Kyushu by Shinkansen "Green Car": Desired Resort "Kurokawa Onsen" and the Popular Resort "Yufuin Onsen"


◇◆Feel relaxed at the famous hot springs in Kyushu for 3 days.◇◆ Make a round trip to Kyushu by a Green Car (first class) of a Shinkansen. Stay 2 nights at a high rated hotels by the results from our questionnaire. 1st night at "Yukyo no Hibiki Yusai": A relaxing hotel in the popular Kurokawa Onsen. Enjoy a variety of baths with clear water and a dinner with local seasonal ingredients. 2nd night at "Kaori no Sato Hanamura " A hotel with a mix of Japanese and Western-style located in the center of Yufuin. [Additional Information] *Tour inclusions: Transportation, accommodation, meal(s), admission fee(s) specified in the itinerary and taxes. None of these expenses will be refunded even if the participant does not use them for whatever reason. *Tour exclusions: Any expenses not specified in the itinerary (e.g. personal expenses, optional tours.) *Items included in Infant Price: bus seat, accommodation facility usage fee. (No meals, JR seats or bedding.) [Attention] For journeys on or after May 20, 2020, passengers need to reserve in advance a seat with an oversized baggage area when bringing baggage with overall dimensions of more than 160 cm onto the Tokaido-Sanyo-Kyushu Shinkansen. Please request a reservation when you arrange for your ticket. There is no extra charge to reserve an oversized baggage area, but only a limited number of such seats are available. Even if you are able to make a reservation, you may not be seated near your traveling companions, and maybe not even in the same car. Baggage with total dimensions of more than 250 cm cannot be brought onto the train. If you bring oversized baggage aboard the train without a prior reservation, you will have to pay a carry-on fee (1,000 yen including tax), so please divide your baggage into smaller bags as far as possible. Please contact us if you require any further information. For further details about traveling with oversized baggage, please visit the railway company website: JR Central (, JR West (, or JR Kyushu ( *When allocating Shinkansen seats, even if you booked as a group, you may be separated. Even customers who booked for two may not be seated next to each other or sat on the same row. *Room allocation at each accommodation is at our discretion. All rooms are non smoking. *Please wear comfortable warm clothing and walking shoes. *Depending on the road conditions on the day, the order of the itinerary may change. *This tour is operated with a mixture of Japanese and foreign guests. However a staff member will give you the basic information, such as meeting place and time at each stop in English or Chinese, although they won’t give you detailed information on the places visited. *A Japanese-speaking guide is included. Although the tour conductor can speak English or Chinese, they are not an interpreter for the guide. *We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to circumstances beyond our control (traffic, weather etc.) *A decision on whether to cancel the tour will be decided by 3pm Japan Standard Time one day before the tour date. We will inform you by e-mail. *The tour end point may be different from the meeting point. Ask the tour conductor on the day. *The amended Act on the Protection of Personal Information came into effect on 30 May 2017. Customer information (name, age, gender etc.) may be forwarded to the hotels or necessary entities for the purpose of making tour arrangements. This condition shall be deemed to have been accepted by the customer upon completion of the reservation.


Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Shin-osaka(Depart 10:00~10:30) -- [Shinkansen Nozomi, Green car, non-smoking] -- Hakata Station -- Kurokawa Onsen (Overnight) ※Enjoy staying at tasteful ryokan in the center of an onsen town. After arrival you can also have fun in exploring outdoor baths with Onen-hopping Pass (separate cost), too! Dinner will be served in your room.

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Kurokawa Onsen -- Takachiho Gorge(Stroll around the symbol of the gorge "Manai Falls" / Get there easily by taxi instead of walking for 30 mins) -- Hotel Shikimi(Relish delicious food from the mountains for lunch.) -- Takachiho Shrine(Watch Takachiho Kagura, a famous Shinto ritual performance fully reserved only for Club Tourism customers. ※Not available for tour departing on 7th October.) -- Senomoto Highlands(Overview the 5 towering peaks of Aso, Aso Godake in a sunny day) -- [Yamanami Highway] -- Yufuin Onsen (Overnight.) ※Stay at a superb hotel ranked S (the highest) by our company standards. Enjoy aesthetics beauty sense, attentive service and a calm atmosphere in the clean ryokan located in the center of Yufuin.

Day 3
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Yufuin Onsen (Ride a rickshaw for about 15 mins from the hotel around Yufuin town.) -- Ohara Chaya, Hita (Relish Hanatebo Bento, lunch in a bamboo basket and stroll in Mameda Town.) -- Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine(※For October, November and 5th December departures visit Yabakei Gorge instead.) -- Kokura Station -- [Shinkansen Nozomi, Green car, non-smoking] -- Shin-osaka (Arrive 19:15~21:01)

location Shin-osaka


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  • English

Language Support

A tour conductor or staff of your preferred language will accompany the tour from the designated meeting place (at a designated airport in case of a tour with airplanes) and provides the participant with basic information necessary for the tour (such as meeting place and time at each stop etc) in your preferred language. Information on sightseeing in the areas of tour destinations will not be provided. However, brochures in your preferred language will be provided.

Minimum number of participants for operation

15 Person(s)

*When the participants does not reach the number above, the tour will not be operated. If this is the case, those who have made a reservation will be informed of the matter by 14 days prior to the scheduled departure date (by 4 days prior to the departure in case of a Day-tour).

Minimum number of participants for booking

2 Person(s)

Cancellation policy Tour Condition
The prices may vary depending on number of participants and other conditions.