Miyazaki-prefecture travel guide
Miyazaki-prefecture is on the eastern coast of the island of Kyushu, surrounded by the Pacific
Kagoshima–prefecture to the west.
Where to explore
Dynamic and powerful Takachiho Gorge and here is the birthplace of Japanese mythology. It is the
supposed site of legend where Amaterasu, the Shrine Sun Goddess, disturbed by her brother’s
cruel pranks, hide herself in a cave, prompting the other gods and goddesses to try and lure her out.
Spectacle art collection of exposed Rocks created by raging wave. Hyuga is a bay city, facing the
Hyuga nada Sea. The whole area along Cape Hyuga- misaki with its many exposed rocks is
designated as the Nippo-Kaigan Quasi-National Park.
Facing the Pacific Ocean with a beautiful coastline contains placed of natural beauty, like Aoshima
and Toi-misaki Cape. Also, on the Hitotsuba Beach of Miyazaki-city are Ocean Dome, 700 hectare
all-weather indoor water park, and Miyazaki Sea Gaia, a comprehensive resort complex complete
with a wildlife park, golf courses and hotels.