Sakurajima, Japan

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Kagoshima is a historical city watched over by the looming bulk of Sakurajima, an active volcano that regularly dumps ash over the city and erupts a bit every now and then to remind people it's still there. The home of near-mythical samurai hero Saigo Takamori , it's full of sites related to the Satsuma Rebellion.

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Top Things to Do in Sakurajima

Sakurajima

Mountain

Sengan-en Garden

Historic Site

Sakura Jima Ferry

Ferry

Shiroyama Observatory

Observation Deck & Tower

Mt. Sakurajima

Volcano

Kagoshima City Aquarium

Aquarium

Kagoshima City Tram

Tramway

Amu Plaza Kagoshima

Shopping Mall

Saigo Takamori Statue

Monument

Museum of the Meiji Restoration

History Museum

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Popular Tours in Sakurajima

Authentic Kimono Experience at the World Heritage Site, Sengan-en

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On this tour, you will experience the house and gardens of Sengan-en, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, in an authentic kimono! Visit a real kimono shop and choose... Read More

Stream Climbing Experience in Yakushima

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Experience one of the most charming areas on the Japanese island of Yakushima on this 3.5-hour stream climbing tour. In a small group of no more than four people,... Read More

Private Tour: Full-Day Walking Tour with Professional Local Guide in Yakushima Island

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Book this relaxing full-day walking tour in Yakushima Island with a local professional and friendly guide! Yakushima Island is located in Kagoshima Prefecture of... Read More

Mt. Miyanoura Hiking Tour in Yakushima Island with Licensed Local Guide

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Book this challenging full-day hiking tour in Yakushima Island, the UNESCO World Natural Heritage. Yakushima Island is situated in the Kyushu area of Japan with... Read More

Kayaking and Trekking in Yakushima

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This is a perfect option to enjoy kayaking and trekking in a day at the beautiful Yakushima nature resort! Enjoy the adventurous and scenic tour... Read More

Kayaking the Anbo River in Yakushima

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Although it can be hard to tell due to the limited access by kayak, the Anbo river is the longest river on this island. The reason why it is limited is that the... Read More

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