Subtropical Plant Paradise Yubujima Island, Yubu-jima Taketomi-cho
(4.2/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web)
A thick natural growth of some 40,000 coconut and other subtropical trees, as well as 30 varieties of hibiscus, make Subtropical Plant Paradise Yubujima Island a true island garden. With a circumference of only 2.15 km (1.3 mi) and an elevation 1.5 m (4 ft) above the sea, the island features guava, papaya, and mangrove trees that attract tourists from across the world. For the best way to get around the island, take the water buffalo taxi, a memorable ride on a buffalo cart. Besides the flower gardens, highlights include a butterfly garden, a collection of shells on display, and a restaurant offering noodle soups and curry dishes. Yubu Island lies some 400 m (1,350 ft) from Oriomote Island. For Subtropical Plant Paradise Yubujima Island and beyond, use our Yubu-jima Taketomi-cho travel itinerary planner to get the most from your Yubu-jima Taketomi-cho vacation.
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  • Subtropical Botanical Garden Butterfly House, there's a golden pupa seen come and guide have been seen. Eggshells after hatching and there is a kind of Chrysalis and HEA staff? In I was hanging. Butterflies are flying but unfortunately not found.
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  • Yubu Island aboard the Buffalo vehicles from Iriomote Island, across the. I thought cow Buffalo go shallow waters, but by the nature of the cattle timekeeping slow, and defecate on the road as these waters no doubt of Escherichia coli growth areas. Photo in yufu Island land on Buffalo drive and welcome lay over the neck, but it goes to the restaurant on the premises (at an extra cost of course purchase-only applicants) was used to. Lunch in the restaurant of Ryukyu-style lunch box was used in the sense of taste is perfect. Also went on tour without extra time, couldn't walk in there is 3 stars rating.
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  • If you just come here to take the water buffalo ride, look at the water buffalo in their pen, and shop/eat at the very overpriced store, it's going to get tiresome very quickly. We walked around the i...  more »