Kusasenri-ga-Hama

Travel Guide - Kusasenri-ga-Hama

Information

You will be amazed by the vast Kusasenri-ga-Hama (785,000 square meters), where a broad swathe of grassland spreads out widely at the foot of spectacular Mt.
Aso, lies in the remains of a huge crater one kilometer in diameter.
The ponds here are said to have been created by rainwater.
This landscape is also lovely in winter with a silvery, sparkling beauty.
Access to Kusasenri-ga-Hama is not restricted in any way, so you can enjoy picnicking or horse riding here.
The panoramic view of the five peaks of Aso seen from atop a horse is truly stunning.
Horse riding is even enjoyable for beginners, as the horses are expertly led by guides.

Opening Hours

  • Open 24 hours

Closed

  • No closing days

Access / Public Transport

  • 35 minutes from JR Kumamoto Station by the bus bound for Aso-san Nishi-eki. Get off at Kusasenri Kazan Hakubutsukan-mae Bus stop.

Address / Location

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yidilian @yidilian - 2016-05-10
Japan PIC: kusasenri-ga-hama. - howard-f posted a photo: a large drainage pool near mount aso. local guide said... https://t.co/crJgBBMUoJ
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