Senganen 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
Shoko Shuseikan Modern Industrial Complex
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 World Heritage,
Meiji Japan’s Industrial Revolution.
Sakura-jima in Kagoshima Prefecture is 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.
The huge eruption started again in 1955, followed by eruptions
10 to 500 times every year.
This area is famous for “Sakurajima Daikon” Japan’s largest radish weighing
up to 30 kilograms.
|The Ferry connects Kagoshima-city and Sakurajima in 15 minutes and is operated for 24 hours. more …|
Sakura-jima Ferry connects Kagoshima-city and Sakurajima in
15 minutes and is operated for 24 hours.