Recommended Tourist Routes

In Kimono: Old Castle Town Kitsuki Tour
Duration: approx. 3 hrs.
Access to Kitsuki
From Hakata Station
Train (express): approx. 1 hr 50 min.
From Beppu Station
Train (express): approx. 15 min.
Kitsuki Station
Bus OrTaxi Approx. 10 min.


Complete your tour through the city and redeem your coupon. Kimono rentals from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm * Sign up by 2:00 pm

  • Bus stop: Kitsuki Station → Kitsuki City Hall
  • Duration: approx. 30 min.
Walking Approx. 1 min.


A long-standing green tea shop with recommended matcha tea and traditional sweets.

  • Duration: approx. 20 min.
Walking Approx. 10 min.

3Suya no Saka (Slope at the Vinegar Maker)

An iconic stone-paved slope. Scenery serves as a perfect photo opportunity when dressed in kimono.

  • Duration: 15 min.
Walking Approx. 5 min.


Experience the life of a samurai through this tour of an old samurai residence. (Kitadai Bukeyashiki/Kitadai Samurai Residence)

  • Duration: approx. 30 min.

* Free admission when in kimono.

Walking Approx. 9 min.

5Kitsuki Castle

Recommended for the view atop the tenshukaku main town overlooking the nearby sea.

  • Duration: approx. 20 min.

* Free admission when in kimono.

Walking Approx. 15 min.
Walking Approx. 15 min. orTaxi Approx. 5 min.


Enjoy the famous Thaichazuke "Ureshino" here at the traditional restaurant with over 300 years of history.

  • Duration: approx. 50 min.
Return to Kitsuki Station, to Beppu/Yufuin