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Kyushu Travel Guide in Japan

Kagoshima travel guide


Kagoshima is the southernmost prefecture in Kyushu which can see Sakura-jima 

which raises the smoke across the Kagoshima Bay. Kagoshima prospered in the Edo period as

a castle town, and is a hometown of Takamori Saigo who contributed to the Meiji Restoration



Where to explore

/ UNESCO World Heritage

Sengan-en is the most famous garden in Kagoshima-ken, made by Shimazu lord in the 19th century

at the beautiful bayside Kinko bay. The garden contains many historic artifacts that tell of its long history.


          Mount Sakurajima

     Shimazu family residence

            Suzumon gate


Shoko Shuseikan Modern Industrial Complex   / UNESCO World Heritage

The museum of the Classics located here exhibits a various of objests related to the Shimazu

family and the Satsuma domain, introducing a Shimazu family tree chart and many other

belongings. The stone buiding which houses the collection has been desighnated on the

UNESCO World Heritage,  Sites of Japan’s Meiji Industrial Revolution


        Shoko Shuseikan

     Reflectaance furnace

  Base of Reflectaance furnace


Shiroyama Park

The park is most famous for its Shiroyama Observatory with spectacular views over downtown Kagoshima, Kagoshima Bay and Sakura-jima.


       Shiroyama Park

       Stand at the Observatory

        View from the top


Sakura-jima Island

An active strato volcano with three peaks, Kita-dake, Naka-dake and still active Minami-dake.

Formerly an island, it became connected with the Osumi Peninsula in 1914 when lava from its

summit closed the channel between the two.



  View from Yoshino Park  


  Yunohira Observatory

   Arimura Lava Observatory        


Sakura-jima Ferry

The Ferry connects Kagoshima-city and Sakurajima in 15 minutes and is operated for 24 hours.


          Kagoshima Port

           To Sakura-jima Island

       Sakura-jima Port


Cape Sata

The southernmost Cape of main land Japan at 31′ 00″ latitude. Cape Sata is home to many sub-tropical

flowers. Visitors may board a semi-submersible glass bottomed boat called the “Sata Day Go” to enjoy

coral reefs marine creatures and the underwater world.



 Location of Kagoshima





General information  

Address City hall  : 11-1 Yamashita-cho, Kagoshima-city, Kagoshima-prefecture

3 hours and 30 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka-city

2 hours and 30 minutes by a vehicle from Kumamoto-city

1 hours and 30 minutes by a vehicle from Hitoyoshi-city


90 minutes by a Shinkansen from Hakata to Kagoshima-chuo

60 minutes by a Shinkansen from Hakata to Kagoshima-chuo

Population 596,000   Population density 1,090 / km2


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Tour results

We are offering various types of tours, and the tour results up to now are shown links below.     

Tailor-made tour     Study tour     Golf tour



4 days Golf tour for Korean customer


Type of the tour : Golf tour

Country of customer : Korea

Number of participant : 3 person

Schedule : January 17 through 20, 2019

Transportation : Rental car

Where to play : Miyazaki



Tour result

Day 1, January 17

Arrive Miyazaki

Play at Miyazaki Kokusai Kuko Country Club

Stay at Sheraton Grande Ocean Resort


Day 2, January 18

Play at Phoenix Golf Course

Stay at Sheraton Grande Ocean Resort


Day 3, January 19

Play at Tom Watson Golf course

Stay at Comport Hotel Miyazaki


Day 4, January 20

Play at Miyazaki Oyodo Country Club

Back to Korea


Contact us 

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Your equiry can be sent by selecting the Enquiry Form link below.

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You can also contact us by e-mail at info@japan-kyushu-tourist.com

Tel :  +81-93-521-8897, Fax : +81-93-521-8898

Address :  AIM buiding 6th floor, 3-8-1 Asano, Kokura-kitaku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture 




Featured Golf Courses in Kyushu

Around  Fukuoka-city


Genkai Golf Club 

High degree of difficulty course, inspire your challenge mind.
Majestic Seaside Course facing to Genkai bay, each courses are
separeted by pine trees.
・18 holes, 7011yards, Par 72, bent green 
・Access : about 1 hour from Fukuoka-city by a car


Chisan Country Club Onga 

The course is located at hill-side of Onga rejoin and beautiful 
and spectacle scenery can be overlooked from the course. 

・Golf course was constructed in 1973
・27 holes and two bent greens
・Access : about 1 hour from Fukuoka-city by a car


Wakamatshu Golf Club

Located seaside of Genkai Sea and there is a lot of pine trees in the

course waiting for your challenge, and the greens have subtle undulation

・The course is constructed in 1959
・18 holes, par 72, 6744yards, bent green
・Access : 1 and half hours from Fukuoka-city by a car


Yasu Kogen Country Club

Located on the Yasu kogen platea
・Golf course was constructed in 1974, 
・Three causes East, South and West, 
・9holes each course 

・Access: 1 hour from Fukuoka-city by a car


Chikushigaoka Golf Club

The nearest golf course from Fukuoka-city
Round while watching the spectacular view
・27 holes, all vent one green.
・Access :  40 minutes from Fukuoka-city by a car


Ito Golf Club 

Located at the mountain food of Mt. Raizan, 
15metre height difference and moderate undulation are 
designed in the course.

・18 holes, one bent green

・Access: 1 hour from Fukuoka-city by a car


Aso Iizuka Golf Club 

Located in Izuka-city where it was a town coal mine
Golf course was constructed in 1973 and a lot of professional 
golf tournaments were held there.
・27 holes
・Access: 1 hour from Fukuoka-city by a car


Beppu and Oita


Beppu Ogiyama Golf Club

A hill side course with a beautiful view overlooking the whole 
view of Beppu Bay.
・18 holes
・Access: 30 minutes from Beppu by a car


Kijima Kogen Golf Club

Highland course with gently Undulation, fairways are 
completely separated.
・18 holes
・Access: 30 minutes from Beppu by a car


Oita Country Club Tsukigata Course

Hill side course with gentle ups and downs. The fairway is 
wide and has a long distance. 
・18 holes
・Access: 1 hour from Beppu by a car


Nagasaki, Unzen and Shimabara


Omurawan Country Club Old Course

Hill course. Out course is a wide fairway, but the difficulty 
level is high. A different strategy is required for each hole. 

 In course is separated in natural forest, there are no similar holes.
・18 holes
・Access: 1 hour from Nagasaki-city by a car


Shimabara Country Club

It is a hillside course on the slopes of the mountain which can see

beautiful Ariake Bay. The fairway is wide and magnificent course. 

 ・18 holes
・Access: 30 minutes from Shimabara or Unzen by a car


Unzen Golf Course

The oldest public course in Japan, located in the Unzen National Park


・18 holes
・Access: 30 minutes from Shimabara, 5 minutes from Unzen by a car


Kumamoto and Aso region


Kumamoto Aso Country Club

Located at the south side of Aso outer rim. 18 hole.
The course designed by using the natural topography as it is.
・Access: 1 hour from Kumamoto-city and half hours from Aso by a car



Located at the mountain foot of magnificent Aso, 
this course adjacent to Kumamoto Airport.
・Access: 1 hour from Kumamoto-city by a car
・18 holes, par 72

Miyazaki region
located in Phoenix Seagaia Resort 
Seaside course, faces the Hyuga Sea and is separated 
by natural pine forests.

Tom Watson Golf Course
located in Phoenix Seagaia Resort 
Sea-side course that Tom Watson supervised the design 
and was the only one with his name.
The fairway is widely flat 
and each hole in the pine forest is completely separated.