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Samurai Residences of Izumi

The Fumoto Samurai Residences in Kagoshima's Izumi City provides visitors with the opportunity to dress in a kimono, participate in a tea ceremony, and stroll amongst the homes of the samurai warriors of the Satsuma Domain.

Sengan-En Garden, Kagoshima

Sengan-En is a beautiful, relaxing traditional landscaped garden to the south of Japan's Kagoshima City, which also includes a preserved 17th-century family residence, a historical museum and a glassware factory

Ohara Matsuri

Kagoshima's biggest annual festival returns each November promising traditional dance parades, taiko performances and a whole lot more.

Sakamoto Kurozu Tsubobatake

Kagoshima's Sakamoto Kurozu Tsubobatake, a traditional vinegar storage facility and factory shop, is a unique and fascinating sightseeing spot. Visit their museum, purchase some of their products, and enjoy a delicious lunch overlooking fields of huge earthenware jars.

Kanehama Coast

Japan may be a gold mine for hidden historical gems and local secrets that your average tourist will not stumble upon, but Kanehama Coast in the quaint Takasu fishing hamlet of Kanoya City is a special place.