Kudamatsu, City in Japan
General Information about Kudamatsu
Kudamatsu (Kudamatsu) is a middle town within Yamaguchi prefecture in the Chūgoku region.
There is a fishing port in the city. You can easily reach the suburbs of Kudamatsu by local rail services in 2 stations.
A famous person from Kudamatsu is Gaishi Nagaoka (1856 - 1933).
Travel tips for Kudamatsu
Top Kudamatsu destinations for your sightseeing are the Kasado-isle Family-journey village (笠戸島家族旅行村) throughout the year, the Hanaoka Hachiman-shrine (花岡八幡宮) throughout the year and the Lake Yonaizumi (米泉湖) throughout the year.
The Inaho-festival (稲穂祭), another great attraction where you can experience the Fox wedding (きつねの嫁入り). Go to Suetakekami 1224 (末武上1224) for this. Another experience is the Kasado-isle Family-journey village (笠戸島家族旅行村) in Kasadoshima 14-1 (笠戸島14-1). Of interest here is the Auto campground (オートキャンプ場).
Culture and History
The oldest building in the city was constructed in the year 0709 and is named Hanaoka Hachiman-shrine (花岡八幡宮).
Do you want to see fireworks in Kudamatsu? The Kasado-isle Ojo-onsen (笠戸島大城温泉花火大会) with 1.500 rockets is popular. You can best watch from the Kasado-isle Family-journey village.
If you want to take a hot bath in Kudamatsu, the spa Tsurugahama (鶴ケ浜温泉) brings you relaxation and is also good for Neuralgia. The address: Hirata 448 (平田448). Another hot spring here is Ojo (大城温泉), which helps amongst other things in Neuralgia. Go to Kasadoshima 14-1 (笠戸島14-1) for this.
You want to eat well and enjoy a drink in Kudamatsu? The Kasado flounder menu (笠戸ひらめ料理) is recommended by locals. The Kasado-isle Heights (笠戸島ハイツ) in Kasadoshima 14 (笠戸島14) is popular. Another recommendation for gourmets: The Kasado flounder menu (笠戸ひらめ料理). The National Youth hostel Ojo (国民宿舎大城) offers this. Where? In the Kasadoshima 14-1 (笠戸島14-1).
Do you already own a souvenir from Kudamatsu? You could buy for example the Kasado flounder, available in the Kudamatsu aquaculture center.
Flowers and Foliage
Discover the cherry blossom in Kudamatsu from 03/21 to 04/10, best in the Shidare-cherry of Kudamatsu sports park (下松スポーツ公園のしだれ桜). The maple trees changing colour in Kudamatsu is the highlight in the romantic autumn. Discover in the Lake Yonaizumi (米泉湖), how the leaves turn from golden yellow to shining red. Start is around the 10/21 and the foliage lasts until 11/20. To mention in Kudamatsu is the Azalea in flower, which you can see in the Mt. Oyashiki water cleaning facility (御屋敷山浄水場) from 05/01 to 05/10.