Shinwa-no-sato Park, Kirishima Roadside Station
Family fun with excellent views
Visit Kirishima Shinwa-no-sato Park to learn more about Japan’s enduring creation myths and let off steam in the outdoor play area while enjoying breathtaking views. Step inside the visitor center to watch a variety of videos that illuminate the very first of Japan’s many legends. The site also has a restaurant offering impressive views of the surrounding landscape, including Kirishima’s magnificent mountains.
Head outside and enjoy the super slider, a long slide that also offers an incredible view. Once you reach the bottom, quickly get to the top again via the leisure lift. If you are visiting between mid-July and late August, sign up for the blueberry picking activity, and enjoy harvesting and eating fresh blueberries, grown without chemicals. The facility is open throughout the year from 9:00 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. during April to October, and from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. from November to March.
|Open||9:00 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. (April to October), 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (November to March)|
|Closed||Open daily throughout the year|
|Cost||Free of charge (excluding the video facility and play area)|
|Dining||Available (within the roadside station restaurant)|
|Address||Kirishimataguchi 2583-22, Kirishima City, Kagoshima Prefecture|