The old Kanpei-taisha Shrine where has the myth of the descent on the earth of the descendants of the Sun-Goddess. It is famous as a power spot, such as of 800 years old Shinto trees and Sazare stone.
The mythical land, Yamasachihiko and Umisachihiko story in Kojiki. The vermilion-lacquered main hall is the largest in size in Japan among wooden construction.
Sakamoto Ryoma visited with his wife Oryo for their honeymoon which is the first honeymoon in Japan. There is a museum and footbath of marriage in the park.
Composite ruins formed from early Jomon age to the early modern period, oldest and largest class in Japan. You can see Sakurajima and Kirishima mountains from the view of the hill.
Saigo Takamori statue, Japan's largest size as a statue of person, is a must-see. There are exhibition materials of Meiji Restoration and Kagoshima souvenir stores.
A facility that exhibits materials of nationally designated historical sites "Hayatozuka". Three stone towers and four stone statues, which as though they protect the stone towers, have been restored.
An unmanned station which is still in use since the opening of Meiji 36, its wooden station building is popular. It is also designated as a registered cultural asset of the country.
The best wooden station building in the prefecture, opened in 1903. There is a bullet mark in war on the pillar of the home.
It is a splendid waterfall with a height of 23 m and a width of 16 m. It is a unique "Hot waterfall" hot water inflow from hot spring nearby. Milky blue color is splendid.
It is a masterpiece that the water is flowing down like a pure white belt with the blue towering Takachiho Peak as background. It is a venerable waterfall that Sakamoto Ryoma also saw.
The starting point of climbing Takachiho Peak. Miyama Kirisima is clustered around the promenade which also functions as a mountain trail. The best time for seeing is in the middle to end of May.
It is the highest mountain of Kirishima volcano with an altitude of 1,700 m. It is said that the mountain is high enough to overlook Korea which is the origin of its name.
It is located in the highest place among many crater lakes in Kirishima mountain range. At the top of the mountain, you can have a panoramic view of Onamiike and Karakunidake.
About 60,000 tons of water springs out and is used for living. A cobbled path along a waterway is perfect for a walk.
Terraced rice fields where old-fashioned original scenery remains. It was made by stone masonry work in the middle Edo and its shape is like stone wall of a castle.
A park with outstanding view, you can overlook Kirishima mountain range. In spring, 300 cherry blossom trees and 50 thousand azaleas are in full bloom where is one of the famous flowers seeing spot in the prefecture.
The facilities with a view Kinkowan Bay and Sakurajima, and attractions such as pleasure lift are popular. "Michinoeki Kirishima" is established nearby.
Full-fledged outdoor art museum located in the plateau at an altitude of 700 meters. Works of Yayoi Kusama etc. are exhibited, and you can touch freely to enjoy it.
A facility where you can see the sea of black vinegar vase. There are the Japanese first black vinegar restaurant and black vinegar merchandise store in the hall.
It is held from every middle of April to the beginning of May. Approximately 100 of wisteria in 23 kinds can be seen such as double flowers and wisteria over 1 m.
It is held from every beginning to the end of November. You can enjoy the fusion of world heritage with about 10,000 of painstaking chrysanthemums giving color to the park.
It is held at Kagoshima Shrine on the first Sunday after January 18th in lunar month. It is one of the most lively festivals in prefecture, you can enjoy the Suzukake uma odori.