Special Things To Do In fukui

Special places to travel in fukui Prefecture that Japanese travelers and locals recommend.




Tips By Travelers and Locals


About 2 hours from Nagoya or Kyoto. Near Takefu Interchange of Hokuriku Freeway, there's a temple of Soto sect. Cats living here are protected carefully by members of the temple and cat-lovers. Please don't make noises and go after, but you can see them and feel relieved.


Katsuyama, Fukui is proud of the biggest number of fossils in Japan. Katsuyama Dino Park, you can meet the dinosaurs in the real sizes. Entering the woods, dinosaur's voices hear from somewhere, and you feel like being the age of them.


Tojinbo is one of the popular spots in Fukui. 20 meters columnar joint facing to the Sea of Japan is the wonderful modeling of nature. You must feel weak at the knees when you stand on the edge.


Mikata Five Lakes is designated in the Ramsar Convention. Rainbow Line Park in the mountain top is known as a love sanctuary, and you can lock your love and have a fine view.


Best viewing season is between the end of October and the beginning of November. After you enjoy a light trekking, a breathtaking beautiful scenery of colorful foliage waits for you.


Minami Echizen Cho is proud of the biggest number of lotus flower production in Japan. In the large garden of 3300㎡, they grown 130 kinds of lotus flowers. The best season of blooming flowers is the beginning of July. In this season, a good fragrances of lotus flowers envelop the garden in the early morning.


A dinosaurs museum in the a park. I thought children like it but the contents is genuine and new. There has laboratories and a stack room and specialists use them. It's good for both grown-ups and children.


Yamame and nijimasu, kinds of trout, and char, you can do fishing in a mountain stream or grasp in your hand. There're facilities for barbecue and you can enjoy the fish you catch of course, and buy the foodstuffs like meat and yakisoba noodle. Here's a spot you can enjoy a whole day in the nature.