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January 24, 2021

Three things you can only see in Asakura

As creative as they are traditional, Asakura people know how to preserve traditions while using their heritage in innovative ways. This explains why some places or events are unique to Asakura. Dontokagashi Harvest Festival Sculpture (Yasunosato Park)  For a few…
Sightseeing
November 27, 2020

Water Culture of Asakura

Asakura is a city blessed by water and has a deep culture developed around it. Once arrived, you will immediately feel your energy renewed. More than half of the city is covered by dense forest and mountains. It’s not a…
Sightseeing
October 4, 2020

Amagi Park

Asakura's beautiful Amagi Park (甘木公園), is just a 25 minute walk from Amagi Station. Known by locals as Maruyama-koen, the park encompasses a total of 31.7 hectares and is a popular place for all to enjoy the sunshine and get…
Sightseeing
September 20, 2020

Tachiarai Peace Memorial Museum

The Tachiarai Peace Memorial Museum was constructed inside airplane hanger that the airport housed. The museum offers an introduction to the Tachiarai airport facilities plus information about the air attacks and the kamikaze special attack unit who graduated from Tachiarai…
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September 19, 2020

Asakura Water Wheels

The seven water wheels of Asakura have been in operation since they were completed in 1789. Built in the Edo period by local farmers, the wheels continue today to provide irrigated water to the surrounding 35 hectares of rice fields.…
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Asakura Tourism Association

Closed on Tuesday,
and the day after national holiday

1320 Amagi, Asakura City, Fukuoka
838-0068, Japan

TEL (+81) 0946-24-6758