Yakushima Travel Guide

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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.