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Yakushima Island

Yakushima Island ©K. P. V. B Yakushima Island ©K. P. V. B

Yakushima Island is a small island outside Kagoshima filled with sightseeing spots and abundant nature. The luscious terrain includes many waterfalls, exotic hiking trails through forests, and a chance to view all kinds of wildlife including monkeys, deer, and sea turtles (May to July). Many activities around Yakushima are possible, including snorkeling and kayaking.

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Tokyo (Narita) to Yakushima Island, Kagoshima

  1. Narita Airport

    1 h 55 min

    From 6,000 yen

  2. Kagoshima Airport

    • Bus

    50 min

    1,300 yen

  3. Kosokusen Terminal Bus stop

    • Ferry

    2h

    8,800 yen

  4. Yakushima Island

    Yakushima, Kumage District, Kagoshima Prefecture

    Free

All listed travel times and costs are approximate.