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...

Sights

Semi-submersible ship  “Sata-dei-Go”

Semi-submersible ship “Sata-de...

View colorful fish and corals of the beautif...

Yogan Nagisa Trail

Yogan Nagisa Trail

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

Kagoshima City

Kagoshima City

Kagoshima City is the capital of Kagoshima p...

Sakurajima Yogan Nagisa Park &Foot Spa

Sakurajima Yogan Nagisa Park &Fo...

About 5 minutes walk from Sakurajima Port. T...

Kanoya Air Base Museum

Kanoya Air Base Museum

Historical museum of Japanese Self-Defence A...

Akune Oshima Island

Akune Oshima Island

Akune Oshima island which is about 4km aroun...

Event & Art

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

TERUKUNI SHRINE ROKUGATSUDO...

start : Jul. 15, 2024〜Jul. 16, 2024

Shinonome-no Sato Hydrangea Viewing (2024)<br /> /  東雲の里 あじさいまつり

Shinonome-no Sato Hydrangea...

start : Jun. 01, 2024〜Jun. 30, 2024

International Exchange Party <br />~ Harty Party 2024 ~

International Exchange Part...

start : May. 19, 2024

Food & Drink