【Amakusa-go 天草号】

Kumamoto ←→ Amakusa

Amakusa

Amakusa means”Grass of Heaven”. It is located in the southermost of the four main islands of Japan. It is a series of beautiful islands, magnificent nature, marine treasure, engaging activities of Dolphins. Also, Amakusa has ‘Hidden Christian sites’ in Sakitsu village backed for World Heritage status. The Seafood’s like Sushi, Sashimi is literally a treat to visitors. 

  • Amakusa-go Bus is bound for Kumamoto ⇔ Amakusa 
  • There are non-reserve hourly bus which run everyday from Kumamoto to Amakusa.
  • Kumamoto to Amakusa : around 2.5 hours;

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(Dolphin-spotting Cruise) 

This is my first visit to Amakusa from Kumamoto. It is located in the southernmost part of the main island of Japan. The main attractions are Catholic Churches, Dolphin Watching and more…

Route and Stops

Kumamoto → Amakusa

Sakuramachi Bus Terminal
Kumamoto Sta.
Juzenjimachi
Hiratamachi
Kamichikami
Hiyoshiko-Mae
Shimochikami
Takaemachi
Minamitakae
Kumamoto Nogyo Koko-Mae
Midorikawabashi
Uto Eki Higashiguchi
Uto
Sumiyoshi Eki-Mae
Higashinagahama
Oda Eki-Mae
Otao
Misumi Nishiko-Mae
Gokyo Iriguchi
Noboritate
Oyano Chosha-Mae
Sun Pearl
Nigokyo