Recommended Tourist Routes

Kunisaki Peninsula Historic Monument Tour (by sightseeing bus or rental car)
Duration: approx. 8 hrs.
START !!
Beppu Station
sightseeing bus orrent-a-car approx. 50 min.

1Usa Jingu Shrine

The main enshrinement of over 40,000 hachiman shrines existing all over the country. One of the top spiritual places to visit in Kyushu.

  • Duration: approx. 50 min.
sightseeing bus orrent-a-car approx. 30 min.

2Fuki-ji Temple

The main building is designated a National Treasure and the oldest wooden structure remaining in Kyushu.

  • Duration: approx. 20 min.
sightseeing bus orrent-a-car approx. 30 min.

3Maki Odo

Viewing of the sitting figure of Vajrabhairava and the nine statues of Buddha is designated as one of the Important Culture Properties of Japan here and is highly recommended.

  • Duration: approx. 20 min.
sightseeing bus orrent-a-car approx. 8 min.

4Kumano Magaibutsu Stone Buddha

One of the largest stone-carved Buddha in the country. Designated as an Important Cultural Property of Japan.

  • Duration: approx. 55 min.
sightseeing bus orrent-a-car approx. 28 min.

5Futago-ji Temple

Experience zen training in complete tranquility recommended here at the most iconic temple of the Kunisaki Peninsula.

  • Duration: approx. 35 min.
sightseeing bus orrent-a-car approx. 75 min.
Beppu Station