Discover Itoshima

The scenic peninsula offers surf and sandy bays, arts & crafts studios as well as coastline trails perfect for hiking. Take a selfie framed against Meteo Iwa or watch a stunning sunset at Nogia Beach. Itoshima will surely impress you. 

Things to see and do

Tours and Activities

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Getting around in Itoshima

The easiest way to get around in Itoshima is by car, since many of the major sights and attractions are not accessible by public transportation. If you decide to rent a car, it is advised to do so from the nearest airport in the vicinity. You can use our car rental widget in the FAQ menu below. 

Getting to Itoshima

Nearest airport: 

The nearest and most convenient airport is Fukuoka Airport. 

  • by car: approximately 30 minutes

 

Car rentals:

How long to stay in Itoshima

We recommend staying in Itoshima between one and two days.
 

Hotels in Itoshima

Flights to Itoshima

The nearest and most convenient airport is Fukuoka Airport. 

  • by car: approximately 30 minutes

Seasonal information

Hiking:

The hiking season in this area typically runs from Spring until Autumn.
 

Scenic rides:

  • Akutaya Daimon Pleasure Boat: click here to go to the official website

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Day trips from Itoshima

Karatsu is small coastal town with some interesting historical sights such as the Karatsu Castle among others. 

Travel time:

Distance, km: 18.07

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Fukuoka city is a mix of ancient temples, beaches, and modern structures. As it is the biggest city in the Japan's Kyushi region, it is has a strong bustling energy ...

Travel time:

Distance, km: 29.44

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Dazaifu is famous for its awe-inspiring shrines. Many Japanese students pray here for academic success. The Kyushu National Museum is also worth visiting. Hikers can go up to Mount Hōman and ...

Travel time:

Distance, km: 41.57

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Relax at one of the many hot springs in this quaint town or walk up to Mount Kokuzo, which overlooks Ureshino. If you have some extra time, visit Saga Ninja ...

Travel time:

Distance, km: 54.32

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The Yanagawa Canals are the main point of interest here and a great way to get around and explore the city.

Travel time:

Distance, km: 54.66

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