Ainoshima cat island and Hakata traditional area

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Tour Number

Activity Level

218588


Categories

Adventure / Active, Day Trip / Out of Town, Nature and Wildlife

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (basic), Japanese (fluent), English (fluent)

Perfect tour for cat lovers.


Cats are in right now in Japan and Ainoshima island has been getting attention as a cat island. This island is just 20 minutes boat ride from main island of Kyushu with only about 300 people living.

This town has been very popular among fishing lovers but recently cat lovers are paying close attention to this island.

Tochoji temple and Kushida shrine are the two must-see sights here in Fukuoka. From these two places you can learn that Hakata has thrived as an international trade city since ancient times.

Itinerary

The places included in this tour

Ainoshima, Shingu town

Tochoji temple
Kushida shrine
Kawabata traditional shopping street

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at either your hotel, your cruise ship terminal, or airport terminal.

End location: I will drop you off at where we began or any predetermined spot.

Duration: 8 hours

What’s Included

This tour price includes my guide service, my public transportation fare and my admission fee.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

3500 yen - Ferry, Train and Taxi

What’s Extra

Make sure you wear good walking shoes and are prepared for the weather.

You are responsible for purchasing any items of a personal nature related to transportation, shopping, souvenirs, snacks, and restaurant meals.

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can arrange for a separate car and driver. In my tours I use public transportation or taxies.

A Recent Review of this tour

Asako was an excellent and considerate guide always thinking about how to please and what else was available for the allowed time and for other possible journeys. Her extensive knowledge of the city was invaluable in traveling around and we enjoyed her company while using the available local transport. We would be delighted to have Asoka guide us in any other future travel arrangements.
Peter Tscherwonyi

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