Sightseeing in Yakushima

We accept arrangement of guide.

Expert guide shows kindness, carefulness around place of world heritage Yakushima.

※Reservation is limited to accommodation. In addition, it should be 10 years old or more. Both adult and child are in same rate.

Jomon cedar
1.Of 11800 yen per person cedar course in Jomon (tax-included)

One-day roundtrip course to Jomon cedar which is said to be 7,200 years years old
Approximately ten hours round-trip in the time required. It is course suitable for seniors from intermediate person.

Schedule (example)

  • Hotel departure (about 4:00 a.m.)
  • Arakawa starting point of a mountain climb (about 6:00)
  • (the small Sugitani, 3s cedar, great stock sidewalk, Wilson strain, great king cedar)
  • Arrival (about 11:00) of Jomon cedar
  • Descent from a mountain - Arakawa starting point of a mountain climb (from 17:00 to 18:00)
  • Hotel

※Round-trip bus fare from Yaku cedar nature building to Arakawa starting point of a mountain climb is 1,380 yen other than the above. (period from March through November) would like cooperation of + climbing a mountain cooperation gold 1,000 yen.

Jomon cedar
2.Of 9700 yen per person Shiratani Unsuikyo course (tax-included)

(to Kusugawa sidewalk ... mossed forest and drum rock)
Course for intermediate people for approximately round-trip five hours from mossed forest to drum rock

Schedule (example)

  • Hotel departure (about 8:00)
  • Shiratani Unsuikyo entrance (about 9:00)
  • Kusugawa sidewalk ... forest - drum rock which is mossed
  • Descent from a mountain - Shiratani Unsuikyo entrance ... hotel (from 14:00 to 15:00)

※It costs money of Shiratani Unsuikyo cooperation 500 yen per person other than the above.

※As you may not arrange depending on the situation, please refer early.
Customer of inquiry, please list sex of all the participants and age and cell phone number of representative by email.
We do notification of the right or wrong after the inquiry.

※If there is request other than the course mentioned above, please refer. In addition, please consult about group, school excursion.

Reservation inquiry

Reservation inquiry
TEL 0997-42-0175

(reception hours from 8:30 to 18:00)

To yoyaku@ssh-yakushima.co.jp

 

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OK starting from our hotel!
Base rate (tax-included)
Car model Until six hours Until nine hours Until 24 hours
Vitz 1,000cc 4,320 yen 5,400 yen 6,480 yen
Moco (light) 3,780 yen 4,860 yen 5,940 yen
  • ※The handling of light car was called off in October, 2017. Thank you for your understanding.
  • ※It is 1,080 yen hourly afterward
  • ※It is 1,000CC ... 5,400 yen, light ... 4,860 yen afterward every 1st

※As for the above, include consumption tax; is displayed. (rate as of April 1, 2016)

Immunity from responsibility security system (tax-included)

Until 24 hours
1,080 yen

※It becomes condition of debt appearance to be able to join immunity from responsibility security.

Non operation charge (in the case of accident, theft, trouble of emergency)
When we return by self-run 20,000 yen
When we cannot return by self-run 50,000 yen
Navigation charges become free service.
Cancellation, reservation cancellation fee
Seven days ago on reservation ride day Free of charge
Before from 6 to 3 on reservation ride day 20% of base rates
2nd ... day before on reservation ride day 30% of base rates
The day on reservation ride day 50% of base rates
  • ※In addition, rent-a-car rental rate mentioned above is rate as of December 30, 2013.
    Please note that you may correct amount of money.

Gasoline rate

Return that is filled up in principle

※We pay the difference by case without return filled up, run kilometer conversion rate.

Reservation, inquiry number TEL 0997-42-0175
Information
  1. Rent-a-car section business hours from 8:00 to 18:00
  2. It becomes all car non-smoking.
  3. henhaisha to Awa district does not go.
  4. It becomes condition of rental to be able to join immunity from responsibility security.
  5. Navigation charges become free service.
  6. Please order at the time of one set of car seat (free), one set of youth sheet (free) reservation.
  7. Rental of car limits principle toward staying. (when you stay at other hotels, we cannot loan by consecutive stay during rental period)

Sightseeing model course

Yak cedar land Chihiro course

Miyanouradake course

Miyanouradake course

Jomon cedar course

Jomon cedar course

From hotel

To Arakawa starting point of a mountain climb, it takes approximately 1 hour by car.

