Best of Nagasaki 2. Pilgrimage and hot springs (Nagasaki - the Shimabara Peninsular)

Suggested Itinerary

Day 1

Fukuoka Airport
Approximately 2 hours 30 minutes by car or shuttle bus
Stay at a hotel in Nagasaki city

Alternatively

Tokyo International Airport
Approximately 1 hours 30 minutes by air
Nagasaki Airport
Approximately 40 minutes by car or shuttle bus
Stay at a hotel in Nagasaki city

Day 2

Pilgrimage and sightseeing in Nagasaki city
Best of Nagasaki 1. Day 4

Day 3

Hotel in Nagasaki city
Approximately 15 minutes by car
Dejima (opportunity to try wearing a Japanese kimono)
Approximately 15 minutes by car
St. Maximilian Kolbe Memorial Museum & Lourdes [Catholic-related site]
Approximately 2 hours by car
Obama Footbath & Opportunity to experience a traditional hot spring cookery method
Approximately 30 minutes by car
Check-in at a hotel in Unzen
Approximately 5 minutes on foot
Vist Unzen "jigoku" (sulphur hot springs) [Catholic-related site]

Day 4

Hotel in Unzen city
Approximately 30 minutes by car
Remains of Hara Castle & Arima Christian Heritage Museum [Catholic-related site]
Approximately 5 minutes by car
Lunch
Approximately 1 hours by car
Shimabara Castle [Catholic-related site]
Approximately 5 minutes by car
City of Swimming Carp (Shimabara Shimeisou:opportunity to try green tea & make traditional Japanese sweets)
Approximately 10 minutes by car
Stay at a hotel in Shimabara city

Day 5

Hotel in Shimabara city
Car or shuttle bus (approximately 2 hours 30 minutes)
Fukuoka Airport

Alternatively

Hotel in Shimabara city
Car or shuttle bus (approximately 1 hour 30 minutes)
Nagasaki Airport

Attractions on the 3rd day

St. Maximilian Kolbe Memorial Museum & Lourdes

St. Maximilian Kolbe Memorial Museum & Lourdes [Catholic-related site]

The official website Click here

Vist Unzen 'jigoku' (sulphur hot springs)

Vist Unzen "jigoku" (sulphur hot springs) [Catholic-related site]

The official website Click here

Dejima (opportunity to try wearing a Japanese kimono) The official website Click here

Obama Footbath & Opportunity to experience a traditional hot spring cookery method The official website Click here

Attractions on the 4th day

Remains of Hara Castle & Arima Christian Heritage Museum

Remains of Hara Castle & Arima Christian Heritage Museum [Catholic-related site]

The official website Click here

Shimabara Castle [Catholic-related site] The official website Click here

City of Swimming Carp (Shimabara Shimeisou:opportunity to try green tea & make traditional Japanese sweets) The official website Click here

Additional Information

Hotel Information The official website Click here