Megane Bridge.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Nagasaki trip itinerary website .

Singapore, Singapore to Nagasaki is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Nagasaki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in September, things will get slightly colder in Nagasaki: highs are around 32°C and lows about 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Iki.

Things to do in Nagasaki

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Glover Garden ©
Glover Garden
Mt. Inasa ©
Mt. Inasa
Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum ©
Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum

1
night
Iki, Nagasaki Prefecture

Iki
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Satohama Beach and then stroll through Tatsunoshima Island Beach.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Iki trip itinerary builder website .

You can drive from Nagasaki to Iki in 4 hours. Traveling from Nagasaki in September, you will find days in Iki are slightly colder (28°C), and nights are about the same (24°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Beppu.

Things to do in Iki

Outdoors Beaches Parks

1
night
Beppu

Beppu ©
The resort town of Beppu puts the geothermal nature of the region to good use.
On the 29th (Sun), shop like a local with Angel Kimono Rental Beppu, witness a stunning natural landmark at Umi Jigoku, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Hells of Beppu, and finally indulge in Japan's hot spring tradition at some of the top local onsens.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Beppu trip planner .

Getting from Iki to Beppu by car takes about 3.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Beppu are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Kagoshima.

Things to do in Beppu

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Hells of Beppu ©
Hells of Beppu
Umi Jigoku ©
Umi Jigoku
Onsen Resorts

3
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Chiran Peace Museum and then contemplate the geological forces at Sakurajima. On the next day, take in the pleasant sights at Sengan-en Garden, enjoy breathtaking views from Shiroyama Observatory, and then indulge in Japan's hot spring tradition at some of the top local onsens.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kagoshima road trip website .

Take a train from Beppu to Kagoshima in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 22°C. On the 2nd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kagoshima

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Chiran Peace Museum, Kirishima Shrine, Onsen Resorts
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Onsen Resorts
Sakurajima ©
Sakurajima
Sengan-en ©
Sengan-en

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