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Kumamoto is calling! Discover its castle, history, museums, and more.

Venture to top sights like Kumamoto Castle and Aqua Dome Kumamoto as you discover Kumamoto—an area also notable for its historic sites.

Where to stay in Kumamoto

Kumamoto featuring landscape views, mountains and tranquil scenes

Chuo Ward

5/5Exceptional!(1 area review)

If you're spending some time in Chuo Ward, Kumamoto Castle and Sakura-no-baba Josaien are top sights worth seeing.

Chuo Ward
熊本県 にぼらや

Shimotori

If you're looking for some top things to see and do in Shimotori and surrounding area, you can visit Kumamoto Castle and Kumamoto City Hall.

Shimotori
熊本県 霊厳禅寺

Nishi Ward

4/5Very Good!(1 area review)

While visiting Nishi Ward, you might make a stop by sights like Toge no Chaya Park and Kinbo Morinoeki Michikusakan.

Nishi Ward
熊本県 江津湖

Higashi Ward

While visiting Higashi Ward, you might make a stop by sights like Kumamoto Zoo and Botanical Garden and Suizenji Ezuko Park.

Higashi Ward
Kita Ward, Kumamoto, Japan

Kita Ward

While visiting Kita Ward, you might make a stop by sights like Tabaruzaka Museum and Tabaruzaka Park.

Kita Ward

Top Hotels in Kumamoto

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Crowne Plaza ANA Kumamoto New Sky
Crowne Plaza ANA Kumamoto New Sky
4 out of 5
2 Higashi, Amidaji-cho, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto, Kumamoto-ken
The price is NT$1,381 per night

Located in Chuo Ward, this hotel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Kumamoto Station Tourist Information Center and 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Kumamoto Castle. Shinshigai Shotengai ...

4.3/5Excellent! (654 reviews)

"The hotel was very clean and gorgeous. The tram station is nearby and it was easy to access to the central town."…"

Reviewed on 2020/6/18

Crowne Plaza ANA Kumamoto New Sky
Nest Hotel Kumamoto
Nest Hotel Kumamoto
3 out of 5
4-39 Karashima-cho, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto, Kumamoto-ken
The price is NT$938 per night

Located in Chuo Ward, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Shinshigai Shotengai and Kumamoto Castle. Kumamoto City Hall and Sakura-no-baba Josaien are also ...

3.8/5Good! (981 reviews)

"-Staff attitude can be improved, not really helpful. -Room a bit small & not enough socket that clients have to use the socket inside the toilet. -Breakfast ok. Don't expect too much, just simple breakfast +Hotel situated near Castle, dinning and shopping area. Close to the bus terminal, get to the ..."…"

Reviewed on 2020/2/11

Nest Hotel Kumamoto
Kumamoto Tokyu REI Hotel
Kumamoto Tokyu REI Hotel
3 out of 5
7-25 Shinshigai, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto, Kumamoto-ken
The price is NT$1,515 per night

Located in Chuo Ward, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Shinshigai Shotengai and Kumamoto Castle. Kumamoto City Hall and Sakura-no-baba Josaien are also ...

4.1/5Very Good! (716 reviews)

"This hotel with an shopping and sightseeing walking on area. It is very convenient for the guests."…"

Reviewed on 2020/2/16

Kumamoto Tokyu REI Hotel

Popular places to visit in Kumamoto

Kumamoto Castle
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Kumamoto Castle

4/5(28 reviews)

You can learn more about the history of Kumamoto during your trip to a well-known site like Kumamoto Castle. Wander the parks or discover the area's hot springs.

Honmyo-ji Temple
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Honmyo-ji Temple

You can find out about the history of Hanazono with a stop at Honmyo-ji Temple. Make time to visit the temples and zoo while you're in the area.

Reviews of Kumamoto

4.4

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
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4 - Good 30%
3 - Okay
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3 - Okay 16.666666666666668%
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5/5 - Excellent

Emi

Jan 28, 2020

Wonderful city with a lot of history and pride.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jan 2, 2020

Aso is a place near by Kumamoto downtown, if you have a rental car, I would suggest you visiting there.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Nov 9, 2019

If I had time to relax I’ll be back this place...

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Jun 26, 2019

We didnt get ro spend a y time there because all the lockers at 5he train station were closed off for the G20 summit