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Shopping Mall / Shopping Street Spots in Fukuoka Area

  • Canal City Hakata
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Fukuokashihakataku Sumiyoshi 1-2
    A major commercial facility standing on the banks of the Naka River. In addition to shops and restaurants, the facility is also adjoined by a movie theater and a performing arts theater. The Ramen Stadium area, filled with branch restaurants from famous ramen purveyors throughout Japan, is a popular place to check out. In the evening, visitors can enjoy a magnificent water fountain show that makes use of projection mapping in the Sun Plaza on floor B1. Free baby stroller rentals available.
  • Hakata Bus Terminal
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Fukuokashihakataku Hakataekichuougai 2-1
    The Hakata Bus Terminal, from which scheduled and high-speed buses leave and return from trips around Fukuoka City, has one underground and nine above ground floors with stores for clothing and accessories, sundries, daily goods and foodstuffs. Just a one-minute walk from JR Hakata Station’s Hakata Exit, it is convenient for both tourists and shoppers. From the first floor run local scheduled buses and from the third run high-speed buses going to Honshu and other areas around Kyushu.
  • Marinoacity Fukuoka
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Fukuokashinishiku Odo 2-12-30
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Fukuokashichuouku Tenjin 1-11-11
    TENJIN CORE is a fashion building built by the Nishitetsu Group on the underground second floor to the eighth floor, and is 43 years old as of April 2019. There are many shops, including clothing and accessory shops, general merchandise shops and gourmet food shops in the building. It is located about three minutes on foot from the Fukuoka City Subway Line’s Tenjin Station.
  • RIVERWALK Kitakyushu
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Kitakyushushikokurakitaku Muromachi 1-1-1
    Surrounded by gorgeous nature and history, Riverwalk Kitakyushu is a facility with various functions including culture, art, information and commerce. Visitors can enjoy the open spaces of Ogura Castle, Murasaki River and Katsuyama Park while doing their shopping or going to the art museum or theater. The abundance of events makes people want to visit over and over again. The Riverwalk is approximately three minutes on foot from the JR Nishi-Kokura Station and approximately ten minutes from the JR Kokura Station.
  • ChaCha Town Kokura
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Kitakyushushikokurakitaku Sunatsu 3-1-1
    This is a large commercial complex located in Sunatsu, with an array of shops and facilities lined up together inside including consumer electronics, daily sundries, restaurants, and a movie theater. The symbol of the complex is a large Ferris wheel of height 60 meters and diameter of 50 meters, from which one can look out over Kokura. Of the 36 gondolas just two are transparent and visitors often form a line to use them. Events such as concerts and illuminations are held throughout the year, bringing in a lot of visitors.
  • Iwataya Main Shop
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Fukuokashichuouku Tenjin 2-5-35
    This traditional department store opened in 1936 as the first railroad terminal department store in Kyushu. Its roots extend all the way back to 1754, when it operated as a kimono shop. A passageway connects the main building and the new annex, and inside you can find everything from men’s and ladies’ fashion to household goods, food items, cosmetics, interior goods, jewelry, restaurants, and more. For customers with children in tow, there are also brands aimed at kids. With the largest selection of goods in Kyushu, there is something here for everyone. The nearest station is Nishitetsu Fukuoka (Tenjin) Station.
  • Hakata DEITOS
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Fukuokashihakataku Hakataekichuougai 1-1
    Located inside JR Hakata City, Hakata DEITOS, conveniently situated near the Chikushi Exit of Hakata Station, is a sightseeing spot in and of itself. The two stories above ground and one below are filled with a variety of restaurants and souvenir shops. Hakata Ramen Street on the second floor is home to numerous popular Hakata ramen, udon, and soba restaurants. Seasonal events are else held in the facility. Located inside JR Hakata Station.
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    Fukuoka Pref. Fukuokashihakataku Hakataekichuougai 1-1 Inside Hakata Station
  • IMS Inter Media Station
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Fukuokashichuouku Tenjin 1-7-11
