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Beautiful spot

We enjoyed driving around and exploring this area.... it is really beautiful and has lots of... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Jodie S
Silverdale, Australia
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Scenic grassland

As we were in a hurry, we viewed the grassland from the lookout point and did not venture onto the... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2016
Singapore, Singapore
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Kusasenrigahama, Aso 869-1404, Kumamoto Prefecture
+81 967-34-2111
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

As the Mt Aso ropeway and area were still offlimits, this was one of the closer viewpoints of the Mt Aso nakadake crater... the plains were beautiful and this was a scenic spot to enjoy view the Mt Aso Musuem is near by too unfortunately...More

Thank SingaporeMummy
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Experience Japan’s nature and country live, what a better place than Kusasenri? the View is breathtaking, you can get a horse ride across this amazing landscape! welcome to middle earth of Japan!!

Thank stefanusreno
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed driving around and exploring this area.... it is really beautiful and has lots of interesting landscapes to photograph. The roads can be narrow in some parts but with a speed limit of 40 it didn't really present any issues as cars had plenty...More

Thank Jodie S
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

I would recommend to drive here and enjoy the scene. There are several parking spots during the way. A lots of horses and cows around this active volcano.

Thank scalopages
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Mount Aso crater at the peak is close at 1km radius due to volcanic activity. This grassland is as close as one can get to the crater. Would recommend dropping by.

Thank MMMKl
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Important stops before you head for ASo volcanoes,you may take a 5 mins horse ride:) The vast grass plain is amazing there is also the ASO museum around .

Thank fycj
Reviewed 31 January 2016

As we were in a hurry, we viewed the grassland from the lookout point and did not venture onto the pasture itself. There wasn't any horse riding activities or grazing cattles but we saw some people walking on the vast field, towards a pond. It...More

5  Thank Nainaiichiban
Reviewed 8 December 2015

As the Aso geopark is closed, this place is the best place to visit. Horseriding is not allowed in December, but the entire field area is open for you to roam around. Great sense of freedom. Takes about 500 yen for a one way bus...More

4  Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 4 November 2015

It's a big grass made by burning every year. You can walk there. You can also ride horse. But you cannot ride a horse by your own there. Not uncommon.

Thank Frank L
Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

Right now there's a 2 km exclusion zone around the volcano and many of the walks are off limits. Still you can get reasonably close and the crater lets off enticing puffs of smoke. The car park costs 410 yen.

2  Thank Jay P
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