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Yakushima Life - One day tour

Anbo, Yakushima-cho, Kumage-gun 891-4311, Kagoshima Prefecture
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Amazing Land and a Wonderful Guide

I had recently completed a four nights trip to Yakushima Island. Not only Yakushima turned out to... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2018
BasarBurcu
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Istanbul, Turkey
Spectacular Yakushima + Typhoon

We had 3 full days on Yakushima and despite the impending typhoon we had a fabulous time, trekking... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
mcarruthers94
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Brisbane, Australia
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Enjoy hiking with assurance and learn about the area with private and small-group guided hikes in English or Japanese to Shiratani-Unsuikyo, Jomon Sugi, Mt. Miyanoura, and beyond! From half day hikes to overnight hikes, come explore the wonders of Yakushima with me! Includes -accident insurance -lunch/meals -free pick-up/drop-off (except when a bus or taxi are required)
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Anbo, Yakushima-cho, Kumage-gun 891-4311, Kagoshima Prefecture
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

I had recently completed a four nights trip to Yakushima Island. Not only Yakushima turned out to be one of the most secluded and beautiful places that I have had a chance to visit in Japan, I also had the best hiking guide experience ever....More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

We had 3 full days on Yakushima and despite the impending typhoon we had a fabulous time, trekking and seeing the island. Our guide Jenny is just "world class", as she was able to cater for our hiking needs, in both heavy rain and sunshine!...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Jenny was incredibly helpful at every step of my Yakushima trip -- answering questions about the different hikes months before my trip, helping book accommodations, and even offering to help rent equipment prior to the hike. On her blog, there is also an incredibly useful...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We hired Jenny from Yakushimalife to guide us up Tachu Dake. The trail is not particularly technical or difficult to follow, but having someone to explain what we were seeing (and take pictures of us) was great! Jenny was extremely knowledgeable about the island's flora,...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2017

I contacted Jenny Yakushima Life via her super helpful Facebook page and she showed her thorough knowledge and extreme kindness by answering lots of my queries with great practical advice, before I booked this amazing tour. Jenny's been in Japan for some 15 years, and...More

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G-anne C
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Response from mcarruthers94 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, go to Yakushimalife...their website. I'm sure that Jenny (guide) will cater for one day tours. She could meet you at Yakushima airport or ferry terminal.
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