6 days in Kagoshima & Miyazaki Itinerary

6 days in Kagoshima & Miyazaki Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kagoshima
— 2 nights
2
Miyazaki
— 3 nights

2
nights
Kagoshima

Kagoshima ©
Kagoshima sits across the bay from Sakurajima, an active volcano that serves as a symbol of the city and works its way into many aspects of life here.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kagoshima: Ibusuki (Cape Nagasakibana, JR Southernmost Nishioyama Station, &more), Kirishima (Kagoshima Airport (KOJ), Kareigawa Station, &more) and Chiran Peace Museum (in Minamikyushu). The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Sengan-en, enjoy breathtaking views from Shiroyama Observatory, appreciate the history behind Saigo Takamori Statue, and get engrossed in the history at Museum of the Meiji Restoration.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Kagoshima trip itinerary maker site.

Hong Kong, China to Kagoshima is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Hong Kong Standard Time (HKT) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 1 hour. When traveling from Hong Kong in May, plan for little chillier days in Kagoshima, with highs around °C, while nights are cooler with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Miyazaki.

Things to do in Kagoshima

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Kirishima, Ibusuki, Chiran Peace Museum
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Chiran Peace Museum ©
Chiran Peace Museum
Onsen Resorts
Sengan-en ©
Sengan-en

3
nights
Miyazaki

Miyazaki ©
Enjoying some of the warmest weather on Japan's main islands, Miyazaki thrived as a resort town in the 1980s, with hotels, beaches, and seafood restaurants galore.
On the 4th (Mon), take a stroll through Obi, enjoy the sand and surf at Nichinan Coast, don't miss a visit to Sunmesse Nichinan, take in the spiritual surroundings of Aoshima Shrine, thenhead off the coast to Aoshima Island, and finally explore the striking landscape at Onino Sentakuita. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Udo Shrine, take in the spiritual surroundings of Udo Shrine, take some stellar pictures from Horikiri Pass, thenindulge in Japan's hot spring tradition at some of the top local onsens, and finally visit AEON MALL Miyazaki.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Miyazaki trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kagoshima to Miyazaki takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Miyazaki sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Miyazaki

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Nichinan, Udo Shrine
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Aoshima Island ©
Aoshima Island
Nichinan Coast ©
Nichinan Coast
Obi ©
Obi

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