Update Blog

Stay away from hazardous (steep) areas

Jul. 08, 2018

Because of the heavy rain, the risk of landslides is increasing. Please stay away from hazardous (steep) areas liable to landslides and rivers. Informat...

Walk Across The Sea to Chiringa-shima

Walk Across The Sea to Chiringa-shima

Jul. 04, 2018

Click HERE for information about the sandbar appearance times (July & August 2018) (important: the sandbar linking the island to the mainland is only ...

2018 ROKUGATSUDO SCHEDULE

2018 ROKUGATSUDO SCHEDULE

Jul. 01, 2018

Rokugatsudo season is coming. Rokugatsudo is held only in the area which used to be the Satsuma Domain and it is related to a Shimazu lord. Details abo...

Nyubai (入梅)

Nyubai (入梅)

Jun. 08, 2018

  This year, June 11 (Mon) is Nyubai. Nyubai is one of the specific days for seasons other than the twenty-four divisions (24節季) of a year.  ...

TANABATA,  A Story of Tragic Love

TANABATA, A Story of Tragic Love

Jun. 07, 2018

Tanabata July 7th is Tanabata (七夕). Tanabata (七夕) was inspired by the famous Chinese folklore story, "The Princess and the Cowherd". People decorate b...

Sights

Kagoshima Hall of Modern Literature & Kagoshima Marchen Hall

Kagoshima Hall of Modern Literature &...

The museum presents novelists who related to...

Miyama (Higashiichiki) The Town of Satsuma pottery

Miyama (Higashiichiki) The Town of Sa...

Our Satsuma-yaki has over 400 years history...

Sogi-no-Taki Waterfall

Sogi-no-Taki Waterfall

The Sogi-no-Taki waterfalls which are 120m w...

Kurokami Buried Shrine Gate

Kurokami Buried Shrine Gate

The ash and the pumice of the huge eruption ...

Natural Sand Steam Bath

Natural Sand Steam Bath

The sand steam baths of Ibusuki is unique in...

HANASE PARK (Hanase Koen  / 花瀬公園)

HANASE PARK (Hanase Koen / 花瀬公園)

This park is located in the Southern part of...

August , 2018

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Event & Art

SAKURAJIMA SUMMER PLEASURE FERRY CRUISE 2018 <br />(SAKURAJIMA NORYO KANKO-SEN 2018 /<br />桜島納涼観光船2018)

SAKURAJIMA SUMMER PLEASURE ...

start : Aug. 01, 2018〜Aug. 31, 2018

KANOYA MARINE FESTA 2018

start : Jul. 15, 2018

SPIDER FIGHT FESTIVAL @ KAJIKI TOWN 2018<BR>(KUMO GASSEN / くも合戦大会)

SPIDER FIGHT FESTIVAL @ KAJ...

start : Jun. 17, 2018

Food & Drink