Hotel Akatsuki

Address: 553 Mugio, Yakushima-cho, Kumage-gun, Kagoshima Prefecture, Kyushu-Okinawa, 891-4402, Japan | Hotel
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This hotel is located on 553 Mugio, Yakushima-cho.
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Travel Blogs from Yakushima-cho

Day 10 Princess Mononoke forest

A travel blog entry by daveheidibaker on Apr 07, 2015

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Today we tackled our biggest and most exciting adventure to date, a trip to and trek around Shiratani Unsuikyo a wooded ravine which was the inspiration for the forest in Studio Ghibli's Princess Mononoke. The first challenge we encountered was making our way to the entrance. At an altitude of over 600 metres this involved wending our way up the narrow twisting mountain road. After a short climb we encountered the bottom of the ...

Day 9 Exploring Yakushima

A travel blog entry by daveheidibaker on Apr 06, 2015

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Today we went for breakfast with the other guests in the outdoor BBQ area. It was a traditional Japanese breakfast using local produce. We then set off to explore. First on our list was the yakosugi museum. This museum is dedicated to the huge and ancient sugi cedar trees native to yakushima. Some of these trees are thousands of years old and around 25 metres tall. The oldest of these are a bit out of our reach taking around a 10 hour round hike. ...


A travel blog entry by lucieandiuri on Sep 01, 2013

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Today we went on the Jomon Sugi trail which took us 7h10mins to complete. It was relatively flat so a pleasant walk. It is a very famous hike as the area is home to the largest cedar tree in the world and possibly the oldest one as well (estimation go from 2000 to 7000 years old). ...

Jomon sugi

A travel blog entry by luciecox on Sep 01, 2013

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Arrived around midday in Yakushimna. Left the atrocious weather of Kagoshima behind and was welcome on this beautiful island by sunshine. Found the camp which is not too close from the ferry (1hour walk) had a picnic in the park and little nap and then called it a day. Slept in a tent to save money on accommodation and ended up not sleeping at all so that was probably ...


A travel blog entry by un_vieil_homme on Sep 13, 2012

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... The dinner was again really delicious and there was a lot to eat (16 shells per person).

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