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Sakurajima, Kagoshima
(4.5/5 based on 800+ reviews on the web)
Encounter one of Japan's most active volcanoes, Sakurajima, via hiking trails, footpaths, and more. This site, which has become synonymous with Kagoshima, is always smoking with minor eruptions happening throughout the day. You can view the natural attraction, standing at 1,117 m (3,665 ft) tall, from far away, or explore tourist activities at its base. The easiest way to reach the volcano is by taking the ferry that travels from Kagoshima Port to Sakrajima Ferry Terminal. Here you will find an information center and opportunities for exploring on foot. If you wish to discover more of the area by car, rent one on the mainland and bring it on the ferry. Arrange to visit Sakurajima and other attractions in Kagoshima using our Kagoshima itinerary planner.
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  • The ferry ride is nice. Several tours are offered on the island. We have chosen a tour with stops at the most important points. By the Volkane of Indonesia to spectacular, accustomed to this tour was rather disappointing. May be still interesting for Volcano enthusiasts because this is one of the most active volcanoes in Japan
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  • 由鹿兒島市乘渡輪數分鐘便可到達櫻島,島上有觀光巴士,中程有多個停車點供遊人下車拍照,每次約10分鐘,比較趕時間,最好一下車就沖去影相,遲左就一車人在,背景很多人。雖然話觀看櫻島火山,但去到最高處還是看不到火山口,只看見它噴煙,反而可看到鹿兒島市全景。 
  • A car ferry to the Sakura-jima. Has been around. Ash and was able to experience the natural splendor. Sakurajima from Kagoshima City and also get a different impression.
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