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Kareigawa Station

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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last stop before heading back home

This is one of the oldest train station in Japan, over 100years. It's closed to Kokubu and on the... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Hong Kong, China
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The station with old time nostalgia

This is an old wooden train station still in use. Almost like a little museum and the most beloved... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
Seoul, South Korea
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  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
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Nov 6, 2018
“last stop before heading back home”
Mar 19, 2018
“The station with old time nostalgia”
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2176 Hayatochokareigawa, Kirishima 899-5113, Kagoshima Prefecture
+81 50-3786-1717
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

This is one of the oldest train station in Japan, over 100years. It's closed to Kokubu and on the way to Kagoshima airport. It's vary good to take it as a sightseeing point. On the way to the airport after this point, you can still...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

This is an old wooden train station still in use. Almost like a little museum and the most beloved train station in Kirishima. Great place to look around and to take photos. Also, very nice Ekiben(lunch box at train station) of 100 years tradition is...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

We drove and stopped over to have a look and took some photos. It was quiet. We also took photos with the train as it stopped.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

If I had not driven around Kirishima, I might not have visited this station. It may not be easily accessible by public transport. Once you are there, you will walk around to take a lot of photos. It's more than 100 years old and the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank TWHK
Reviewed 31 December 2013

We made a visit to Kareigawa Station by taking Express JR train ‘Hayato-no-Kaze’, running only twice a day. This wooden station was a heritage from 1903.The train had a 5 minute brief stop here allowing passengers to rush off for photo shooting. Antique remnants were...More

Date of experience: October 2013
3  Thank GGHolliday
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