Global Geopark & National Park
Welcome to Aso: the land of fire.
Home to Mt. Aso, Japan's Largest Active Volcano
The Aso Region is centered around Mt. Aso, Japan's largest active volcano, and includes the Aso Caldera and a number of municipalities located in and around the volcano. Aso boasts a culture and environment unique from anywhere else you'll find in Japan that is sure to inspire you both creatively and spiritually.