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Nature & Outdoor Activities

Surrounded by the ocean and mountains, Fukuoka is like a resort place while being a big city! Various types of day trips are available including those of experiencing history/culture of Fukuoka or Japan.

City with Beautiful Sea

The city of Fukuoka is curved along Hakata Bay. The beach is within a short distance of the downtown area and there are many parks and other spots where you can feel the sea breeze. Fukuoka is one of the most exciting marine cities in Japan, where you can enjoy marine sports and fabulous seafood ...

Relaxing Spots in the City

Surrounded by the sea and mountains, Fukuoka City is rich in greenery and spotted with many parks with seasonal flowers. Kego Park and Tenjin Chuo Park in the Tenjin area are perfect places to drop by and take a rest after some shopping. Ohori Park, located within 20 minutes walk from Tenjin, is ...

Professional Sports!

Fukuoka is a city of sports. Many professional sports teams including Fukuoka Softbank Hawks (baseball), Avispa Fukuoka (soccer) are based in this city. You can watch the games at Yahoo! Japan Dome, Level 5 Stadium and other sites.
The Grand Sumo Kyushu Tournament is held in Fukuoka for 15 days ...

Fukutabi –Getting to Know Everyday Life in Fukuoka and Japan

Fukutabi is a project to provide tourists from abroad with more chances to get to enjoy and learn about Fukuoka. You can enjoy learning about various attractions of Fukuoka and Japan. For instance, wearing a kimono, preparing sushi, learning Japanese traditional tea ceremony and many others. It p...