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at a glance

This small town bordering Kumamoto-ken and Oita-ken is famous for its delicious green tea, 600 year-old Giant Wisteria tree (a Japanese National Treasure), and elaborate town festival.


Kurogi Town Matsuri – December 8th

Giant Wisteria Matsuri – Late April-Early May

Getting There

By Bus…

– Take the Kurogi-machi bound Horikawa Bus from Yame-shi Fukushima bus station

By Car…

– Use Kumamoto Route 442 Living There For more services, go to Yame-shi or Kurume-shi