town in Kishima district, Saga prefecture, Japan

Kohoku (江北町) is a town in Saga Prefecture, Japan.

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By plane edit

The nearest airport is Saga Airport (Ariake Saga Airport). It is the only airport in Saga prefecture, and as part of the airport utilization promotion measures (fare subsidy) by the prefecture and the local business community , it is possible to use a shared taxi between Kohoku Town and the airport (about 50 minutes, ¥1500).

In addition, Fukuoka Airport is the nearest airport other than the service route of Saga Airport, and it connects with Kohoku Town via the Fukuoka Municipal Subway that connects the airport and Hakata Station, or the bus that connects the airport and Saga Station.

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Kyushu Railway Company (JR Kyushu) runsctrains to 1 Hizen Yamaguchi Station   (肥前山口駅) on Nagasaki Main Line and Sasebo Line.

By bus edit

Yutoku Bus:

  • Saga City - Ogi City (Ashikari / Ushizu) -Kohoku Town - Shiroishi Town - Kashima City
  • Saga City-Ogi City (Ashikari / Ushizu) -Kohoku Town - Omachi Town - Takeo City

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  • National Highway - National Road No. 34 , Route 207
  • Saga Prefectural Road- Saga Prefectural Road No. 35 Taku Kohoku Line, Saga Prefectural Road No. 339 Kohoku Ashikari Line

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  • Shiraki Panorama Koen
  • Shiraki Mausoleum Shrine
  • Shiraki Mausoleum and Confucius Statue
  • Batokan'nondo KusunokiTatsuki
  • Substitute Kannon Temple
  • Nagasaki Highway Odajuku
  • Sekikawa Family Residence: along the Nagasaki Highway in Ueda. It was built as a bank office and residence in the middle of the Meiji era.
  • Zazenseki at Tatsuzawa Temple
  • Sixteen Arhats stone structure
  • Zazenseki at Takizawa Temple

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  • Meiko Riverside Park
  • Hidamarinooka Park
  • Sakurayama Park

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  • Shiraki Confucius Statue Festival (April 21, September 21)
  • Tenshisha Gion (early July)
  • Ancient Bonfire Festival (November)

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Routes through Kohoku
SagaOgi  N   S  KashimaNagasaki

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