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Kirishima, Kagoshima, Japan

( ) 2021-08-27

About the city

Kirishima is located in Kagoshima Prefecture in the southern part of Kyushu, Japan. Covering an area of 603.18 square kilometers, Kirishima has a population of 124,763 (June 1, 2019).

Kirishima is home to the beautiful Mt. Kirishima, a national park in the north, and connects to Kinko Bay (Kagoshima Bay) in the south. The city is rich in geothermal resources and has relatively frequent geological activities.



Time to enjoy stunning wisterias in Jiading

Every spring, the Jiading Wisteria Park attracts hordes of visitors, drawn by its wonderful wisterias and now is the best time to view them as the flowers are in full bloom.