About Fukuoka Region
Located at the northern tip of Kyushu, Fukuoka is close to other Asian countries. Fukuoka is a unique region where historical landmarks like the Dazaifu exist side-by-side with modern times. Aside from being one of Japan’s main metropolitan areas, Fukuoka is blessed with bountiful nature and it takes less than an hour from the main transportation hubs of the Fukuoka Airport and Hakata Station to be surrounded by beautiful mountains and magnificent seas. The people of Fukuoka are warm and friendly. Even in the present, they are a lively bunch known for their welcoming spirit. If you want to enjoy Japan, be sure to drop by Fukuoka!