Discover Munakata

Munakata boasts several noteworthy shrines, including Munakata Shrine Nakatsugu and Miyajidake Shrine. To enhance your visit, take a ferry to Oshima Island and explore its rich history and diverse natural beauty. Munakata offers a unique blend of cultural and natural attractions for a truly memorable experience.

Things to see and do


Getting around in Munakata

The easiest way to get around in Munakata 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 Munakata

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How long to stay in Munakata

We recommend staying here between half a day and one day. 

Hotels in Munakata

Flights to Munakata

The nearest and most convenient airport is Fukuoka Airport. 

  • by car: approximately 50 minutes

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Day trips from Munakata

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Distance, km: 21.29

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Distance, km: 29.08

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Karatsu, a charming coastal town, invites tourists to explore its historical sites, including the impressive Karatsu Castle and other unique attractions. Experience the town's rich heritage as you wander through ...

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Distance, km: 58.96

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Discover Hita, a small town with a wealth of offerings for visitors. Stroll along Mamedamachi shopping street and pick up some local souvenirs, book a tour with the Sapporo Beer ...

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Distance, km: 66.29

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The Yanagawa Canals serve as the primary attraction in this charming city. Discover Yanagawa by cruising its picturesque waterways, experiencing local culture, and admiring the stunning architecture along the way.

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Distance, km: 68.10

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