A mysterious island with a large ancient forest
Seibu Rindo Forest Path
The largest forest of evergreens in the northern hemisphere. You can see the vertical distribution of vegetation here in this ancient forest.
Shiratani Unsui Gorge
A wonderful forest where you can view clear streams flowing close up
The highest peak in Kyushu. The epic view from the peak is the best on Yakushima.
Ijinkan Foreigners’ Residence (Old Kagoshima Spinning Engineers House)
A valuable Western-style building constructed at the end of the Tokugawa Era and registered as a World Heritage site
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