8 days in Kyushu Itinerary

8 days in Kyushu Itinerary

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8 days in Kyushu Itinerary

Start: Kota Bharu
Fly:  22​h 45​min
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Yoron-cho
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
Amami
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h 45​min
3
Nagasaki
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h
4
Goto
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
5
Fukuoka
— 1 night
Fly:  18​h 45​min
End: Kota Bharu

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Yoron-cho

Yoron-cho ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): explore the activities along Okaneku Coast, enjoy the sand and surf at Yurigahama, and then stop by Aoi Sangosyo.

To see other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Yoron-cho vacation planning app .

Kota Bharu, Malaysia to Yoron-cho is an approximately 23-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Kota Bharu to Yoron-cho is 1 hour. When traveling from Kota Bharu in June, plan for little chillier days in Yoron-cho, with highs around 33°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Amami.

Things to do in Yoron-cho

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Yurigahama ©
Yurigahama

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Amami

Amami ©
Set on the island of Amami Oshima, the city of Amami serves as an oasis for tourists.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): stroll around Kuroshio no Mori Mangrove Park, then take a stroll through Mangrove Forested Area, and then kick back and relax at Ohama Seaside Park. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Tomori Beach, then kick back and relax at Kurasaki Beach, and then stop by Big 2.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Amami trip planner .

You can drive from Yoron-cho to Amami in 9 hours. In June in Amami, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Nagasaki.

Things to do in Amami

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Tatsugo-cho
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Ohama Seaside Park ©
Ohama Seaside Park
Tomori Beach ©
Tomori Beach

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Nagasaki

Nagasaki ©
The hilly port city of Nagasaki has become known internationally as one of the two Japanese cities to be destroyed by an atomic bomb towards the close of World War II.
On the 16th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Suwa Shrine, examine the collection at Nagasaki Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims, get engrossed in the history at Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum, then stroll around Nagasaki Peace Park, then explore the world behind art at Nagasaki Prefectural Art Museum, and finally admire the natural beauty at Glover Garden.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Nagasaki online tour planner .

Traveling by car from Amami to Nagasaki takes 18 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Amami in June, Nagasaki is little chillier at night with lows of 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to Goto.

Things to do in Nagasaki

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Glover Garden ©
Glover Garden
Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum ©
Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum

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Goto

Goto ©
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kusuhara Church, kick back and relax at Takahama Beach, then admire the architecture and history at Kaitsu Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at Mizunoura Church, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dozaki Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Goto trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Nagasaki to Goto by car takes about 4 hours. When traveling from Nagasaki in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Goto, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Fukuoka.

Things to do in Goto

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors
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Dozaki Cathedral ©
Dozaki Cathedral
Mizunoura Church ©
Mizunoura Church
Kusuhara Church ©
Kusuhara Church

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Fukuoka

Fukuoka ©
The largest city on the island, Fukuoka formed through the merger of two former cities that had grown up either side of the Naka River.
On the 18th (Tue), buy something for everyone on your list at Tenjin Underground Shopping Center, steep yourself in history at Nanzoin, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kushida Shrine, then buy something for everyone on your list at JR Hakata City Amu Plaza Hakata, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Tochoji Temple.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Fukuoka trip itinerary planning website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Goto to Fukuoka. While traveling from Goto, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Fukuoka, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Fukuoka

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Nanzoin
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Nanzoin ©
Nanzoin
Tochoji Temple ©
Tochoji Temple
JR Hakata City Amu Plaza Hakata ©
JR Hakata City Amu Plaza Hakata

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