I introduce 5 popular hot springs in Kagoshima City. All of them are popular among local people in Kagoshima. Please refer to the location of those hot springs by a map at the bottom of this article.
- 1 Kirishima Onsen
- 2 Kagonma Onsen
- 3 Shiroyama Choju-sen
- 4 Yunoyama
- 5 Miyako Onsen
- 6 Interior of Spa
The hot spring is located at the center of Kagoshima CIty, but you can enjoy natural hot springs there.
The other day, some toursist asked me about the hot springs at Tenmonkan areas. I introduced those tourists to this Kirishima Onsen which is the nearest to Tenmonkan. You can walk from Tenmonkan to this hot spring.
Travel Spot near Kirishima Onsen
Walk 5 minutes from city tram stop “Takamibaba”. Free parking lot is available.
Adult 390 yen, Primary School 150円, Infant 80 yen
Neuralgia, muscle pain, joint pain, frozen shoulder, motor paralysis, stiff joints, bruises, sprains, poor circulation, etc.
The hot spring is located along the road which leads from Shiroyama to Kagoshima Aquarium. I love its old atmosphere of the hot spring. You can also stay there for 4,000 yen (no meals).
Front gate of Kagonma Onsen.
Travel Spots near Kagonma Onsen
Get off at the city tram stop “Sambashi Dori” and walk 3 minutes. Free parking lot is available.
08:00-24:00（Holiday is 15th day of every month）
Adult 390 yen, Primary School 150 yen, Infant 80 yen
Chronic skin disease, neuralgia, muscle pain, etc.
Choju means “long life” and sen means “Spring”. The hot spring is located near Saigo’s Cave which is said to be used by Saigo Takamori at the last battle of Seinan Rebellion War. I recommend you to take the bath when you visit the cave. The temperature of the water is relatively hot.
Travel Spots near Shiroyama Chojusen
Take Kagoshima City View and get off at bus stop “Saigo’s Cave”.
The hot spring is very good for skin. The surprising effect made my wife buy coupons of the spa. There is no outdoor bath but only indoor bath.
The entrance to the hot spring is left side of Saigo’s Suicide Site at the following photo.
Hot spring is located only 30m from the entrance.
Appearance of hot spring. I am sorry that I could not show you inside.
Travel Spot near Yunoyama
Walk 5 minutes from city tram stop “Suizokukanguchi”. Get off Kagoshima City View at Saigo’s Cave and walk 5 minutes. Free parking lot is available.
Adult 500 yen, under Primary School 250 yen, Coupon for 10 tickets
Beauty of skin, neuralgia, muscle pain, joint pain, etc.
This hot spring is also popular among local people.
Travel Spots near Miyako Onsen
Get off Kagoshima City View at “Nanshu Jinja” and walk 5 minutes. Free parking lot is available.
06:00-22:00（1st and 3rd Monday of Month）
Adult 360 yen
Neuralgia, women’s diseases, frozen shoulder etc.
Interior of Spa