Fukuoka is actually a relatively modern city that was created by the amalgamation of two previous cities: Fukuoka and Hakata. This coastal city is nestled in a sub-tropical climate, and experiences very pleasant weather throughout the year. Begin exploring the largest city on the island of Kyushu by booking your flight to Fukuoka with EVA Air today.
Start by traveling to the Gion neighbourhood to see stunning temples, like Shofukuji, the first Zen temple in Japan, or the multi-storeyed Tochoji pagoda that houses an eight-metre-tall Buddha. Then, shop at the famous Canal City Hakata, a massive and beautiful shopping mall. Explore the extensive grounds at Fukuoka Castle and walk along its ramparts. Catch a baseball game at the Fukuoka Yahuoku! Dome. Visit the shimmering sea-side Fukuoka Tower and climb to the top to get great views of the city and the water.
Fukuoka is served by the Fukuoka Subway System which has multiple lines. The Nishitetsu Bus is also available in most of Fukuoka and can take passengers throughout the city. You can also use the Tenjin Chikagai underground promenade to connect to different areas of the city by foot.