Top 10 things to do in Hara Area

  1. Yakusugi Land
    Address: 452-1 Miyanoura, Yakushima, Kumage District, Kagoshima 891-4205, Japan
    Yakusugi Land is a natural park filled with ancient cedar trees that are hundreds of years old. Visitors can hike along the trails and see these magnificent trees up close.
  2. Shiratani Unsuikyo
    Address: Yakushima, Kumage District, Kagoshima 891-4200, Japan
    Shiratani Unsuikyo is a beautiful forested ravine with crystal clear streams and waterfalls. The hiking trails are well-maintained and offer stunning views of the surrounding landscape.
  3. Yaku no Tama Onsen
    Address: 104-1 Anbo, Yakushima, Kumage District, Kagoshima 891-4311, Japan
    Yaku no Tama Onsen is a natural hot spring located in the middle of the forest. The water is rich in minerals and has healing properties. Visitors can relax in the hot water and enjoy the peaceful surroundings.
  4. Nagata Inakahama Beach
    Address: Nagata, Yakushima, Kumage District, Kagoshima 891-4401, Japan
    Nagata Inakahama Beach is a beautiful white sand beach with crystal clear water. It's a great place to swim, sunbathe, and relax.
  5. Mt. Miyanoura
    Address: Yakushima, Kumage District, Kagoshima 891-4200, Japan
    Mt. Miyanoura is the highest peak on Yakushima and offers stunning views of the island. The hike to the summit is challenging but rewarding.
  6. Okonotaki Falls
    Address: Yakushima, Kumage District, Kagoshima 891-4200, Japan
    Okonotaki Falls is a beautiful waterfall located in the middle of the forest. Visitors can hike to the falls and enjoy the peaceful surroundings.
  7. Yakushima Fruit Garden
    Address: 1814-1 Anbo, Yakushima, Kumage District, Kagoshima 891-4311, Japan
    Yakushima Fruit Garden is a farm where visitors can pick their own fruit. The farm grows a variety of fruits including oranges, persimmons, and kiwis.
  8. Jomon Sugi
    Address: Yakushima, Kumage District, Kagoshima 891-4200, Japan
    Jomon Sugi is a massive cedar tree that is believed to be over 2,000 years old. Visitors can hike to the tree and see it up close.
  9. Yakushima Environmental Culture Village Center
    Address: 126-1 Anbo, Yakushima, Kumage District, Kagoshima 891-4311, Japan
    The Yakushima Environmental Culture Village Center is a museum that showcases the island's unique ecosystem. Visitors can learn about the flora and fauna of Yakushima and the efforts being made to preserve it.
  10. Yakushima Island Observatory
    Address: 3200-1 Miyanoura, Yakushima, Kumage District, Kagoshima 891-4205, Japan
    The Yakushima Island Observatory is located on top of a mountain and offers stunning views of the island. Visitors can take a cable car to the top and enjoy the panoramic views.