UNESCO World Heritage, Yakushima tours & activities, fun things to do in Yakushima | VELTRA

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Japan is home to 19 World Heritage Sites, ranging from ancient temples and shrines to stunning natural areas like Yakushima and Shiretoko. Explore the historic sights of Kyoto, Hiroshima and Nara, or visit stunning Mt. Fuji. Book a tour to the romantic village of Shirakawago, or marvel at the remains of the ancient Ryukyu Kingdom in Okinawa.
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    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. No.1
    Great for beginner hikers or those with a little time left in Yakushima. Explore one of the best highlights of the forests of Shiratani Unsuikyo with a knowledgeable guide!
    Pick-up Provided

    USD60.56

    Daily
    3.5 - 4.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. No.2
    Feel like a kid again and jump into the fresh river water from a rock! Swim around with a snorkel and play with fish or explore the island on a river kayak!
    Pick-up Provided

    USD63.45

    Daily
    2.5 - 3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. No.3
    Take a nice long morning stroll through the forests of Shiratani Unsuikyo before hiking up Taikoiwa. Enjoy the view from above as you leisurely explore the island.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD115.36

    Daily
    9.5 - 11.5 hour(s) (morning)
  4. Trek through the mossy paths and ancient trees of Yakushima. Explore the mysterious, yet beautiful forest that is almost like a scene from Princess Mononoke!
    Pick-up Provided

    USD105.75

    Daily
    7 - 9 hour(s) (morning)
  5. Witness the glory of the ancient Jomon cedar in Yakushima. Hike through a long course and enjoy the path between a corridor of magnificent trees and nature.
    Pick-up Provided
    Special

    USD137.47

    Daily
    12.5 - 15 hour(s) (morning)
  6. Trekking tour to the basin of Janokuchinotaki falls, the largest waterfall in Yakushima. This is a hidden and serene spot in the upper stream area of river.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD150.54

    Daily
    8.5 - 9.5 hour(s) (morning)
  7. Take a walk in the forest in Yakushima, a World Heritage site where you can see various wild animals like monkeys and deer as well as beautiful scenery.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD150.54

    Daily
    8 - 9 hour(s) (morning)
  8. Realx on the river in Yakushima. You can go fishing, snorkeling, and observing river shrimp too. With instructions provided, even beginners can enjoy.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD150.54

    Daily
    7.5 - 8.5 hour(s) (morning)
  9. Trek on a mountain course carefully chosen. A guide with rich knowledge about Yakushima shows you around. Make your way up to the summit!
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD150.54

    Daily
    10 - 10.5 hour(s) (morning)
  10. Enjoy the most popular full day walking tour in Yakushima. The moss-covered valley feels like stepping into another world, and inspired Princess Mononoke.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD150.54

    Daily
    8 - 9 hour(s) (morning)
  11. Experience the deep Yakushima forest, with massive cedars and the unique ecosystem during a hike through a natural outdoor museum with a long history.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD150.54

    Daily
    8 - 9 hour(s) (morning)
  12. Hike through the nature park of the Unsuikyo Ravine. Enjoy the picturesque scenery of the mystical forest that was even used for the movie, "Princess Mononoke"!
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