48 Airport Spot

- Must-Visit Attractions Accessible from
Amami Airport -

Summer in Kikajima "Beautiful coral seas"

It is located 380 kilometers south of Kagoshima Prefecture. Kikai Island is surrounded by the bright blue sea and was formed by coral reefs about 100,000 years ago. It is an island of living coral that continues to grow 2 millimeters per year. The KIKAI institute for Coral Reef Sciences is located on the island, which researches the fossils of corals as well as global climate change from the ecology of the island.

"Doors to explore 'NIPPON'", a special program that showcases scenes hand-picked from NHK's "SHIN NIHON FUDOKI", a show that conveys the beautiful scenery and profound culture of Japan, is screened on five TV monitors installed in the departure area of Haneda Airport.
Do enjoy the video before you leave Haneda Airport.