Ikeda-ko lake is a caldera lake located 40 km south of Kagoshima-city.
It is best known to tourists as the location of the purported sightings of a monster
named Issie, and as the largest lake in Kyushu with a surface area of 11 km² and
a shoreline length of 15 km.
It is also known as large eel with a length of 2 meter and circumference of 50 cm inhabit the lake.
|Address||Ikeda, Ibusuki-city, Kagoshima-prefecture|
1 hour and 35 minutes from Kagoshima Airport by a vehicle
1 hour and 20 minutes from Kagoshima-city by a vehicle
25 minutes from JR Ibusuki Station by a vehicle