Make your own original tour in Fukuoka

Custom Experience

Hitomi T.

4.85(27) reviews
Fukuoka
English, Japanese (Native)
6 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 6 people

Welcome to Fukuoka! Let me introduce you to this fun city Fukuoka and let's have a memorable time together! In this tour, you can choose 3 out of 6 places and create your own tour. You can start the tour from Hakata port, Airport or your hotel(fukuoka city), I'll come to pick you up.

Itinerary

Check out what we are going to do.
Feel free to personalize this offer.

Meeting Point

At Hakata port, at your hotel in Fukuoka city area, at Fukuoka airport

Asahi beer factory *this tour is not available due to the Covid19

Asahi is one of the most known beer companies in Japan. We take a small tour in the factory and at the end of the tour, free tasting!

Fukuoka tower

It is the tallest seaside tower in Japan(234m). Let's go up there and enjoy the panoramic view of Fukuoka city!

Fukuro (Owl) cafe

This can be very unique experience. Enjoy relaxing and fun time with owls and hedgehogs. One drink is included in the price.

Kushida shrine & Hakata Machiya Folk Museum

We visit the most loved and popular shrine in Fukuoka and learn how to pray properly in a shrine. You can learn about Yamagasa festival and how locals lived in the Meiji and Taisho period(1868~1926).

Hakata doll painting experience

Hakata doll is a traditional doll which has a history of 400 years. You can paint and make your only one doll. It will be a great souvenir of your trip in Fukuoka.

Fukuoka castle ruin and walk around Ohori park

We'll visit the ruin and learn about the history of Fukuoka 400 years ago. After that we'll walk to Ohori park and rent a boat and have a relaxing fun time.

Lunch at a restaurant of your choice

For lunch, I recommend you have Ramen. Tonkotsu ramen (pork based creamy soup) is a must eat food in Fukuoka!

Ending Point

At Hakata port, at your hotel in Fukuoka city area, at Fukuoka airport

What to Expect

This is a customized tour. Please select 3 places from suggested ones. Tour duration will vary according to your selection of places, it will be around 5 to 6 hours including lunch break.

★Fukuoka tower(40min) - It is the tallest seaside tower in Japan(234m). Let's go up there and enjoy the panoramic view of Fukuoka city!

☆Kushida shrine and Machiya folk Museum(1H) -We visit the most loved and popular shrine in Fukuoka and learn how to pray properly in a shrine. You can learn about Yamagasa festival and how locals lived in the Meiji and Taisho period(1868~1926).

★Hakata doll painting(1H)- Hakata doll is a traditional doll which has a history of 400 years.

☆Fukuro (owl) café(1H) - This can be very unique experience. If you like owls or have some interests in them, pick this one. One drink is included in the price.

★Fukuoka castle ruin(40~60min) - We'll visit the ruin and learn about the history of Fukuoka 400 years ago. After that we'll walk to Ohori park and rent a boat and have a relaxing fun time

☆Asahi beer factory(1.5H) - You will visit the factory and have a 1hour tour, what is nice about this tour is that you can taste 3 kinds of Asahi beer at the end of the tour and it's all free! *this place is not available due to the Covid19

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee

What‘s not included

Transportation fee for you and guide (about 1000 yen per person)

Hakata Machiya Folk Museum(200yen)

Owl cafe(adult-1800yen child-1300yen)

Hakata doll painting (from 1500yen to 2000yen)

Fukuoka tower (800yen)

Lunch (approx 1000yen)

Important Information

I can guide you around Miyazaki, Beppu and Nagasaki area with additional cost for my transportation. ★to Nagasaki 5,000 JPY / to Miyazaki 8,000 JPY / to Beppu(Oita) 5,000yen in addition to the usual guide fee and transportation fee during the tour. Please contact me before you make any reservation for the tours in Nagasaki and Miyazaki.

Extra fee for this tour

★Hakata Folk Museum-200yen

★Hakata doll painting- 2000yen~ depends on the size of the doll you choose

★Owl café-1800yen,under 11yrs 1300yen

★Fukuoka tower-800yen

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time

Frequently Asked Questions

How long this tour will take?

It depends on what you choose for this tour. It will take from 5 to 6 hours including lunch break.

Reviews

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Catherine C.

Dec 26, 2019

Christmas Day With Hitomi

We enjoyed our Christmas Day in Fukuoka with Hitomi San. She took us to see the “happening” places in Fukuoka, made sure all the kids and seniors in our big group were comfortable. The pace was slow and easy for us as we requested. The children loved her and we all had a great time! She also helped us get tickets to a circus show in the New year. Hitomi San is highly recommended!

Hitomi T.

Hi Catherine, Thank you for the review! I also had a really good time with your family. They were all sweet and kind to me, it was a great Christmas day for me too, thank you. Hope you spend a good time in Fukuoka and make lots of sweet memories! Best regards, Hitomi

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Eric W.

Nov 24, 2019

First visit to Fukuoka

Hitomi was a great guide for us in Fukuoka. Communication in English was clear and easy. She knew the city well and explained much to us regarding historical, as well as contemporary issues in the area. She was fun to talk to, making it a very enjoyable day.

Hitomi T.

Dear Eric Thank you for sharing your time with me in Fukuoka. It was a pleasure to meet you all and I had so much fun introducing you to this city. Please come back to Kyushu again for more interesting places!

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Dennis A.

Sep 27, 2019

Great Day In Nagasaki

Hitomi did an absolutely fantastic job in providing us a wonderful nine hour tour of Nagasaki. She is gracious, knowledgeable and forever providing great tour information. We would recommend her to anyone. Denny and Barbara Alvey

Hitomi T.

Hello Denny and Barbara Thank you for your kind review, I'm happy that you had good time. It was a pleasure to guide and introduce you to this fantastic city. I hope you come back again to Kyushu island so I can take you to other beautiful and interesting sites! Hitomi

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Ratih D.

Jul 16, 2019

Tour of Nagasaki

After meeting at the hotel where my daughter and I stayed in Fukuoka, all of us went to the station to go to Nagasaki. Right when we arrived in Nagasaki, Hitomi talked about Nagasaki and its history and a lot more information that we didn't know about before. She explained things clearly, had taught my daughter how to do origami and also taught her how to properly rinse and pray at the temple. She had also brought us to a great restaurant for lunch. I highly recommend Hitomi because of how informative she is and she also has great English.

Hitomi T.

I'm glad you enjoyed the tour in Nagasaki. Yes, Nagasaki is a very interesting and unique place that I love taking people there. It was nice climbing all the 193steps with you, hope you liked the view from the shrine! Please come back to Kyushu again for Takachiho next time! Hitomi

$223/ per group

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