This article introduces Sakurajima Visitor Center near Sakurajima Port.
You can learn about Sakurajima at this center.
When you visito Sakurajima, please drop by this center.
- 1 Access & Parking Lot
- 2 Sakurajima Visitor Center
- 3 Entrance Fee
- 4 Souvenir Corner
- 5 Exhibition Corner
- 6 Travel Information of Sakurajima Visitor Center
- 7 Nearby Lunch Spot
- 8 Nearby Sightseeing Spots
Access & Parking Lot
It takes about 10 minutes from Sakurajima Ferry Terminal by foot.
There is a parking lot for 10 cars.
Mt. Sakurajima stands in front of the center.
If you study Mt. Sakurajima at the center, you will more likely to enjoy your trip in Sakurajima.
Sakurajima Visitor Center
You can study history and nature of Mt. Sakurajima at this center.
Free of charge
They also sell lava stone of Mt. Sakurajima.
You can study history and life of Sakurajima at this section.
Those objects include lava stone created by eruption in 1914.
It is impossible to see the crater from Kagoshima City, but it is sometimes possible to see active eruption from east side of Mt. Sakurajima.
Following picture of the massive eruption is taken in 1914.
There is a historical site where you can feel the impact of the above massive eruption.
Following ash layers shows three times of massive eruption in the past.
Travel Information of Sakurajima Visitor Center
Free of charge
Yokoyamacho 1722-29, Sakurajima, Kagoshima City, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan
Nearby Lunch Spot
The world smallest orange is sold.
Nearby Sightseeing Spots
Sakurajima Yogan Nagisa Park
The park is just beside Sakurajima Visitor Center. Let’s take a foot bath!
The shrine worships the younger brother of the spreme God of Shinto religion.