When we leave from our hotel, let's leave before 5:00 a.m. having margin. I can hand early in the morning from 4:00 if you can order lunch at the front desk by night on the day before.

Learning spot

Yakushima environment Bunkamura center

Yakushima environment Bunkamura center

We can learn knowledge about Yakushima by display with large picture hall and model and panel of Riki Osako happily.

Usage guidance
Opening time From 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed days Every Monday (in the case of Monday holiday the next day)
Viewing charges (display hall and large picture)
  • Small, junior high student 250 yen (more than 20 groups 200 yen)
  • High university student 350 yen (more than 20 groups 280 yen)
  • 500 yen for adults (more than 20 groups 400 yen)
Phone number 0997-42-2900
Homepage Environmental Bunkamura center
Remarks It is approximately three minutes on foot from hotel
Historical Museum

Historical Museum

We introduce the history of Yakushima from Jomon period to the present age and life cycle of people with real thing display.

Usage guidance
Opening time From 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed days Every Monday, the afternoon of Saturday
Admission charges
  • Small, middle and high school student 50 yen (more than 20 groups 30 yen)
  • 100 yen for adults (more than 20 groups 70 yen)
Phone number 0997-42-1000
Homepage History race museum
Remarks Is car than hotel; approximately five minutes
Yakushima general natural park

Yakushima general natural park

It is place among nature which Miyanoura River flows through near. There is raising of seedling building in garden, and seedling of yak sima rhododendron shop shop Kuta negotiating Yaw is brought up. There is bandstand in garden, too and is available as event site.

Usage guidance
Fee for entering kindergarten
  • Small, middle and high school student 100 yen
  • 300 yen for adults
Phone number 0997-46-2900
Homepage Yakushima general natural park
Remarks Is car than hotel; approximately ten minutes
Yaku cedar nature building

Yaku cedar nature building

It is museum which can learn Yakushima mainly on Yaku cedar. Branch of branch life of cedar is opened to the public from January, 2007 in Jomon when we have compromised for the snow.

Usage guidance
Opening time From 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed days Every month first Tuesday
Admission charges
  • Small, junior high student 300 yen (more than 20 groups 200 yen)
  • High university student 400 yen (more than 20 groups 300 yen)
  • 600 yen for adults (more than 20 groups 500 yen)
Phone number 0997-46-3113
Homepage Yaku cedar nature building
Remarks Is car than hotel; approximately 45 minutes
Yakushima environment culture training center

Yakushima environment culture training center

It is facility learning importance and nature of nature and relation with person as Field in Yakushima. Even on the day we can receive the training for a short time. The daily training and accommodation training need advance reservations.

Usage guidance
Opening time From 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed days Every Monday (in the case of Monday holiday the next day)
Phone number 0997-42-2900
Homepage Yakushima environment culture training center
Remarks Is car than hotel; approximately 45 minutes
Yakushima world heritage center

Yakushima world heritage center

It is facility which can learn world heritage and profundity of nature of Yakushima using Gokan. It is base of national park management of Ministry of the Environment which can obtain seasonal information of Yakushima.

Usage guidance
Opening time From 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed days From December to every Saturday of February
Admission charges Free of charge
Phone number 0997-46-2992
Homepage Yakushima world heritage center
Remarks Is car than hotel; approximately 45 minutes

Tourist attraction

One Minato beach

One Minato beach issokaisuiyokujo

One Minato beach fully equipped with shower, locker room can enjoy sea bathing in front at forked tool cape. The circumference of beach is popular as diving spot. We are warned by watchman when we swim to tetrapod for breaking the water.

Usage guidance
Remarks Is car than hotel; approximately 15 minutes
Shitogo banyan tree garden

Shitogo banyan tree garden shitogogajumaruen

It is banyan tree park which is the biggest in Yakushima located beside port of Shitogo. We can see tree of very huge banyan tree when we can pull trees of many banyan trees. In addition, we can see a lot of plants peculiar to southern countries such as Alocasia macrorrhiza or Tani Watari.

