Kihoku Uwaba Park (輝北うわば公園・輝北天球館)

A unique observatory design inspired by the cosmos

Osumi Area Nature, Seasonal Flowers and Scenic Spots

Kihoku Uwaba Park, located 550 meters above sea, offers a 360 degree panoramic view of Kagoshima.
The sky at night is full of stars, and this location was chosen by the Ministry of Environment for 4 consecutive times as Japan's Best Place for Stargazing.
Why not make your way to this park on a clear night?

Basic Information

Address 鹿児島県鹿屋市輝北町市成1660-3
Telephone Number 099-485-1900(特定非営利活動法人まちづくり輝北)
Business Days/ Hours Business Hours

Business Hours
[Time] 10:00am~6:00pm

Business Hours
SunFriSatNational Holidays

Business Hours
[Time] 10:00am~10:00pm

Closed days
Fee Adults ¥520
Senior high school students ¥520
Children ¥310
Directions 90 minutes by car from Kagoshima city center via National Route 10 and 504
Website Visit Japanese Website
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