Minamishimabara, Nagasaki

Minami- Shimabara (Japanese南岛 原 市, -shi) is a city of Nagasaki Prefecture on the Shimabara Peninsula on Kyushu, Japan.


It was on 31 March 2006 by merging the municipalities Aria (有家 町, chō ), Fukae (深 江 町, chō ), Futsu (布 津 町, chō ), Kazusa (加 津 佐 町, chō ), Kita Arima (北 有 马 町, chō ), Kuchinotsu (口 之 津 町, chō ), Minami- Arima (南 有 马 町, chō ) and Nishi- Arie (西 有家 町, chō ) of the district of Minami Takaki established. The county stopped to help it survive.


  • Roads: National road 57, 251, 389
  • Shimabara Railway Line: according to Isahaya

Sons and daughters of the town

  • Fumio Kyuma ( politician)

Adjacent Cities and Towns

  • Ounces
  • Shimabara