Ishigaki Yaima Village, Ishigaki

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#2 of 12 in Historic Sites in Ishigaki
Gain an insight into local history, art, and nature at Ishigaki Yaima Village, a cultural park showcasing and protecting traditional Ryukyu life. The replica village is complete with quaint wooden architecture, animals roaming around, and regular performances of different aspects of the culture. Watch live performances of traditional dances, and listen to versions of folk songs performed by artists in traditional Ryukyu dress. Monkeys in the neighboring forest attract just as many people to the cultural park, with the friendly critters coming right up to feed out of your hand. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Ishigaki Yaima Village and many more Ishigaki attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Ishigaki trip generator.
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  • August 15, 2017
    Image is Okinawa Ryukyu Mura, joined mangrove walk a bit smaller. I hope to get in the mood to explore. You can also feed the squirrel monkey Park is located in.
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  • August 8, 2017
    Commune with the squirrel so I went. Food is like I'm sells time. Have people bring in their own, was offended. It is better defended the ruling because it embarrasses it with animals also suffer.
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  • July 28, 2017
    There are lifestyle of Okinawa. Flowers are in full bloom in the garden, is plenty of ambience. Direct feeding on squirrel monkeys to do, kids were overjoyed.
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The greatest abundance of accommodations on Ishigaki sit in the city of the same name. Lining the island's south coast, a number of high-rise hotels and resort-style options provide standard to luxury rooms and additional facilities, including restaurants, spas, and pools. Budget-conscious travelers will want to check out the "minshukus" (hostels with private and dormitory-style rooms), generally located in the city, but on streets further back from the sea. The northern coast of the island has its fair share of accommodations too, following the same rules as the south, but without the same breadth of choice.
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