Star Gazing Night Tour on Ishigaki Island

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One of the best starry skies in the world.

Relax under the starry night sky on Ishigaki Island, the only place in Japan where you can see the Southern Cross and view the dazzling constellations.

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The Yaeyama Islands and Ishigaki Island are the southernmost parts of Japan, just 24 degrees north of the equator. This locations means the Southern Cross, and a total of 84 of the 88 modern constellations can be seen on clear nights! Join us on a star gazing tour, where it looks like you can reach out and touch the glittering jewels of the sky.
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Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 34.16
USD 34.16
Elementary school (Age 6-12)
USD 22.47
USD 22.47
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*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 34.16
USD 34.16
Elementary school (Age 6-12)
USD 22.47
USD 22.47
One infant can join the tour for free per one adult.
This course is only for the day you book for.

*The weather on Ishigaki Island is subject to change, and it may become difficult to see the stars depending on the condition of the clouds. Please understand that this activity varies according to uncontrollable weather conditions.

Depending on the number of available seats, you may be able to change the day of your tour in the case your tour gets cancelled due to the weather.
  • Duration: 1 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Japanese-speaking guide / Activity fee
  • Schedule
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  • 21:00 Meet at Ishigakijima Hoshizora Farm
  • Star Gazing
    IMG_3938-4 The only place in Japan to see the Southern Cross. 84 of the 88 modern constellations can also be seen, depending on season!
  • 22:00 Tour ends at Ishigakijima Hoshizora Farm
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Restriction(s)
    • Bus fare:
      Round trip adult (Middle school and above): JPY 700 (Except Okinawa EXES Ishigakijima: JPY 500)
      Round trip child (3~Elementary school students): JPY 350 (Except Okinawa EXES Ishigakijima: JPY 250)
    • One infant may join for free per one adult.
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • We will let you know the detailed meeting place after you make a reservation.
    • The start time may change to better view the starlit sky or to better see rare astronomy events such as meteor showers.
    • The tour may be cancelled due to bad weather etc., according to a decision from a local staff member. In such a case, we will let you (or your representative) know beforehand.
    • The tour will be changed to a moonlight bathing tour on moonlight nights.
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Cancellation Policy
  • We do not charge a cancellation fee, but please let us know as early as possible if you want to cancel the tour.
USD 34.16
USD 34.16

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Language Japanese
Pick-up Not available
Duration 1 hour(s)
Availability Daily
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