Just a short trip from Fukuoka!
Arao - A city filled with opportunities to learn,
things to experience, and places of fun.
Located in northwest Kumamoto Prefecture, Arao City is about 90 minutes by car from Fukuoka Airport. Visit the birthplace of people with strong connections to China, experience pottery making and nashi pear picking, and have fun at western Japan's largest leisure park. It's also the perfect place to stop by on your way to Nagasaki by ferry. Please enjoy a fulfilling time spent in Arao.