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Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course

Introductory Tour Of Fukuoka

3 hours

Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course

Learn to navigate the city, shortlist the best "yatai" stands and get tips for the rest of your .

  • From 41.94 USD pp (based on 8 adults)

  • Private & 100% personalized tour

  • 3 hours

  • Walking Tour

  • Hosted in English (On request: Arabic, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Spanish)

What you'll do

Set your trip up for success with a three-hour crash course in Fukuoka, from navigating the transport systems to learning the distinct character of each district. You’ll be guided between crowded hubs and laid-back local haunts (with a quick pitstop for a flannel drip coffee at one of the many hipster cafes). See the ultra-modern, LED-lit stomping grounds of the city’s trendy twenty-something crowd, and get a taste of traditional Japan while jostling through Nagahamasengyo Market. Learn the inner workings of the subway system as you head to historical shopping district, Nishijin – and, if the time is right, grab a bite from one of Fukuoka’s famous yatai street food carts, or slurp down tonkotsu ramen in the city that invented it.

Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course
Kickstart Fukuoka: a three-hour crash course

Where you’ll go

Get to grips with Fukuoka at its buzzing central hub: Naka River and the diverse surrounding districts. On the east bank of the river there’s Canal City Hakata and the 1200-year old Kushida Shrine to explore; on the west, see salarymen celebrating at the upmarket bars of the neon-lit Tenjin neighborhood, then watch the locals get cooler and quirkier as you get closer to neighboring Daimyo. In Nishijin - a quick subway hop away - admire the scenery from Fukuoka Tower. You could end your introduction to the city exactly where you started it – back at Naka River! Feast on street food from the yatai (mobile stalls) along Nakasu Island, or learn more insider tips from your sensei – er, host – over a draft beer at an intimate izakaya.

    • Familiarize yourself with the best ways to navigate Fukuoka with help from a local host
    • Discover the heart of the city and its famous central neighborhoods
    • Try delicious Japanese snacks from Fukuoka’s yatai street food stands
    • Hop on the subway to discover Fukuoka’s traditional side in Nishijin
    • Have a helpful host on hand to share tips and recommendations for the rest of your trip
    • This experience will be personalized to you!
    • What’s included
    • Private and personalized experience
    • 3 hours with a host
    • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
    • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)
    • What’s not included
    • Food and drink
    • Tickets to any attractions
    • Transportation costs
    • Gratuities (optional)
  • Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

  • Cancel 7 days before the experience for a full refund

    COVID-19 Flexible Policy: you can cancel for free up to a day before the experience and receive a full refund.

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