Leave the kids behind when visiting this entertainment district. Located on an island on the Naka River, and founded as a recreational area for local samurai and merchants a few centuries ago, the neighborhood has now become the city's most popular nightspot. It's easy to know when you've arrived - the whole place is lit up by vivid neon lights.
Now, there are two reasons to come here. The first and more innocent reason is the food. Every kind of Japanse cuisine imagnable is available here, the most famous of which is the Hakata Ramen. But once you get past that, know that this is the's city's main red-light area. Cabaret bars, lingerie-pubs, massage parlours and brothels make up the majority of the establishments. As a result, on average, the neighborhood sees about 60000 visitors daily.
Also on location is the Fukuoka Art Museum, which gives the neighborhood a little daytime appeal.
Nakasu Travel Tips
- 18 bridges in total connect the island to both sides of the rive.
Entrance Ticket Details For Nakasu
- Individual establishments may have their own opening hours.
- Individual establishments may have their own ticket prices.
How to Reach Nakasu
- Subway lines Hakozaki/Blue and Kuko/Yellow stop Nakasukawabata Station
- Subway line Nanakuma/Green stop Tenjinminami Station
- Buses 1, 3, 7, 12, 13, 51, 52, 52-1, 56, 57, 61, 71, 74, 77, 78, 79, 100, 140, 161, 420, 610, 620, 630, W stop Higashi Nakasu
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48.23% of people who visit Fukuoka-shi include Nakasu in their plan
09 AM - 10 AM
30.77% of people start their Nakasu visit around 09 AM - 10 AM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Nakasu
64.1% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Nakasu