Kagoshima City

Kagoshima City

Kagoshima City is the capital of Kagoshima prefecture. The city originally prospered as the castle town of Lord Shimadzu, and was the first city to introduce western civilization to Japan. Today, it is the largest City in Southern Kyushu with over 605,500 people. Kagoshima City nestled on the west shore of beautiful Kinko Bay with majestic Mt. Sakurajima is referred to as the Naples of the Orient. Kagoshima is the city of history and nature.

Tenmonkan Area

Terukuni Shrine (照国神社)

Terukuni Shrine (照国神社)

Terukuni Shrine is the most visited shrine i...

Tenmonkan Area

Tenmonkan Area

"Tenmonkan" is the most active and prosperou...

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Kagoshima Chuo Station Area

Kagoshima Chuo Station Area

Kagoshima Chuo Station Area

Kagoshima Chuo station area is getting activ...

KAGOSHIMA CULTURE CRAFT VILLAGE (かごしま文化工芸村)

KAGOSHIMA CULTURE CRAFT VILLAGE (かご...

Kagoshima Culture Craft Village is surrounde...

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Shiroyama Area

Shiroyama Area

Shiroyama Area

Shiroyama is located in Culture Zone which i...

Kagoshima City Museum of Art

Kagoshima City Museum of Art

Art works of Kagoshima's famous Japanese pai...

Goromon gate at the ruins of Kagoshima Castle

Goromon gate at the ruins of Kagoshim...

Goromon is the largest castle gate in Japan,...

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Waterfront Area

Monument of Arriving of St. Francisco Xavier

Monument of Arriving of St. Francisco...

Spanish missionary Francisco Xavier took his...

Waterfront’s New Spot “DOLPHIN PORT”

Waterfront’s New Spot “DO...

Kagoshima's newest spot "Dolphin Port" opene...

Yorimichi Cruise

Yorimichi Cruise

Enjoy the veiw of Sakurajima and Kinko bay f...

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Iso Area

Jambo-mochi

Jambo-mochi

Jambo is Kagoshima's local sweet. It is rice...

Kagoshima Bay Cruise

Kagoshima Bay Cruise

If you want to enjoy the cruise by yourselve...

Cat Shrine in Sengan-en (猫神社)

Cat Shrine in Sengan-en (猫神社)

This is a shrine for cat lovers.
Shrin...

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Sakurajima

Sakurajima Yogan Nagisa Park &Foot Spa

Sakurajima Yogan Nagisa Park &Fo...

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

Yogan Nagisa Trail

Yogan Nagisa Trail

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

Furusato Hotspring

Furusato Hotspring

[Notice]
Furusato Hotspring has been c...

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Other Places of Interest

Kagoshima-ken Gokoku Shraine <br />(鹿児島縣護国神社)

Kagoshima-ken Gokoku Shraine
(...

This shrine was built to enshrine the victim...

Museum of the Meiji Restoration (Ishin Furusato-kan / 維新ふるさと館)

Museum of the Meiji Restoration (Ishi...

Museum about the history of Kagoshima mainly...

Kagoshima Municipal Science Hall (鹿児島市立科学館)

Kagoshima Municipal Science Hall (鹿...

This is a place where people can learn about...

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June , 2024

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Event & Art

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

SAKURAJIMA and ARTISTIC FIR...

start : Apr. 13, 2024

Food & Drink