[Certified by Fukuoka] Reveal 100 Decades History of the International Port City
- Hakata Area
Highlights of the tour
Since Hakata had been the place to import different cultures from foreign countries for more than a thousand years, it had been the place to adopt the latest culture to Japan.
Let’s discover the history of this international port city with your otomo guide!
There used to be times that people struggled to import stuff and knowledge from China while not having decent boats and technology and there used to be times that Japan tried to catch up with foreign countries with the technology imported from China.
There are many things imported from foreign countries that are now essential to Japanese daily life.
Don’t forget to book your tour to discover the history of the international city!
・Take a close look at the ruin older than 1,300 years!
・Walk through the park using the spacious site that used to be the moat of a castle! Take a look at the whole city from the spot that used to be the center of politics: Fukuoka castle. Let’s think about the thoughts of the lord of the castle of 400 years ago!
・Discover the history of Japanese food! Many of Japanese foods that are deeply rooted in the daily life are imported from foreign countries through this international port city!
- Meeting place
- In front of the central gate on the first floor of Nishitetsu Fukuoka (Tenjin) Station.
- 2-1-22, Tenjin, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka City
- Tenjin Station 1 floor
- Max number
- 6 person
- Minimum number
- 1 person
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