using a private van makes one-day trip possible
You will visit Dazaifu tenmangu shrine and Nanzoin temple, which are the two major sightseeing spots in Fukuoka, then come back to downtown area to visit two more places, ruins of Fukuoka castle and Tochoji temple.
Leaving the hotel at 9:30, we'll head for Dazaifu shrine that is about a 40min ride by urban express. After spending time and have light lunch, you'll visit Nanzoin temple where you can see a big reclining Buddha. Then you will come back to downtown Fukuoka area to see the ruins of Fukuoka castle, and Tochoji temple.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Hotel or nearby station
End location: Hotel or downtown
Duration: 7 hours
The duration is subject to change due to the traffic.
You will use a private van or a private taxi with a driver.
The fee for arranging a tour, guiding, the transportation from/to the meeting place of a guide are included.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
41560 yen - The fee for a private van, a driver, gas and toll. Please pay the fee directly to the taxi company by cash prior to the start of the tour. This does not include any commision for TBL or a guide. The rate is subject to change. Please ask the current rate before applying the tour. In the case of using a private taxi (maximum 3 excep a guide), the rate will be about 25-30%less.
If the tour duration extends, you are required to pay extra money by the taxi company.
Other than the fee for the private van, you need 50yen per person for entering Tochoji temple. Your personal spendings, such as lunch, drinks, survenirs are not included in the base fee.
I am not a driver guide but I can arrange the public transportation, or hire a taxi driver upon request.