Kimotsuki in English

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JAPAN OLD HP “Yabusame
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It is convenient to come to Kimotsuki Town by car.
Bus and train service are limited.

Rent-a-car Tips


   Free Wi-Fi

Kimotsuki Free Wi-Fi: Provided by Kimotsuki Town Office
Available Spots: 23 public facilities and tourist spots in Kimotsuki Town
Available Hours: 8am to 10pm
*Registration necessary upon first use

Japan Connected-free Wi-Fi: Application to search for/connect to Free Wi-Fi in Japan
*Detailed information: Japan Connected-free Wi-Fi (English and other languages)



Where you can withdraw Japanese yen from ATMs with your cedit cards and cash cards issued by overseas financial institutions

JAPAN POST BANK International ATM Service
Installed Place in Kimotsuki Town: 4 post offices
Available Hours: depends on the post offices
*Detailed information: JAPAN POST BANK (English and other languages)

Installed Place in Kimotsuki Town: 2 SEVEN-ELEVEN stores (convenience stores)
Available Hours: 24h
*Detailed information: SEVEN BANK ATM (English and other languages)


   Medical Institution

Shunyokai Central Hospital (Japanese website only)
Medical departments, Languages & Hours of Reception
– Internal Medicine(一般内科): Chinese. Monday-Friday 8:00-17:00, Saturday 8:00-12:00.
– Dermatology(皮膚科): English. Monday-Friday 8:00-17:00. Third Wednesday afternoon closed.
– Orthopedic(整形外科): English. Monday-Friday 8:00-17:00, Saturday(twice a month) 8:00-12:00.
Available credit card: JCB
Address: 485 Niitomi, Kimotsuki town, Kimotsuki-gun, Kagoshima, 893-0037
Tel: 0994-65-1170

JNTO “Guide for when you are felling ill” (English and other languages)
Search Medical institutions / How to use Medical institutions / Symptoms and Treatment / Travel Insurance


   For More Information

JNTO “Japan Safe Travel Information” (English only)

NHK WORLD-JAPAN (English and other languages)
International broadcasting by the Japan’s public broadcaster.
Check the latest news regarding natural disasters and other unexpected events.

Kagoshima The Official Tourism Website (English and other languages)
Your Guide to Kagoshima’s Tourist Attractions.
Offering adventure, nature, experiences, gourmet and wellness in southern Japan.

Kimotsuki Connection (English only)
This website serves as a guide to exploring Kimotsuki Town, located in the pristine countryside of southern Japan. If you are looking to experience the roots of Japanese culture, away from flocks of tourists, so that you can make a real connection with the local people, while enjoying the beautiful surrounding nature, you’ve come to the right place.