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Yakushima
Travel Guide

Get away to tropical Yakushima! Enjoy the hiking, island views, and mountains.

Head to sights like Jomonsugi and Nagata Inakahama as you discover Yakushima.

Yakushima House TABUGAWA
Yakushima House TABUGAWA
3.5 out of 5
1534-2 Kusugawa, Yakushima, Yakushima, Kagoshima
The price is ¥14,564 per night from Mar 17 to Mar 18

Situated in Yakushima, this vacation home is within 9 mi (15 km) of Yaku Shrine, Yakushima Environmental Culture Village Center, and Anbo River. Yakushima National ...

5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"This house is beautiful and clean and has everything you could possibly need. The host is amazing and so helpful. It’s in a great location close to the town of Yakushima. Unfortunately we got stranded on the island due to bad weather and our host Takashi extended our stay and helped us with monitoring ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2020

Yakushima House TABUGAWA
sankara hotel & spa Yakushima
sankara hotel & spa Yakushima
4 out of 5
553 Haginoue, Mugio, Yakushima, Kagoshima-ken
The price is ¥103,000 per night from Mar 12 to Mar 13

Situated by the ocean, this spa hotel is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Yakushima Botanical Research Park and 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Toroki Falls. Mt. Mocchomudake and Senhiro ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (48 reviews)
Excellent hotel

"Excellent hotel, we felt taken care of from the airport pickup throughout our 2-night stay. They recommended a tour guide to go hiking in the forest, which was super helpful. The pool and the food was amazing (both the a la carte and prix fixe menus)."…"

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2020

sankara hotel & spa Yakushima
Ananda Chillage
Ananda Chillage
3 out of 5
349-69 Hirauchi, Yakushima, Kagoshima
The price is ¥18,182 per night from Mar 6 to Mar 7

Situated in Yakushima, this lodge is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Yakushima National Park and within 6 mi (10 km) of Snake's Mouth Waterfall and Mt. Mocchomudake. Toroki ...

5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)

"野外温泉の湯着も貸して頂ける。 地元野菜にフルーツ、ほー朝食も美味しかったです。"…"

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2020

Ananda Chillage
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
Yakushima House TABUGAWA
Yakushima House TABUGAWA
3.5 out of 5
1534-2 Kusugawa, Yakushima, Yakushima, Kagoshima
The price is ¥14,564 per night from Mar 17 to Mar 18

Situated in Yakushima, this vacation home is within 9 mi (15 km) of Yaku Shrine, Yakushima Environmental Culture Village Center, and Anbo River. Yakushima National ...

5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"This house is beautiful and clean and has everything you could possibly need. The host is amazing and so helpful. It’s in a great location close to the town of Yakushima. Unfortunately we got stranded on the island due to bad weather and our host Takashi extended our stay and helped us with monitoring ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2020

Yakushima House TABUGAWA
Cottage Morinokokage
Cottage Morinokokage
2.5 out of 5
292-9, Funayuki, Kumage-gun, Yakushima, Kagoshima-ken
The price is ¥8,740 per night from Mar 6 to Mar 7

Situated in the mountains, this cottage is within 12 mi (20 km) of Yakushima Botanical Research Park, Toroki Falls, and Mt. Mocchomudake. Senhiro Fall and Yakushima ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (46 reviews)

"Informative and friendly staff, great facilities, and good location! (about 15mins drive to the bus stop that head to the trailhead for the Jyomonsugi trail)"…"

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

Cottage Morinokokage
Daichan House - Campsite
Daichan House - Campsite
1 out of 5
2534-54, Anbou, Yakushima, Kagoshima

Situated in Yakushima, this campground is 1.1 mi (1.7 km) from Yakusugi Nature Museum and within 3 mi (5 km) of Anbo River and Yakushima National Park. Yakushima ...

Daichan House - Campsite
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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Verified traveler

Nov 11, 2019

we stayed 3 nights , so we had 2 full days of hiking and sightseeing, I wish I stayed longer, its a nature lovers place for sure. shirintani unseiko was a big highlight and a very good hike. when you are from the city its so amzing to see such a beau

5/5 - Excellent

CW

Aug 12, 2019

100% beautiful.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jun 8, 2019

Shiratani was an excellent hike. Some good waterfalls around. Need your own car to have freedom to see the island. Beware the business hours of restaurants; many close between lunch/dinner, some closed Monday, some Tuesday, don't match Google hours.