Northern Satsuma Peninsula

Shinonomenosato of Ajisai Canyon

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This canyon boasts scenic views throughout the year. Visit to breathe in the fresh air and get in touch with the stunning natural environment. There is also a gallery exhibiting ceramic art works and a teahouse to enjoy refreshments.

June and December blooms
In June, more than 100,000 hydrangeas of 16 varieties create a sea of color in the canyon. Seeing the 16.5-hectare (40-acre) space in bloom is a sight to behold. In December, local varieties of flowers turn the whole mountainous area beautiful shades of red and yellow.

Basic Information

Closed days Undecided       [Time] 9:00am~5:00pm       [Notes] Irregular (open everyday during hydrangea season)
  • Admission ¥500 (during hydrangea season)
  • Admission ¥300 (during autumn foliage season)
DirectionsJR: Izumi Station/Hisatsu Orange Railway Izumi Station → approx. 25 min. by taxi
Car: Minamikyushu Expressway Ashikita IC → approx. 40 min. toward Izumi City
Kyushu Expressway Hitoyoshi IC → approx. 40 min. toward Okuchi/Izumi
Telephone Number0996-68-2133  ※Japan's International Country Code is 81
Address 鹿児島県出水市上大川内2881   Directions
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