Location of Marine Port Kagoshima

  • Location of Marine Port Kagoshima1
From Marine Port Kagoshima to Tenmonkan in central Kagoshima takes 25-30 min by Taxi and costs approximately 3,000 YEN.
The nearest stations are Wakida Tram Stop, and JR Usuki Staion.
It takes 35 minutes on foot or 10 min by Taxi costing approximately ¥1,200.

Map of Kagoshima City

  • English ver.
    English ver.
  • Traditional Chinese ver.
    Traditional Chinese ver.
  • Simplified Chinese ver.
    Simplified Chinese ver.
  • Japanese ver.
    Japanese ver.

Recommended attractions

■ Kagoshima city center area (approx. 30 min. by taxi)
From the city area it is very easy to access the active volcano Sakurajima, the Japanese gardens at Senganen, the aquarium, and outdoor hot springs from which you can enjoy the view of Sakurajima.
  • Volcano Sakurajima
    Volcano Sakurajima
    A massive form rising in the middle of Kinko Bay, Sakurajima will surely touch your heart with its variety of attractions. Do pay a visit to this unique town coexisting with an active volcano.
  • Senganen ( Iso Area )
    Sengan-en is a Japanese style stately home and landscape garden along the coast north of downtown Kagoshima.
    Sengan-en was built in 1658 as one of the residences of the powerful Shimadzu clan.
  • Kagoshima City Aquarium (Io World)
    Located just by the Sakurajima Ferry Terminal, it is easy to get to from downtown Kagoshima City and from Sakurajima.
  • Outdoor hot spring (SHIROYAMA HOTEL kagoshima)
    Outdoor hot spring (SHIROYAMA HOTEL kagoshima)
■ Marine Port Kagoshima area
Within 15 minutes by taxi, there are cultural attractions, electronics stores, hot springs, and shopping malls where you can enjoy your stay in Kagoshima without going too far from the port.
  • Amami no Sato
    Amami no Sato is a complex for appreciating Amami Islands' nature and culture.
  • Aeon Mall Kagoshima
    The Aeon Mall Kagoshima is an entertainment mall featuring over 200 retailers and various amusements.
  • Opusia misumi
  • Square Mall
  • Kagoshima City Hirakawa Zoological Park
    Hirakawa Zoo is situated in lush, subtropical Kagoshima. More than 1000 animals representing around 130 species live here.
  • Kinkowan Park
    About 50,000 stalks of Cosmos spread across a flower bed of about 0.4 hectares while the fragrance of roses in full bloom fills the rose garden.
  • Frespo Jungle Park
  • Across Plaza

Video of Marine Port Kagoshima

  • Short version (15sec)
    Short version (15sec)
  • Introduction of KAGOSHIMA (30sec)
    Introduction of KAGOSHIMA (30sec)
  • Full version (approx 2min)
    Full version (approx 2min)
Hospitality crew by local volunteer
Hospitality crew by local volunteer
With warm, welcoming hearts, the Hospitality Crews wave their flags as they greet arriving visitors, and send off departing visitors.
The orange color flags of the Hospitality Crew 'Omotenashi-tai' reflects the warm heart of hospitality.

We are looking forward to seeing you in Kagoshima.