Ibusuki and Satsuma peninsula travel guide
Ibusuki and surrounded area Satsuma peninsula extends about 50 kilometers south from
Kagoshima-city, making up the south-western section of Kagoshima-prefecture. The peninsula
offers a mixture of hot springs, subtropical natural attractions and cultural sites. Ibusuki is an
Onsen resort that is famous for its sand baths, where bathers are buried in naturally heated sand.
The Station is the southernmost railway station in Japan operated by
JR, boasts a breath taking view of Kaimon-dake volcano to the front.
It is the Urashima Taro legendary shrine peninsula and this shrine
is becoming popular as a power spot of matchmaking and good
fortune in love.
Enjoy tasting Shochu at the most famous Shochu brewery in Kagoshima
Meiji-gura is Satsuma Shuzo’s Shochu brewery and museum.
The unique Somen noodle nagashi in Tosenkyo ravine in Kaimon open
throughout the year serving cold Somen noodle that swim in the
City hall ; 2424 Juchu Ibusuki-city, Kagoshima-prefecture
|Access||1 hour and 40 minutes by a vehicle from Kagoshima Airport
50 minutes by a vehicle from Kagoshima-chuo JR Station
55 minutes by JR Express train from Kagoshima-chuo JR Station
1 hour and 15 minutes by local train from from Kagoshima-chuo JR Station
Kagoshima kotsu bus
|Population||40,000 Population density : 270 / km2|
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