Hakata Port Tower

Currently Open [Closes at 10:00 pm]
  • Address: Bayside Place Hakata , 14-1 Chikkohonmachi, Hakata Ward, Fukuoka, Fukuoka Prefecture 812-0021, Japan, Fukuoka-shi
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +81-922910573
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Tower, Observation Deck

Built in 1964, this was the original Fukuoka Tower, and it's still one of the city's major landmarks. 103 metres high, with the observation deck at about 70 metres from the ground, the tower is worth a quick look, especially as entry is free. Don't expect the bells and whistles of the more illustrious new Fukuoka Tower. In fact, this is now much more appreciated for it's non-tourist-trap vibe. The charm is further heightened by the tower's kitschy red color. Whether you're here at day or night, the view is magical.

  • Hakozaki Line and KukoLine stop Nakasukawabata Station
  • Buses 46, 46-1, 47, 48, 48-1, 63, 90, 99, 161 stop ChikkoHonmachi(Bayside Street)(bus)

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  • Hakata Port Tower Address: Bayside Place Hakata , 14-1 Chikkohonmachi, Hakata Ward, Fukuoka, Fukuoka Prefecture 812-0021, Japan, Fukuoka-shi
  • Hakata Port Tower Contact Number: +81-922910573
  • Hakata Port Tower Timing: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Hakata Port Tower Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Hakata Port Tower(preferred time): 10:00 am - 09:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Hakata Port Tower: 00:30 Mins
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  • 12.19% of people who visit Fukuoka-shi include Hakata Port Tower in their plan

  • 34.38% of people start their Hakata Port Tower visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Hakata Port Tower

Monday, Wednesday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Hakata Port Tower

People normally club together Nishi Park and Kego Park while planning their visit to Hakata Port Tower.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Admission is for Free! The 70m high tower gives you an excellent view of Hakata and its waterways. To get there from the Hakata Station ride bus 99 which will take you to the tower and other scenic destinations

  • The place with great views day and night. You can get here about 7 minutes to walk from Hakata port. The height of this tower is 102 meters, and there is a observation desk at 70 meters height. Night views are more beautiful than day views. Near this tower, there is Bayside place which has drug stores, restaurants, super market, convenience store etc. If you are stay at Fukuoka, here is the one of the good places to visit.

  • Old tower, tower iron frame also should be painted grey color instead of readbrown color.

  • Free entry, nice view for fukuoka city.

  • Lively port with restaurant, supermarket and much more. Even better during summer.

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