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2024 ROKUGATSUDO SCHEDULE

2024 ROKUGATSUDO SCHEDULE

Jul. 13, 2024

Rokugatsudo season is coming. Rokugatsudo is held only in the area in where are used to be Sa tsuma Domain, and they are related to a Shimazu lord. Det...

TANABATA,  A Story of Tragic Love

TANABATA, A Story of Tragic Love

Jul. 01, 2024

July 7th is the Star Festival, in Japanese "Tanabata (七夕)". Tanabata (七夕) was inspired by the famous Chinese folklore story, "The Princess and the C...

Summer Purification (夏越しの祓)

Summer Purification (夏越しの祓)

Jun. 27, 2024

In Japan, since ancient times, there has been a custom of performing a purification ceremony at an age known as the age of misfortune, when a house is buil...

Walk Across The Sea to Chiringa-shima

Walk Across The Sea to Chiringa-shima

Jun. 11, 2024

  Click HERE for information about the sandbar appearance times ( June & July 2024) (Important: the sandbar linking the island to the mainland i...

Heavy Rain and Emergency Shelter

Heavy Rain and Emergency Shelter

May. 27, 2024

Heavy rainfall is likely to continue. A Landslide Warning Level 3, evacuation for the elderly, etc., has been issued for the entire city at 6:00 p.m. ...

Sights

Yoron

Yoron

Yoron is a small but the first class resort ...

Mt. Sakurajima

Mt. Sakurajima

Mt. Sakurajima lying only 4km away from Kago...

Yogan Nagisa Trail

Yogan Nagisa Trail

This is a 3km walking path, extend west from...

Kamafuta Shrine (竃蓋神社)

Kamafuta Shrine (竃蓋神社)

This shrine is located at the seashore in Ei...

Cape Sata

Cape Sata

Sata cape is the most southern tip of Japan ...

Kagoshima Space Observation

Kagoshima Space Observation

Only Space observation centers in Japan are ...

Event & Art

【SUMMER FESTIVAL】<br />ICHIKI-KUSHIKINO SUMMER FESTA <br />(いちき串木野サマーフェスタ)

【SUMMER FESTIVAL】
IC...

start : Jul. 27, 2024

OGIONSAA (おぎおんさあ) 2024

OGIONSAA (おぎおんさあ) 2024

start : Jul. 20, 2024〜Jul. 21, 2024

TERUKUNI SHRINE ROKUGATSUDO 2024<br />(照国神社六月灯)

TERUKUNI SHRINE ROKUGATSUDO...

start : Jul. 15, 2024〜Jul. 16, 2024

Food & Drink