MiyazakiMiyazaki prefecture is on the southeastern side of Kyushu and is known for its majestic mountains and rugged coastal scenery. Surfing has grown in popularity here and as a result, the area draws in big crowds and is famous for competitions held in seaside towns each year. Beyond surfing and scenery, Miyazaki is the home of Japanese myths, history and legends. The “Kojiki” (Records of Ancient Matters) is Japan’s oldest history book. About two-thirds of the places featured in the Kojiki are in Miyazaki. Visiting here, you will be surrounded by shrines, temples and gardens alive in the myths of Japanese gods and goddesses.
Aoshima Beach is a center for marine sports in Miyazaki where you can enjoy swimming, surfing, sailing and yachting.
Udo Jingu Shrine
If you only visit one shrine in Japan, this is it. Udo Shrine is tucked away in a cliff cave by the Nichinan coast, but it's anything but shy. Dedicated to Ugayafukiaezu-no-Mikoto, the father of the mythical first emperor of Japan, Emperor Jimmu, the bright
Obi Castle Remains
The Obi Castle Remains house several history museums and are located west of Obi station.
Miyazaki Science Center
The Miyazaki Science Center is an interactive science museum and planetarium, located east of Miyazaki station.
Miyazaki Jingu Shrine
This is the main shinto shrine of Miyazaki city. This shrine enshrines Emperor Jinmu, who is said to be the first Emperor of Japan.
Hotel Route-Inn Nobeoka Ekimae
A Japanese restaurant with a free Japanese/Western breakfast buffet, a spacious public bath and massage services await guests at Hotel Route-Inn Nobeoka Ekimae, just a 2-minute walk from JR Nobeoka Train Station.
Route Inn Grantia Aoshima Taiyokaku
Only a 10-minute walk from JR Kodomo no Kuni Train Station, Route Inn Grantia Aoshima Taiyokaku features modern accommodations and a free-breakfast for all guests.
Aoshima Guesthouse Hooju
Conveniently located just a 3-minute walk from JR Aoshima Station, Guesthouse Hooju features free WiFi, bicycle rentals and laundry facilities.
Hotel AreaOne Nobeoka
Hotel AreaOne Nobeoka offers accommodation in Nobeoka. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. A flat-screen TV is provided. You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property. The nearest airport is Miyazaki Airport, 81 km fr
Vessel Hotel Miyakonojo
Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, Vessel Hotel Miyakonojo offers accommodation in Miyakonojō. Rooms include a flat-screen TV. Certain units include a seating area to relax in after a busy day.
Toyoko Inn Miyazaki Chuodori
Featuring chargeable massages, a launderette and rooms with free Wi-Fi, Toyoko Inn Chuodori is located in downtown Miyazaki. The hotel offers free-use lobby computers and a printer.
Miyazaki Daiichi Hotel
Located a 5-minute drive from JR Miyazaki Station, Miyazaki Daiichi Hotel provides comfortable accommodation with large public baths and sauna. A breakfast buffet features both Western and Japanese dishes, including local speciali