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.

Yunohira Observatory

Yunohira Observatory

There are 3 observatories in Sakurajima; Yun...

Furusato Hotspring

Furusato Hotspring

[Notice]
Furusato Hotspring has been c...

Kagoshima Chuo Station Area

Kagoshima Chuo Station Area

Kagoshima Chuo station area is getting activ...

Kagoshima City Museum of Art

Kagoshima City Museum of Art

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

Sengan-en (Iso garden)

Sengan-en (Iso garden)

Senganen which was a summer villa and contai...

Mt. Sakurajima

Mt. Sakurajima

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

Amami Oshima

Amami Oshima

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

Yoron

Yoron

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

Kagoshima City Aquarium “Io World”

Kagoshima City Aquarium “Io Wor...

The aquarium introduces sea creatures which ...

Miyama (Higashiichiki) The Town of Satsuma pottery

Miyama (Higashiichiki) The Town of Sa...

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

Mishima Islands & Toshima Islands

Mishima Islands & Toshima Islands

Non touristic but beautiful islands remain l...

Jambo-mochi

Jambo-mochi

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

April , 2018

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Event & Art

KUSHIKINO BEACH HORSE RACE 2018  (KUSHIKINO HAMA-KEIBA TAIKAI /  串木野浜競馬大会 2018)

KUSHIKINO BEACH HORSE RACE ...

start : Apr. 15, 2018

DUATHLON in MINAMI-SATSUMA 2018 <br />(第21回デュアスロンin南さつま)

DUATHLON in MINAMI-SATSUMA ...

start : Mar. 18, 2018

RYOMA HONEYMOON WALK in KIRISHIMA 2018 <br />(第22回 龍馬ハネムーンウォーク in 霧島)

RYOMA HONEYMOON WALK in KIR...

start : Mar. 17, 2018〜Feb. 18, 2018

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