Located on a narrow sandbank, “Uminonakamichi,” surrounded by Hakata Bay and the Genkai-nada Sea, the Uminonakamichi Seaside Park is a large national park, stretching about six kilometers from east to west with a total area of about 300 hectares. You can enjoy beautiful seasonal flowers all throughout the year, as well as various leisure activities such as “Animal Forest” where you can interact with animals, including squirrel monkeys, capybaras, and outdoor leisure pools in the urban area.
There is a 12-kilometer cycling course which helps you explore around this large park. We also recommend you to enjoy the stunning scenery while feeling the sea breeze along the seaside course. Rental bicycles for adults, children, and two-riders (tandem bicycles) are also available. You can bring your own bicycles into the park too.
The Shiomidai Lookout is a recommended spot where you can take in a panoramic view of the Genkai-nada Sea!
※ Please note that swimming in the sea inside the park is prohibited.
In the park, visitors can enjoy a variety of seasonal flowers all year around.
This open animal forest provides a closer inter-relationship with about 500 animals of 500 species. You are welcome to feed goats, sheep, and waterfowls, and hold guinea pigs on your lap in the “Petting Animal Farm.”
There are all sorts of attractions that adults and children alike can enjoy all day!
The park is full of fun attractions for both adults and children.
The large leisure pool “Uminonakamichi Sunshine Pool” is open during the summer season!
The rhythmic “Splash Fountain” and a splash pad, “Jabujabu Pond,” with the water depth of 20 to 30 cm are also recommended.
The Forest House, designed under the theme of “hands-on nature learning,” provides you with a chance of enjoyiong woodworking free of charge, using plants or scrap wood found in the park.
There are also lots of different souvenirs.
Please note that some items posted may be out of stock or unavailable depending on the season.
The park holds various events at the best time of spring flowers. Let’s enjoy the spring season in a picnic mood. There are also a variety of events such as interactions with animals and craft fairs on weekends.
A food festival where many catering cars, including B-class gourmet, get together! The No. 1 most popular catering car will be chosen by visitors’votes.
The park holds various events to enjoy beautiful roses at their best.
The “Beetle House,” where you can interact with stag beetles and rhinoceros beetles, is open during the summer vacation period (at Animal Forest).
You can fully enjoy outdoor activities such as BBQ lecture courses and canoeing under an autumn sky.
The park holds various events at the best time of autumn flowers.There are also a variety of events such as interactions with animals and craft fairs on weekends.
At the Outdoor Theater as the main venue, the event is held only at Christmas time. A magnificent picture is drawn on the park grounds with the light of 10,000 candles. The light from the flickering candles creates a fantastic and romantic atmosphere.
Please note that all events are subject to change without notice.