Mt. Miyanouradake, Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho

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The highest peak on the island of Yakushima, Mt. Miyanouradake includes subtropical forests and offers open alpine views. You can explore a range of paths and choose to stay at one of the area's huts. Avoid winter months, as heavy snowfall can make climbing practically impossible. Plan your Mt. Miyanouradake visit and explore what else you can see and do in Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho using our Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho trip itinerary planning website .
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  • Had a great walk on a perfect fine day. There are different terrains along the track you will not get bored. Saw 10 deers on the way what a big bonus. We booked taxi return trips to and fro Ando, cost...  more »
  • Because soft snow had piled up snow day went fine but somehow now it should climb to 11 month.
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  • From the Yodo River trailhead miyanoura-Dake-Jomon sugi-Sanzan truck road at night. Nature of Yakushima Island is nice, especially the forest zone, Awa-Dake, fan Yue, chestnut raw Mt. view is very helpful. Very rich in water, some flows on the trail, did not have to worry about water. Deer and monkeys are also met. There is also mountain seems to want to go.
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Where to stay in Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho

Popular among Japanese tourists, Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho offers a variety of places to stay, ranging from budget lodgings to exclusive hotels. Dozens of hotels are equally distributed along the southern, eastern, and northern shores of the island, with a few deluxe options overlooking Tanegashima Straits. Camping is forbidden, but backpackers can find several small huts free of charge along the island's trails. Otherwise, you can stay in budget-oriented dormitories and private rooms on the island. You can also rent a self-catering cottage, ideal for a budget family stay.
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