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Sakurajima Island View

Kagoshima, Kagoshima Prefecture
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If your intention is mainly to tour the volcanic island with the CUTE Pass, don't bother

I was on a cruise ship shore excursion on 10May18, and bought this pass (referring to the CUTE pass... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ivytungly
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Sakurajima bus tour

We had an hour tour with this bus to the main attractions close to the ferrie-port. Free ride if... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
roboesGistel
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Kagoshima, Kagoshima Prefecture
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Reviewed yesterday

I was on a cruise ship shore excursion on 10May18, and bought this pass (referring to the CUTE pass for 1200 YEN) thinking it would be a great way to explore Sakurajima. The ferry to the island was great. Lots of seats and very spacious....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an hour tour with this bus to the main attractions close to the ferrie-port. Free ride if you have a "cute pass " As the number of seats is limited, many passengers have to stand especially when the bus climbs to the observatory...More

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Reviewed December 3, 2017

Eye-opening for those with little volcano knowledge. Taking a short ride on ferry to the Island is also refreshing.

2  Thank sam3381
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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Seems like the obvious thing to do on Sakurajima, recognizable system, good route, ample time at really good lookout spots to either take pics or simply enjoy the gorgeous and stupendous views over Kinka bay and the wild, rocky slopes of the Vulcano. Unfortunately in...More

1  Thank Mick1803
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Reviewed August 25, 2017

Use bus day pass or Kagoshima day or two day pass to visit several spots in Sakurajima Island. Short stops for an overview and than, later, pick where to stay longer.

1  Thank Rubpy
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Reviewed July 9, 2017

I took this tour in May 2017. I was there late, in the day and I guess the bus pictured in the advertisement wasn't available. Instead they've put there a rickety city bus. That was disappointing. Look at my photos. The trip near volcano is...More

1  Thank AB00706
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Reviewed June 25, 2017

If your low on time and or money this is for you. Beware, it can be crowded and rushed. They do provide additional buses when needed.

1  Thank H201MNdavidc
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Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

The bus departure stop is right down the ferry terminal on the island. U won't miss it. The bus runs along one side of the island n takes about an hour with about 8 stops. The driver will wait for 5-10 min in 3 vista...More

1  Thank Wendy T
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Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

We went on a Wednesday morning in November and really enjoyed the ride, the view, and the three short stops. Personnel at starting point went out of their way to insure visitors got on correct bus. Driver was well organized and posted departure time during...More

1  Thank Capo_in_B
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Reviewed November 7, 2016

You can get off at any stop and ride again to catch the next if you have time. If you do not have time, just keep on riding it for one hour to enjoy just short stop(5 -10 minutes depending on the place).

1  Thank Keizo
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