Seibu Trail, Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho

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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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  • Driving the road, said, I have monkeys in the deer stand in front of the monkeys, a car. Wait for me still terrible but not. This monkey is small.
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  • 自駕時要小心,很多狹窄路段,運氣不好需要和大客車會車,比較麻煩。 剛開始一直看不到動物,有些擔心,但到了中段,猴子、鹿,多到難以忽視,甚至會佔據路面,很有趣的體驗  more »
  • You can realize that it's running in the wilderness was recognized as a world heritage site. I think you can see various animals are quite likely. Drops fell from the trees here and there, even just a sunny day, though muddy or wet surfaces. Often quite a distance, not parting with oncoming traffic, so if you have time and may it becomes a very difficult and not those who are confident in the operation. U turn is almost impossible if you start. Speed is useless, slowly and thoroughly enjoy.
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