FUKUOKA, Japan – “Fukuoka Welcome Campaign” is collaboratively carried out by the commercial and other facilities in Fukuoka to welcome foreign tourists with special offers and presents.
Since February, 2013, the campaign has been held every year during Chinese New Year, which was the busiest tourist time of the year, but it is going to be held in autumn as the number of foreign tourists has been increasing all year round.
With many shopping and gourmet spots crammed up in a small area, Fukuoka has gained a high reputation as a tourist destination and is attracting an increasing number of tourists.
Official Name: FUKUOKA WELCOME CAMPAIGN AUTUMN 2015
Campaign Period: Sep. 26th (Sat) – Oct. 18 (Sun), 2015
Sponsor: We Love Tenjin Council and LOVE FM International Broadcasting Co., Ltd.
Supporters: Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Convention & Visitors Bureau (Subject to Change)
Cooperators: Kyushu District Transport Bureau and Kyushu Tourism Promotion Organization
Executive Office: FUKUOKA WELCOME CAMPAIGN Executive Office （LOVE FM International Broadcasting Co., Ltd.）
1. Brochures including information on tax exemption and attractive shopping spots in Fukuoka will be distributed.
Discounts, free gifts and other benefits will be offered to foreign tourists visiting Fukuoka during the campaign period.
*Please present your passport or ID to get the offers.
Special Campaign; Yame green tea bag will be offered to those visiting the facilities affiliated with the present campaign.
3. Three-Way Telephone Interpretation Service Available During the Campaign
The service will be provided in 8 Languages (Korean, English, Chinese, Thai, Vietnamese, Spanish, Portuguese, and French)
Affiliate Facilities as of Sep. 1st, 2015
Futata the Flag Tenjin
Iwataya Main Building
Daimaru Fukuoka Tenjin
Tenjin Underground Shopping Mall
Canal City Hakata
JR Hakata City
Marinoa City Fukuoka