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Kyushu Onsen & Gourment

Unique Experiences

  • Puffery painting in Arita
  • Yukata wearing experience in Ryokan
  • Kujukushima River Cruise
  • Foot Spa
  • Fruit Picking
  • Fantastic Illuminated Musical
  • ‘Fountain Show’ in Beppu Hotel

Sightseeing & Shopping Experiences

  • Arita loran Shrine
  • Glover Garden
  • Kumamoto Castle
  • Horseback Riding (at over expenses)
  • Kikuchi Gorge
  • Shopping at Tenjin Area
  • Stroll and shop at Takeo onsen town & Yufuin
  • Beppu Sea Hell

Special Gourmet Delights

    • Enjoy sumptuous Japanese multi-course dinner Kaiseki at ryokans & local seasonal specialties of each region
    • Saga Beef
    • Horse Meat
    • Fugu fish

*All meels included

Hotel/Ryokan Stays

  • Central hotels in City
  • 3 Nights classical Onsen Ryokans -Takeo, Unzen and Beppu onsen

Special Sumner Events

  • 15 Jul /biota Owl Matson
  • Only 10 Jul departure

BOOK NOW
TEL: 65950600
ION Opening Hour
From 11:00am – 20:00pm daily
(Last enquiry @ 19:30pm)
Basic Information
Tour date: 4 Aug, 2015 Tour fare: From S$2988 Tax & Fuel surcharge: S$390
Departs Singapore Visits: Kumamoto,Yuin, Beppu,Fukuoka Duration: 7 Days
Req. per Booking2 – 20 guests Req. to Run Tour2 guest(s) Guide: English speaking guide inculed

Day1

Assemble at Changi Airport for Check In
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Singapore – Fukuoka – Arita – Takeo Onsen 新加坡 – 福岡 – 有田 – 武雄温泉
Takeo Onsen Kyotoya or similar/Japanese Room tohoku-small-icon
Upon arrival to Fukuoka Airport, transfer to the lunch place via Karatsu (唐津) Scenic Road. After lunch, transfer to Arita (有田).Visit Pottery Studio for Pottery Painting Experience where you get to paint a tea cup in any design you desire. Continue to Arita Tozan Shrine (陶山神社). This shrine is particularly revered by Arita’s ceramists and it consists of a porcelain archway and porcelain statues of komainu guardian dogs. Thereafter, move on to Takeo Onsen Town (武雄温泉). This town is more than 1,300 years old and is known for its water Quality that makes the skin smooth. Take a stroll along this hectic town or you can enjoy the onsen till dinner. For all the ladies. get dressed in Colorful Yukata (色浴衣) which is a version of the kimono, and feel the joy of being Japan (special arrangement for JTB guests). Kaiseki dinner with Saga beef, one of the best beef in Japan.
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Day3BLD

Takeo Onsen – Nagasaki – Unzen Onsen 武雄温泉 – 長崎 – 雲仙温泉
Unzen Shlnyu Hotel or similar/Japanese Room tohoku-small-icon
This morning, proceed to Sasebo to take a Cruise to the Kujuku Islands (九十九島) (Around 50min). There are approximately 208 islands of all sizes in the archipelago. These islands are collectively called the Kujuku Islands, which means 99 islands. After lunch, visit Glover Garden, which exhibits mansions of former Western residents of Nagasaki. Next, proceed to Obama Marine Park to enjoy the Foot Spa. At 105m in length, it is the longest ashiyu foot spa in Japan. Continue your journey to Unzen Onsen (雲仙温泉), which is a hot spring town located in Japan’s oldest national park Visit Unzen Jigoku (雲仙地獄), an attraction characteristic of Unzen. High-temperature hot springs and gasses erupt violently from everywhere. and with the strong smell of sulfur, the steamy scenery evokes a vision of hell. Tonight, pamper yourself in the onsen within the hotel.
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Day4BLD

