What to
See & Do
Experience Restaurants
and cafes
Souvenirs Sample

Welcome to Kagoshima City


Access from major cities

From Tokyo (Haneda Airport) to Kagoshima Airport
Approx. 1 hr and 50 mins by plane
From Osaka (Itami Airport/Osaka Airport) to Kagoshima Airport
1 hr and 15 mins by plane
From Kagoshima Airport to Kagoshima Chuo Station
Minimum 38 mins by airport shuttle bus
From Fukuoka (Hakata Station) to Kagoshima Chuo Station
Approx. 1 hr and 15 mins by Shinkansen


Seasonal attractions

Seasonal Attractions

  • Kotsuki River Bank

    A relaxing and beautiful cherry blossom tree-lined river in a historical site.

    View more
  • Sengan-en

    Stunning stately home and gardens overlooking the magnificent Sakurajima

    View more
  • Hirakawa Zoological Park

    (A unique) Zoo with a great view of Sakurajima and even a footbath!

    View more
  • New Japan Aviation Co.,LTD.

    A short hop to Sakurajima – Spectacular sightseeing flight

    View more
  • Bicycle Rental

    Tour around Sakurajima

    View more
  • Tenmonkan Mujaki Main Rastaurant

    Famous for Shirokuma shaved ice, a Kagoshima specialty

    View more
  • Jigenji Somen Nagashi

    Enjoy nagashi somen amidst nature

    View more
  • 【Kagoshima Kayaks】A half-day Sakurajima kayaking tour

    Kayaking while viewing Sakurajima

    View more
  • Iso Beach

    Popular beach with a superb view of Sakurajima

    View more
  • Kagoshima Kinko Bay Summer Night Fireworks Festival

    One of the largest fireworks festival in Kyushu is held with Sakurajima and Kinko Bay in the background

    View more
  • Ohara Festival

    Southern Kyushu’s largest festival joined by 20,000 dancers

    View more
  • Sengan-en

    Stunning stately home and gardens overlooking the magnificent Sakurajima

    View more
  • Rental bicycle

    Experience the magnificent Sakurajima through cycling!

    View more
  • Sightseeing flight: Sakurajima course

    Experience stunning panoramic views of Sakurajima by Cessna!

    View more
  • Jigenji Park

    Relaxing park surrounded by nature in historical area.

    View more
  • Tenmonkan

    Illumination with nearly 1 million LEDs

    View more
  • Kagomma Furusato YATAIMURA

    Lots of superior Kagoshima foods are available. Heart-warming food stalls near Chuo Station

    View more
  • “Sakurajima” Yogan Nagisa Park Footbath

    One of Japan’s longest footbaths at the foot of the active volcano

    View more
  • Io World Kagoshima City Aquarium

    Attractive exhibitions with various themes such as the Kuroshio Current and “Sea of Nansei Islands”

    View more
  • Kagoshima City Museum of Art

    A worth seeing collection of modern Western paintings and traditional crafts

    View more

The number of accesses to this site is rapidly increasing! Noteworthy popular page ranking

Access Ranking

We use cookies on this site to enhance your user experience. If you continue to browse, you accept the use of cookies on our site. See our cookies policy for more information.