Yakushima Travel Guide

Browse 5 travel reviews, 7 travel blogs and 675 travel photos from real travelers to Yakushima.

People Traveling to Yakushima

Kuo Erin

Check Yakushima Hotel Deals

Check-in:
Check-out:
Guests:
Rooms:

Yakushima Overview

Location is at South of Japan,Yakushima is very small island keeping tons of nature. Of course it registration at a world haritage.
Most popular thing of Yakushima is the Jomon-sugi. Jomon is the name of era from 145 B.C. to 10 B.C.. And Sugi is cedar. So there are still living old cedares from ancient times. Oldest one is 2,000-7,000 years old,it stand up at the almost center of island. Japanese people are going to see that cedar hiking 8-12 hours in the forest but only some people get to there as it much hard hike.