ゆくゆくゆくはし Yukuhashi City Sightseeing Guide

SUMMER

  • Beaches (Nagaihama – Minoshima)

    Beaches (Nagaihama - Minoshima) Expansive, beautiful, natural tidal flats are exposed at low tide throughout the entire year. These spacious beaches are the perfect place to relax with large groups of family, friends, or significant others. Both Minoshima and Nagaihama beaches offer great views and visibility and very clean making them safe for children. The view of the sunrise from these beautiful sandy beaches is truly fantastic and highly recommended. Location Nagaihama: Near 146 Nagai, Yukuhashi City Minoshima: Near …

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  • Kosumoppe

    Kosumoppe "Kosumoppe" is the largest summer festival in the Keichiku region and is mainly hosted on the Imagawa riverside. The festival features traditional performing arts and musical performances carried out on the riverside stage, a fireworks display, and more, and is a major exciting event each year. The fireworks are launched close to the spectators to make for a truly awe-inspiring spectacle. The reflection on the river's surface of the fireworks bursting in the air is truly a sight to be seen. …

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  • Beach Sports Tournament

    Beach Sports Tournament Nagaihama has spacious, flat sandy beaches which are perfect for beach sports. A beach volleyball tournament is held by the Japan Volleyball Association on this sandy beach, where the top players from all over Japan gather. Japan's strongest beach soccer team, "Dorsole Kita Kyushu", also hosts a beach soccer tournament here. Location Near 146 Nagai, Yukuhashi City Access From JR Yukuhashi Station take the Taiyo-koutsu "Nagai Line" bus for 20 minutes and get off at the "Nagai" stop Inquiri…

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  • Peaches

    Peaches The Shindembaru area, located in the southeast of Yukuhashi City, is a major production area for peaches, which are this region's most representative fruit. Peach harvests are held from late June to mid-August, and visitors can buy fresh peaches from farms during this period. Every mouthful of these juicy peaches is brimming with the goodness of Yukuhashi's nature. Location Shindembaru area Access Approximately 20 minutes south from central Yukuhashi City in the Shindembaru area via Nation…

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  • Imai Gion Festival

    Imai Gion Festival The Imai and Motonaga areas located in the east of Yukuhashi City have been prosperous ports on the Seto Inland Sea since ancient times. The "Imai Gion Festival" is an exciting and popular event which features literature events for traditional Japanese renga poetry, floats that can reach 15 m in height, many shops and stalls, and more. Location Imainishi Community Center (2144 Imai, Yukuhashi City), Imai Tsususa Shrine (1299 Motonaga, Yukuhashi City), etc. Access From JR Yukuhashi Station ta…

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  • Goshogatani Kogo-ishi Ruins

    Goshogatani Kogo-ishi Ruins The Goshogatani Kogo-ishi Ruins are the remnants of a mountain fortification built to help strengthen Japan against attack from other countries in the latter half of the 7th century. Similar ruins have been discovered in about 10 locations in western Japan, however the Goshogatani Kogoishi Ruins feature massive stone fortifications and earthworks, and are still relatively intact, showing that they were considered an important part of the defense of the northern Kyushu region. (A designated nati…

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  • Inado Bunker No. 1

    Inado Bunker No. 1 This bunker is a hangar that was constructed to protect military planes from enemy attack during World War II. The nearby Inado area is adjacent to the former Tsuiki naval airbase (the present day JASDF Tsuiki Airbase), and so had a large number of military facilities constructed. The bunker shows traces of having been attacked by machine gun fire, and is a very valuable cultural asset for teaching how precious peace truly is. Location Area around Inado, Yukuhashi City Access 40 minutes' wal…

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  • Matsubara Lookout Square

    Matsubara Lookout Square This park provides a view of the JASDF Tsuiki Airbase runway. The park is easily accessed, located along National Highway No. 10 approximately 20 minutes by car from Yukuhashi City. The park features a grassy area, rest areas and more, making it a perfect place to spend a relaxing time with friends or family. Location 222-3 Matsubara, Yukuhashi City (Near National Highway No. 10 "Otonabashi" Intersection) Access 40 minutes' walk from JR Shindembaru Station Inquiries Yukuhashi City Boar…

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  • JA Fureai Market

    JA Fureai Market "JA Fureai Market" direct sales markets are located in 3 locations in Yukuhashi City. These markets sell fresh, safe and trustworthy vegetables and fruits produced by local farms. We hope you stop by for a visit. Imai Direct Sales Market Location: 1270-1 Oaza Imai, Yukuhashi City, Fukuoka Prefecture Hours: 7:00-18:00 Nobunaga Direct Sales Market Location: 481 Oaza Nakazukuma, Yukuhashi City, Fukuoka Prefecture Hours: 7:30-17:30 Imagawa Direct Sales Market Location: 998 Oaza Amouda, Yuk…

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  • Fig Specialty Goods

    Fig Specialty Goods Yukuhashi City is a major production center for figs, and offers a variety of specialty products using figs, including snacks, jams, dry fruit, and more, which make perfect souvenirs. All of these products use Yukuhashi produced figs so they are both safe and trustworthy as well as delicious. Inquiries Yukuhashi City Sightseeing & Product Information Corner 0930-25-0086 (Hours: 9:00-19:00)  

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