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Shirakawa water source

Shirakawa water source

The Shirakawa water source in the Shiramizu area of ​​Minamiaso village, surrounded by Mt. Aso and Mt. It is designated as one of the 100 best waters in Japan. The daily amount is 90,000 tons and the water temperature is 14 degrees throughout the year. Because of its high transparency, you can see a large amount of water coming out of the sand at the bottom of the pond. This Shirakawa water source is the total water source of the first-class river "Shirakawa" that flows through Kumamoto city and into the Ariake Sea. There are restaurants and souvenir shops in the water source, so you can spend time slowly. Soft water that is easy to drink is also used as raw water for local sake and bottled mineral water, and is also useful for the development of local industries.

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Shirakawa water source

Large cherry blossoms

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Large cherry blossoms

The large cherry blossoms are about 400 years old, 14m high, 21m east-west, 23m north and south, 7.35m trunk, and light pale red flowers. Isshin-go is the linden tree of Yazaki Castle castle owner, Hagimori-mori, who was scattered in the war. Cherry blossoms are surrounded by rape blossoms and the flowering time is almost the same as cherry blossoms, so you can enjoy cherry blossoms and rape blossoms at the same time. In addition, flowering information is provided by the “Sakura Information Telephone Service” (TEL: 0967-67-3321). The phone will be opened in late March. Since two large branches broke during the 2004 typhoon, measures are now being taken to protect the branches and to understate nighttime lighting during the flowering season.

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Large cherry blossoms

Kamiiromi Kumanoza Shrine Shrine

Kamiiromi Kumanoza Shrine Shrine

Kamishimaki Kumanoza Shrine “Kamishiki Miku no Imajinja” is located on the approaching road with “lanterns” arranged at equal intervals on the gentle “stairs” leading to the main shrine. This is a mysterious different world. And one of the power spots in Minami Aso. Furthermore, it is said that the “Kaitoiwa” located in the back of the temple has the benefits of passing the exam and winning.

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Kamiiromi Kumanoza Shrine Shrine

Takamoricho Yusui Tunnel Park

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Takamoricho Yusui Tunnel Park

Yusui Tunnel Park is about a 10-minute walk from Takamori Station. This tunnel is a tourist attraction park that was opened for the purpose of revitalizing the region, because the construction of the former JNR Takamori Line was suspended due to spring water. The length of the tunnel is 2,055 meters. There is always 32 tons of spring water per minute, and the tunnel is maintained at a temperature of 17 ° C regardless of the season. It is a tunnel that is cool in summer and warm in winter. Every year from July to August, the Tanabata Festival is held, and colorful Tanabata decorations decorate the tunnel. At Christmas, “Christmas Fantasy” is held and the tunnel is decorated with Christmas trees. You can see the water and water pearl that springs up even during normal times.

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Takamoricho Yusui Tunnel Park

Cedar of Takamori

Cedar of Takamori

The cedar of Takamori-don is located in a cedar forest that is in the middle of Makino along the Kyushu Nature Trail. In this cedar forest, there are two huge cedars. One of the two cedars is said to have a trunk length of more than 10m, and a pair of cedar trees over 400 years old. One of them is called "Takamori-don no cedar". A unique figure that branches into three branches about 1m above the ground and that branches off from the trunk is overwhelmed every time you see it. In recent years, it seems that there are rumors that a famous actress came to this place and got married to the trunk as a result of hugging the trunk. It is a power spot that has been introduced on many TVs and is now a hot topic.

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Cedar of Takamori

Kusakabe Yoshimi Shrine

Kusakabe Yoshimi Shrine

The first prince of Emperor Jinmu is Yasuko Hachii (Kuniryu God) as the main festival god. At the time of Emperor Jinmu's eastern expedition, Hibiko Yai came to this place from Takachiho along the Gokase River, exterminated the pond snake, filled the pond, and set the palace. The hall was called a grass section by bundling grass into a wall. Furthermore, it is reported that the name of Yoshimi came to be called “Komiya Yoshimiya floor” [1]. As it was originally said that it was a pond, the shrine is seated at a place where there are hundreds of stone steps down from the torii gate. For this reason, it is also called “Downhill” [2], and is considered to be one of the three largest downhill shrines in Japan, along with Shishido Shrine (Nichinan City, Miyazaki Prefecture) and Ichinomiya Kanzen Shrine (Tomioka City, Gunma Prefecture). Lined up with the local shrine in the Meiji 6 (From Wikipedia)

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Kusakabe Yoshimi Shrine

Tawarayama Cosmos Garden

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Tawarayama Cosmos Garden

Located on the west side of the “Moe no Sato” at the Hiruzen Exchange Hall is the “Hiyama Cosmos Garden”. It is a typical tourist attraction in Nishihara village that is crowded with many people in autumn. In the fall, about 1 million colorful cosmos spread across the gentle hills and shine in the clear autumn blue sky. In addition, various flowers such as marigold and salvia are managed throughout the year. The best time is from late September to late October. Also, during the best time, various events are held mainly at the “Kashiyama Exchange Hall Moenosato”. The cosmos field can be seen from the prefectural road, so be careful not to look aside while driving.

