Must see points of interest in Kumamoto

Here's a list of Must see points of interest in Kumamoto recommended by our experts:

Kumamoto Castle

Place to Visit in Kumamoto
Must See

Kumamoto Castle is one of the most beautiful castles in Japan, and the third largest. Though in actuality the real Kumamoto Castle was burned down during the ...

Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto

Museum in Kumamoto
Must See

The Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto is committed to being adaptive with its handling of the rich and varied artworks out there and aims to introduce the ...

Suizenji Ezuko Park

Park in Kumamoto
ParksMust See

Suizenji Gardens is a renowned Japanese traditional garden, considered one of the four best in Japan. You can walk around a lovely course of trees and mini ...

Hosokawa Mansion

Place to Visit in Kumamoto
NatureYouthFor WomenWeekends

A 10-minute walk north of Kumamoto Castle, this 300-year-old samurai mansion was built by a subsidiary member of the Hosokawa clan, Lord Gyobu, and was enlarged...

Suizenji Jojuen Garden

Garden/Botanical Garden in Kumamoto

A beautiful and well-kept Japanese garden. There is a small temple, a pond and a Mount Fuji replica in it. Great place to take a walk, enjoying the view of the ...

Kumamoto Zoo And Botanical Gardens

Place to Visit in Kumamoto

Kumamoto zoo and Botanical Gardens is the only one zoo in Kumamoto. The scale is not very large, but they have elephants, giraffes, hippos and other animals ...


Temple in Kumamoto
Must SeeReligious Travel

Reigandō is a cave that lies to the west of Kumamoto, Japan, that became a temporary home to legendary rōnin, Miyamoto Musashi. From 1643, Musashi spent many of...

Sakuranobaba Josaien

Place to Visit in Kumamoto
Must See

The idea behind Sakura-no-baba Josaien may sound a bit kitschy but this is a great stop for tourists to Kumamoto. One of Kumamoto City's helpful information ...

Honmyo-ji Temple

Temple in Kumamoto
KidsYouthFor WomenSeniors

Honmyo-ji Temple is one of the most famous temples in Kumamoto. Honmyoji was built in honor of Kato Kiyomasa, the builder of Kumamoto Castle. The temple is ...

Kumamoto Athletics Stadium

Event Place in Kumamoto

There is a lot of green, it is very nice sports park. Even more than the novelty of Park dome, it was sports park that fresh air drifts.

Yakumo Koizumi Old House In Kumamoto

Place to Visit in Kumamoto
HistoryMust See

It is located on the back of Tsuruyahyakkaten, it is easy to stop because close from downtown. Admission is 200 yen for adults, there is no parking. Not a ...

Kengun Shrine

Place to Visit in Kumamoto

Kengun Shrine is the oldest traditional shrine in Kumamoto City, Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan. It is one of the 4 shrines of Aso Shrine group.

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