10 days in Kyushu Itinerary

10 days in Kyushu Itinerary

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Start: Singapore
+2
Fly + Subway + Train:  10 h 45 min
1
Kagoshima
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
2
Nagasaki
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Beppu
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Fukuoka
— 3 nights
Fly:  9 h
End: Singapore

3
nights
Kagoshima

Kagoshima ©
Kagoshima sits across the bay from Sakurajima, an active volcano that serves as a symbol of the city and works its way into many aspects of life here.
Escape the urban bustle at Sakurajima and Iso Beach. Visit Fushime Coast and Fukiagehama Coast Dune for some beach relaxation. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kagoshima: Onsen Resorts (in Ibusuki), Satsuma Shuzo Brewery Meijigura (in Makurazaki) and Kirishima (Maruo Falls, Kirishima Shrine, &more). There's much more to do: go for a walk through Sengan-en, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Satsuma Gojugura Galleria Hombo, Hombo Shuzo, and sample the tasty concoctions at Musougura.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kagoshima trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Kagoshima is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Kagoshima is 1 hour. In October, Kagoshima is slightly colder than Singapore - with highs of 27°C and lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Nagasaki.

Things to do in Kagoshima

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kirishima, Ibusuki, Satsuma Shuzo Brewery Meijigura, Fukiagehama Coast Dune
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 26:
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Sakurajima ©
Sakurajima
Onsen Resorts
Maruo Falls ©
Maruo Falls

2
nights
Nagasaki

Nagasaki ©
The hilly port city of Nagasaki has become known internationally as one of the two Japanese cities to be destroyed by an atomic bomb towards the close of World War II.
On the 27th (Tue), stroll through Glover Garden, steep yourself in history at Nagasaki Peace Park, get engrossed in the history at Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum, thensnap pictures at Megane Bridge, and finally head off the coast to Hashima Island. On the 28th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Inasa, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Costa del Sol, and then kick back and relax at Takahama Beach.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Nagasaki trip builder site.

Take a train from Kagoshima to Nagasaki in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Nagasaki are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Beppu.

Things to do in Nagasaki

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Oct 26 — 28:
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Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum ©
Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum
Mt. Inasa ©
Mt. Inasa
Hashima Island ©
Hashima Island

1
night
Beppu

Beppu ©
The resort town of Beppu puts the geothermal nature of the region to good use.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): look for gifts at Angel Kimono Rental Beppu, kick back and relax at Tanoura Beach, thentake in the natural beauty of Umi Jigoku, thentake in the natural beauty of Hells of Beppu, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Beppu online vacation planner.

You can drive from Nagasaki to Beppu in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October in Beppu, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Fukuoka.

Things to do in Beppu

Outdoors Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Tanoura Beach
Find places to stay Oct 28 — 29:
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Hells of Beppu ©
Hells of Beppu
Umi Jigoku ©
Umi Jigoku
Spas

3
nights
Fukuoka

Fukuoka ©
The largest city on the island, Fukuoka formed through the merger of two former cities that had grown up either side of the Naka River.
Visit Nijino Matsubara and Fukae Beach for some beach relaxation. Get outdoors at Miyajihama Beach and Fukuma Beach. Explore Fukuoka's surroundings by going to Kumamoto (Kumamoto Castle & Suizenji Jojuen Garden), Mojiko Retro (in Kitakyushu) and Dazaifu Tenman-gu (in Dazaifu). And it doesn't end there: take in the pleasant sights at Ohori Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hirabaru Historical Park, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kushida Shrine.

To see other places to visit and more tourist information, read Fukuoka day trip site.

Getting from Beppu to Fukuoka by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fukuoka

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Kumamoto, Itoshima, Fukutsu, Nijino Matsubara, Mojiko Retro
Find places to stay Oct 29 — Nov 1:
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Kumamoto Castle ©
Kumamoto Castle
Nijino Matsubara ©
Nijino Matsubara
Mojiko Retro ©
Mojiko Retro

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