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Two Day Leisurely Hike of Jomon Cedar and Shiratani Unsuikyo with Moss Forest

もののけ姫 縄文杉撮影ツアー AND05


Take your time in the beautiful environs of Yakushima with a relaxed hiking tour and lots of time for photography among the ancient trees and moss forest.

  • もののけ姫 縄文杉撮影ツアー AND05
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Enjoy special round-trip transport to and from your accommodations to the start point, without any transfers and at a special low price of 1,740 JPY. (Standard taxi is about 9,000 JPY)

Relax and enjoy on a two day hike of Yakushima. Instead of pushing yourself to the limits to complete a 22 km course in one day, split it up, and enjoy ample time photographing the beauty of nature. The moss forest inspired the hit film Princess Mononoke, and is perfect for unique pictures.
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Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  • Drop-off
    Time & Location

  • DAY1  
  • 04:00-05:00 Pick-up from your accommodations
  • 05:00 Day 1 Hike
    縄文杉トレッキング08 Time to start! Enjoy taking lots of pictures at the famous sightseeing spots, or anywhere that catches your eye.
    We will stay overnight at the Takazuka mountain hut, or camp in tents.
  • DAY2  
  • Day 2 Hike
    縄文杉トレッキング05 Enjoy the second day in the great nature with a refreshed feeling after staying overnight in the mountain!

    Walking distance: Approximately 22 km for round trip
  • Drop-off at your accommodations
    • Children 10 years old and above can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Necessary Items:
      Rucksack, Sack cover, Trekking shoes, Stock, Light crampons, Snow spikes (only for winter), Head lamp and a spare battery (for use at night and early morning), Rainwear (top & bottom), Drink, Water bottle (empty plastic bottle), Food (For staying over night in the mountain, please bring some food.)
    • Thermal wear (from middle of October), Changes of clothes, Hat, Mobile toilet (for 1-2 times), Toilet paper (pull out the core to make it compact), Tissue & wet tissue (water-soluble type), Copy of the health insurance card, Domestic travel insurance paper (Please carry the one you had engaged in advance on that day.) Map & Compass, Watch, Camera
    • Recommended items:
      Sandals, Ear plugs, Spats/Gaiters, Folding umbrella, Shirt (sweat absorbing fast-dry material), Long pants (elastic, sweat absorbing fast-dry material), Socks (fast-dry material), Support tights, Gloves, Plastic bags, Garbage bag, Waterproof bag (to protect camera), 2-3 towels, Household medicine, Emergency articles, Sunscreen, Sunglasses, Cup, Toiletries, Camera.
Additional Note(s)
    • Guests staying in the Miyanoura and Onoaida area can use our pick up service. If you are staying in a different area, please contact us to check availability.
    • You may go on the tour with guests from other groups.
    • We will let you know the exact meet-up time and tour details once you arrive on Yakushima.
    • Please note that there will be no refunds if the tour content is altered due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Depending on clothing, physical conditions or if you disturb other guests, the guide may decide to not allow you to join the tour on the day. In this case there will be no refunds.
    • When you participate in a tour, you will automatically be covered by our insurance.

      Maximum coverage:
      Death, Physical impediment: 10,000,000 JPY
      Hospitalization insurance per day: 5,000 JPY
      Going to hospital per day: 3,000 JPY
    • To participate in the Shiratani Unsuikyo trekking, a 300 JPY climbing fee for the mountain association is charged. Please make the payment at the entrance to the climb.
    • A staff member will meet you at the airport, and give a lecture. Please also pay 2,380 JPY per person for the round-trip special transportation service at that time.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 7.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 19:30 local time, 4 business days to 19:30 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 19:30 local time, 3 business days to 19:30 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 80% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 19:30 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.


Language Japanese
Pick-up Available
Availability Daily
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