【Firefly Viewing】
HIRABO FIREFLY FESTIVAL
(HIRABO HOTARU-no SATO HOTARU-MATSURI /
ひらぼうほたるの里「ほたる祭り」)

【Firefly Viewing】 <br />HIRABO FIREFLY FESTIVAL  <br />(HIRABO HOTARU-no SATO HOTARU-MATSURI / <br />ひらぼうほたるの里「ほたる祭り」)

The Hirabo area is located in Kihoku town, Kanoya city. The water and the air are very clear and there are some different kinds of wild fireflies in this area.
The area holds a firefly viewing event and many people enjoy the beautiful view.
On the 26th of May, a farm products sale will be held. People sell udon noodles and soba noodles as well.
During the period, you can check the approximate numbers of fireflies at the official site (Japanese only).
Location: Drive up on Route 504 and turn right at Kanoya City Hall, Kihoku Branch on to Prefectural Route 72. About 5 minutes’ drive after that.

Start May. 26, 2018 〜 Jun. 02, 2018

18:30 ~

Genre

Firefly viewing

Zip893-0203
Address

Hirabo, Kihoku town, Kanoya city,
Kagoshima prefecture

PlaceAround Hirabo Kasseika Center
Parking

Available (30 spaces)

Fee

Free

Contact Kanoya City Hall Kihoku Branch
TEL: 099-486-1111
Webhttp://island.geocities.jp/hirabouhotarunosato/schedule.html
Kanoya Air Base Museum

Kanoya Air Base Museum

Historical museum of Japanese Self-Defence A...

Takatouge Tsutsujigaoka Park

Takatouge Tsutsujigaoka Park

Seasonal flowers bloom all the year around. ...

Kihoku Astronomical Observation

Kihoku Astronomical Observation

Kihoku town had been chosen as the location ...

Kirishimagaoka Park

Kirishimagaoka Park

The park located on the hill south-west of K...

Kihoku Uwaba Park

Kihoku Uwaba Park

360 panoramic view of Mt. Sakurajima on the ...

Kagoshima Space Observation

Kagoshima Space Observation

Only Space observation centers in Japan are ...

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...

Kagoshima City Aquarium “Io World”

Kagoshima City Aquarium “Io Wor...

The aquarium introduces sea creatures which ...

Waterfront’s New Spot “DOLPHIN PORT”

Waterfront’s New Spot “DO...

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

May , 2024

U M T W R F S
 
  
   

Event & Art

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

International Exchange Part...

start : May. 19, 2024

SAKURAJIMA and ARTISTIC FIR...

start : Apr. 13, 2024

team bub. BUBBLE TOUR 2024 in Kagoshima

team bub. BUBBLE TOUR 2024 ...

start : Mar. 30, 2024

Food & Drink