1-Day Kumamoto Aso & Flower Park Bus Tour
Tour Length : Approximately 9 hours
➢ Senomoto Kogen
➢ Kuju Flower Park
Tour Guide : National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter
From 17,000 yen
1-Day Kumamoto Aso & Flower Park Bus Tour (Round Trip from Fukuoka)
✔ Enjoy fantastic scenery along the Yamanami Highway, a famous scenic driving route in Kyushu.
✔ Kuju Flower Park is located inside a vast national park and has flowers blooming year-round.
1. This tour is accompanied by a National Government Licensed English Guide Interpreter, so participants have nothing to worry about – just relax and enjoy the tour!
2. This tour follows a route that has been verified as safe following the Kumamoto earthquakes. Come see the current state of Aso with your own eyes.
3. The views from the bus windows are spectacular as well! Enjoy fantastic scenery along the Yamanami Highway, a famous scenic driving route in Kyushu.
Kuju Flower Park Blooming Periods:
March to May: Crocus, tulips, violas, poppies, shibazakura
June to August: Lavender, plumed cockscomb, sunflowers
September to October: Cosmos, scarlet sage, cushionmum
November to December: Pansies, ornamental kale, hoary stock
• Minimum 5 person to run tour.
• 5 – 20 person per booking.
|Pick up at Hotel|
08:40 Pick up at Hotel Nikko Fukuoka
09:00 Pick up at Hotel Okura Fukuoka
|11:30am – 12:30pm|
|Arrive at Iseshi Station|
Begin your journey to Ise Jingu.
|10:45am – 12:15pm|
|Senomoto Kogen (San-ai Rest House)|
Enjoy a buffet of natural foods, prepared with plenty of seasonal ingredients grown in the ideal environment of Senomoto Kogen.
*Please understand that there is no vegetarian option available.
|1:00pm – 2:00pm|
|Kuju Flower Park (60 min)|
Kuju Flower Park is located on the plateau of Kuju Kogen inside Aso-Kuju National Park. The park features gorgeous flowers and scenery of the surrounding mountains including Mt. Kuju, one of the 100 famous Japanese mountains, and the five peaks of Mt. Aso in the distance. From spring to autumn, approximately 3 million flowers of 500 different types bloom at this beautiful flower park.
*Flower blooming periods may vary.
Mt. Yufu and Mt. Kuju are nearby, making this the most famous driving course in Kyushu (total length about 50 km).
Enjoy seeing this beautiful plain from the bus. An endless green carpet covers the hills and wide open space with views of Mt. Kuju.
|2:40pm – 3:10pm|
|Daikanbo (30 min)|
An observation point located at 936 m above sea level on the northern caldera of Mt. Aso. From here, participants can see the caldera valley and the 5 peaks of Mt. Aso, as well as Mt. Kuju.
|5:40pm – 6:10pm|
Tenjin Area or Hakata Station (Chikushi Exit)
|Adult||Child (6 – 11 years)|
|From 17,000 yen per pax||From 15,500 yen per pax|
*Above price in Japanese yen, tax included.
① Planning Company: JTB Corp.
Address: 2-3-11 Higashi Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo
Japan Tourism Agency Registered Travel Agent (No. 64)
A member of the Japan Association of Travel Agents
② If the minimum number of participants (5) is not met by 4 days before the scheduled date, the tour on that date may be cancelled.
③ Please inform us of your accommodation and contact details for the day prior to the tour. If the tour is cancelled, customers will be notified by the conducting company or their travel agent.
④ Please understand that there is no vegetarian option available.
⑤ Arrival times and order of the itinerary may change due to business hours of locations to be visited, road conditions, or weather.
⑥ The itinerary may be shortened depending on road conditions. Refunds will not be issued for such reasons.
⑦ Please wear shoes and clothing which are easy to walk in.
⑧ A Chinese language tour and an English language tour may share transportation depending on the booking status.
⑨ [Bus Company] Nishitetsu Kanko Bus
If the number of participants is 8 or fewer, a large van or compact car will be used for transportation. There will be an accompanying National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter.
⑩ Flower blooming periods may vary.
*Please approach our travel consultants for more details and other terms and conditions.