Kagoshima City

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.

Cat Shrine in Sengan-en (猫神社)

Cat Shrine in Sengan-en (猫神社)

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

Jambo-mochi

Jambo-mochi

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

Kagoshima Hall of Modern Literature & Kagoshima Marchen Hall

Kagoshima Hall of Modern Literature &...

The museum presents novelists who related to...

Hirakawa Zoo

Hirakawa Zoo

Over 200 kinds animals including koalas, Pol...

Shoko Shuseikan

Shoko Shuseikan

Shimadzu's historical museum located next to...

Udon noodle in Sakurajima ferry

Udon noodle in Sakurajima ferry

Japanese noodle "udon" has a simple taste, b...

Amami Oshima

Amami Oshima

The island is blessed with the cobalt blue s...

Yoron

Yoron

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

Jambo-mochi

Jambo-mochi

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

Mishima Islands & Toshima Islands

Mishima Islands & Toshima Islands

Non touristic but beautiful islands remain l...

Waterfront’s New Spot “DOLPHIN PORT”

Waterfront’s New Spot “DO...

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

Kagoshima City Aquarium “Io World”

Kagoshima City Aquarium “Io Wor...

The aquarium introduces sea creatures which ...

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