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Fukuoka EDITOR'S PICKS
Top 8 Things to Do in Fukuoka
Fukuoka is well-known for its yatai food stalls, pretty Dazaifu Shrine, many waterways and Tenjin shopping area. An excellent base for exploring more of Kyushu, check out some of our favorite things to do when visiting Fukuoka (besides eating lots of ramen!)

1- Fall in love with sake by sampling a few different types brewed in Kyushu
2- Get dressed up in a pretty kimono and sip matcha tea
3- Learn how to make your own sushi, to impress your friends back home!
4- Use the JR Kyushu Pass to explore nearby Saga, Nagasaki, Kumamoto, Oita, Miyazaki and Kagoshima
5- Meet and pet adorable owls!
6- For a real Fukuoka experience, try some of the local mentaiko (salted cod roe)
7- Take a day trip to nearby Yanagawa, a charming retro town where you can take great photos
8- Make sure your trip to Fukuoka goes smoothly by renting a wifi router
8Activities

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  1. Savor the distinct blend of flavors of Japan's iconic drink on an authentic sake tasting experience in Fukuoka. In just an hour, sample 5 of the finest Japanese rice wines from the Kyushu region.

    USD30.47

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  2. Savor a cup of matcha green tea and a serving of Japanese treats after being dressed up in a lightweight Japanese kimono. Capture the memorable experience with your camera during your Fukuoka visit.
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    USD45.70

    Daily
    4.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  3. Try your hand at making sushi, from hand-pressed nigirizushi to rolled makizushi, on a class led by a professional chef. Indulge in your creations with a serving of tuna roll and some miso soup.

    From USD40.62

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  4. Make the most out of your time at Kyushu with your own convenient train pass. Enjoy unlimited rides to Fukuoka, Saga, Nagasaki, Kumamoto, Oita, Miyazaki and Kagoshima for 5 days!

    USD169.25

    Daily
  5. Hakata Owl Cafe Reservations in Fukuoka
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    Visit one of Japan's famous owl cafes while in Fukuoka! Located near Hakata Station, you can take pictures with cute owls while they perch on your shoulder or head. Experience a real animal cafe!

    From USD15.98

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  6. Get the ultimate tasting experience of one of the most popular delicacies in Japan. Try to differentiate 5 of the best Mentaiko samples in Fukuoka and find out which one best suits your taste palate.

    USD25.39

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  7. Go sightseeing around Dazaifu and Yanagawa dressed in a beautiful kimono! Choose your favorite pattern, then enjoy taking pictures around the town.

    USD30.47

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3 - 8 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  8. Stay connected at all times during your trip to Japan with a portable wifi router you can pick up and drop off at Fukuoka Intl Airport. Choose from a range of plans, great for both work and vacations.

    From USD13.16

    Daily