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Usa & Ajimu region

 

Usa area including Ajimu are located at the base of Kunisaki peninsula
and spreading around Usa Shrine.

Since ancient time the Kunisaki peninsula has been home of Kyushu’s

prominent Usa Shrine, influencing the surrounding hills and valleys

with Buddhist culture.
Althoufh this is a shinto shrine, it has long been holy ground to both Shito

and Buddhist activities, and the Kunisaki mountains and valleys were ofen

chosen by monks as practice ground for meditation.


 

Where to Explore

 

Usa Shrine  

The shrine is one of the most beautiful Shrine in Japan, and is the head shrine of

Hachiman Shrine that is composed 44,000 shrines. First built in the 8th century,

the main hall, constructed in Hachiman-zukuri architectural style has been designated

a natioanl treasure. 

The shrine features a fusion of Shinto and Buddhist culture unique to Japan.  more


Ajimu Winery  

The winery producing a mellow wine and located in the natural 
rich
Ajimu basin.
There are brewery, reservoir, vineyard, tasting shop in the park, 
you can try wine tasting.


Higashi-shiiya waterfall

The waterfall has been listed on the Japan’s top 100 waterfall.
It is called “Kyushu Kegon” because it resembles Nikko Kegon
waterfall.
The waterfall that falls on a cliff at a height of 85 meters is 
wonderful.

Senzai Farm  

250 wisteria flowers bloom at the most largest garden in 
Kyushu with 2,400 square meter of trellis.
Wistria flowers being swayed by the wind, it is enjoyable 
take a walk.
2,000 roses bloom from May at the rose park.

Jyoi No.1 bunker  

The bunker was built as shelter from warplane air raid.
There are 10 bunkers in this Usa plain area.

 

 - Blog, Destinations in Kyushu