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.

Museum of Archeological history / Furusato Koko rekishi-kan

Museum of Archeological history / Fur...

The museum exhibits artifacts and presents a...

Shiroyama Observatory

Shiroyama Observatory

You can over look the City, Kinko Bay, Sakur...

Shoko Shuseikan

Shoko Shuseikan

Shimadzu's historical museum located next to...

Yunohira Observatory

Yunohira Observatory

There are 3 observatories in Sakurajima; Yun...

Sakurjima Visitor Center

Sakurjima Visitor Center

Small size volcano museum.It shows you the m...

Sengan-en (Iso garden)

Sengan-en (Iso garden)

Senganen which was a summer villa and contai...

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...

Kagoshima City Aquarium “Io World”

Kagoshima City Aquarium “Io Wor...

The aquarium introduces sea creatures which ...

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...

March , 2019

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Event & Art

The Job Fair in Kagoshima f...

start : Mar. 25, 2019

KAGOSHIMA MARATHON 2019

KAGOSHIMA MARATHON 2019

start : Mar. 03, 2019

LAKE IMUTA UME MARATHON RACE 2019 <br />(第39回いむた池梅マラソン大会)

LAKE IMUTA UME MARATHON RAC...

start : Feb. 24, 2019

Food & Drink