Kitakyushu Information

Kitakyushu is the northernmost city of Kyushu and has been an important hub for both land and marine traffic since olden times. It is the gateway between Honshu and Kyushu, as well as an important port for international trade. The city was formed in 1963 with the merger of five independent cities, namely, Kokura, Moji, Yahata, Tobata and Wakamatsu. It is very much an industrial city, contributing to the manufacturing capabilities of Japan.


Popular Spots

 Kawachi Fujien Wisteria Garden
 
Kawachi Wisteria Garden is a private garden in the wooded hills south of central Kitakyushu, famous for its spectacularly presented, large numbers of wisteria flowers. 
 Space World
 
Space World is a big amusement park located in Kitakyushu. It boasts over 30 attractions, ranging from mild rides suitable for children to exciting ones for thrill seekers. One key feature is "Venus GP", a roller coaster that twists and turns around a huge model of a space ship, making a 360 degree loop in the process. 
 Kokura Castle
 
Kokura Castle was built in 1602. It was destroyed by fire in 1866, and the current castle tower is a ferro-concrete reconstruction from 1959. 
 Yawata Steel Works
 
Located at a key junction of land and sea traffic, Kitakyushu is one of Japan's leading industrial centers and a hub of domestic and international trade. The city is home to a variety of industries, and visitors are sure to spot the numerous mills, factories and refineries lining the sea shore.


Recommendation of Stay

International Travel Package

Taiwanese Only 台灣專屬
In response to a large number of requests from Taiwanese participants,
the Travel Agency  proposed conference travel package to Kitakyushu for conference participant.

Detailed itinerary has been attached below. If you have any question, please contact the travel agent directly.

此行程為本次研討會專為台灣老師規劃北九州行程,
由於是旅遊旺季為讓與會者能夠免去交通和食宿的困擾參與研討會,

特此與旅行社配合,詳細資訊請詳閱以下PDF檔,或直接聯繫旅行社。

 Taiwan Group-Kitakyushu Hot Spring Tour
*內含團價可能因機票價格調整,詳請請詢問旅行社。
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出發日期:2017年6月6日   歡喜服務專員:王怡文 0937-985464