One-day private tour to Kokurajo castle and Nanzoin temple from Fukuoka by mini van

Tour Number

Activity Level

398688


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: Yes.
Both in Nanzoin and Kokura caslte, an elevator is available.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (advanced), Japanese (fluent)

Using a van makes it possible to visit both places in one day, which are difficult to visit by public transporation


You will visit two different cities, Kitakyushu city and Sasaguri town both of which are away from Fukuoka
Visiting places:
*Kokurajo castle located in the northern part of Kyushu, Kitakyushu city
The castle was renovated in 2019, and an elevator is now available to see the inside of a 5-story high castle
*Nanzoin temple famous for the largest reclining Budda outside

Itinerary

Leaving the hotel at 9:30, about an-hour ride takes you Kokurajo castel, 6th tallest castle keep in Japan located in Kitakyushu sity. Then you will have lunch at a Japanese restaurant, or a casual restaurant is available in a department store neat the casle. After lunch, another 50-min ride takes you to Nanzoin temple, which is very difficult to visit by public transportation. You are supposed to be back to Fukuoka around 16:30.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Address or Intersection

Duration: 7 hours

The duration is subject to change due to the traffic.

Transportation

You will use a private van.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services

Estimated Local Cash Needed

44000 yen - 42,000yen for a van per group
350yen per adult : Kokurajo castle
Around 1,500yen for lunch

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Extra 42,000 is necessary besides the base fee for a van rental that includes a driver, gas, tolls and parking fees. The rate is subject to change. Please ask the current rate and the availability before booking the tour. You need to pay the amount directly to the driver by cash prior to the start of the tour. If the tour duration exceeds 7h, you are required to pay extra 5,140yen per hour by the taxi company.

The admission tickt for the Kokura castle is 350 yen per adult.

Restrictions

I am not a driver guide, but I can arrange a van rental or book a restaurant free of charge.

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    Tour Price

    288 USD(for up to 8 people) (duration: 7 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    398688


    Categories

    Day Trip / Out of Town

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No.

    Friendly: Yes.
    Both in Nanzoin and Kokura caslte, an elevator is available.

    Maximum travelers: 8

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (advanced), Japanese (fluent)

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