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Full Day Sightseeing Bus Tour of the Best of Miyazaki


Travel by bus and see all of Miyazaki's best locations. Stop by the beautiful ocean and colorful flowers of Horikiri Toge, the mythology-inspired Aoshima and Udo Shrines and Kyushu's "Little Kyoto."

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  • 青島神社
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Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  • Drop-off
    Time & Location

  • 08:00-09:18 Pick-up at Various Miyazaki Locations
  • Aoshima Shrine
    青島神社 This shrine is famous for being a power spot for happy marriage. It also has an interesting history of being secluded, with no one allowed to visit Aoshima or the shrine except for officials and Shinto priests. In the Edo period, it was opened up to other travelers.
  • Horikiri-Toge
    201-101-08 Take in the beautiful view of this area where the warm sun shines on an incredibly blue ocean. Hibiscus, poinsettia, sakura and many other flowers are in bloom at different times of the year.
  • Michino Station Phoenix
    鵜戸神宮 運玉 Just slightly south of Horikiri-Toge lies Michino station. Pick up some of Miyazaki's specialty products as souvenirs and be sure to try their famous ice cream. It comes in several unusual flavors like hyuganatsu, ashitaba and shrimp!
  • Miyako Botanical Garden
    835496 - コピー Along with the colorful Bougainvilleas, you will find many tropical flowers blooming in the rennovated greenhouse.
  • Lunch
    2016-11-08_153623 Relax and enjoy a delicious Japanese style lunch.
  • Obi, Kyushu's "Little Kyoto"
    Please select from one of the three courses you wish to attend.
  • 1. Free Exploration Course
    2016-11-08_154534 Venture on your own around the Little Kyoto of Kyushu. Wander through the historical samurai houses and stone walls dating back to the Edo era.
  • 2. Historical Course
    pht-59 Find out more about the history of Miyazaki through visits to the Obi castle, Matsuo no Maru, Former house of Ito Denzaemon, Shintoku hall, and more.
  • 3. Shihan Mato Archery Course
    2017-03-27_105050 Wear a kimono and experience a traditional archery class using a short bow and firing while seated. Take memorable photos of this unique experience.
  • Taxi to Udo Jingu Shrine from Bus Parking Lot
    For those who wish to use this service, please request when booking.
    An additional JPY 500 will be needed on site.
  • Udo-jingu Shrine
    鵜戸神宮 This Shinto shrine is a popular place for couples to visit and pray for happy marriage and easy childbirth. There is also a well-known legend that the shrine was the birthplace of Emperor Jimmu's (the first emperor of Japan according to mythology) father.
  • Throw a Stone For Good Luck
    鵜戸神宮 運玉 You will receive 5 lucky stones to try and throw toward a crag called Kame Ishi (Turtle Rock). Men throw with their left hands and women throw with their right. If your stone lands in the square hole in the rock, your wish will come true.
  • 16:31-17:50 Drop-off at Various Miyazaki Locations
Additional Note(s)
    • Bathrooms are not available aboard the bus.
    • There may be delays depending on traffic.
    • There are times when service is stopped due to bad weather conditions.
    • Lunch will be had at either Obi Hattori-tei or Obiten Honpo.
    • Smoking is prohibited inside the bus.
    • Please keep an eye on your valuables.
    • There is no assigned seating on the bus. Please understand you may not be able to sit with everyone in your party.
    • This tour is operated in Japanese only.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.


(4.47/5.00) 4.47 / 5
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Language Japanese
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 7.5 - 10 hour(s)
Availability Weekend
Meal Lunch