Most Beautiful Places In Fukuoka Prefecture

Here're most beautiful places in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. There're many breathtaking views such as Sakurai Futamigaura with amazing sunset, and Yanagawa River with retro scenery of old castle town. Then, we selected most beautiful ones from 'special places to travel in Japan' that were posted in City's Pride by travelers and the locals who have actually been to Fukuoka.

Most Beautiful Places In Fukuoka Prefecture [1-9]

1Kawachi Wisteria Garden

Shining Wisteria Tunnel Makes Anyone Fascinated

Kawachi Wisteria Garden is selected as one of 'Japan's Most Beautiful Places' By CNN in the United States, and many people from all over the world come to visit. The biggest highlight is a wisteria tunnel! You can walk under the colorful wisteria, and it will make you excited♡ The wisteria dome and rare kinds of flower are also worth seeing!

2Ukiha Inari Shrine

The Great View Overlooked From The Range Of Torii Arch

You can see the view of peaceful countryside and mountains, and the range of red torii arch.

3Sakurai Futamigaura

A Pair Of Rocks And The Sun Set

Sakurai Futami-ga-ura seashore is a best abserving spot of the sun set in Fukuoka. You can see the meoto iwa (a pair of rocks like a hasband and wife) together with the setting sun.

4Rokuri Terraced Rice Fields

Terraced Rice Fields At An Altitude Of 400 Meters

At the mountainside located at 400 meters above sea level, there's a wonderful contrast of red cluster amaryllis and shinning gold ears of rice. I was fascinated with the original scenery of Japan so much.

5Mekari Park 2nd Observation Platform

A Romantic Observation Platform For The Night View Of Kanmon Bridge Of Two Provinces

At Moji, a gateway to Kyushu province, Yukari Park has a observation platform for free. You can see the illuminations of Kanmon Bridge and Shimonoseki city in Honshu province over the bridge.

6Shiraito Waterfall

Dynamic Waterfall Dropping Many Stages

Shiraito Waterfall is located at the middle of Hagane Mountain at Itoshima, Fukuoka Prefecture. It has a dynamic dropping through many stages, and also brings the coolness in summer as a refreshing place.

7Yanagawa River

Going Down a River Around a City of Water to Spend a Slow Time

Seeing a tasteful castle town, you can go around a moat on a donko boat. What with going through a narrow waterway and visiting stalls on water, about 70 minutes boat trip is full of good points to see.

8Kora Taisha Shrine

The Most Beautiful Sunset & Torii Arch In Kurume City

I was moved with the scenery of the sunset and Kurume city from Kora Taisha Shrine. I must visit here in the evening.

9Tsuzura Terraced Rice Fields

Beautiful Fringe Of Red Cluster Amaryllis In Nature

Tsuzura Tanada (terraced rice fields) located in Ukiha, Fukuoka Prefecture. You can see the cluster amaryllis bloom like a fringe around the rice fields! Also the white one can be found in places.