Usage guidance
nyurinkyoryokukin 200 yen (more than high school student)
Remarks Is car than hotel; approximately 15 minutes
The country beach

There is the country beach; Nakahama

It is the beautiful shore where pure white sandy beach leads to approximately 800m. Sea turtle comes for laying eggs from June through August and is known as the laying eggs ground of the best sea turtle in Japan. On November 8, 2005, it was authorized Ramsar Convention Nagata Beach including the country beach.

Usage guidance
Remarks Is car than hotel; approximately 30 minutes
Jomon cedar (the photograph left)

Jomon cedar (the photograph left) jomonsugi

Jomon cedar which the name is known to as symbol of Yakushima. You must go ahead through the distance of one-way approximately four hours to see the figure and will considerably bear toward the lack of exercise. For protection of root, we can see the figure from observation deck established in slightly remote place. Broken branch is named "branch of life" in 2005 by heaviness of the snow and is displayed to Yaku cedar nature building now.

Shiratani Unsuikyo

Shiratani Unsuikyo shirataniunsuikyo

Natural recreation forest in approximately 800m above sea level. Because virgin forest in Shiratani was used as model of the stage of movie "Princess Mononoke", it is called "mononokeno forest" and is place that is most suitable to admire Yaku cedar and virgin forest.

Usage guidance
Forest environment maintenance promotion cooperation gold 300 yen (more than high school student)
Remarks Is car than hotel; approximately 30 minutes
The Wilson strain (the photograph left)

The Wilson strain

It is huge stump in the middle toward Jomon cedar from the large stock sidewalk. There is this name from what was introduced by American botanist Dr. Ernest Wilson in 1941. There is area of approximately 10 tatami in stump, and brook flows, too. In addition, large stock Shinto shrine is enshrined, too.

Miyanouradake

Miyanouradake miyanouradake

It is the mountain of Kyushu highest peak of 1,936m above sea level. It is one of the popular mountain climbing routes along with cedar in Jomon. Top contains electric wave of cell-phone and there is much climbing conveying joy on the telephone, but we do not break atmosphere and will do the noise of town with much effort as it is far.

Waterfall of Okawa

This waterfall of Okawa; cook

It is magnificent waterfall of drop 88m that was chosen as 100 selections of Japanese waterfalls. We can go to neighborhood so that spray is taken, but we slip, and let's warn unexpected cold bath so that it is not. As well as waterfall of Chihiro, force increases more on the rainy next day.

Usage guidance
Remarks Is car than hotel; approximately one hour 30 minutes
Yak cedar land

Yak cedar land

Natural recreation forest in approximately 1,000m above sea level. Promenade is installed in forest and can enjoy Yaku cedar and virgin forest casually. From the name, theme park with attraction or misunderstood all the time seems to sometimes come.

Usage guidance
Forest environment maintenance promotion cooperation gold 300 yen (more than high school student)
Remarks Is car than hotel; approximately 60 minutes
A.D. cedar

Cedar mood is over in A.D.

Yaku cedar of estimated approximately 3,000 years years old. We may say maximum cedar to be able to go to see by car and are Yaku cedar that there are the most coming people. It is right ideal for one without room at physical strength and time.

Waterfall of Chihiro

Waterfall sempironotaki of Chihiro

We can look at magnificent waterfall of drop 60m to run down monolith (one side approximately 200m) than observation station. Quantity of water increases on the rainy next day and is force perfect score.

Usage guidance
Remarks Is car than hotel; approximately 55 minutes
Waterfall of toroki

Waterfall of toroki

It is rare waterfall of drop 6m to run to back directly to the sea in red bridge and Mocchomudake of taikorekawa. We can look at the scene pop from entrance of sputum building opposite side as a 5-minute walk. As it is lacking in largeheartedness a little in comparison with waterfall of Chihiro and waterfall of Okawa, you should visit this place earlier.

Usage guidance
Remarks Is car than hotel; approximately 50 minutes
Hot spring out of flat inland sea

Hot spring hirauchikaichuonsen out of flat inland sea

It is hot spring springing out than reef of the shore. Because we just use natural rock and make bathtub, it sets in the sea other than about dried tidal hour two hours. As sightseer of hot spring comes, as for dressing room or the blindfold, wearing of swimsuit is impossible without all and courage is slightly necessary to enter.

Usage guidance
Remarks Is car than hotel; approximately one hour 15 minutes