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Hop on Hop off.

Good way to cover a lot of the sights in Kagoshima. Follows a one way circuit around the city, bay... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2018
Brisbane, Australia
Kagoshima City view bus

This bus takes you around town and is a hop on, hop of bus if you have a day ticket or a "cute... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2018
Gistel, Belgium
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(Depart at Kagoshima-Chuo Station), Kagoshima, Kagoshima Prefecture
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We got the day cute pass. We fast tracked our trip to ferry via the tram - then when we got back we jumped on the city view. Our stops included the city shops for lunch, up the mountain taking the view in and an...More

Thank dezaroonie
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Good way to cover a lot of the sights in Kagoshima. Follows a one way circuit around the city, bay & outskirts of the city at 30 minute intervals about 80 minutes per loop. One Day pass is 600 yen per adult & 300 yen...More

Thank grumpee-58
Reviewed June 11, 2018

Worth getting a day pass which allows unlimited rides. Convenient as it stops at the major sites without the hassle of figuring out directions and bus stops if taking public transport.

Thank dreamy_melodie
Reviewed May 11, 2018

This bus takes you around town and is a hop on, hop of bus if you have a day ticket or a "cute pass" .The trip around town lasts 80 minutes and there are 21 stops. First bus is at 8:30 and last at 17:30....More

2  Thank roboesGistel
Reviewed February 5, 2018

Definitely worth it to get a day pass which is only Yen 600 or 900. You get to stop at all the major sites and can hop on or off anytime. Great way to see the city and its sites.

1  Thank foodie2828
Reviewed November 21, 2017

You can buy a one day pass and hop on and off whenever you want. There are a couple of different circuits and you can do both. It is a great way to see all the tourist attractions in the city.

1  Thank Mon55
Reviewed August 25, 2017

Get a day or two day pass to tour around serveral attraction in Kagoshima City. The only drawback is the operation hour to visit more than 3 spots. If you have time, get two day pass.

Thank Rubpy
Reviewed June 22, 2017

Both buses, city and shore are must see. You can get off and see the attraction and then get the next bus an hour later.

2  Thank H201MNdavidc
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

This a great bus service that covers all of the sights Kagoshima has to offer. The buses are pretty frequent and are in a tram style...really cute. I used the cute pass on here. Y1000 gets you a pass for all the buses and the...More

2  Thank Emma C
Reviewed May 25, 2017

I had problems hearing what was being said on the bus, so the commentary did not help. The electronic destination signage was not working either. The other annoying thing was the bus schedule we had been given gave the wrong numbers for the stops. As...More

2  Thank Anne A
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August 17, 2018|
Response from alejandrinoj2016 |
From Kagoshima Port for cruise ships, where can I buy the ticket for Kagoshima City View Bus?