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Tawarayama Cosmos Garden

A thousand Takamori cherry trees

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A thousand Takamori cherry trees

Along the old road (National Route 265) from Takamori-cho to Takachiho, Miyazaki Prefecture. About 6,000 cherry trees are planted in the 4km section from the base to the top. Cherry blossoms bloom all at once in the spring, and when they are in full bloom, they are crowded with many cherry blossom visitors every year. In addition, there is an altitude difference from the base to the top (about 150m), so it is also attractive that you can enjoy cherry blossoms for a relatively long time. There is a cherry blossom festival during the flowering period, and during this period The sale of special products and the display of local performing arts will also be held to further enhance the feeling of cherry blossom viewing.The flowering period will be from late March to mid-April.

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A thousand Takamori cherry trees

Ayukaeri Falls

Ayukaeri Falls

Ayakaerinotaki is near Tochigi Onsen. It is a waterfall over the Shirakawa river, which is a first-class river. The name comes from the fact that the waterfall is so high that Ayu turned back, so it was said to have been given this name. The back of the waterfall was covered with virgin forest, but due to the impact of the 28th Kumamoto earthquake, there were many collapses around the waterfall, making it quite different from the previous one. However, the waterfall itself is not changed, and you can see the same heroic figure as before.

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Ayukaeri Falls

Green Road Minami Aso Observatory

Green Road Minami Aso Observatory

Green Road Minami-Aso is a two-lane road that goes from Aso Milky Way in Nishihara Village to Aso Village in Kumamoto Prefecture. In winter, the altitude is high and the road may freeze. Both Nishihara-mura and Minami-Aso-mura have excellent views, and there is also one side as a tourist road. Toya is located about a few minutes after going up from Aso Milk Ranch to Green Road Minami Aso. That is the Green Road Minami Aso Observatory. This observatory is especially for viewing the night view of Minami Aso. It is also the best spot for watching the sea of ​​clouds in the South Aso area. The night view of Minami Aso, a few seconds from the observatory, is worth seeing. If you go at night, it is recommended that you bring a light if possible.

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Green Road Minami Aso Observatory

Aso Hakusuigo Museum

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Aso Hakusuigo Museum

Aso A museum located in the forest of Shiramizu with a view of Minamigaienyama. There is also a garden facility. Since the artist and the viewer's line of sight (dots) wants to be together, we are exhibiting ideas such as a monthly exhibition that matches the season. Every month, a plan that matches the season and the atmosphere of the museum There are exhibitions, and there are events such as production / exhibition outside Aso, as well as a special exhibition in the museum under the theme of “A Living Art Museum”. From the cafe, you can see Minami Aso's Mt.

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Kannon cherry tree

Kannon cherry tree

There is “Kannonzakura” on the hill side of Mt. It is said that the tree is about 90 years old, and the name "Kannon Sakura" is called "Kannon Sakura" because there is a horse-headed Kannon near this cherry tree. This cherry blossom is not only a sight to see the cherry blossoms but also the background of Mt. If you look at the cherry blossoms from the opposite side (Mt. Aso outer ring side), you can see Takadake, Nakadake, Mt. During the cherry blossom bloom period, light-up will also take place.

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Kannon cherry tree

Yousyoume Haso Aso Kogen Picture Book Museum

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Yousyoume Haso Aso Kogen Picture Book Museum

The Aso Kogen Picture Book Museum, located on the beautiful hills of Choyo Village, Aso's hometown. In this museum reminiscent of the landscape of Yoshiaki Haori, you can enjoy not only painting, but also a leisurely walk through the spacious grassland. The majestic nature of Aso will surely heal your heart. In the exhibition room, the picture book hero, dog Jake, and other picture books and poetry are on display. There is also a cafeteria on site. Please spend a nice tea time surrounded by pictures of Shoaki Ha. (Reprinted from the homepage)

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Yousyoume Haso Aso Kogen Picture Book Museum

Oku Aso Bridge

Oku Aso Bridge

Oku Aso Bridge on National Route 325 can be reached in about 15 minutes by car from the city of Takamori. A huge arch bridge with a total length of 360m and a height of 120m. Completed in 1989. One of the tributaries of the Gokase River, the bridge over the Kawabashiri River Valley, is a superb view from the top of the bridge during the fall foliage season. With the completion of Oku Aso Bridge and the completion of Oku Aso Bypass, traffic safety and time reduction between Takamori-cho, Kumamoto Prefecture and Takachiho-cho, Miyazaki Prefecture have been greatly improved.