    With two floors underground and 14 floors above ground, fashion building IMS Inter Media Station offers furnishings and daily sundries as well as a facility with culture clubs and halls. Here one can borrow a stroller for free and use not only within IMS but the whole of the Tenjin area. It is a three-minute walk from either the subway’s Tenjin Station or Nishitetsu Fukuoka Tenjin Station.
  • Kaikyo Plaza
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Kitakyushushimojiku Minatomachi 5-1
    The Kaikyo Plaza born in old Mojiko, with views of the Kanmon Straits traversed by the ships of the world, matches the retro with a modern townscape and offers local cuisine and unique Mojiko restaurants. In addition, one can experience making gel candles, music boxes and stained glass. It is a two-minute walk from JR Mojiko Station.
  • Tenjin VIVRE
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Fukuokashichuouku Tenjin 1-11-1
    VIVRE Hall on the eighth floor of the Tenjin VIVRE shopping mall is known nationwide. The live house operating here for over 30 years is a well-known multi-purpose hall with excellent acoustics. It is around a three-minute walk from Nishitetsu Fukuoka Tenjin Station or subway Kuko Line Tenjin Station. As VIVRE has no on-site parking, one must use nearby parking facilities when traveling by car. 
  • Hakata Ribayan Mall
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Fukuokashihakataku Shimokawabatamachi 3-1
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Kasuyagunhisayamamachi Yamada 1111
    Large-scale shopping center that boasts a floor space equivalent to 5 Tokyo Domes. Within the spacious lot, you’ll find fashion, everyday goods, restaurants and over 100 shops lined up. With a movie theater, a barbeque area, and a zoo where you can touch rare animals like capybaras, wallabies, and iguanas, there is plenty here for you and your family to enjoy.
  • AEON MALL Fukuoka
    Fukuoka Kasuya-gun Kasuyamachi Sakado Oinoki 192-1
  • Hakata Kawabata Shopping Arcade
    Fukuoka Pref. Fukuokashihakataku Kamikawabatamachi
    A 400-meter-long shopping arcade located in Hakata Ward, Fukuoka City. Some 100 establishments line the arcade, from restaurants serving local Hakata specialties to souvenir shops and more. An exhibition on the local Yamakasa festival can be viewed year-round in the Kawabata Zenzai Hiroba plaza. There are also many temples and shrines nearby and the area is frequented by tourists.
  • Youme Town Hakata
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Fukuokashihigashiku Higashihama 1-1-1
    A shopping mall located in Higashi Ward, Fukuoka City. The mall's numerous tenants include fashionable clothing stores, lifestyle goods shops, and restaurants; the mall also regularly holds events and special sales. Fully compliant with new laws governing universal design, the mall is designed to accommodate people of all ages and abilities.
  • Fukuoka Parco Shinkan
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Fukuokashichuouku Tenjin 2-11-1
    A shopping complex located in Chuo Ward, Fukuoka City. Consisting of six floors aboveground and two below, some 45 tenants are housed inside, including fashionable apparel stores, lifestyle good shops, and cafes. Connected to the main Fukuoka Parco building via a passageway, the complex is frequented by locals and many others.
  • Moji Akarenga Place
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Kitakyushushimojiku Dairihonmachi 3-11-1
    A tourist attraction, located in Moji Ward, Kitakyushu City, which makes use of the former Sapporo Beer Kyushu Plant. There are a variety of facilities here for visitors to enjoy, such as the Kitakyushu Beer & Brick Museum in Moji, a museum with exhibits on the history of beer; and the Museum of the Sapporo Beer Breweries, a designated National Cultural Property. Visited by large numbers of tourists, there's also a restaurant and cafe.
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Fukuoka Pref. Fukuokashihakataku Hakataekichuougai 9-1
    A mall connected directly to Hakata Station. The Hakata Marui department store serves as the core tenant, but the mall is filled with a variety of establishments, including restaurants, fashionable apparel shops, bridal ware stores, and health clinics. Designed around the concept of serving as a great place to take a break, there are various cafes on each floor as well.

Fukuoka Main Areas


The most northerly of Kyushu island's prefectures, Fukuoka comprises castle towns, seaside parks, and Hakata ramen, one of Japan's most famous noodle dishes. Whether due to its good location or its unique charm, the prefecture's capital, Fukuoka city, has been voted one of the most desirable places to live in the country—a close-knit community, a thriving food scene, and accessible nature combine for irresistibly laid-back city vibes.

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