Located on the lower slopes of the Kirishima Mountain with a distant view over
Kagoshima Bay and Sakurajima below.
The area is made up of over a dozen Onsen, of which the largest and best know is Maruo Onsen.
With its high concentration of hotels and central location, Maruo Onsen is the representative
resort town of the entire Kirishima Onsen area.
The hot spring towns around Kirishima Onsen are dotted with Ryokan and hotels of various sizes
Makizonocho-takachiho, Kirishima-city, Kagoshima-prefecture
30 minuts by a vehicle from Kagoshima Airport
90 minuts by a vehicle from JR Kagoshima Station
20 minuts by a vehicle from JR Kirishima-jinju Station