A mountain located in Kagami, Karatsu City. A scenic, curve-filled driving course in the area extends from the Karatsu bypass and Prefectural Route 250 towards the mountain's 284-meter-high summit. Known for its picturesque scenery which is even mentioned in the ancient ''Man'yoshu'' poetry anthology, the mountain offers sweeping views of the streets of Karatsu City, Karatsu Bay, and the famous Niji no Matsubara pine grove. In addition, visitors can enjoy cherry blossoms, azaleas, and other seasonal sights. The mountain is also a popular hang-gliding destination.
- open everyday
- Parking Lot
- Available (Free)
[for people with disabilities] 3spaces
[large bus] 6spaces
[small and medium size bus] 4spaces
Information Sources: NAVITIME JAPAN
- On foot aboutminutes
- about m
- Route from this Station Route from this Bus Stop Route from this IC Route from this Parking
Nearby Tourist Attractions
Away from the fast-paced cities of mainland Japan, Kyushu’s Saga prefecture offers quaint towns and cities known for their traditional crafts, particularly ceramics. Rich in kaolin (a type of clay), Saga became the homeland of Arita ware, a delicate, decorative porcelain that is now celebrated worldwide and can be discovered in the towns of Arita, Imari, and Karatsu.