Seibu Trail, Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho

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Hiking Trail
Navigate a trail that works its way beneath a thick, verdant canopy of ancient cedar trees on Seibu Trail. The trail cuts through Yakushima island, which features huge swathes of protected nature reserves, including a 18,958 ha (46,844 ac) UNESCO Man and Biosphere Reserve. Being an unspoiled natural wonderland, the area around the trail abounds in wildlife, among which Yakushika deer and Yakushika monkeys roam and climb in great numbers. Make sure to bring your camera to capture photos of these distinctive animals, who generally don't mind by human attention. Seibu Trail is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our world travel planner, Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho Edition.
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  • Yakushima forest across the road. Be sure to go through this in order to pave the way to the lighthouse. Different lengths have no. .. It's a bit risky, but the scenery is beautiful. Monkeys and deer and may encounter. Be sure to close the Windows because the risk of wild monkeys.
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  • Clutch hard road is quite narrow, depending on where it is. You should always pass in the Western tourist. Feel nature of Yakushima Island, also the opportunity to meet people not familiar deer, monkeys and more.
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  • Encounter wild deer, monkeys and narrow roads to drive slowly through the village. It is almost car rental oncoming car may from time to time. We enjoy the nature.
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