One Day Tour to Cat Island and Munakata Shrine from Fukuoka Instant Confirmation

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Visit Ainoshima Island (Cat Island) which has become famous for its many feline inhabitants, then check out Munakata Shrine on this fun full day tour.

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Hop on a ferry and visit Cat Heaven Island, a must for cat-lovers visiting Fukuoka. Enjoy a special box lunch on the island. At Munakata shrine, you can see precious artifacts and enjoy a tasty boxed lunch.
At Munakata Roadside Station (ranked No.1 of all roadside stations in Fukuoka Prefecture), enjoy shopping for seasonal fish and vegetables!
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You can book a maximum of 20.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 94.19
USD 94.19
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 89.71
USD 89.71
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free
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*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 94.19
USD 94.19
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 89.71
USD 89.71
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free
  • Duration: 8 hour(s)
  • Available: Wed, Fri
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Lunch box / Bus fare / English-speaking guide / Ferry fare
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
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  • 10:10 Depart from Hotel Okura Fukuoka
  • 10:30 Depart from Hotel Nikko Fukuoka
  • 11:30 Shingu Port - Ainoshima (20 min)
    5 Take the town-managed ferry "Shingu" to Ainoshima
  • 12:00 Ainoshima (Cat Island) (100 min)
    20991231_jtbkyushu_ainoshima12 Ainoshima is mentioned in the poems of Basho and other ancient and modern poem collections. Amongst this history you'll find many cats for which the island is famous.
    Enjoy free time here. The bento box lunch will be distributed to eat on the island.
  • 13:50 Ainoshima - Shingu Port (20 min)
    Take the town-managed ferry "Shingu" to Shingu Port.
  • 14:50 Munakata Roadside Station (50 min)
    The most popular roadside station in Fukuoka Prefecture! Local seasonal agricultural and marine products are on sale including delicious fish from the Genkai-nada Sea and products made from the natural bounty of Munakata.
  • 15:50 Munakata Taisha (60 min)
    Visit one of Japan's oldest shrines where people pray for their safety on the road and at sea.
    Depending on the date, the tour may visit a Buddhist temple instead.
  • 17:50 Drop off at Hakata Station (Chikushi Exit)
  • 18:10 Drop-off at Tenjin Expressway Bus Terminal or Solaria Nishitetsu Hotel)
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • If less than 2 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Walking shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
Additional Note(s)
    • Depending on road conditions, the amount of time at each location may be shortened, but this will not be accepted as a reason for booking charge refunds.
    • The order of arrival time and trips may vary according to the business situation, the traffic condition of the visit point and weather.
    • Depending on reservations, a Chinese-speaking guide and an English-speaking guide may both be in the same tour group.
    • Vegetarian options are not available for the bento box lunch. Also, please take all trash home with you from the island.
    • The ferry to Ainoshima may be delayed or cancelled by weather or sea conditions. If cancelled, the tour will visit Yoko-oji's House or Island City Central Park
    • Visits to shrines and temples may be changed if there are ceremonies being held.
    • <Hotel Okura Fukuoka>
      Access: Directly connected with Nakasu-Kawabata Station. Exit the Kawabata Exit ticket gates and leave the station via Exit 6.
    • <Hotel Nikko Fukuoka>
      Access: 3 minutes on foot from JR Hakata Station Hakata Exit. Hotel is directly connected to the station via underground walkway.
    • Children (ages 0-5 years) will be able to participate for free under the following conditions.
      Tour:
      An individual seat will not be provided. Please have them sit on the lap of their parent or guardian. If there are seats available, they are welcome to use it, however they will not be getting a priority in seating.
      An individual meal or snack will not be provided as well.
      If you would like any of the above for children (ages 0-5 years), please book them as a child.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 20.
FAQ
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 23:59 local time, 8 business days to 23:59 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 30% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 23:59 local time, 2 business days to 23:59 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 40% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 23:59 local time, 1 business days to 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
Change policy
  • Please contact Veltra immediately if you make any changes to your booking once it is confirmed, as:

    ・Any changes made between 23:59 local time, 8 business days to 23:59 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 30% of the total amount.
    ・Any changes made between 23:59 local time, 2 business days to 23:59 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 40% of the total amount.
    ・Any changes made between 23:59 local time, 1 business days to 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
    ・Any changes made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 94.19
USD 94.19

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Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 8 hour(s)
Availability Wed, Fri
Meal Lunch box
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