Mangrove Forested Area, Amami

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National Park
Explore the flourishing, verdant Mangrove Forested Area, on the subtropical isle of Amami. Take a kayak tour with a knowledgeable guide through the waterways of this region, where ocean and river water mix, and trees develop strange seeds, dispatched to float along the liquid avenues. Your guide will point out various interesting species of animal and plant life, including the ryukyu ruddy kingfisher, a summer resident here. Be sure to bring plenty of water and a sun hat, plus a pair of binoculars to increase your chances of spotting animals. Arrange your visit to Mangrove Forested Area and discover more family-friendly attractions in Amami using our Amami family vacation planner.
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  • You can experience the different nature. I think is useful to rent a car, it's cheaper. Public transportation is inconvenient.
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  • This is action for people of all ages with the right attitude. You can get sweat, wet and even muddy. Along the way you learn to paddle a river kayak and get to know a mangrove in a safe setting. It i...  more »
  • To tell you the truth …I can't swim but my 10year old daughter really wanted to try canoeing so I gave in and am really happy I did. I got a little wet in the process but it was worth it. We could see...  more »