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Kagoshima is the capital of Kagoshima Prefecture. The city is often compared with its Italian sister city Naples due to a similarly mild climate, palm tree lined streets, relatively hot tempered inhabitants and Sakurajima, Kagoshima's Vesuvius. From Kagoshima we invite you to take a ferry to Sakurajima to admire one of Japan’s most active volcanoes and the symbol of Kagoshima. In addition we recommend you to visit the Senganen Garden, especially for the views it provides of the Kagoshima Bay and Sakurajima. While in Kagoshima, don’t forget to taste some sweet potato cakes.
If you would like to stay a bit longer in Kagoshima let us know and we can arrive activities such as Dolphin Watching, Tairyo Bata (Fisherman’s Flag) painting,…