Wilson Stump, Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho

4.5
#3 of 10 in Neighborhoods in Kyushu-Okinawa
Head into Wilson Stump to take advantage of excellent photography opportunities from inside a heart-shaped tree stump. Here you step inside an old cedar tree and point your camera upwards to get a shot of the jungle canopy with a naturally made heart-shaped border. As you tour the local area, get a feel for the forest and take in the peaceful atmosphere. This attraction is located on the trail toward to the Jomon cedar tree, and is best visited on your way back to avoid the crowds. For Wilson Stump and beyond, use our Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho trip planner to get the most from your Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho vacation.
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  • Once during normal heart what I thought a darn and I (laughs) like me or look at such an angle from-. People's Café also stocks around, who would we like to go up to Jomon cedar, and people taking a NAP and I was. Recommend fewer hikers can enjoy fully, but many people like the GW during the slow hasn't seen since is go!
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  • Famous for looking up one large stumps from the heart-shaped look. Many climbers waiting heart matrix can seems to be. Was of a three-day weekend, but fortunately there was not crowded. Guide me to said, seems to be hot on GW and the mountain.
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  • One of the sights of a Long Island, be sure to visit, on the path of the rope, the tree hole can be seen from a point of view heart, along the road is very good to walk carefully a little bit can
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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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