Kumejima Island, Kumejima-cho
(4.3/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
Exciting wilderness, rich history, and eclectic culture make Kumejima Island an ideal destination for a range of travelers. The volcanic island famously features an unusual natural formation shaped like a bird, and a rock resembling a turtle's shell. To learn more about the island's history, stop by the wooden Uezu Historic House, or explore castle ruins surrounded by green hills. Visitors looking for a bit more action can hike to several white-sand beaches, providing safe nesting grounds for sea turtles. Put Kumejima Island into our Kumejima-cho itinerary builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Kumejima-cho.
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  • Kume Island I'm cuter. Because credit cards are accepted in all the shops and delicious bread in convenience stores use kreca not ★ one reduced, but, unlike the inland portions. People do this, sorry, and warm, but was surprisingly delicious rice. Style overall, a little dark to my basic light seasoning of rice, but not like central kitchens from scratch made from body-friendly.
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  • I think what South Island slowly relaxing swimming to travel, especially to something without a purpose. However, awamori is only on the island, very good (personal opinion) is the recommended means to yoneshima distillery
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  • From Kume Island ago going didn't you care, go 1 go another year to go, go the other islands. If you stay at EEF Beach area even without a car, hardly any inconvenience! And return from the Kume-jima Island, always want to go back without tears mending my tearjerking is a desire! ★ very well recommend ★
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