Life / Living / Hospital Spots in Kumamoto Area

  • Hitoyoshi Craft Park Ishino Park / Roadside Station Hitoyoshi
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    4.0
    21 Reviews
    Travel / Tourism
    Kumamoto Hitoyoshi-shi Akaikeharamachi 1425-1
    A theme park where you can learn about the traditional crafts of Hitoyoshi and Kuma, an area selected for inclusion in the Japan Heritage list. The park consists of nine facilities, including a ceramics arts hall, smithing hall, glass hall, and teahouse, and visitors can make a variety of crafts by hand under the guidance of skilled artisans. There's also an observatory with a sweeping view of the Kyushu Mountains, a campground, and a park perfect for small children, making this a great destination for the whole family and for a variety of purposes. The local specialty products market sells traditional kijiuma wheeled bird toys, hanatebako boxes painted with camellias, and a wide variety of other gifts and souvenirs from Hitoyoshi and Kuma.

    To get to Hitoyoshi Craft Park from Kumamoto Station, it takes three JR trains and about 2 hours or more on a slow, winding track into the mountains that brings you past rustic self-serve wooden...

  • Aso Narure Land
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    Kumamoto Pref. Asoshi Uchinomaki 1092-1
    Aso Nature Land, located in Aso City, Kumamoto Prefecture, offers a variety of activities that allow visitors to enjoy the mountains, grassy plains, and other blessings of nature to the fullest. The sky-themed sports are especially popular. There’s even a paragliding course for beginners who want to experience what it’s like to descend to the ground from a hill. Visitors can view the sunrise from a hot air balloon 40 meters in the air—young children are allowed as well if accompanied by a guardian. There’s also horseback riding, canyoning, and a variety of other courses available.
  • BlueGrass
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    5.0
    2 Reviews
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Kumamoto Aso-gun Takamorimachi Takamori 2814
    "This horseback riding club employs instructors who have been certified by the National Riding Club Association of Japan. The club engages in all of its horse-related activities, such as children's horseback riding lessons, horseback archery, and outdoor riding for experienced riders, under the motto of ""safe and comfortable."" Thanks to the club's kind and courteous instruction, even absolute beginners can enjoy horseback riding with peace of mind. Many of its riders even appear in television dramas or movies; or are mayors or Shinto priests participating in festivals and events. Club also has an adjoining restaurant and training camp lodgings."

    ネット上の予約の段階で少しトラブルがあったみたいで、少しご迷惑をおかけしましたが、快く乗馬をさせて頂き感謝しています(^^) 初めての乗馬でしたが、阿蘇の景色を眺めながらの乗馬は最高の思い出になりました!! 乗馬をしている姿を写真を撮ってくれて、優しいスタッフの皆さんに感謝しています!! 素敵な思い出をありがとうございました(^^)

  • Fukuroku
    Shopping
    Kumamoto Aso-gun Minamiogunimachi Manganji Kurokawa Onsen
    Situated along the narrow Igozaka hill road in Kurokawa Onsen, this towel shop can be identified by its sign depicting a woman wearing a tenugui hand towel wrapped around her head. The cozy, atmospheric shop sells domestically produced towels which have a pleasant texture. The shop is the perfect place to visit not only before enjoying the area's hot spring baths but also to find souvenirs. The shop's popular organic towel scarfs are fashionable items which can be used year-round. In addition to these, the shop is filled with products appropriate to its location in a hot spring district, including towels for use after a bath which come in a wide variety of sizes, tenugui hand towels, handkerchiefs, and handmade bags.
  • RECORD HOUSE WOODSTOCK
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Kumamoto Kumamoto-shi Chuo-ku Suidocho 2-11
    This record shop has been in business for over 40 years. Inside an establishment which exudes an old-fashioned air, the shop stocks analog records in a variety of genres. The shop is also outfitted with vintage speakers and a vacuum tube amp. Customers can enjoy the sounds of vintage audio along with diligently prepared, authentic drip coffee or a variety of alcoholic beverages. The shop holds events on weekends and is a space where people who truly love music can gather.
  • KKR Hotel Kumamoto
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    4.0
    107 Reviews
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Kumamoto Kumamoto-shi Chuo-ku Chibajomachi 3-31

    If only the castle is opened, if only the castle is not under renovation, if only...... The hotel has an excellent view of the castle as it is just located opposite of the castle. It is just...

  • Kumamoto City Office
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    Kumamoto Kumamoto-shi Chuo-ku Tetorihoncho 1-1
  • Kumamoto Driver's License Center
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    Kumamoto Kikuchi-gun Kikuyomachi Karakawa 2655
  • Kumamoto Prefectural Government
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    Kumamoto Kumamoto-shi Chuo-ku Suizenji 6-chome 18-1
  • Kumamoto University Hospital
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Kumamoto Kumamoto-shi Chuo-ku Honjo 1-1-1
  • Kumamoto Red Cross hospital
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Kumamoto Kumamoto-shi Higashi-ku Nagamineminami 2-1-1
  • Kumamoto General Gymnasium Seinen Kaikan
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Kumamoto Kumamoto-shi Chuo-ku Izumi 2-7-1
  • Amakusa City Office
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Kumamoto Amakusa-shi Higashihamamachi 8-1
  • National Kumamoto University
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    Kumamoto Kumamoto-shi Chuo-ku Kurokami 2-chome 39-1
  • Kumamoto Kita Post Office
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    Kumamoto Kikuchi-gun Kikuyomachi Hikarinomori 2-6-1
  • Saiseikai Kumamoto Hospital
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    Kumamoto Kumamoto-shi Minami-ku Chikami 5-3-1
  • YAMATO Mashiki Center
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    Kumamoto Kamimashiki-gun Mashikimachi
  • LIXIL Distribution Kyushu Butsuryu Center
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    Kumamoto Tamana-gun Nagasumachi Meishihama 25
  • Don Quijote Koshi
    Shopping
    Kumamoto Koshi-shi Suya 1936-1
  • Seven-Eleven Sakuramachi Bus Terminal Mae
    Shopping
    Kumamoto Kumamoto-shi Chuo-ku Shinshigai 1-ban 28-go

Kumamoto Areas

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Kumamoto lies in the center of Kyushu, a calm prefecture perfect for easy strolls around the historic center and lazy evenings in the natural hot springs at Kurokawa Onsen. For a slightly more strenuous activity, head to Mount Aso, whose surrounding hills offer hiking opportunities aplenty with views over the active volcano.

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