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Oku Aso Bridge

Free stone (Torino Kozuka Park)

Free stone (Torino Kozuka Park)

The “Ima-no-ishi” is 3 meters long, 2 meters wide, and about 5 meters in weight, sandwiched in a rift on a 40-meter-high cliff in Minamigai Rinzan. Ton megalith. It was a popular tourist spot as a power spot for students to take a test whether they seem to fall or not fall. However, the megalith, which was said to be “not likely to fall”, has fallen due to the Kumamoto earthquake. However, the fallen stones were found near in their original form. After that, it has become a hot topic that the space where the stones fell has become “Maneki Neko”. The view from “Torino Kozuka Park” is wonderful and worth a visit.

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Free stone (Torino Kozuka Park)

Tawarayama Pass Observatory

Tawarayama Pass Observatory

The Hiruzen Observatory, located in the northern foot of Mt. Hiyama (1095m above sea level) in the southern outer ring of Aso, is an observation deck on the old road before the Hiyama bypass was made. Since the Ulsan Bypass opened in 2003, fewer people have come to here, but the entire view of Minami Aso, as well as Aso Godake and Aso Valley, as well as Kuju, Grandmother and Mt. I can. The view from the observatory is outstanding, and there are plenty of shooting spots such as Aso scenery and wind turbines. There is also a parking lot.

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Tawarayama Pass Observatory

Myojin Ike Water Park

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Myojin Ike Water Park

Since ancient times, the water of Myojin Pond has been called birth water and has been loved as a water blessed with children. There are also ponds for swimming underwater and shallow children's ponds where you can play in the water. This Myojin Pond is rated as the most delicious among the white water that is “the village where water is born”, and has a hakama and a funnel, so you can freely draw water and take it home. There are also facilities such as free parking and toilets. There is also a memorial hall of Mr. Kanbei Sagawa called Onibei in the park.

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Myojin Ike Water Park

Shioi company water source

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Shioi company water source

Shioisha water source is the water source located in the Nakamatsu area from the west in the former Hakusui Village (currently Minami Aso Village). Shiosha Shrine is left with the myth that it was built overnight so that the princess could hide herself at the birth of Aso Tsuhime, the wife of Ryumei Ken, who built Aso. The water source that springs from the shrine forest at Mt. Yamine is the Shioi Shrine water source, with 5 tons per minute and 7200 tons per day. This spring is considered to be a sacred water with longevity and longevity. Toilets and parking lots are also available, and about 5 cars can be parked.

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Shioi company water source

Minami Aso Picture book country

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Minami Aso Picture book country

“Picture book country” is a project to create towns based on picture books. We are working on cultural promotion and environmental conservation while calling the Minami Aso Village and Takamori Town all over the rich Minami Aso area (Kumamoto Prefecture) as “Minami Aso Ekokuni”. A natural landscape like a picture book surrounded by Mt. Aso, the lives of people who have been gently spun since ancient times, and the teachings from picture books and children have a foundation that will lead the future in a certain direction. Sure. While valuing the picture book world and children's sensibility, we aim to create an area and culture where children can live with peace of mind in the future. (Reprinted from the homepage)

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Minami Aso Picture book country

Pond river water source

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Pond river water source

The pond river source is located in Nakamatsu, Minamiaso. It is a famous water in the famous waters that was chosen as one of the “Heisei's 100 Best Waters” and “Kumamoto's 100 Best Waters”. The water that springs up is divided into three uses: drinking water, domestic water, and irrigation water. This spring pond has a rock called “Kabuto”, and the year when the stones were not visible due to the amount of water, it was rainy and bad. It is said that the year we are seeing is a good harvest in days. It is an important spring that divides the harvest of that year. Every year, the Mizugami Festival is held on July 18th and November 18th.

