This the Route C. This course is a course of exploring the hideout that goes around places. This district is a historical neighborhood with old streets 100 years ago. Here you can meet interesting temples and shops.Let’s stroll along the back street of the old folk houses lining up, and then visit 2 famous historic temples, delicious fish cake store, traditional toy store, and chocolate shop. ①Shofukuji temple: the first Zen temple in Japan which was built around 900 years ago and offering three special Buddha statues . Many tall trees growing in the wide courtyard makes quiet and peaceful atmosphere. ②Saimon fish cake store: this is a Hakata local fish cake store of more than 100 years history. Delicious healthy fish cake is one of the favorite daily food in Hakata and also Japan. ③Nagasawa betrothal goods store: gorgeous betrothal goods is a tradition since old days in Japan. The daily-using crafts made by the paper strings of modern design is a very good option as the souvenir from Japan. ④Endo store: this is a store specializing in toys for children. Here brings people the memory of childhood. ⑤Chocolate-shop: this shop starts in 1942, and a very popular shop.
Hi everyone! My name is Nagafuchi. I was born in Fukuoka City, and have been working in the local broadcast. I like travelling very much. I traveled aboard many times. I also like history, and I wish the people who visit Fukuoka could know more about this city, including its history and culture. And that is why I started the walking tour project Burabura Fukuoka in 2016. I am the guide of the 3 hours walking tour, and Burabura Fukuoka offers the guide service of Japanese and English. All the 4 routes start from Hakata station, and leaving you with different different amazing memory of the city
Let’s stroll along the back street of the old folk houses lining up. ①Shofukuji temple: the first Zen temple in Japan.②Saimon fish cake store.③Nagasawa betrothal goods store.④Endo store: this is a store specializing in toys for children.⑤Chocolate store.
Please wear shoes that easy to walk when you join our tour. Please prepare umbrella in raining days. Extra payment in the tour : bus ticker 100JPY/person