Nagomi-machi is a town in the northwest part of Kumamoto Prefecture.
It was formed out of two towns, having been formed in March 1st of 2006 when Mikawa-machi and Kikusui-machi merged.
Located in the central region of Kyushu, it is an area with easy city access as it surrounded by various mid-and-small-sized cities, with the Kyushu Expressway Kikusui IC running through the heart of town. The region is blessed with lush nature such as the Kikuchi River and the mountains alongside it, and numerous historical assets such as the representative Eta-Funayama Ancient Tomb, Tanaka Castle Ruins, and the Buzen Kaido.
As for products of the region, the region is very active in the production of agricultural & livestock products such as rice, vegetables, and fruits; it has also attracted battery and precision instruments companies. The region has achieved growth due to advancements in both agriculture and industry.
One of the town's top tourist spots is the 'Higo Minkamura' which is a collection of several old private residences that have a nostalgic atmosphere about them. Why not take a break, browse through the gallery, and check out the various experiences (such as glass workshops, pottery workshops, bamboo flute workshops, and carpenter workshops)available here?
Centered around family baths, Mikawa Onsen Village has a wide array of shops that are bustling with personality. Boasting its status as one of the prominent hot springs in Japan with a pH of ~10, it also referred to as the "Super Cleansing Onsen." The silicic acid (a natural moisturizing factor) in the water will sweep away unnecessary keratin and dirt, leaving your skin glossy and smooth. Enjoy becoming beautiful at Mikawa Onsen Village!
Family Bath JOUGEN no TSUKI
Family Bath Aka-sanzashi
Tons of delicious handmade food, including old-fashioned local cuisine, pickled goods, and handmade 'konjac.' Plenty of rice and vegetables are harvested at the bustling farms of Nagomi; seeking fresh and safe ingredients, numerous immigrants now operate restaurants here, allowing visitors to enjoy international cuisine. We urge you to try the food made locally grown vegetables, including curry, French food, bread, and pork cuisine.
Artisan Soba Jojiro-an
Sri Lankan and Mexican Cuisine Wasantaranka
An introduction to Nagomi's three Grand Festivals.
Sengoku Higo-kunishu Matsuri
Nagomi-cho Kofunsai (Ancient Tomb Festival)
Yamataro Matsuri IN Nagomi