In Tokyo, Osaka and some other large cities, Buses serve as a secondary means of public Transportation, complementing the Train and Subway networks. In cities like Kyoto, Buses are the main means of public Transportation. Highway buses (kosoku bus) are an inexpensive alternative to Trains for long and medium distance Travel in Japan.
We have already showed you sightseeing spots such as Kumamoto city, Aso, and hotsprings in Kurokawa. But there are even more sightseeing spots in Kumamoto and Kyushu. Since Kumamoto is located in the center of Kyushu, it is easy to access other places in Kyushu from there. Its convenient location makes it a decent idea to designate Kumamoto as the base of your Kyushu trip. So we will recommend some of the great spots that are perfect for a 1 DAY TRIP from Kumamoto!
If you delight in Buddhist culture, statutes, temples, shrines and scenic views, this tour is definitely for you. Some of these places are considerably difficult to find on your own and even if you do manage to locate them, finding a place to park may be difficult. With this bus tour, you have nothing to worry about.