Mt. Koshosan


There used to be a castle on Mt. Koshosan during the time of the Akizuki clan. Even now there are locations named after this time such as the ”Taisho Kakushi” and the ’Oku-no-in’. Near the summit there is a virgin boxwood forest that is a highly precious natural monument of Japan.

*About the building
Classification: Nationally designated special natural monument
Size: 859.5m altitude

Basic Information

Address (Japanese) 838-0012 福岡県朝倉市江川
Address Egawa, Asakura City
Telephone Number 0946-52-1428(朝倉市商工観光課)
Contact Asakura City Business and Tourism Department
Fax Number 0946-52-1510
Open Best time to come is during late April - early June
Price No fees
Car Park Available
Access Amagi Railway Amagi Station, take a bus headed to Akizuki for 20 minutes until you reach ”Koshosan Iriguchi (Seasonal Service)”/25 minutes from Oita Expressway Amagi IC

*Information on facilities is subject to change. Please check each official website for the latest information.


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