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Travel around Dazaifu on a sightseeing train for 1,200JPY!

2018/10/10

Let's walk around Fukuoka's famous spot Dazaifutenmangu Shrine and its surrounding area!
Visit the Kamadojinja Shrine with its cute office with Sakura designs and enjoy shopping as well as famous sweets!

Buy the "Dazaifu Walk Ticket" at the train station

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The easiest way to get to Dazaifu is from Nishitetsu Fukuoka (Tenjin) Station.
Grab the "Dazaifu Walk Ticket" at the orange-colored ticket counter!

Get on the "Tabito" Train and head towards Dazaifu!

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Get on "Tabito" that departs at 9:46am.
"Tabito" is a sightseeing train that links Fukuoka's city center and Dazaifu.
Both the train's exterior and interior are decorated with the Japanese traditional design of Dazaifu.
Don't forget to collect a seal stamp that can be found inside the train!

Route
Nishitetsu Fukuoka (Tenjin)
Train: Nishitetsu-tenjin-omuta Line - Nishitetsu-dazaifu Line headed for Dazaifu
27mins
Dazaifu

Eat the famous Mentaiko (salted cod roe) for breakfast

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Mentaiko is Fukuoka's specialty, and that of "Fukuya" is among the most famous ones. Enjoy the Mentaiko Ochazuke (rice with tea) there with rice and broth free refills!

Fukuya's Mentaiko Ochazuke Set 864JPY

味の明太子ふくや 太宰府店(FUKUYA DAZAIFU BRANCH)

福岡県太宰府市宰府3-2-47

9am-5:30pm

Open all year round

Route
On foot
4mins

Have a morning coffee at Starbucks

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The Starbucks at Dazaifu is not your usual Starbucks!
This wooden architecture is designed by a famous Japanese designer.
Enjoy a cup of coffe in the quiet time of morning inside this special building!

Drip Coffee Short 280JPY

スターバックス・コーヒー太宰府天満宮表参道店(STARBUCKS COFFEE)

Route
On foot
1min

Visit the Dazaifutenmangu Shrine

Cross the vermilion arched bridge located just by the entrance.
The three bridges symbolize the past, present and future.
Head to the Main Hall after cleaning your hands and mouth with water.

太宰府天満宮(DAZAIFU TENMANGU SHRINE)

福岡県太宰府市宰府4-7-1

6am -7:30pm Depending on the season

4th January night (Depending on the situation)

092-922-8225

Route
On foot
1min

Pray at the Main Hall

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The God of Academics is enshrined in Dazaifutenmangu Shrine, which is why many students studying for entrance exams go there and pray for good results.
Although there are over 1 million shrines with the name "Tenmangu", Dazaifu is the most venerable one.
Don't forget to draw a fortune slip for just 100JPY!

太宰府天満宮(DAZAIFU TENMANGU SHRINE)

福岡県太宰府市宰府4-7-1

6am -7:30pm Depending on the season

4th January night (Depending on the situation)

092-922-8225

Route
On foot
3mins

Enjoy the famous Umegaemochi (roasted rice cakes) and green tea

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You can find the tea hosue "Oishichaya" at the innermost part of the precinct.
Enjoy the specialty Umegaemochi on the bench outside the store!
Don't forget to show your "Dazaifu Walk Ticket" to receive 3 pieces of rice cakes for free! You can eat one with the green tea and bring the other two back as souvenirs!

お石茶屋(OISHI CHAYA)

福岡県太宰府市宰府4-7-43

10am-4:30pm (L.O.4pm)

Open all year round

Route
On foot
1min

Visit the Treasure Hall

You can find in the Treasure Hall a lot of relics related to the Shrine and even among them national treasures and cultural properties.
Spend some time there to revisit the history!

Admission 500JPY→Show the "Dazaifu Walk Ticket" to get a 100JPY discount

宝物殿(HOUMOTSUDEN (TREASURE HALL))

福岡県太宰府市宰府4-7-1

6am-7:30pm ( Depending on the season)

4th January night (Depending on the situation)

Route
On foot
4mins

Eat hamburger with plum

How can you miss the famous "Dazaifu Burger" of Chikushian that is often introduced on TV shows?
Bread with fried chicken and plum in tartar sauce will definitely make your mouth water!

Dazaifu Burger 500JPY

筑紫庵 本店(CHIKUSHIAN MAIN STORE)

福岡県太宰府市宰府3-2-2

1am-6pm

irregular holidays

Route
On foot
2mins

Walk along the Dazaifutenmangu Shrine Omotesando

There are many shops along the Omotesando linking between the Shrine and the Station. Enjoy your time shopping there!
If you want to buy some souvenirs for friends, the colorful bean confectionery of "Saifu Mameya" may be a good idea!

Mamekomachi 250JPY

宰府まめや(SAIFU MAMEYA)

福岡県太宰府市宰府2-6-15

9am-5:30pm

Open all year round

092-925-0181

Route
Dazaifu
Bus: Community Bus Mahoroba (Uchiyama Line) headed for Uchiyama (Kamadojinjamae)
8mins
Uchiyama (Kamadojinjamae)

Pray for good luck in matchmaking at Kamadojinja Shrine

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Get on the bus and head towards Kamadojinja Shrine that is famous for bringing good luck in matchmaking.
Your can find fortune slip and Omamori (charms) in the shrine office with cute Sakura design!

竈門神社(KAMADO SHRINE)

福岡県太宰府市内山883

8am-7pm

Open all year round

Route
Uchiyama (Kamadojinjamae)
Bus: Community Bus Mahoroba headed for Nishitetsu-tofuromae
Dazaifu
Train: Nishitetsu-dazaifu Line - Nishitetsu-tenjin-omuta Line headed for Nishitetsu-fukuoka (Tenjin)
35mins
Nishitetsu-fukuoka (Tenjin)

Enjoy the Hakata's specialty Motsunabe (Japanese hotpot with beef or pork tripe, vegetables and tofu

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Motsunabe is one of Hakata's gourmet.
Wagyu beef tripe is used at "Motsunabe Yamasho" to which artists pay their visit.
Fill your stomach with the delicious beef tripe there!

Motsunabe (1 person) 1,200JPY

もつ鍋 やましょう(MOTSUNABE YAMASHOU)

福岡市中央区渡辺通5-1-26

5am-1am

Open all year round

Pass Used This Time

Dazaifu Walk Ticket

TOTAL (Excluding Food And Shopping Expenses)
Regular Price: 1,315JPY
Discount Price 1,000JPY
Discount Rate:24%OFF
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