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Pond river water source

Terasaka Water Source

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Terasaka Water Source

Terasaka Sugen is a source of water just below the Minami Aso Railway iron bridge, which is the tip of the approach that became the slope of Taikyozan Shokyoji. It seems that it was originally familiar as a worship place for worshipers. There is a washing place near the pond, and it is also a meeting place for wells. This Terasaka water source is one of the top 100 famous waters in Kumamoto, and is also selected by the Ministry of the Environment as one of the “100 Best Waters of Heisei”. In summer, the firefly dance is amazing. The amount of spring water is about 5 tons per minute. Since the Minami Aso Railway runs over the recreation area, it is also a great photo spot and is loved by photography lovers.

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Terasaka Water Source

Kaze no Oka Aso Katsuhiko Museum of Art

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Kaze no Oka Aso Katsuhiko Museum of Art

Kaze no Oka Aso Katsuhiko Ono Museum is an art museum that stands in the great nature of Aso. At the age of 45, both hands were cut in an accident during farming. After that, the conflict between life and death was repeated, and although he had never made poetry, he began to entrust his thoughts to life to poetry for the first time. After that, I will begin to draw illustrations and poems with my hands and prosthetics, and my thoughts on the people who helped me. And I realized my dream of creating a museum to display them in the form of “Kaze no Oka Aso Katsuhiko Ono Museum”. There are many works on display in the building that give thanks to various people and a sense of familiar happiness.

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Kaze no Oka Aso Katsuhiko Museum of Art

Takezaki water source

Takezaki water source

Takezaki Water Source is located in a small forest that can be seen in the paddy field. At first glance it looks like a small water source, but there are actually 120 tons of spring water per minute. This water source is a source of water that has been selected as one of the top 100 famous waters in Heisei, and has been moistened by 350 town walks. This Takezaki water source is very poorly accessible and can only be reached through a narrow tunnel. In addition, there is no parking lot in this area, so please pay attention to avoiding inconvenience in the neighborhood. According to locals, this spring is “beautiful longevity water”. However, it is not suitable for taking home after taking water because the scaffolding is a little bad.

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Takezaki water source

Yurugigaike Shrine

Yurugigaike Shrine

Yorugigaike Shrine is commonly called “Oike-san”. The god body is the spirit body of the dragon god. The following story is transmitted to the rocks at the back of the precincts. It is said that a person who suffered from a foot illness in November of 1912 drank Oike-san's water at the telling of his dream and was completely cured. For this reason, people who bring back this water are always going to benefit the spiritual water, and many worshipers are still visiting. There is a “Benten-no-Oiwa” in the mountains several tens of meters from Yogakeike Shrine, and it is said that if you visit at the same time, you will benefit more.

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Yurugigaike Shrine

Shiraito Falls

Shiraito Falls

Shiraito Falls is now maintained as the Shiraito Falls Nature Park. Therefore, 100 yen is required as a cleaning cooperation fee. There is a legend unique to Shiraito Falls, also known as “Yoruki no Taki”, and it is popular as a summer retreat and a power spot full of negative ions. The head is not as large as 20 meters in length, but the water flow looks like a single white thread, so it is said that the name of Shiraito Falls is the origin of the name. Kumamoto Prefecture's “100 selections of famous Heisei water” has been chosen, and the clear water is worth seeing. There is a cave called the Snake Hole above this waterfall where the legend of Yorhime is transmitted.

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Shiraito Falls

wakisawazu water source

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wakisawazu water source

It is here wakisawazu water source that is said to be when "I appear in former Hakusuimura (existing Minamiaso-mura) Nakamatsu so that a clear spring is made from the underground". People of the neighborhood wash the spring pond and are maintained, in addition, to use it, and the private house of the neighborhood still uses it as drinking water and life water. The quantity of spring is used as irrigation water of approximately ten 町歩 at 5 tons a minute. wakisawazu water source appears so that a clear spring is made from the underground, and the softness of the pure spring is the best among in the village.

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wakisawazu water source

Taki Shimizu

Taki Shimizu

A guidance version to "Kurikara firmness, Taki Shimizu" is seen on the road left side when I enter Noumenroad to one shrine at Minamiaso through Takamori. I have second parking lot where I seem to be able to park of five from 4 when I climb the small forest road for approximately five minutes, and it is with a walk from here. When handrails go down the maintained slope in southwest of the Aso center crater Heights, Kurikara Valley of approximately 900m above sea level for approximately five minutes, a waterfall of drop approximately 10m is seen. However, there is the charm here as well as this waterfall in the rocky place of the ravine side. The small stream surging from the upper cliff of approximately 3m is transmitted through the green moss and makes a curtain shower approximately 10m and is touched by an exceptional refreshing feel. In addition, there is a lava cave of approximately 50m in length, and the various gods and Buddha are worshiped. (from Minamiaso-mura homepage)

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Taki Shimizu