Kumamoto Film Commission
Newly listed locations
Manda PitArao City, Kumamoto Prefecture
The brick building, the mine entrance, and the huge machine room are preserved as they were from the 1880’s to the 1950’s.
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.
Kumamoto CastleKumamoto City, Kumamoto Prefecture
Kumamoto Castle, with a history of over 400 years, is currently going under restoration from the earthquake in 2016.
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.
Buzen Kaido (road)Yamaga City, Kumamoto Prefecture
An area with a traditional atmosphere from the Edo Period.
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.
Daikanbo ViewpointAso City, Kumamoto Prefecture
A great viewpoint to see the panoramic view of the entire caldera and the five peaks of Mount Aso.
Manganji Hot SpringMinamiogunimachi, Kumamoto Prefecture
An old-fashioned public hot spring in a small village.
Nabegataki WaterfallsOgunimachi, Kumamoto Prefecture
The waterfall is like a wide sheet of water at 10 meters high and 20 meters wide. Its unique feature is that the curtain of water can be viewed from the back side as well as from the front, giving ...
ShohinkenYatsushiro City, Kumamoto Prefecture
A garden that has been designated as a National Scenic Beauty.