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Free foot bath!

If you have a couple of hours on Sakura Island, this is a must. Why? It's free and it's relaxing... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2016
Hong Kong
A Nice Walk

On exit from the ferry terminal turn right and walk along the sidewalk until you come to a large... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2012
Victoria, Canada
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23 Sep 2018
“Enjoyable and easy”
1 Feb 2018
“Beautiful walk”
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Yokoyamamachi, Sakurajima, Kagoshima, Kagoshima Prefecture
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

The walk is very easy, it is paved and pretty much flat, you can easily navigate it by bike or push a pram. The scenery was average, lots of grasses and shrubs interspersed with coastal views of volcanic rock. There are a few fearless cats...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2018

I've been to Sakurajima twice so far - once in summer, then in November, it was a completely different experience. In the summer time the place is really hot, do not forget to take an umbrella or a hat and a lot of water. But...More

Thank Magda K
Reviewed 26 June 2016

In my opinion, it is not really interesting, unless you have a particular interest in geology. I would rather to soak my feet in foot bath, which is located near the visitor center.

1  Thank kimitakas
Reviewed 17 March 2016

If you have a couple of hours on Sakura Island, this is a must. Why? It's free and it's relaxing and it's facing the sea! What more could you ask for? Visit this promenade with free foot bath and there is a tourist center close...More

Thank BrandonAshin
Reviewed 27 September 2015

This is one of the best walks I've done in my life. There are not many other people on this trail, so you can enjoy nature in peace. The solidified lava is something to see. Let's not forget to mention the amazing foot onsen at...More

Thank pipokun
Reviewed 4 September 2015

The promenade gave a good view of Sakurajima Volcano. You could also explored the different shapes of the volcanic rocks and unique floras along the pathway.

Thank Patrick T
Reviewed 7 November 2012

On exit from the ferry terminal turn right and walk along the sidewalk until you come to a large building - that's a hotel. Keep walking until you see the visitors centre. Inside is a very good geological display of volcanos and description of the...More

5  Thank fishnguy
Reviewed 26 October 2009

The Lava Promenade offers beautiful views of the harbour and volcano. It runs by the ocean side and is a pleasant unchallenging walk which offers a peaceful respite from the busy city. It is about 5 mins walk from the ferry terminal. There are toilets...More

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