Unzen Onsen – Kumamoto 雲仙温泉 – 熊本
Kumamoto Hotel Castle cc similar/Western Room
After breakfast, transfer to Shimabara Port (島原港). Take the ferry to Kumamoto (熊本) (around 30min). You can enjoy the breeze while feeding seagulls and watching dolphins swimming in the ocean. Visit the impressive Kumamoto Castle (熊本城). One of three most famous castles in Japan. It houses a museum which contains artefacts from the Kato and Hosokawa clans, as well as detailed information on the castle’s remarkable history.
In the afternoon, visit Kikuchi Valley (菊池渓谷), admire the beauty of nature. Waterfalls, deep ponds, and huge rocks on or along the path of the clean stream lie in the midst of dense woods.
Tonight dinner is served at local restaurant. While having the delicious food (Kumamoto Local Kaiseki with horse meat), enjoy the spectacular night view of Kumamoto Castle.
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Day5BLD

Kumamoto – Yufuin 5 Beppu 熊本 – 湯布院 – 別府
Beppu Suginoi Hotel or similar/western Room or Japanese Western Room tohoku-small-icon
This morning. visit Kusasenri (草千里), one of Aso’s most iconic landscapes with a view of a smoking mountain. You can take the horseback ride there (at own expenses) if you wish. After lunch, transfer to Yufuin (湯布院), a top-ranked onsen town located in central Oita surrounded by Mt Yufu. Stroll around the town that contains many interesting shops and eateries. Thereafter, transfer to Beppu and check in hotel. You can not miss the “Tannayu”. It is an open-air bath with a superb view, consists of a complex of tubs spreading out in five tiers like terraced rice paddies. It commands a magnificent and an expansive view of Beppu Bay and the night view of the town, as well as to view of Sadamisaki Cape in Shikoku in the distance if the weather permits.
The Tanayu is also complete with various types of baths such as aroma bath, barrel bath, massage bath, observation sauna, powder room and etc. At night, you can enjoy the Fantastic Illuminated Musical “Fountain Show” In the hotel! It will give you a memorable night with its impressive 3-D Images projected onto a water screen.
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Day6BLD

Beppu – Fukuoka 別府 – 福岡
Hotel Okura Fukuoka or similar /Western Room
Beppu is famous for its natural onsen ponds. This morning, visit the beautiful sea hell Umi Jigoku (海地獄). Because of a volcanic explosion, it left as a cobalt-blue pond of boiling water.
In the afternoon, enjoy Fruits Picking experience wich is just in the season and enjoy the sights of fruit trees surrounding you.
Continue your shopping spree at Tenjin, the largest business and shopping district in Kyushu. Tenjin is a gorgeous area with large department stores, boutiques and composite multi-function buildings, fashionable cafes and restaurants.
15Jul is the last day of Hakata Gion Matsuri (博多祇園山笠). It is a resplendent and gallant summer festival with men racing through the streets while bearing 1-ton floats on their shoulders. If you wish, you may join the crowds and enjoy the festival instead.
Tonight, let’s taste premium gourmet at local restaurant, worth up to SGD150! Fugu fish, globe fish, is carefully prepared by qualified chef to serve you the best Fugu Fish Kaiseki, one of the most celebrated and notorious dishes in Japanese cuisine.
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Day7BOnboard

Fukuoka – Singapore 福岡- 新加坡
After breakfast at hotel, bid farewell to Kyushu as we proceed to the airport and take the flight back to Singapore. We hope that you have enjoyed this vacation with JTB and we look forward to helping you create your next Perfect moments, always!
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Remarks

  • This tour package is subject to change without prior notice.
  • Minimum 20 persons are required to form a group. A Tour Manager will be with the group for the entire tour.
  • Accommodation is based on twin-sharing basis.
  • Activities available are subject to weather conditions.Package price does not include the associated taxes and surcharges, estimated at $390, subject to change.
  • Guide and driver service fee of JPY600 (Approx $6.6) per day (adult / child) is applicable.
  • Please approach our travel consultants for more details and other terms and conditions.
BOOK NOW
TEL: 65950600
ION Opening Hour
From 11:00am – 20:00pm daily
(Last enquiry @ 19:30pm)