Kumamoto Film Commission
Newly listed locations
Buzen Kaido (road)Yamaga City, Kumamoto Prefecture
An area with a traditional atmosphere from the Edo Period.
Bansho Tanada (rice terrace)Yamaga City, Kumamoto Prefecture
Designated as one of Japan’s top 100 rice terraces, the Bansho Tanada offers a peaceful rural landscape.
Yachiyo-zaYamaga City, Kumamoto Prefecture
Designated as a National Important Cultural Property, Yachiyo-za reveals what the Kabuki Theater was like in the Edo Period.
Aoiaso ShrineHitoyoshi City, Kumamoto Prefecture
Aoiaso Shrine is a historic shrine which has been designated as a national treasure.
Einootsurugi ShrineUki City, Kumamoto Prefecture
The shrine is famous for its torii gate in the sea and an optical phenomenon known as Shiranui (mirage of fire), which appears at night over open water from the end of August to mid-September.
Okoshiki BeachUto City, Kumamoto Prefecture
The picturesque Okoshiki Beach is famous for its beautiful sandy crescent pattern created by the ebb and flow of the ocean.
Misumi West PortUki City, Kumamoto Prefecture
With a history of over 130 years, the Misumi West Port built in the Meiji Period has been preserved well, including a colonial style house and a masonry quay which has been designated as a National...
Baika-no-watashi (river ferry)Hitoyoshi City, Kumamoto Prefecture
A river ferry boat ride to enjoy the plum and cherry blossoms blooming over stone walls.
Manganji Hot SpringMinamiogunimachi, Kumamoto Prefecture
An old-fashioned public hot spring in a small village.
Shirakawa Suigen (water spring)Minamiasomura, Kumamoto Prefecture
Shirakawa Suigen (water spring) is a well-known mineral water spring where 60 tons of spring water gushes out from the spring bed per minute. The water is so clear that you can see the ground sway ...