The Japan’s famous CAT Station Master “Tama” and Tama Train

Tama train is a limited express train runs at  Kishigawa Line, Wakayama. This is an local train, so you don’t need make a seat reservation before on board.

As the train runs through the countryside of Wakayama and there are many features for families and kids to enjoy the ride.




Tama was a female cat who gained fame for being a station master and operating officer at Kishi Station on the Kishigawa Line in Wakayama.

Sadly, Tama died on June 22, 2015, of apparent heart failure at the age of 16 – the equivalent of about 80 human years, at an animal hospital in Wakayama.

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