Travel Guide of Kagoshima Japan

Beautiful “Mt. KAIMON” at Ibusuki City, Kagoshima, JAPAN

Mt. KAIMON (Kaimon-dake)

It takes 1 hour from Kagoshima City (2 hours from Kagoshima Airport) by car.

The dormant volcano’s height is 924 meters above sea level.

Mt. Kaimoan has a nick-name “Satsuma Fuji” or Mt. Fuji in Kagoshima because of its beautiful shape.

It is common that people go to the second station of the mountain by a car before starting climbing up to the top.


Climbimg Mt. KAIMON

You can climb to the top of mountain in 2.5 hours.

At the top, you can see the beautiful landscape of East China Ocean and Ibusuki City.

If the weather if fine, you can see Yakushima (Yaku Islanad) in the distance.


You can see Lake Ikeda and Sakurajima in above pitcure.

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We are Sho & Lala, born and bred in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. Kagoshima is the wonderful place to enjoy great scenery, delicious food and warm-hearted people. We would be happy if you get interested in Kagoshima through this blog. Please send me e-mail if you have any questions about Kagoshima Trip.

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