Yakushima Island Private Full-Day Walking Tour and Local Guide

Outdoor Activities in Kagoshima

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Book this relaxing full-day walking tour in Yakushima Island with a local professional and friendly guide! Yakushima Island is located in Kagoshima Prefecture of Kyushu area and it is listed as the World Natural Heritage by UNESCO. Learn the history of the island while enjoying its beautiful botanical treasury with plenty of forests from ancient times showered by the southern heaven, where the islanders live along the vivid cycle of four seasons more intimately than elsewhere in Japan.
Pickup at your centrally located hotel in Yakushima in the morning and start the relaxing full-day walking tour in Yakushima Island with your professional and informative guide!Enjoy the beautiful nature of Yakushima Island surrounded by ocean view and mountain view! See a splashing giant waterfall, a Yakusugi cedar over 3,000 years old and tropical looking gajumaru (banyan) trees. Experience bathing in Yakushima’s onsen (hot spring). Learn the history of Yakushima from your knowledgeable and friendly guide while enjoying the mesmerizing view of the island. Also ask your guide for recommendations to customize your local experience. When the tour concludes, you will be dropped off at your hotel around 5:00 pm.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • English-speaking professional local guide

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities


  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Ideal choice for families
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Hotel pickup included