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Full Day Trekking Adventure to the Jomon Cedar with Special Transport


Let's enjoy rich nature!

Hike deep into Yakushima on a 22km course that takes you to the thousands of years old Jomon Cedar and other beautiful highlights of the forest.

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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)
A staff member will meet you on arrival at the airport, and explain and take payment on the day.

The Jomon Cedar is thought to be up to 7,200 years years old, and towers 25.3 meters tall, with a 16.4 meter thick trunk. This trek is an intense hike of 22 kilometers over about 10 hours. A knowledgeable and skilled guide will entertain you with explanations of the many other landmarks and famous sites as you make your way along the trail.
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Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  • Drop-off
    Time & Location

  • 04:00-05:00 Pick-up from your accommodations
  • Jomon Cedar Trek
    縄文杉トレッキング06 Course:
    Arakawa -> Kosugidani -> Sandaisugi (three generation cedar) -> Okabuhodo trail entrance -> the Wilson's stump -> Daiousugi (a great king cedar) -> ancient Jomon cedar. The same route will be taken on the return.
  • 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
    • 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
    • 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 maximum of 7.
Activity provider
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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, 2 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, 2 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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