7 days in Kumamoto Prefecture Itinerary

7 days in Kumamoto Prefecture Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Minamioguni-machi
— 1 night
2
Minamiaso-mura
— 2 nights
3
Hitoyoshi
— 1 night
4
Kumamoto
— 2 nights

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Minamioguni-machi

Minamioguni-machi ©
To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Minamioguni-machi online attractions planner.

Tokyo to Minamioguni-machi is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to Minamiaso-mura.

Things to do in Minamioguni-machi

Nature Parks Baths

Side Trips

Oguni-machi, Daikanbo, Ikeyama Springs
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Daikanbo ©
Daikanbo
Nabegataki Falls ©
Nabegataki Falls
Ikeyama Springs
Ikeyama Springs

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Minamiaso-mura

Minamiaso-mura ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Shirakawa Springs, stroll around Tsukimawari Park, make a trip to Kamishikimi Kumanoimasu Shrine, thenget impressive views of Mt. Aso, thencruise along Kusasenrigahama, and finally take in the views from Choyo Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Michi-no-Eki Asobonosato Kugino, see the interesting displays at Aso Highland Museum Park, thentake a memorable drive along Aso Panorama Line, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Aso Mizuki Meguri, and finally don't miss a visit to Limited Express Asoboy!.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Minamiaso-mura online tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Minamioguni-machi to Minamiaso-mura in 1.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Minamiaso-mura can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Hitoyoshi.

Things to do in Minamiaso-mura

Outdoors Scenic Drive Historic Sites

Side Trips

Aso, Kumamoto Prefecture, Takamori-machi
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Kusasenrigahama ©
Kusasenrigahama
Shirakawa Springs ©
Shirakawa Springs
Aso Panorama Line ©
Aso Panorama Line

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Hitoyoshi

Hitoyoshi ©
Hitoyoshi is a city in Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): steep yourself in history at The House of Japanese Samurai in Olden Times- Bukekura, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Sengetsushuzo, indulge in Japan's hot spring tradition at some of the top local onsens, have fun and explore at Hitoyoshi Rail Museum Mozoca Station 868, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aoiaso Shrine, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ganjo-ji Temple.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Hitoyoshi road trip planning website.

You can drive from Minamiaso-mura to Hitoyoshi in 2 hours. In March, daytime highs in Hitoyoshi are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kumamoto.

Things to do in Hitoyoshi

Historic Sites Childrens Museums Baths
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Aoiaso Shrine ©
Aoiaso Shrine

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Kumamoto

Kumamoto ©
Centered around its castle, Kumamoto stands as a historic city with plenty of modern-day appeal to add to the mix.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): pause for some photo ops at Monkey D. Luffy Statue, admire the natural beauty at Suizenji Jojuen Garden, don't miss a visit to Kumamon Square, thenexplore the world behind art at Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto, thenbrowse the different shops at Shimotori Shotengai, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kato Shrine. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Tue): see the interesting displays at Kumamoto Castle Museum Wakuwakuza, take an in-depth tour of Sakuranobaba Johsaien, pause for some photo ops at Kato Kiyomasa Statue, thenmake a trip to Sl Hitoyoshi, and finally make a trip to JR Kumamoto Station.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Kumamoto trip builder website.

Getting from Hitoyoshi to Kumamoto by car takes about 1.5 hours. In March in Kumamoto, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kumamoto

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Sl Hitoyoshi
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Kumamoto Castle ©
Kumamoto Castle
Sakuranobaba Johsaien ©
Sakuranobaba Johsaien
Suizenji Jojuen Garden ©
Suizenji Jojuen Garden